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Paul’s recipe for success

INVERLOCH is serving up success with the local Seniors football team winning its first premiership in 31 years on Saturday and local bakery Paul the Pieman winning a swag of medals in the 2017 Great Aussie Pie Competition, judged last week. Footy finals time is the perfect time to hop into some great Aussie fare […]

September 19th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

High pie recognition

KELLY’S Bakery serves mouth watering pies in Korumburra and their recent award proves that. Bakery owner, Jason Kelly collected a silver medal for his slow cooked pork pie with smoky barbecue flavour at the Great Aussie Pie Competition held in Sydney last week. “It’s good to win an award nationwide,” Mr Kelly said. “Our pork […]

September 19th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Burra Foods praises top farmers

BURRA Foods honoured first class suppliers at an awards ceremony at the Korumburra Showgrounds last Tuesday, September 12. The Korumburra-based milk processor presented Gold Quality Awards to farmers who had produced A Grade milk all season with average bulk milk cell count of less than 100,000, and Silver Quality Awards to farmers whose milk had […]

September 19th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Cheesemaker tastes victory

A MOYARRA cheesemaker was the only South Gippsland business to win at the Federation Business School Gippsland Business Awards on Friday night. Prom Country Cheese won the Food and Wine Production category, with judges praising the business’s vision and “balance between size of farm, ongoing growth and maintaining quality of product”. “They have identified new […]

August 30th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

VET provides a head start

VOCATIONAL Education and Training (VET) allows school students to include vocational studies within their senior secondary certificate. As part of a VET program, students undertake nationally recognised training that contributes to their VCE or VCAL. VET offers students the opportunity to combine general and vocational studies, explore career options and pathways, undertake learning in the […]

August 30th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Supermarket comes closer

KORUMBURRA is closer to receiving a new supermarket after South Gippsland Shire Council last Wednesday voted to sell the former council offices. The sale to Michael’s IGA will pave the way for a new IGA supermarket, tipped to be worth up to $30 million and create new jobs for the district. Council voted to sell […]

August 30th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Build your business

IF you are a business owner thinking about seeking new opportunities, looking to make changes to keep up with changing market pressures or to meet customer expectations, then this workshop will assist you on how to take the next step. Next month’s Building Your Business workshop aims to provide business owners with the tools, skills […]

August 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Finish in sight for Anderson Street works

THE Leongatha Anderson Street service lane will now be completed in early October this year. The project has encountered delays, mainly due to wet days and a general lack of drying to allow the road pavement to harden. Project works include stormwater drainage improvements, better direction of traffic for improved flow, asphalting of gravelled areas […]

August 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Burra businesses come together

THE past 12 months have been busy and rewarding for the Korumburra Business Association (KBA). The KBA annual general meeting was held on Wednesday evening at the Korumburra Community Meeting Room. It is exciting times for Korumburra with the announcement Michael’s Supa IGA is investing $8 million in a new supermarket development in Commercial Street. […]

August 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Smith Steel clears the way

ALL steel was cleared at a successful clearing sale at Pound Creek last Friday. After 40 years of operation, Smith Steel closed recently and all left over stock and items were auctioned. There was plenty of interest, with more than 300 people registering on the day. The auction kicked off at 10am and SEJ agents […]

August 8th, 2017 | Posted in Business | Read More »

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