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Corner Inlet boxers compete in Canada

MEMBERS of the Leongatha-based Corner Inlet Boxing Club had the chance to put their skills to the test on the world stage on a recent trip to North America. Accompanied by coach Scott Bindloss, young boxers Tyler Bindloss, Jarvis Bindloss and Lachlan Lewis travelled

A garden for all at Coronet Bay

THE Coronet Bay Community Garden was born at a recent meeting of 20 people (plus six apologies) in the Fred Gration Community Hall at Coronet Bay. The purpose of the meeting was to ascertain if there was an interest in establishing a community garden

Ruby a gem of a poet

THE world of Bass Coast poetry has a new star, and her name is Ruby McCartney. Ruby, 11, a student at Inverloch Primary School, produced a poetry book in class, and then accidentally left it Wonthaggi Library, where it was discovered by the library’s

Keefer joins the Nitro Circus

NYORA skateboarding prodigy Keefer Wilson, 11, will be touring this month’s Nitro Circus shows in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. After competing in last years X-Games in Sydney in the Big Air event, Keefer was noticed by Nitro Circus. “My favourite trick is a McTwist,

Elders to host charity barbie at the brewery

KORUMBURRA and Leongatha community members will come together at the Burra Brewery on Friday, March 1 from 5pm to 7pm to enjoy a sausage sizzle and raise funds for the Royal Flying Doctors Service (RFDS). The summer barbecue fundraiser will be held as part