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Smashing start by Inverloch in local tennis

THE weather was fine and mild for the opening round of the Allambee Mirboo and District Tennis Association season for 2017-18. Inverloch started the season in emphatic style winning its match 9/0 with the tiebreakers going their way as well. Phillip Island won well

Wonthaggi joins regional surge in house prices

The state’s regional property market continues to experience solid capital growth, not up with metro Melbourne but still with house prices increasing 6.4 per cent the year to a record high median price of $385,000. That’s according to a report from the Real Estate

South Gippsland Jersey Breeders Club News

SPRING was in the air when club members enjoyed their latest farm discussion day on Sunday, September 10. Bushlea Jerseys kindly hosted the club at their Koonwarra property, for discussions on the anatomy of a dairy cow, and club members were lucky enough to

Into final stages for Bass Valley Children’s Centre

CONSTRUCTION of the new Bass Valley Children’s Centre is nearing completion and work is now gearing up for the facility to commence operation in early 2018. Bass Coast Shire Council Mayor, Cr Pamela Rothfield, explained that the Children’s Centre will bring significant benefits for

Energy forum discusses Gippsland’s power

THE Victorian Liberals and energy company AGL teamed up last week to host an energy forum in Kernot on the future of renewables and electricity prices. Held at the Kernot Hall on Friday, there was discussion on the future of energy sources and AGL’s