Monday, 06 April 2020
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Watchful eye over Cup weekend

Watchful eye over Cup weekend

A state-wide police operation will be conducted over the Melbourne Cup long weekend, including in East Gippsland.Operation Furlong will see police out in force for traffic operations which will run from Friday, November 1, to Tuesday, November 5.Over the five days all available personnel from local road policing units, general duties and other regional resources will be actively involved in the...
Graffiti a growing concern

Graffiti a growing concern

Bairnsdale police are orchestrating a sustained campaign against ongoing graffiti vandalism.In recent weeks graffiti has appeared on walls and businesses throughout the central business district, particularly around Nicholson Street.K-Mart is one of the businesses to have fallen victim to the attacks.A number of police are actively investigating the graffiti around the area and a 15-year-old...
Blake will leave a tremendous legacy

Blake will leave a tremendous legacy

Around 40 people gathered in the garden area of Swifts Creekʼs Albion Hotel to honour the extraordinary achievement of resident, Blake Hollonds, last month.Seventy years ago, on return from active service after World War II, Blake determined to assist the widows and children of those who did not come home. Joining Legacy on July 16, 1949, he became one of the founding members of the East...
Open gardens this weekend

Open gardens this weekend

Bairnsdale Secondary College Chaplaincyʼs committee open gardens days take place this weekend from 10am to 4pm on both Saturday and Sunday.Camellia Hill, at 19 Lorimer Drive, Eastwood, is a semi-formal, park-like garden situated on a sloping block, which has beautiful views to the Mitchell River Backwater and appears as a continuation of the adjoining Tulaba’s Track Reserve.Established in 2016,...
Sureway breakfast

Sureway breakfast

Sureway Bairnsdale hosted East Gippsland Marketing’s networking breakfast last Friday morning.Hayley Hardy, of East Gippsland Marketing, outlined the new marketing plans for the coming year and chief executive officer of Sureway, Darren Beggs, explained the role of his husband and wife business that has expanded across Victoria to change the lives of 12,000 people who have used Sureway’s...
Regenerative agriculture on small properties

Regenerative agriculture on small properties

This Sunday Landcare will bring Graeme Hand to East Gippsland to speak about regenerative agriculture and how you can apply its principles to small properties.Aimed at small properties the day is open to everyone interested in regenerative agriculture or wants advice on grazing management and how to grow grass.Starting at the Swan Reach pub the day will finish with a paddock walk.Lunch is...

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