Nanette Fry named life member at Drouin Croquet Club

Nanette Fry was presented with her life membership recently.

Drouin resident Nanette Fry recently had Life Membership bestowed upon her for her outstanding service over the years to the Drouin Croquet Club. Nanette joined the club in October 1991 and has shown great initiative and dedication to the club

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Scotland star settles in Gippsland

Robbie, playing for Ross County here, honed his skills as a professional footballer in Scotland.

As winter settles in each year, many community sport players look to rug up. For one Warragul United player winter in Australia is a far cry from what he experienced in his homeland of Scotland. Robbie Stephen was used to

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Easter marathon challenge for Chris his biggest yet

Ripplebrook resident Chris Dunne ran a marathon around his nursery and farm property to bring more business in, while also putting a smile on peoples face over Easter.

As many families bunkered down inside, eating more chocolate than usual do to the circumstances, local tree grower Chris Dunne was getting ready for one of his toughest endurance challenges yet. His inaugural isolation nursery. Chris decided to run a

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Longwarry teacher Alicia Wilson claims gold in Hong Kong

L/R - Longwarry Primary School Year 6 students Rhiannon Keith, Tamika Clarke, Izabella Schiffmann, Bella Rowe with Alicia Wilson

Longwarry teacher Alicia Wilson has power lifted her way to gold during the recent Asian Pacific Championships held in Hong Kong last week. Powerlifting comprises a squat, bench and dead lift, with the total being added together to produce a

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Western Park set Hallora 160 for victory

Captain coach Sam Batson made 31 in a crucial partnership with fellow batsman Leigh Diston on Saturday afternoon.

Two great rivals are shaping up for another classic, low-scoring encounter, with Natsai M’Shangwe the star on a day dominated by the ball. Winning the toss and batting, Western Park struggled against the new ball, as Aidan Phillips (2-31) struck

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External funding sought for Trafalgar recreation expansion

The Trafalgar Victory Football Club have been vocal in their support for the new precinct funding.

External funding will be sought for a $3.2 million development to expand the Trafalgar recreation precinct. Trafalgar Victory Football Club last week welcomed Baw Baw Shire’s decision to endorse concept designs and seek funding for a much-needed facility that will

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Athletes in action

Rachael Turner records a strong throw in the shot put.

Following horrendous weather last week that saw some events being abandoned, Warragul Little Athletics Centre ran a full program in cool conditions on Saturday. Athletes in the under 11 to 16 age groups participated in javelin and 1500 metres, while

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