Archive for June, 2010

A Slow Romance

Slow down and be enchanted by this extraordinary evening hosted by the Gippsland Gourmet Country Tourism Association, which features Li Cunxin from Mao’s Last Dancer as guest speaker. With a […]

Arthritis Support Group

10.00 am on the 4th Friday of the month at Foster Community Health Centre.

Arts organisations (and artists) in our area

Our population may be small, but when it comes to artistic talent, the Corner Inlet district punches way above its weight. The rich and thriving arts community includes musicians, painters, […]

Banksia Lodge Auxiliary

This community-spirited group undertakes a variety of fundraising activities to support the residents of Banksia Lodge – the Corner Inlet district’s much loved home for older people with low care […]

Boat ramp locations

Port Welshpool – 24 hour water access, all tides.  A tide board is situated on Fisherman’s Jetty.  3-lane ramp, holding jetty. Toora Beach – Water access restricted by tidal movement […]

Boolarra Folk Festival

Boolarra Folk Festival

Boolarra Folk Festival is a 1 day music and market stalls event. The festival is held in the beautiful Centenary and Railway parks in the town centre. The music starts at […]

Bushlink Mobile Childrens Services

Run by Kilmany Uniting Care, we visit rural families, providing access to a excellent range of toys, up to date information and support for families.  Ring for information 9 am […]

Cancer Council award for Anthony’s poem

A POEM by 12-year- old Anthony Turner of Foster has been se- lected for exhibition at the internationally ac- claimed Cancer Council Victoria Arts Awards. Anthony, who wrote his poem, […]

Cancer Support Group

This is an informal group for anyone travelling with cancer. We offer support, chat, networking, interesting speakers, good food, stories, jokes – and more.  Regular connection with the Cancer Council […]

Cardiomyopathy Association of Australia

This is a support group for people with Cardiomyopathy. We provide quarterly newsletters and quarterly meetings at Epworth Hospital with guest speakers.

Carers’ Support Group

Caring for carers consists of people who are caring for someone with a long term illness or disability.  We welcome anyone who needs support and information.  Plenty of books available […]

Christ Church Anglican Church of Australia – Foster

Sunday services Foster – 10.30 am Sandy Point – 4th Sunday at 7.00 pm Locum Minister: Rev Neil Thompson  (03) 5682 1340 Pastoral Assistant:  Geoff Kennedy  0410 435 590 Secretary: […]

Community bank settles the dust

MEMBERS of both Corner Inlet Men’s Shed and Corner Inlet Wood- workers are very grate- ful to T oora Community Bank Branch of Bendigo Bank for a $1,757 Com- munity […]

Conservation Society in Foster

The South Gippsland Conservation Society is a not-for-profit organisation based in Inverloch, with a local branch in Foster. Founded in 1976, we have a stable membership of about 300. The […]

Corner Inlet Little Athletics

For family fun and fitness! Running – sprint and long distance Jumping – long, high and triple Throwing – discus, shotput and javelin Little Athletics for children aged 5 -15 […]

Corner Inlet Motorcycle Club

We meet on the 1st Monday of each month, except January, at 8pm in the SES rooms, Foster.  The Yanakie Motocross Track is on the corner of Soldiers Road and […]

Country Women’s Association

The Country Women’s Association of Victoria is part of the largest women’s organisation in Australia. It is a non-party political and non-sectarian organisation for country and city women.  It aims […]

Diving & snorkeling

More info to come here soon.

Easy Access mobility map

Download the [download id=”21″ format=”1″] The maps show safe and accessible pedestrian routes and the facilities available in the South Gippsland towns of Leongatha, Korumburra, Mirboo North and Foster and […]

Employment Innovations Victoria – Foster

Employment Innovations Victoria Pty Ltd is a locally owned and operated company based in Gippsland. It was incorporated in March 1995. The company was initially established to provide employment consultancy […]

Employment overview & jobs info

South Gippsland enjoys an enviable unemployment rate of only 4.7% (March Quarter 2017), reflecting a prompt uptake of labour availability in the region and the vibrancy of the local business […]

Excitement over Meeniyan’s Community Plan

IT IS an exciting time for Meeniyan Community Plan Working Group as it has held its final meeting prior to an official launch of the Meeniyan Integrated Community Plan. Being […]

FAMDA – Foster Amateur Music and Drama Association

FAMDA (Foster Amateur Music and Drama Association) is an award-winning, community theatre and singing company that has involved, inspired and enriched the South Gippsland community since 1953. It’s mission is […]

Farmers’ market moved inside

Visitors to last Saturday morning’s market, traditionally held in the grounds of the Foster War Memorial Arts Centre, were relieved to find the majority of the market inside the hall. […]

First Foster Cub Scouts

Cub Scouts meet 4.30 – 6pm at Foster Scout hall. Interested in Cubs, Scouts or being a Leader?  Contact us.  We are currently taking registrations.

Fishing spots

Fishing at the Prom

Where to fish The Corner Inlet district is one of this State’s most prolific fishing grounds, with commercial fishing contributing around $5 million annually to the region’s economy.  Our healthy […]

FORTY years ago, The Mirror of Thursday June 25, 1970

• The new automatic telephone exchange at Foster was about to commence operation. • The Shire of South Gippsland refused a 430 residential lot subdivision in Foleys Road Yanakie on […]

Foster and District Community Car Scheme

South Gippsland Shire Council has four cars available, with each taking four passengers plus the driver. Two cars are based in Leongatha, one in Korumburra and one in Foster. Transport […]

Foster and District Historical Society

The Foster and District Historical Society, was formed at a public meeting in Foster on 3 August 1973 (formerly The Shire of South Gippsland Historical Society). Over the years the Society […]

Foster Basketball Association

Foster Bowl

The bowl is a capsule shape, spine with round bowl. There is also a metal half pipe/vert ramp. If you’re around the Foster area, then drop in – it’s great […]

Foster Bowls Club Inc

Foster Bowls Club is centrally located in the town. It has two synthetic greens and comfortable clubhouse facilities. The Club has a liquor licence. The membership runs regular bowls events and social activities. Full memberships and social […]

Foster Cemetery Trust

Foster Chamber of Commerce Inc.

ABN 52990405581 The Foster Chamber of Commerce & Industry Inc. allows Chamber members to participate in a range activities and promotions, and have a say on issues that affect businesses […]

Foster Cricket Club

Anybody aged 10 years and up can play.  Matches are held at Foster Show Ground and Foster Golf Club – junior games Saturday mornings, senior games on Saturday afternoons.  Training […]

Foster Fire Brigade (Foster CFA)

fire danger rating chart

In emergency dial: 000 Current incident and fire restriction information Contact the Victorian Bushfire Information Line (VBIL) on 1800 240 667 or go to the Vic Emergency website for all current CFA & […]

Foster Football Club

Welcome to Tigerland! The Foster Football club (the “Tigers”) have a long and impressive football history dating back to the 1890s.  A member club of the Alberton Football Netball League […]

Foster Garden Club

Foster Golf Club

Golf buggy

Foster’s beautiful 18 hole, Par 72 golf course has flat to undulating fairways with views of Wilsons Promontory and Corner Inlet. The course measures 5711 metres and has 5 par […]

Foster Indoor Bowls Club