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Taking all the pain out of life

NAGGING aches and pains are a fast way to take the joy out of the life. South Gippsland Therapy Centre cares about preventing your ongoing pains. Osteopath Dr Lachlan Chisholm has been a valued member of the South Gippsland Therapy Centre for five years. Dr Chisholm works with the patient to develop pain management strategies […]

April 16th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »


THE increasing problem surrounding hiring a taxi in the region has triggered a major investment by Leongatha RSL Club.  The club has now joined a number of other venues in purchasing a courtesy bus so it can collect and drop off patrons. Club president, Ken Wanklyn, took the keys of a Hyundai i-Max people mover […]

April 16th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Chapman carves a successful future

MARK Chapman, owner of Chapman’s Free Range Butchery, is ‘carving it up’ when it comes to successful business. Located in the industrial estate in Inverloch, the store was just a tin shed when Mr Chapman purchased it four years ago. After a lot of love and labour, the business is thriving, stocking an abundance of […]

April 16th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Hobby becomes a business

THE March dinner speaker for the Southern Business Women’s Network, Lucy Mathieson, who is a successful food blogger whose home base is in South Gippsland. She shared with the dinner guests at last Thursday’s event at Krowera her secrets and learnings from her journey from primary school teacher to successful blogger. This is the story […]

March 27th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

ViPlus growth backs community

INTERESTED onlookers assembled at ViPlus Toora Factory – a company that produces locally made infant formula products – for the first ever public open day on Friday to celebrate job growth, new investment and its commitment to local Toora community groups.  Viplus CEO Jon McNuaght welcomed attendees, saying it was great to see so many […]

March 27th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Going the extra mile

MOTOR enthusiast Adam Trotto from Leongatha Toyota and Honda is going the extra mile to help with all your motoring needs and queries as he approaches his fifth year at the local workshop. Starting out as a motor mechanic apprentice, Mr Trotto recently made the leap into a service advisor role. When asked why he […]

March 27th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Phone outages stress businesses

TOORA businesses have again experienced phone outages following the disconnection to some landline services that started on Christmas. Foodworks supermarket, Prom Coast Hardware and the Toora Newsagency were among the affected businesses throughout the past few weeks. Foodworks have two Telstra lines at their supermarket and speaking to The Star newspaper revealed fax line interference […]

March 13th, 2019 | Posted in Business,News | Read More »

Excitement builds in Korumburra

THE Korumburra community is excited about the prospect of the Great Southern Rail Trail being extended to the town, from Leongatha. The trail was discussed at the meeting of the Korumburra Business Association (KBA) last Tuesday, February 26 at the Korumburra Community Meeting Room. The KBA heard about the latest rail trail and community hub […]

March 5th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Delegation takes priorities to Canberra

A DELEGATION of Gippsland business and community leaders travelled to Canberra recently for two days of meetings with government and shadow ministers, MPs, political advisors and other officials. The One Gippsland delegation attended 20 meetings across two days, reminding Australia’s leaders that Gippsland’s priority projects are essential to the region’s growing population, economic sustainability and […]

March 5th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Young builders shine

MIRBOO North carpenter Ben Austin won the Master Builders’ Gippsland Section Training Provider Apprentice of the Year Award at the Premier Function Centre, Traralgon last Thursday. Ben was among three apprentices from Gippsland to be awarded for their dedication, skill and hard work. The other two winners were carpenter Jackson Harry from Waratah Bay (Employer‐nominated […]

February 26th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

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