Archive for September, 2020

Ensure PCAC’s future in your will

PROM Country Aged Care has just launched its new Bequest Program and is asking the people of the Corner Inlet district to ensure PCAC’s future by remembering the community-based facility […]


AS Father’s Days go, this one wasn’t one filled with good news on the COVID front.  It wasn’t a great surprise that the government extended lockdown measures, as the numbers […]

Free cloth masks at SGH Community Health Centre

REUSABLE face masks from the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) are now available at the South Gippsland Hospital Community Health Centre in Foster. A washable black cloth mask […]

Members announced for new South Gippsland Advisory Groups

SOUTH Gippsland Shire Council would like to congratulate the newly appointed members of the Economic Development Strategy Advisory Group (EDSAG) and the Visitor Economy Strategy Advisory Group (VESAG). These recently […]

Precinct Coronavirus Update

Foster and Toora Medical Centres OPTIMISM. Quiet optimism is creeping back as the numbers decline.  Relief. And relief that the harsh measures imposed seem at this stage to be working.  Who […]

Shire announces 20 leadership program people

SOUTH Gippsland Shire Council has announced the names and postcodes of the 20 people chosen to take part in the 2020 Community Leadership Program. Selected from a field of 36 […]

Shire community asset committees start

COMMUNITY asset committees and their membership have now started managing South Gippsland Shire’s public facilities such as halls, recreation reserves, an art gallery, showgrounds, and a museum; all previously run by […]

Twenty chosen for shire leadership program

TWENTY  people have been chosen from a field of 36 applicants for a place in the South Gippsland Shire Council’s 2020/2021 Community Leadership Program. The shire’s administration panel voted to endorse […]

Wellbeing packs posted to college students

WELLBEING packs full of health information and resources, plus a few special treats, are being posted to the home of every Foster Secondary College student, thanks to a $5000 South […]

Wild storm claims shop windows, fences, trees, power lines

SHORT in duration but particularly wild, the storm that swept through the Corner Inlet district last Thursday August 27, 2020 claimed shop windows along Toora’s Stanley Street as well as […]

Yarram woman dies after road crash at Foster

A 60-year-old Yarram woman died while being airlifted to the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne after the car she was driving crashed on the South Gippsland Highway at Foster on Friday […]