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Watch video: Fighting their way into a new building

  WONTHAGGI Boxing Club is keen to move into the old Wonthaggi CFA headquarters, currently vandalised and littered with rubbish from squatters. But none of that matters to the passionate team of boxers, all willing to do their part to repair and maintain the disused

Hospital theatres closed for facelift

BASS Coast Health’s (BCH) surgical theatres at the Wonthaggi Hosptial will be closed from May 26 until July 2017 while they are extensively upgraded to meet modern standards. The upgrade will include the installation of new air handling units and modifications to the recovery

Sign of support from Bass Coast needed

THE growth and development of The Cape Eco Village at Cape Paterson could not have come at a better time. With the cost, and even availability of energy for the home a big talking point among consumers, everyone is looking for cheaper, more sustainable

Fingers crossed for school funding

THE question on every student and teacher’s lips this year in Wonthaggi is whether the local secondary college will secure funding in the Victorian budget for the new senior campus on McKenzie Street. The Victorian budget is set to be handed down in early

Good news for basketballers

THE Wonthaggi Amateur Basketball Association is ecstatic after Bass Coast Shire councillors voted to support funding applications for a new high ball facility for Wonthaggi. The decision will see a three-court stadium built as part of the proposed new senior campus for Wonthaggi Secondary