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First look at new school

THE design for the new Wonthaggi Secondary College campus has been released on the Victorian School Building Authorities Facebook page. The new campus will be purpose-built for adolescent and adult learning and facilitate strong connections to the local community. In October 2017, the Victorian

It’s not quite what the doctor ordered, Mr Premier

THE Wonthaggi hospital will get $1.9 million to undertake critical upgrade works according to an announcement made by the Premier Daniel Andrews in Wonthaggi this morning, Thursday, March 15. It comes on top of $3 million for Bass Coast Health in the first allocation

Teacher’s car engulfed

A FAULTY wire is believed to have sparked a car fire in the teacher’s carpark between the Leongatha Primary School and Leongatha Secondary College on Tuesday last week. The black SUV was on fire at school drop-off time. It was an extra busy morning

Why the Premier visited Wonthaggi hospital

THE Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has visited the Wonthaggi hospital today, Thursday, March 15, and confirmed funding of $1.9 million. The funds will be used to fit the hospital out with the latest air handling systems, alongside other crucial safety upgrades to boost patient outcomes

Defibrillator in heart of Poowong

THE COMMUNITY of Poowong now has 24/7 access to an automated external defibrillator (AED). It’s thanks to a joint effort of the Poowong and District Country Women’s Association (CWA), Strzelecki Lions Club, Korumburra Ambulance Auxiliary, and the Lang Lang Community Bank. The public access