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Good Samaritan beaten while helping victim

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a Good Samaritan suffered a broken nose while trying to help a victim who was violently assaulted by a group of teenagers in Cowes. Police are continuing to investigate the affray which occurred at Thompson Avenue, Cowes, on

Bringing people together in the garden

JUNEEN Schulz’s focus on growing and sharing food locally, improving people’s diets and fostering social interaction, led to her being named South Gippsland Shire Council’s Citizen of the Year.

Meeniyan Garlic Festival called off

THE leaders of the Meeniyan Garlic Festival Committee have taken the decision not to proceed with the 2022 festival.

Gippsland one of the most loved destinations

GIPPSLAND has been ranked no. 17 in the 100 most loved destinations around the world.

‘Landscape Interrupted’ at Stockyard Gallery

BACK in pre-COVID 2019, Prom Coast Arts (PCA) presented what was to be the first in a series of biennial landscape exhibitions.

Outstanding bay views on 3 acres

ALEX Scott and Staff Grantville is proud to present for sale this three-acre property with stunning views of Westernport Bay, complete with a well maintained three-bedroom brick home.

Demons do the job against Club

MEENIYAN Dumbalk United has chased down Wonthaggi Club’s total with an over to spare at Dumbalk Recreation Reserve.

More than 44,000 visit Agnes Falls

THE Agnes Falls Scenic Reserve has continued to be a very popular place to visit.

Turbo-charged night of racing at Nyora

  By Dean Thompson, DMT Sports Media DIRT track fans were treated to a wonderful night of action at Nyora Raceway on Saturday, January 8. The night saw a repeat Victorian champion crowned in Compact Speedcars, and a number of other classes entertained with

Still time to taste the best of Gippsland

PEAK regional tourism body Destination Gippsland has accentuated the positive in its January Tourism Update, highlighting many of the region’s award-winning wineries and top eateries.

Carol’s remarkable work recognised

SAN Remo’s Carol Blair was crowned as the 2022 Bass Coast Citizen of the Year for her outstanding contribution to the community. All nine nominees were invited to Inverloch Community Hub on Wednesday, January 19, where the winner was announced with close friends and

Little penguin released back into the ocean

‘RED’ the rescued penguin was ready to get back into the ocean to celebrate this year’s Penguin Awareness Day on January 20.

Openers keep Nerrena on top

A 100-run partnership from Nerrena’s openers Ashley Harrison and David Baldi put the Red Caps in a dominant position against Inverloch on Saturday.