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Life savers do Wonthaggi proud

WONTHAGGI Life Saving Club finished equal first in the Women’s Team Rescue event of the Inflatable Rescue Boat state titles held at Lorne at the weekend. Teams from all over the state converged on Lorne Surf Life Saving Club to compete with teams having

Dream lifestyle property, 4.9 acres

THIS property has many different layers to it that would fulfil anyone’s lifestyle property wish-list. Let’s start with the views… they are breathtaking and it is easy to get swept up in them whether it is out pottering in the garden, sitting in any

Poowong ploughman conquer at Colac

THE Victorian State Ploughing match held recently at Colac, and as usual, Poowong ploughmen dominated. The West Gippsland Ploughing Association had five ploughmen in the match over three sections. In the conventional (two furrow) section, the winner was Adrian Tilling (Poowong), second was Scott

Inverloch Probus learns about senior road safety

ROAD safety is a very relevant subject to all of us and particularly to elderly drivers. At the Inverloch Probus Club’s June general meeting, the guest speaker subject was Elderly Road Safety presented by Bass Coast Shire Road Safety Program coordinator, John Ernst. John

Sack the lot of them! – SENTINEL-TIMES COMMENT

By Michael Giles TODAY we have been advised that the Minister for Local Government, Marlene Kairouz, has appointed a municipal monitor to examine governance at the South Gippsland Shire Council. When such an event occurred at the Central Goldfields Shire in July 2017, it