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Hilux keeps getting better

Wonthaggi Toyota’s Phil Lonergan shows off the new Toyota Hilux which arrived in store last week.  THE brand new 2014 Toyota Hilux is now available from local dealership Wonthaggi Toyota. The upgraded version of the ever-popular model arrived last week and is already drawing

Would you be a good driving instructor?

L2P mentor Kate Jackson with trainee Amanda Kerr. VOLUNTEER driver mentors are being sought to help young people in the Korumburra area to gain the 120 hours of driving experience necessary to obtain a licence these days. South Gippsland Shire Council will hold an

‘New’ road already falling apart

VicRoads says heavy rain combined with the need for final surfacing is the reason why ‘new’ sections of the Bass Highway/Phillip Island Tourist Road is disintegrating only weeks after being opened to traffic. PHILLIP Island’s new ‘link road’ is already crumbling, with VicRoads undertaking

Truckies light up for road safety

South Gippsland’s largest trucking companies have joined together to tackle truck and car accidents; part of the campaign is John Ernst from South Gippsland Shire Council, Stuart Nation from Murray Goulburn, Mark McKenzie-McKarg from Holcim, Peter Harbridge from VicRoads Transport Safety Services, Richard Charlton

Highway neglect well past breaking point

The condition of the busy South Gippsland Highway is getting worse, not better, with dozens of huge potholes, especially between Leongatha and Korumburra, left unrepaired for weeks, if not months. Something is fundamentally wrong when a road that was always well-maintained in the past,