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CheekyMac Productions tackle youth mental health through art and motivational speaking

Stefan Bradley GIPPSLAND-based production company CheekyMac Productions has been using music, film and motivational speaking through workshops in schools to address youth mental health through...

Five years of Free TAFE

Stefan Bradley THIS year marks five years of Free TAFE, with more than 157,500 students having the opportunity to get the skills they need for...

Classic Boat Rally’s triumph return to Paynesville

Ben McArthur “WHAT on earth is that?” was a common phrase heard around the Paynesville coastlines from unassuming day trippers and tourists last weekend. Indeed, to...

Cubby houses built at Fulham Correctional Centre donated

TWO new cubby houses built by men undertaking a Certificate II in Construction while at Fulham Correctional Centre have been donated to local primary...

Children from Duke Street children’s services out and about

DURING the past two school terms, children at the Duke Street Children's Centre, Maffra, have been learning about their family community and the wider...

From the archives: Peter Eustace marks 50 years of calling races

Throwback article published previously in the Gippsland Times THIS Easter marks 50 years since Peter Eustace began calling races across Victoria. Since moving to Gippsland to...

Shakespeare Festival wrap-up

Stratford on Avon Shakespeare Association “Does not our lives consist of the four elements?” Twelfth Night Act II sc 3. ANOTHER great festival comes to a close...

May’s Bird of the Month – Bassian thrush

BIRDLIFE East Gippsland members recently attended an Autumn camp at Toora. Over the four days, several members were lucky enough to catch a glimpse...

The Gippy Girls hike for the Heart Foundation

TOMORROW (May 24), 'The Gippy Girls' comprised of Ana Jones, Gemma Lambe, Marie Frew from Sale and Tanya Cunningham from Stratford, are hiking for...

Promoting diversity, respect for IDAHOBIT

LAST Friday (May 17) was the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Interphobia, and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT). This day is committed to enhancing awareness of LGBTQIA+ rights...

Maffra’s newest food haven, Barrel and Bliss is here

MAFFRA'S newest culinary haven is here: Barrel and Bliss. Nestled within Level 1 of the Maffra Community Sports Club, Barrel and Bliss aims to redefine...

Letters to the Editor – May 7 2024

What has happened to community? WE built the house we live in more than 32 years ago. Paddocks quickly transformed into estates and grazing cows were...

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How costly will this loss be? Gippsland League footy Rd 3

Liam Durkin GIPPSLAND League players might still be finding mud in weird and wonderful places. Mothers collected the real three votes after Round 13, as most...