Battle for Monash

At least seven candidates will take on the first battle for Monash when residents go to the polls for the May 18 federal election.

At least seven candidates will take on the first battle for Monash when residents go to the polls for the May 18 federal election. While nominations don’t close for another week, five political parties have endorsed candidates for Monash and

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60,000 visit Farm World

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Almost 60,000 people turned out for Farm World during its four days that for the first time in many years did not feature rain. While the event has become known as a drought breaker, this year’s event marked up four

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Unique bat visit

A colony of grey headed flying foxes, often referred to as fruit bats, has found Brooker Park in Warragul a new place to set up “camp”.

A colony of grey-headed flying foxes, often referred to as fruit bats, has set up camp in Warragul. It is a rare and possibly unique visit by the animals that have made a home – probably temporarily – in Brooker

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Zara stars in pool

Zara Buch hopes to follow the dreams featured in a recent Bank of Melbourne advertisement that she starred in, with hopes to both swim at the Olympics and become a swimming teacher.

Local swimmer Zara Buch has dreams of a repeat performance from her recent appearance in a Bank of Melbourne television advertisement, where her character progresses to swim at the Olympic Games. With Chameleon Casting advertising for a young swimmer, Zara

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Rundell lifts Crows

Longwarry’s Danny Wells comes in to stop Nyora’s Chris Hodges as he handpasses the ball away.

An inspirational left foot checkside from the pocket by Longwarry’s Riley Rundell helped give the Crows the lift they needed to overcome reigning premier Nyora by just two-points, 10-7 (67) to 9-11 (65). While the Crows hit the front late

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Gulls’ flying start

Warragul coach and goal defence Christie Hillberg addresses her A grade team prior to Saturday’s game against Sale.  The team are (from left) goal keeper Mackenzie Minichiello, goal attack Jamie Rollinson, goal shooter Myah Healey, centre Hayley Roberts, wing attack Mia McGarrity and wing defence Alexandra Cole.

Warragul senior netballers notched up two wins from two games against Sale on Saturday, with B and C grades both sitting top of the ladder. A grade: Warragul 47 defeated Sale 40. It was a competitive four quarters against a

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The Gazette @ Farm World 2019

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The Gazette Editor, Carolyn Turner visits Farm World 2019 on the opening day. Use the link to YouTube to view the video- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZTic71vGHDs  

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Gippy Goat closes

Nationals Member for Eastern Victoria Melina Bath chats to Gippy Goat Café owner John Gommans prior to the Yarragon café closing its doors on Sunday due to “constant harassment” from animal activists.

A Yarragon café at the centre of animal activism since December has closed saying it cannot tolerate the harassment of activists any longer. Owners of the Gippy Goat Café have blamed “constant harassment” in their decision to close the café,

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One way goes viral

What way?  Adrian Darakai’s catchy song about Warragul’s one-way traffic conversion has created plenty of laughs about a controversial local issue.

Warragul songwriter Adrian Darakai certainly struck a chord when his catchy song and accompanying video clip “One Way in Warragul” hit the internet last week. The humorous take on the controversial Smith Street roadworks attracted laughs, positive feedback and even

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Plenty at Farm World

Love Your Farmer is the theme of this year’s Farm World that begins at Lardner Park on Thursday.

Love Your Farmer is the theme of this year’s Farm World that begins at Lardner Park on Thursday. The four day event is one of the state’s premier agricultural field days, providing a platform to showcase the best of agribusiness,

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