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Long wait for the jetty worthwhile

IT MIGHT just be the best $11 million ever spent by the Federal, State and Local government authorities who contributed to the renovation of the famous Long Jetty at Port Welshpool.Certainly in this area.Since it’s ‘soft opening’ on Friday, December 21 the new-look jetty

Celebrate safely this New Years Eve, say Police

Victoria Police said they will saturate New Year’s Eve hotspots across Melbourne and regional areas, as Victorians prepare to ring in 2019. Around 350,000 people are expected to flock to Melbourne’s CBD to watch more than 14 tonnes of fireworks light up the skyline

Mayor shuffling the deck chairs

By Michael Giles THERE are some very pressing issues before the South Gippsland Shire Council at the moment including a rating strategy review, preparations for the next budget, specifically how to fund a bevy of major projects in our key towns and trying to

Understanding farmers’ mental health needs

RFCS Gippsland recently hosted a Rural Mental Health breakfast forum Detect & Protect, attended by Agribusiness service providers and government representatives from across Gippsland. A panel of expert mental health advocates and professionals volunteered their time to provide advice regarding farmer mental health to

The benefits of Bass

THIS Federation country property has something for everyone. Situated in Bass, you are only 50 minutes’ drive from the south east suburbs and at the gateway to Bass Coast’s beaches. This is the ideal location for your country living and is on approximately 3430sqm