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Land grab warning

Eve Hollole at her family property, located just outside of Wonthaggi, where a fierce legal battle is being fought over a disused public road. G165114 FARMERS, be warned. The land on which your livestock is grazing could be taken away from you without notice.

Holiday revolt – Council warned of mass exodus from caravan park

There’ll be precious little Christmas cheer for annual site holders at the shire’s Yanakie Caravan Park, and it’s a similar story at Port Welshpool, where many long-time campers are contemplating their last summer holidays in the area. Last week 20 site holders at Yanakie

Don’t shut us out – give pools a chance

Mothers and their young children hope their message to council is heard. By Ash’lee Charlton A GROUP of Korumburra parents has launched a petition demanding the South Gippsland Shire Council (SGSC) extends the opening hours of its pools and reduce the minimum temperature required

She’s my little hero

Seven year-old hero Alex Beale helped to save the life of her mother, Sara, in an extraordinary act of courage recently. G024914 A BRAVE Wonthaggi girl who rushed to a neighbour for help when her mother started losing consciousness has been awarded a commendation

Bald Hills plea to Labor

Coastal Guardians spokesman Tim Le Roy, left, and Walkerville farmer Don Fairbrother check on the location of one of the rogue turbines near Mr Fairbrother’s home. Bald Hills Wind Farm P/L may challenge the decision of the former Planning Minister following a change of