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Dramatic fall in shire satisfaction

SURPRISE, surprise! The community is not happy with the performance of the South Gippsland Shire Council and not only with the councillors themselves. In the annual Community Satisfaction Survey results, based on a survey completed by 813 of the 4000 people circulated with the

Motivated mother lives her Ninja Warrior dream

MOTHER of two Trudie Horskins has always been known for her strong competitive attitude, but taking the leap towards becoming Bass Coast’s first Ninja Warrior was something that only her kids could of dared to dream of. Being dared by her children, the ambitious

Come see our whales and enjoy The Island Whale Festival

THE Island Whale Festival Committee together with 45 local industry members, launched Whale Season at the Rusty Water Brewery on Thursday, June 20. The event set out to highlight the whale season from June to August and celebrate the opportunity to encourage everyone to

How to kick mental health goals with AFL players

HEADSPACE Wonthaggi welcomed four North Melbourne Football Club players last week, to talk about reducing the stigma around mental health. Luke McDonald, Marley Williams, Jasper Pittard and Taylor Garner visited the centre on Wednesday. Young people and headspace staff joined the players at headspace

Erosion concerns won’t stop Inverloch pathway

THE Bass Coast Shire Council will not complete a study on whether an extension of the Surf Parade pathway in Inverloch will exacerbate nearby erosion, despite some councillors’ concerns. Cr Michael Whelan raised the issue at a shire meeting last Wednesday, requesting an amendment