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Make recreational fishing better

TO HELP make the popular pastime of recreational fishing even better in Victoria, anglers and divers are being encouraged to complete an online survey to provide feedback on a range of topics. Victorian Fisheries Authority CEO, Travis Dowling, said the survey would gather information

Zero bills, great interest at The Cape

THERE was a brilliant turnout at The Cape passata making day and the launch of some of The Cape’s zero energy bill homes. Around 600 people visited The Cape throughout the day, showing great interest in the five sustainable open homes – homes that

Outstanding phenotype, impressive performance

AS WITH life itself, once in a while extraordinary things take place that change the breeding objectives of the beef industry that are considered to be the norm. A case in hand is that of Texas Mount K002, a young sire bred by the

Team effort to clean up roads

THE strong wind weather event on Sunday afternoon caused chaos on roads throughout South Gippsland with countless number of trees blown onto roads. Police and SES were aided by numerous local farmers and other residents who assisted with chainsaws or with dragging trees off

Why are fewer kids playing footy?

by Michael Giles LAST Friday it was the Dalyston Football Netball Club which called a community meeting, in part over the lack of numbers coming forward for several of their teams. They’re not the only football club to be struggling for numbers, especially in