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Bird of the Month – Australian Magpie

THIS month's bird is the iconic Australian Magpie. They're probably best known for their beautiful, warbling song. But there's a lot to admire about these...

Welcoming the future of Gippsland Water

TWELVE university students are gaining valuable work experience in the water industry, with Gippsland Water's Vacation Employment Program underway. The program provides undergraduate students the...

Dob’s 32 years at Gippsland Centre

GIPPSLAND Centre Cleaning Site Supervisor, Deb Crompton was celebrated recently as the Most Valuable Team Member at Gippsland Centre Sale. Centre manager Emma Waghorne congratulated...

Christmas flashmob in Sale

Stefan Bradley CLIENTS and crew from Stratford’s Overcoming Obstacles gifted Sale a Christmas surprise on Wednesday, December 20 by unleashing flash mobs and dancing along...

CFA Cluster brigade training

Local CFA brigades have been meeting in cluster groups to train together in preparation for the hot summer season ahead. What is a normal training...

Reader Gallery – November 11 2023

Beautiful sunny day at The Honeysuckles. Photo: Melanie Tancred Glenmaggie Weir from the wall, October 25, 2023. Photo: Heather Carr Merriman Creek, Seaspray, on a Sunday...

Community Corner – December 15 2023

Maffra band this Sunday Maffra Municipal Band presents Maffra Carols on Sunday, December 17 commencing at 7pm at the Maffra Recreation Reserve. BYO chair/rug. Santa...

Letters to the editor: December 12 2023

Bin suggestion I WOULD like to make a suggestion to the Wellington Shire Council regarding their replacement program for the existing wheelie bins. Currently the...

Seadragon’s mentoring program

WITH Wellington Shire to be home to upcoming renewable projects, including offshore wind, it's important to foresee what issues may arise from bringing hundreds...

Audrey Brown takes the road less travelled

THIS is Audrey Brown’s story. I’ve had the pleasure of being one of Audrey’s neighbours for the last few years and have loved getting to...

Melanoma Man’s trek through Gippsland

Stefan Bradley EVERY 30 minutes, an Australian is diagnosed with the aggressive melanoma skin cancer. Jay Allen OAM, an Australian Stage 3 melanoma survivor and founder...

Winners of 2024 #lovegippsland calendar

MEMBER for Gippsland, Darren Chester has announced the winners of the 2024 #lovegippsland calendar competition. The three winning images were a Port Jackson Shark taken...

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Supporting children with epilepsy in Gippsland

EPILEPSY Action Australia has launched a new program in the Gippsland area. Ted-E-Bear Connection is providing vital social and emotional support – free-of-charge to children...