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Mt Oberon open for summer

Deputy premier and member for Gippsland South Peter Ryan cuts the ribbon to open Mt Oberon Road at Wilsons Promontory. He is joined by rangers, representatives of South Gippsland Shire Council and workers on the big project. The road reopening heralds the opening of

No rates money for desal plant yet

There’s a privately owned, $5.7 billion business just up the road from Wonthaggi not paying its share of shire rates. THE chances of the privately owned and operated Victorian Desalination Plant paying rates to the Bass Coast Shire Council, and therefore subsidising the rates

500 reasons for Rose to smile

Carinya Lodge resident, 93 year old Rose Curtis received a welcome, early Christmas present last week when she received a call from the Sentinel-Times advising her that she’d won a $500 shopping spree at the new Coles’ supermarket in the Wonthaggi Plaza. Mrs Curtis

Meeniyan hosts final round of show jumping

Meeniyan Pony Club member Brigid Johnson rides ‘Chester’ in F Grade. ON Sunday, December 2 Meeniyan Pony Club hosted the final round of the West Gippsland Zone of Pony Clubs Show Jumping Championships series. With the wonderful support of the Stony Creek Football and

Council locks out Carinos

South Gippsland Shire Council, the owner of the Carinos Cafe and Wine Bar venue, has forced the closure of the premises following a dispute about rental payments. The restaurant was closed on Friday, December 7. N035012 By Danika Dent THE South Gippsland Shire Council