Archive for January, 2023

Australia Day 2023

THIS year, the Foster and District Historical Society have an exhibition featuring Immigration to South Gippsland. This has inspired an Australia Day event which is quite different, as it celebrates […]

CFA districts, helicopters fight Agnes scrub fire

BRIGADES and appliances from three Gippsland Country Fire Authority districts, along with two helicopters, combined to fight a scrub fire that consumed an area of more than three hectares in Barry […]

Great Southern Rail Trail now open between Nyora and Leongatha

COUNCIL is pleased to announce that the Great Southern Rail Trail extension between Nyora and Leongatha has been completed. The project increases the total span of the trail from 72 kilometres […]

South Gippsland Coastal Strategy engagement continues

CONSULTATION for South Gippsland Shire Council’s new Coastal Strategy is continuing, with an online discussion and another four community pop-ups occurring before the end of the month.  The Coastal Strategy will […]