A WIDE range of events and activities has been cancelled or postponed due to the seven-day statewide lockdown.

Most organisers are yet to announce new dates.

  • Among those events and activities not going ahead as scheduled are:
  • Revitalising Ridgway – painting the town in Mirboo North.
  • Korumburra Scouts fundraising market.
  • Arawata Hall trivia night.
  • Inverloch Lions market.
  • Coal Creek Community Park and Museum – closed for the duration of the lockdown.
  • South Gippsland Shire Council’s Big Art Small Halls program – council is working with artists and venues to make alternative arrangements.
  • Gippsland Community Leadership Program’s 25 anniversary celebrations scheduled for Friday, June 4 at Lardner Park – postponed to a date to be advised.
  • Milpara Community House – face to face classes cancelled, online classes going ahead. Still providing Centrelink services and emergency foodbank.
  • Free monthly community meal at Anglican Parish Hall, Korumburra, scheduled for Friday, June 4 – cancelled.
  • StartUp Gippsland tech entrepreneurs workshops scheduled for Leongatha this weekend will now be held online.
  • Op shops are closed.
  • Fashion show scheduled for Kongwak Hall on Thursday, June 3.
  • Australian Government Mobile Service Centre making its way around Bass Coast and South Gippsland – visits will be rescheduled.

Need to let the public know whether your community event has been postponed or is able to go ahead? Drop a note in the comments below.