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Shire grants leverage $1/2 million projects

A FULL-size boxing ring at the Leongatha training gym for the Corner Inlet Boxing Club, valued at $11,853 will go ahead thanks to a South Gippsland Shire Community Grant. So too will the preparation of a $14,000 business development plan by the Leongatha and

Sunset Strip scheme comes back to life

SUNSET Strip residents are one step closer to forking out a combined $7.158 million to seal the roads and improve the drainage. Cr Stephen Fullarton insisted council prepare a report into the scheme at a meeting in May. On Wednesday, July 19, councillors voted

Vote for Bass Coast!

STUDENTS at Bass Coast Specialist School have been tirelessly working in the past month to produce a short film on what it means to be inclusive in Bass Coast. The film was entered into the international Focus On Ability competition and their film is

Community café a winner

A COMMUNITY café in Bass has received a $5000 grant from the Bass Coast Shire Council. Locals Ross and Tracey Denby run not-for-profit Paul’s Table, created to bring people closer together. Everything at the café in the Bass Valley Community Hall costs less than

Immunisation changes

THE National Immunisation Program is in full swing on the Bass Coast, giving parents in the community the chance to immunise their children against disease. The program offers free immunisation for children two months and older covering all major injections recommended. The injections are