Archive for October, 2017

“Photography Exhibition and Sale” by the South Gippsland Camera Club.

At Stockyard Gallery, from 12th October to 7th November 2017, open daily 10am to 4pm.

Arts community – content for new Arts publication wanted

South Gippsland Art, Culture & Creative Activity Publications In 2017/18 the South Gippsland Shire Council will produce four publications promoting South Gippsland’s Art, Culture and Creative activity during the year. […]

Best school in all of Gippsland

FOSTER Secondary College  is officially the highest performing secondary school from Mallacoota all the way to down near Dandenong. Principal Matt McPhee and Vice Principal Dean Duursma were handed their […]

Everybody happy with progress at Long Jetty

TWENTY representatives from South Gippsland Shire Council, Gippsland Ports, SMC Marine and the Project Control Group were present at the Long Jetty in Port Welshpool on Thursday October 26 to […]

Foster Community Bank® branch turns 10

THE Foster Branch of the Promontory District Finance Group Ltd is getting ready to celebrate its 10th birthday on Wednesday, October 11. Chair Rob Liley said the locally-owned and operated […]

Foster’s 150th birthday – initial planning meeting

On Wednesday October 18th at 7.00pm in the Victory Room of the Exchange Hotel a small group will start the planning for February 2020. Please feel welcome to join us. […]

Great food, great women, great conversations

AS Dolly Parton said, “If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader.” The […]

Hardcore carnivore at Paul and Samantha Crock’s ‘Biran Biran’

A FILMCREW along with a Chef from Texas descended on the Crocks on Friday October 27 at their beef farm located at Hoddle, half way between Fish Creek and Foster […]

Local Ralph Gallagher appointed to Rating Strategy Committee

SOUTH Gippsland Shire Council appointed members to the Rating Strategy Committee at its Ordinary Meeting on Wednesday October 25. The committee will focus on reviewing the rating principles and differentials […]

Nationals back call for South Gippsland Hospital upgrade

THE Nationals Member for Eastern Victoria Melina Bath has spoken in parliament in support of state government funding for vital upgrades of South Gippsland Hospital in Foster. The hospital – […]

Photography Exhibition and Sale by the South Gippsland Camera Club

At Stockyard Gallery, from 12th October to 7th November 2017, open daily 10am to 4pm.

School crossing for Fish Creek Primary a long time coming

PRINCIPAL of Fish Creek Primary School, Dale Brooks, said they are all very excited about the crossing finally happening. “There is a bit of disruption but that’s a small price […]

Toora father to walk from Coolangatta to Toora

TOORA father of four Craig Tanner is planning to walk 2,500km to raise funds for pediatric brain cancer research and Ronald McDonald House Charities. Craig will set off from Coolangatta […]

What’s not to love about Foster

WITH the Streetscape almost complete and the Great Victorian Bike Ride about to hit town now is a good time to support your friends, neighbours and yourself, not large corporations […]