AgribusinessGippy Agchat Edition 150 August 2018
Be aware of some of the issues of the latest agricultural issues in Gippsland. Read up on Gippy Agchat Edition 150.
Bass Coast Local NewsAccessibility Grant Applications Now Open
Applicatiuons now open for current funding round of the Building Disability Inclusive Businesses and Community Organisations.
Bass Coast Welcomes New Citizens
Bass Coast welcomes new citizens.
Business Awards Finalists
Bass Coast Shire Council’s annual Business Awards finalists.
Clean up for Grantville
A good old spring clean and spruce up in Grantville.
New Steps for Cape Paterson
Beach access steps to First Surf Beach at Cape Paterson completed.
Threats to Council Officer Lands Offender in Court
Threatening a Council Officer offender brought to Wonthaggi Magistrates Court.
Trestle Bridge Closed for Major Facelift
Major deck and handrail improvements between early October and mid-November 2018.
Four Gippsland Councils Commit to Explore Shared Services
Councils to invest to maintain service levels while reducing duplication, improving efficiency and increasing savings.
East Gippsland Local NewsEast Gippsland Water Appoints a New Managing Director
East Gippsland Water appoints Steve McKenzie as new Managing Director
Harriet Shing MPFlexible Support for Victims of Family Violence
Additional $40 million over two years for more Flexible Support Packages for thousands of family violence victim-survivors.
Getting Involved in Youth Space Latrobe
Young people from the Latrobe Valley invited to join the first Youth Governance Committee for Youth Space Latrobe.
Lending a Hand to Sport and Recreation in Gippsland
Innovative $100 million Community Sports Infrastructure Loans Scheme launched by the Andrews Labor Government.
Local Gippsland Women Offered a Boost to Change the Game
Applications are now open for the second round of the Victorian Government’s game.
New Vehicle and Workshop for Chirnside Park Volunteers
Chirnside Park Fire Brigade now responding to fires and other emergencies in a new Field Command Vehicle (FCV).
Our Dedicated Lifesavers Recognised for Excellence
Lifesavers awarded in Life Saving Victoria’s (LSV’s) annual Awards of Excellence night.
Waiting List Blitz to Give Victorians the Dental Care They Need
Andrews Labor Government taking action to slash dental waiting lists.
Latrobe Leading the Way in Record Low Ambulance and Surgery Wait Times
City of Latrobe ambulances responding faster to life threatening emergencies
Building Upgrades at Newborough Primary School
New works undertaken for Newborough Primary School.
Improving Aged Care Services across Gippsland
Residential aged care facilities across metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria share in more than $10million vital upgrade budget.
Top International Surfing Event Coming to Gippsland
World Surfing League Phillip Island Pro QS1000 and a $10,000 funding boost secured.
Latrobe Local NewsMonday Night's Council Meeting Round-Up: 6 August
A snapshot of some of the decisions made by Council at its Ordinary Meeting on Monday 6 August
Nominate now for Latrobe City Council Senior Citizen of the Year 2018
Nominations are now open for Latrobe City Council’s Senior Citizen of the Year.
Stallholders wanted for 2018 Children’s Expo
Calling for stallholders for the 2018 Children’s Expo to be held on Thursday 25 October at Kernot Hall, Morwell.
Online network a boost for local business
Gippsland Business Connect: free and innovative tool to connect local business with the local community.
Startup funding to boost local enterprise
Latrobe City is joining with Bass Coast, Baw Baw and Wellington Shire Councils for a program to encourage and support startup enterprises.
Shedding a light on health and social connectivity at Waterhole Creek
Lighting project at Waterhole Creek officially finalised.
NationalsWater, Timber and Farming at Risk as Greens make Play for Power
Balance of power at the November Victorian election risks rural communities losing access to water, timber and intensive farming practices.
Peter GardnerPeter Gardner's July Newsletter
Peter Gardner's July Newsletter
Peter Ryan MPAgriculture will grow under the Liberal Nationals
Peter Walsh’s letter to the editor.
Peter Walsh MPLiberal Nationals will deliver faster, reliable rail for Gippsland
Business case for a dedicated rail line for regional trains through Melbourne’s south east metropolitan system.
No certainty for timber jobs, businesses while Labor dithers
Confidence in Victoria’s timber industry continues to deteriorate.
What will Daniel Andrews do with your Personal Details?
Questions on personal details released to media.
Russel Northe MLANorthe questions State Government on lack of support for local projects
Answers wanted regarding the State Government’s failure to support job-creating projects in Latrobe City.
New Funding Pitched For Sports Clubs in Morwell Electorate
Up for Grabs: $400,000 VicHealth grants
Sheridan BondDaniel Andrews plays politics with power in Latrobe Valley
Cost-of-living relief for Latrobe Valley families, farmers and local businesses, at risk.
Labor Creates Jobs Crisis in Valley
Sheridan Bond demands answers on Latrobe Valley jobs citing the latest employment figures for the region.
Rail Performance Highlights Need for Dedicated Line
Issues and possible solutions for the poor performing Gippsland rail service discussed.