LOCAL plumber Wayne Hynes snapped this cute photo in Cape Paterson yesterday (Wednesday, November 25). The koala and joey were more than happy to pose for a quick snap before continuing on their search for eucalyptus leaves.
EVIDENCE of a historic fire was uncovered in the early stages of the Wonthaggi Goods Shed renovation, when pegboard was removed from one wall. Members of the Bass Coast Artists Society, who are getting the place ready for a COVID-compliant opening, had no idea
By Tom McNish POPPY Miles is well on her way to completing her 120km goal and $1000 fundraising target raising funds for this November’s ‘Tour de Cure’ cancer research. At the time of writing (Tuesday, November 17) she had completed 87kms of running and
By Shelby Brooks A WONTHAGGI doctor who has spent 40 years caring for the community has been honoured at the 2020 Victorian Rural Health Awards. Dr William Howson of the Wonthaggi Medical Group was awarded a Length of Service award in a virtual ceremony
RECENTLY awarded a Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of New England, Alan Bell – who hails from Kongwak - credits his agriculturally rich childhood for his eventual career pathway which took him all the way to Cornell University in the USA.
PHILLIP Island Nature Parks is proud to acknowledge the well-deserved retirement of one of its beloved conservation detection dogs, Lady, after 10 years of service of fox detection. Lady has worked as a valuable member of two successful fox eradication programs in Tasmania and