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137 personal bests at Wonthaggi Little Aths

LAST Saturday, the weather was kind to us at Wonthaggi Little Aths with the sun shining and only a light wind. The athletes at the Wonthaggi Little Athletics Club were out in force, pushing themselves to run faster, throw further and jump longer –

Men’s Sheds ‘save lives’

ONE of the biggest benefits of Men’s Sheds is that they save lives, according to David Mudge, the Men’s Shed West Gippsland Facilitator. “We’ve even pulled people out of depression just by giving them a voice and listening.” He spoke about the importance of

More than just a shed

AFTER five years of work, the Rotary Club of Wonthaggi now has a place to store essential equipment – including their trusty barbeque. The shed, next to their hut at the South Dudley Reserve, also pays tribute to two of the club’s life members.

Trade cattle ‘mostly firm’ at Leongatha

LEONGATHA Cattle Market Report for Wednesday, November 7, 2018. The yarding consisted of 1659 head, up 192 head on the previous week. Of these, approximately 1360 were export cattle plus 300 young cattle representing a reduction week-on-week. The usual buying group was present and

Rhett McLennan to coach Gippsland Power

ENGIE Gippsland Power has appointed Leongatha’s Rhett McLennan as the Under 18 TAC Cup Coach and Regional Coaching Director for 2019. It is a full-time role. McLennan, who played a total of 306 games of football including three senior premierships, has been in coaching