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Final indignity for passenger rail at Korumburra

THE township of Korumburra came to a standstill last Friday, right in the middle of peak hour at lunch time, but thankfully, for a mercifully short period of time. Such was the efficiency of contractors engaged to move one of the ‘red rattler’ passenger

Breakers find new coach

THE Bass Coast Breakers are thrilled to announce Jason Mitchell as head coach for season 2019. Jason comes with extensive knowledge of football in the South East Women’s League having coached Warragul Women’s team for the past two seasons. Jason’s coaching experience extends to

New water for Poowong next week

SOUTH Gippsland Water is preparing for the final stage of the Lance Creek Water Connection, with plans to activate the new water supply for Poowong late next week. Managing director Philippe du Plessis said the team is testing the pipeline and pumping water through

Korumburra Lions seek new members and ideas

WITH their numbers “dwindling”, the Korumburra Lions Club is putting the call out for new members to ensure the group’s community work can continue. The Korumburra branch was established in 1967 and for many years had a healthy membership base of around 80 people.

Off to save Lembongan

TWO girls from Bass Coast, Kara Landells and Nina Barry-Macaulay, are heading off to Nusa Lembongan, Bali to represent Australia in Asia’s first Swimrun, and help save a community drowning in plastic. The pair will compete alongside athletes from around the globe to raise