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Korumburra angry about info centre closure

THE Korumburra Visitor Information Centre at Coal Creek will close in little more than a month’s time, on July 31, 2017, according to a recommendation to go before next Wednesday’s South Gippsland Shire Council meeting. The recommendation, only published on the shire’s website on

Young guns fire at nationals

KORUMBURRA Gun Club members brought home numerous titles from the Australian Clay Target Association Skeet nationals held recently at Wagga Wagga. The club is going from strength to strength, proven by the performances of the seven members who represented themselves and the club exceptionally.

Tougher penalties for jobs without permits

SOUTH Gippsland Shire Council is encouraging builders, tradespeople and handymen to double check building permit requirements before undertaking building work after the State Government amended the Building Act 1993 last month. As part of the amendment stricter penalties have been introduced to deter people

Partnering to care for Bass Coast land

BASS Coast Shire Council and Bass Coast Landcare Network have formally agreed to continue their partnership with the signing of a new four year Memorandum of Understanding. Bass Coast Landcare Network and the Bass Coast Shire Council have operated under a Memorandum of Understanding

Battling Crohn’s Disease

PHILLIP Island resident Cameron Long is an inspiration to anyone who’s going through a tough time. Growing up, he wasn’t your typical 15-year-old teenager. He began getting stomach pains and after months of being sick, he was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease at 16. Cameron