Archive for September, 2023

Fish Creek crowned  Mid Gippsland premiers

FISH Creek never looked like losing the 2023 Mid Gippsland Football Netball League Senior premiership on Saturday at Morwell East with a huge crowd paying $37,000 at the gate to […]

Foster Primary students rehearse Jungle Book roars

FOSTER Primary School students are rehearsing their roars, songs and their cool dance moves as they enter into the final week before presenting their whole-school production of Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS. […]

Half a century for Foster and District Historical Society

THE Foster and District Historical Society Inc. has reached an important milestone in its own history. Just over half a century has passed since the Shire of South Gippsland Historical […]

Paintings by two artistic mates presented to South Gippsland Hospital

PAINTINGS by two artistic mates have been presented to South Gippsland Hospital SGH in Foster as a permanent celebration of their decades-long friendship and to provide pleasure to those passing through […]

Sammy runner-up in Rural Ambassador State Final

Foster Show’s own media and promotion officer Sammy Spark became the runner-up in the Victorian Agricultural Shows’ (VAS) Rural Ambassador State Final awards held at the Royal Melbourne Show on […]

Shire adopts South Gippsland Coastal Strategy

South Gippsland Shire Council formally adopted its 30-page “leadership piece” South Gippsland Coastal Strategy at the open council meeting held in Leongatha on Wednesday afternoon, September 20, 2023. The Coastal […]

Shire rates notices arriving now

SOUTH Gippsland Shire Council rates notices, all 20,428 of them in fact, are beginning to arrive in either physical or electronic letterboxes throughout the municipality as well as beyond in […]

Shire welcomes news Prom is safe from windfarm zone

SOUTH Gippsland Shire Council has welcomed the announcement that Wilsons Promontory and the area to the west of Wilsons Promontory are officially off the table as a future offshore renewable energy zone. The announcement by Minister Chris […]

Sporting facility upgrades

OVER the past 12 months South Gippsland Shire Council has upgraded a number of sporting facilities to support the requirements of our local sporting groups.  This week, Council officially launched […]

Torana club honours Brock mechanic “Nowa”

A fleet of 11 Holden Toranas, all with gleaming paint and that distinctive engine note, drove in at Prom Country Aged Care’s (PCAC) Prom Country House in Foster on Sunday […]