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Produce swap this weekend

Anne Woods checks out the Harvest Centre’s bumper summer crop. Share and swap your produce this Saturday behind Mitchell House in Wonthaggi. HAVE a few too many plums growing on your tree and need some strawberries? The fantastic opportunity to swap and share home-grown

Preps well prepared at Wonthaggi North

Grade 6 students Liam Brewer and Brittany Rutjens called in to have some lunch with their new buddies Cayden Blackwell and Kiera Rowe on their first day. J080613 WONTHAGGI North Primary School’s pre-Prep program has again paved the way for an almost seamless transition

Ambo’s hair goes for depression awareness

“He has never wanted to do anything in halves, so if he was shaving his head, his beard was going as well,” Don Gillies’ daughter Blaire said. J040613 LONG-serving Ambulance Victoria team manager and local paramedic, Don Gillies, was proud of his ponytail but

VFF calls for fodder donations to support Gippsland farmers

Local CFA units, including strike teams from Leongatha above, are on the fire grounds in Central and East Gippsland but there are other ways we can help. THE Victorian Farmers Federation is calling for donations of emergency fodder supplies to support farmers affected by

‘Relieved’ Riley up to 38th in Dakar Rally

ISUZU Motorsports’ rookie Adrian Di Lallo, with his co-driver Steven Riley of Nerrena, has finished an impressive 38th outright in his first attempt at the marathon, the two-week-long Dakar Rally in South America. Di Lallo (WA) and the experienced Riley were flying the Isuzu