French Island is a place all on its own. Read More..

Outtrim and Jumbunna

The ghost mining towns of South Gippsland Read More..

Snapshots of Sale + Port of Sale

Snapshots of Sale and Port of Sale which is featured in the Summer Edition. Read More..

The Gloriously Outstanding Heart Morass

The vast, magnificent and peaceful environment of Heart Morass near Sale Read More..

Tim Cope ~ Beyond the Horizon

West Gippsland-born adventurer Tim Cope is always seeking challenges and inspiration. Read More..

Jan Long Artist

"I visualise the artwork in my head before I begin to work. I try to 'see' the finished painting before I start." Read More..

Gippsland the Lifestyle

Welcome to Gippsland the Lifestyle – Our Pride, Our Place

In dedication to the late Mr John Leslie OBE. This feature was printed in our Summer Edition prior to his untimely passing.


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A glimpse in the Summer 2016-17 issue:

  • WALKERVILLE ~ A HIDDEN TREASURE – At the bottom of South Gippsland, on the western flank of Waratah Bay, across the water from Wilsons Promontory there is a special place called Walkerville. Linda Cuttriss relates the history of Walkerville and the present-day living and memories of holidaying at the beautiful beaches, coves and caves. Don’t miss this compelling story in the current issue out now.
  • MARGARETA OSBORN is the voice of the bush. Article by Wendy Morriss. In this edition, read about the talented number one best-selling Australian author/country girl with a strong sense of family, community and a passion for rural life, which she paints so beautifully and authentically through the pages of her books.
  • PIXIE VIOLET spreads her magic – story by Geoff Watt. A snippet of Gippsland’s own resident Pixie, who wanders around the occasional market and organises a Pixie Picnic twice a year ~ where you can come to dance, play games and generally frolic with other fairies, pixies and elves.
  • WHY DO I HAVE TO PAY TO GET FOUND ON GOOGLE?  Search Engine Marketing by Jim Radford of Image Direct Gippsland can give you the answer.

    We were fortunate to interview Suzi Quatro, which is in this current edition. See our stockists here for your copy and also catch her live at Sale:

    SUZI QUATRO IS COMING TO SALE – Suzi Quatro’s 2017 Leather Forever Encore Tour Dates – Wellington Shire Council and the Esso BHP Billiton Wellington Entertainment Centre are bringing Suzi to Sale. Suzi Quatro brings with her Andy Scott from The Sweet on guitar and vocals, and Don Powell from Slade on drums. Suzi will perform with an eight piece band, and in her leather jumpsuit.

    The Leather Forever Encore Tour comes to SALE BOTANIC GARDENS, for one performance only, on SUNDAY 19 FEBRUARY 2017. TICKETS ON SALE – Wednesday 12 OCTOBER at 10am – and Shire of Wellington.