Archive for November, 2023

‘Meet and Greet’ sessions with the South Gippsland Community Health Foundation

THE Board of the South Gippsland Community Health Foundation recently held their Annual General Meeting and are in the midst of planning for the next twelve months. They welcomed new […]

Cr Clare Williams new SG Shire Mayor

SOUTH Gippsland Shire Council now has a new mayor and deputy mayor to lead the municipality during the final third of its current three-year term ahead of the next round of […]

Daldy family returns to Foster pub

THIRD-generation hoteliers Mark and Tracey Daldy and their three grown and nearly-grown sons have returned to the Foster pub as its owners after a 15-year interlude away from the Exchange […]

Foster trio charged over windsurf board thefts

A SEARCH warrant executed at a Foster address on Monday November 6, 2023 has resulted in a trio of Foster residents being arrested and charged with the theft of a windsurf board […]

Fun and debate at Buffalo trivia night

THERE was a lot of fun, plenty of tricky questions and even a bit of debate about some of the answers at the Buffalo Community Centre’s annual trivia night fundraiser on […]

Here’s cheers to locals recycling drink containers

A ROYAL blue reverse vending machine that distributes 10 cents to individuals, to registered local community groups and services, sports clubs, or to public charities in exchange for each and every eligible […]

Mechanics’ institutes, schools theme for 2024 Historical Society calendar

MECHANICS’ institutes, free libraries, and schools, and their importance to their respective local communities as centres of learning and social activity form the theme for the Foster and District Historical Society […]

SGH crowned State’s best small health service

SOUTH Gippsland Hospital (SGH) in Foster has been crowned as the best small health service in the State at the Victorian Public Healthcare Awards held in Melbourne on Thursday November […]

South Gippsland Shire Council annual report adopted

AT the October Council Meeting the 2022/23 South Gippsland Shire Council Annual Report was adopted. The Report shows that Council has completed or progressed 96 per cent of the major […]

Victorian-first ambulance simulator helps save Gippsland man’s life.

A VICTORIAN-first mobile simulation ambulance which helps Ambulance Victoria (AV) paramedics practice high-risk life support skills has helped save a Gippsland man’s life.  The mobile simulation vehicle, known as ‘GippSim’, services […]

Zane goes Pick 4

– Foster footy factory delivers again DRAFTED at Pick 4 in the Australian Football League draft on Monday night, Zane Duursma, who turned 18 years of age in August, has the […]