Emma’s success blogging

Thorpdale’s Emma Steendam was named “Bupa Blogger of the Year” for her rural living and community pride blog “She Sows Seeds”.  She is pictured with daughter Eleanor.

In days of old it may have been a personal diary or journal that grabbed people’s attention but today it’s the modern, digital version that is engaging thousands of people who follow their favourite bloggers. Thorpdale’s Emma Steendam is inspired

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Thorpdale undefeated

Yarragon’s Chris Karlis is met by a strong Hill End tackle.

Thorpdale continued its resurgence in Mid Gippsland Football, this time taking a narrow four-point win over rivals Trafalgar 9-6 (60) to 8-8 (56) on Sunday. With a moving Anzac ceremony preceding the match, the Blues maintained a narrow lead throughout

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Thorpdale gains support

A community recovery committee has been established to assist the Thorpdale community following last week’s fatal fire at the Traveller’s Rest Hotel.

A community recovery committee has been established by Baw Baw Shire to assist the Thorpdale community in its recovery following last week’s fatal fire at the Traveller’s Rest Hotel. The community was left shocked when publican Johnny Bantock died in

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Les Horsfield champions the humble spud

Les Horsfield

Les Horsfield is nursing a battered, bloodied nose and 22 stitches in his hand, courtesy of a snapped cable on a post rammer. He’s spent the morning in emergency department. Bad news for him – especially in the middle of

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