Archive for September, 2022

Australia Day Awards nominations now open

THE 2023 South Gippsland Australia Day Awards are now open. The awards provide an opportunity for hard-working residents to be recognised for the significant contribution they make to their local community.  […]

Driver bolts after stolen truck tips over

VICTORIA Police are keen to hear from anyone who may be able help identify a driver who bolted from an allegedly stolen truck after it tipped over on the South Gippsland […]

Locals shine in top awards

Mid Gippsland Football Netball League AFTER the cancellation of the last two seasons due to COVID-19, the Mid Gippsland Football Netball League is finally being able to reward its competitors […]

Magpies swoop – Toora triumph

The culmination of the Mid Gippsland Football Netball League grand finals, the first ever played since the six local former Alberton League sides joined their league. The games were played […]

New Foster Kindergarten turns up on trucks

WHAT will be the 33-place Foster Kindergarten from the start of 2023 turned up in town last Monday afternoon, August 29, 2022, loaded on the back of a fleet’s worth of […]

Restaurant staff needed

Highly acclaimed restaurant/vinyard/function centre/cellar door with views to Wilsons Promontory National Park, requires a talented and passionate chef/cook and wait staff to begin in October. Two hours from Melbourne, great […]

Scholarship program to benefit local youth

ONCE again a Promontory District student will benefit from our scholarship program, which will supplement their study costs in their first year of higher education. The Toora & Foster Community Bank […]

Seeking koala sightings & scats on private property

Friends of the Earth have been surveying and mapping the Strzelecki koala since 2013. These genetically significant koalas over-time have radiated from the Strzelecki Ranges to the Gippsland Plain. They […]

South Gippsland Hospital welcomes new staff – with room for more!

SOUTH Gippsland Hospital (SGH) in Foster has welcomed nine new members to its health professional staff during September 2022, and greeted another community volunteer, too, with plenty of room for more […]

The Lion King Kids

FOSTER Primary School held its school production during the last week of term.  The Lion King Kids.  Directed by music and art teacher Mr Nick Carver it had been a long time coming […]