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Young sailors learn the ropes

SAILORS young and old participated in a three-day training course hosted by the South Gippsland Yacht Club at their home base in Inverloch. 24 young sailors aged between 7-12 participated in the ‘tackers’ age group, taking on the water in a small Opti boat,

Attracting 2nd, 3rd and 4th looks!

OVERLOOKING San Remo Tourist Road, welcoming the many thousands of visitors to the area in the past few days have been these two seven metre high, blue gorillas. They’re advertising the impending release of Stage 4 of the Island View Estate in San Remo,

35th Korumburra Swap Meet this Sunday

CAN you believe it? The organisers of the 35th annual Korumburra Swap Meet, to be held this Sunday, January 14, the South Gippsland Historical Car Club are frankly amazed the event they started is still going. And what’s more, according to the club’s publicity

Shire’s parks have turned the corner

THE controversial restructure of the South Gippsland Shire’s caravan parks at Yanakie and Port Welshpool is finally paying dividends with strong attendances over the Christmas-New Year holidays. We asked the shire how the two parks are tracking this summer: Q1. What have holiday bookings

Summer series just around the corner

The New Year has begun, which means the annual Cape Paterson Aquathon is right around the corner. The first leg in the three-event series, its your first opportunity to gain valuable points in the Bass Coast Summer Series. The event starts on Cape Paterson