Archive for December, 2013

Christmas comes early for community groups

SUCCESSFUL applicants in the Round One of South Gippsland Shire Council’s Community Grants Program for 2013/14 gathered at Council Chambers in Leongatha last Wednesday for the announcement of recipients and […]

Community option likely for Corner Inlet childcare

SOUTH Gippsland Shire Council is to focus its efforts on helping the community form a committee of management to operate childcare services in Corner Inlet. The move to ‘Plan B’ […]

Council launches online roads survey

SOUTH Gippsland Shire Council has ramped up its ‘Repairing our Roads’ advocacy campaign even further in recent weeks and now asks residents and visitors to support the campaign by completing […]

Fish Creek-Foster Road reopened

TO WIDESPREAD relief, VicRoads reopened the Fish Creek-Foster Road last Friday afternoon. Announcing the reopening, a VicRoads spokesperson said the road was being fully opened in both directions to cater […]

Local band Rockenspiele launches new CD

Rockenspiele is an all girl garage/bubble punk/rock band from the middle of a forest in South Gippsland.  They write original music and perform in venues across Gippsland. Their latest single, […]

NBN explained

NBN explained by iiNet

I came across this page on the iiNet website which I thought explains the National Broadband Network quite well. Disclaimer: I have no affiliation with iiNet what so ever. All […]

New master plan for Foster Showgrounds

AFTER completion of the vast majority of the projects identified as priorities in the 2005 Master Plan, Foster Showgrounds has a new plan. The 2013 Foster Showgrounds Master Plan was […]

Red Tape Tangle for Sandy Point’s Sewerage

RED tape in the form of a new regulation from the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is putting the development of Sandy Point and other unsewered coastal communities, such as Venus […]