Archive for September, 2011

AFL Stars coming to South Gippsland!

To celebrate the AFL September finals fever, Toyota has arranged for some of the stars of the AFL and the replica AFL Premiership Cup to visit parts of regional Victoria. […]

Back to back B&F’s for Foster’s Shaun Everington

FOSTER footballer Shaun Everington won the 2011 Alberton Football League senior best and fairest award and Peter Moore medal for the second year running when votes were counted at the […]

Cheers all round as Prom reopens this Friday

THE excitement is palpable across the district with the imminent reopening of the southern section of Wilsons Promontory National Park, including Tidal River and many of the most popular walks. […]

Coalition announces new Gippsland port development

A BREEZE and a burst of sunshine last Thursday heralded a new and much anticipated beginning for Port Anthony. Speaking on site, Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional and Rural […]

Fish Creek Primary looks forward and back with pride

THE focus was on Fish Creek last Wednesday, when triple celebrations were held at the primary school. Fish Creek and District Primary School, to give the school its full title, […]

Foster Community Association urges community to become involved

“THE Foster community is a great community, and it can only improve. Let us all help it do so,” says Larry Giddy. The president of Foster Community Association is calling […]

Premierships spread around – Seven clubs take the spoils

THE culmination of the 2011 Alberton Football and Netball League grand finals saw seven clubs come away with premierships with close and exciting matches in all grades. In front of […]

Prom reopening key to tourism boost

IN RECOGNITION of the crucial role Wilsons Promontory National Park plays in attracting visitors to South Gippsland, the State Government is giving Gippsland’s peak tourism body, Destination Gippsland, funding of […]