Archive for September, 2017

– Cal Park and Ben Wells tie on 25 votes – Fish Creek’s Abbey Shaw top netballer THE Alberton Football Netball League held their vote count and presentation night last […]

Our next event is called “WILD LIFE”,  a group exhibition of 12 experienced artists, showing scuptures and drawings. Time: 14th September to 9th October 2017, Opening: Saturday, 16th Sept. at […]

A long standing contentious issue

ACROSS the Shire there are numerous old and inappropriate subdivisions related to historic activity such as mining or transport (rail and boat) that in the late 1800s were anticipated to […]

A man of vision operating eco boat tours at the Prom

ROB Pennicott’s business, Pennicott Wilderness Journeys, has won multiple Australian Tourism Awards and has a strong history of giving back to the parks and communities they operate in. “We will […]

Back to Back for Fish Creek

DESPITE a very wet week and threatening skies all day, a great crowd turned up to Meeniyan on Saturday to witness Fish Creek seniors go back to back in the […]

Certificate of Excellence for Bromley’s

RICK Bromley is pretty chuffed to have earned a certificate of excellence from Trip Advisor. “You have to rate No 1 in your category for a certain amount of time,” […]

Clean Green Gippsland

  THAT’S the message the Economic Development Team in South Gippsland and Viplus Dairy promoted when they hosted a tour of various Gippsland producers, showcasing the quality and variety of […]

Death Notice: Maxwell William Sward

Maxwell William Sward 10/01/1940 -17/09/2017 Dearly beloved husband of Grace, father of Corinna, Craig, Lilea and Petina. Adored Grandad of James, Abbey, Mitchell, Jordan, Tomika, Petar, Ewan, Matilda and Thomas […]


YES folks, the annual Corner Inlet Anglican Parish Fete is almost here. Mark Saturday, October 14 in your diaries and plan to be there join in the fun. The day […]

Fishy Bricks

FISH Creek kindergarten has created a wonderful opportunity for each and every individual who has been involved with and influenced by this special place to be recognised and remembered. It […]

Foster Pool Needs You!

SOUTH Gippsland Shire wants feedback from the Foster community by Monday October 2 so they can develop a Master Plan for the Foster Pool. Pool President, Ian Lyon, said that […]

Foster Pool survey ends October 7

The South Gippsland Shire Council is conducting a survey gathering input from the community re the Foster Pool and the Foster Community Association encourages you to complete this online survey. […]

Hoddle trail is simply a walking track

ON Wednesday September 20 at the Public Presentation Day at Council Chambers there was a strategy review on the Paths and Trails Strategy. Consultant Andrew Nixon who gave the presentation […]

Join The Party to Welcome the Great Victorian Bike Ride

Preparations for the Great Victoria Bike Ride’s arrival to the Prom Country are well on the way to creating an action packed program which will welcome riders to the region. Local […]

Land changes for Moyes Road

SOUTH Gippsland Shire Council is proposing to re-align part of Moyes Road, Stony Creek to clarify land boundaries with an adjoining landowner. The owner of the adjoining property has made […]

Long Jetty works on track

  SMC Marine’s Project Manager for the Rehabilitation of the Port Welshpool Long Jetty, Wes Cahill, says things are going really well at Long Jetty.  “We’re half way through the […]

New ‘Wild Life’ Exhibition at Stockyard Gallery

Our next event is called “WILD LIFE”,  a group exhibition of 12 experienced artists, showing scuptures and drawings. Date: 14th September to 9th October 2017 Opening: Saturday, 16th Sept. at […]

Prom Country Cheese Star in Federation Business Awards

BRONWYN and Burke Brandon from Prom Country Cheese Moyarra took out the Food and Wine Production Award at the Federation Business Awards held in Traralgon on Friday, August 25. Businesses […]

Proposed cantilevered viewing platform at Agnes Falls

AT Public Presentations in Council Chambers on Wednesday, September 20 Kathy Whelan and Peter Lee from Friends of Agnes Falls expressed their gratitude to Mayor Ray Argento for putting forward […]

Sandy Point’s Men’s Shed Receives Grant

IT’S absolutely remarkable to get a grant for $60,000,” said Men’s Shed Secretary, Phil Cornwell. “We are really excited. It will be all hands to the wheel.” This is the […]

Two new CFA members jump on board

FOSTER CFA welcomed two new members, Tim Gooding and Jason Midwinter, on Friday September 8. “Tim and Jason are now the proud owners of nice new protective equipment and have […]

Vote for your favourite photos

OVER 100 photos were submitted in Prom Country Regional Tourism’s winter photography competition. Now it’s time to vote for your favourites. During winter, photography enthusiasts entered a maximum of three […]

What’s the future of the Alberton Football Netball League?

THIS Saturday’s grand final between Fish Creek and Toora could be the last game played in the Alberton Football Netball League as we now know it. The season was difficult […]

Wild things happening at Stockyard Gallery

GRANT FLATHER is the curator of Wild Life, an extraordinary group exhibition at Stockyard Gallery in Foster. Originally he organised to do a solo show but realised about 6 months […]