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Many reasons to become a pharmacist

NO matter the population size, every town requires pharmacists. This career, which entails being qualified to dispense medications and in-depth knowledge of how medications work, is in high demand and has plenty of growth potential. These medical professionals earn around $81,000 a year as an average base pay with the opportunity to earn significantly more […]

November 12th, 2019 | Posted in Business,News | Read More »

Super Saturday set to stun at Marriott’s

THE annual Super Saturday sales will kick-off at Marriott’s at 9am on Saturday, November 9. The Leongatha store will be offering savings on a series of items storewide until 1pm. Customers can enjoy a sausage sizzle during the day and will also have the chance to trade in equipment. Owner Tim Marriott said there are […]

November 6th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Meeniyan bakery business rises to the top

THEIR new location is bigger and better, but Pandesal Bakery has maintained their small town feel and quality produce. Now located at 96 Whitelaw Street, Meeniyan, the spacious, alluring location – which is a delicate blend of country and industrial – boasts a variety of artesian breads and pastries. Owners Patricia and Stephen Orr vowed […]

October 29th, 2019 | Posted in Business,Community,News | Read More »

All welcome at Central Cafe

WANTING to unwind with a friend and a quality coffee, all while the kids are entertained? Or maybe your community group is looking for their new local meeting spot? Leongatha Central Cafe is the perfect setting, offering rich coffee, delectable meals and an inclusive, friendly atmosphere. With a full salad bar, sandwiches to order, hot […]

October 22nd, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Sustainable timber trade takes off in Foster

Grace Griffith NOT only are TouchWood Timbers preserving the past with precious wooden keepsakes, they are minimising their carbon footprint by using recycled timbers – a win-win situation. The Foster business, run by Mike Bland and his wife Milena, blossomed from Mike’s hobby into a business three years ago. Their tree change from Melbourne was […]

October 15th, 2019 | Posted in Business,News | Read More »

South Gippsland summer is a reason to celebrate

KATE and Mick Adkins of Events By Kate are celebrating 10 years of EBK.  In this time they have created and executed hundreds of weddings and events across Victoria.  “I do not know where the time has gone. In some ways it only feels like yesterday,” Kate said.  “Since starting my own events business, we […]

October 15th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Berrys Creek tantalises on world stage

Grace Griffith   BERRYS Creek Gourmet Cheese’s Riverine Blue has been recognised at an international level, taking out a silver medal in a global class amongst 5000 other entries. It was one of several of the local makers’ cheeses to receive a prestigious award at the Nantwich World Cheese Awards in the UK recently. The […]

October 8th, 2019 | Posted in Business,Community | Read More »

Inverloch tree experts branch out

WHILE the leaves clogging your gutters may be out of sight, they shouldn’t be out of mind. For many people, cleaning out blocked gutters is timely, messy and dangerous. Tree trimming experts, Lochie and Sue Jarvis of Inverloch, recognised that many homeowners needed a better and safer solution for their gutter cleaning. As a result […]

October 8th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Sam’s all pumped up

Action Pumps’ new owner can help you YOU might think he’d be feeling the pressure, or, dare we say it, under the pump. But Sam Turner, the unflappable new owner of Action Pumps in Leongatha, is taking everything in his stride. “I took over at the end of the financial year. I worked as a […]

September 20th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Rural tutoring more accessible

DO you know that tutoring is in high demand?  Even though you live in a rural area, you can still work as a tutor online. While some companies may require you to have an educational background in the subjects they want you to tutor, many online tutors do not need prior teaching experience. Keep in mind […]

September 13th, 2019 | Posted in Business | Read More »

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