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Venus Bay masters of surf lifesaving

VENUS Bay Surf Lifesaving Club excelled at the Surf Lifesaving Victorian Masters Championships held at Lorne recently. Masters competition is open to lifesavers who are aged 30 and over. Venus Bay SLSC really took it up to the big boys, finishing in third place

Input wanted into bushfire planning

LAND and fire management agencies are calling on the public to help inform strategic bushfire management planning for Gippsland. Strategic bushfire management planning is a multi-agency process that addresses the risks posed by bushfires on both public and private land. It uses the latest

Landcare’s important role

SHADOW Assistant Minister for Public Land Use and The Nationals’ Member for Eastern Victoria Region, Melina Bath highlighted the importance of Landcare following her visit to Korumburra recently. Ms Bath said she is committed to working with community groups such as Landcare to improve

Gear Head Sunday returns to Toora

GEAR heads get ready as the South Coast Show and Shine returns to rev up the Toora Recreation Reserve this Sunday, February 24. Now in its fourth year, the popular event features a huge array of cars, trucks, bikes and farm machinery on display,

New bridge on the way

OLD and tired timber along the Kilcunda trestle bridge has been replaced with stainless steel, as part of an $867,000 makeover. The upgrade, funded by the Bass Coast Shire Council, has seen the replacement of the upper decking, including handrails, and structural improvements at