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May 2018

Innovation is the key in this crowd

The region's startup culture is set to boom in the wake of a new City of Casey led initiative to support innovative new businesses, the INNovation Crowd, guided by a committee of local educators and successful business people. 

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May 2018

Clive dishes up his foodie dream

A rural Tasmanian holiday sparked inspiration for local entrepreneur Clive Canal to create his own foodie dream of connecting people with great local produce, restaurants, cafes and cooking workshops all though an app with a distinctly Australian name, Whozcookn. 

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May 2018

Education boost for Berwick

Professionals throughout south-eastern Melbourne will now have the opportunity to advance their career following the announcement that Federation University Australia will offer a Master of Business Administration (MBA) program from its Berwick Campus.

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April 2018

From Longwarry to the world!

Tenrose Simmental are fifth generation stud cattle farmers based in Longwarry, at the entrance to Gippsland. And they give back just about as much as they can.

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April 2018

Packed for success

From Officer to the world, Jax Wax were delighted with the announcement that they were finalists in the 2018 Packaging and Processing Innovation and Design Awards; their pre-printed recyclable packaging earning the seal of approval from experts across both Australia and New Zealand.

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April 2018

Dining at Cannibal Creek Winery impresses

Boutique Gippsland Wine producer Cannibal Creek Vineyard, located in our very own Tynong, has been recognised as one of Australia’s leading cellar door dining experiences, being awarded Cellar Door With Best Food In Gippsland by Gourmet Traveller Wine.

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April 2018

Expressions of interest for Regional Tourism Board director roles are now open!

If you are passionate about the Tourism sector and are keen to play a key role, consider applying for one of the director roles now open for expressions of interest; whether you are an experienced or aspiring director, we want to hear from you! 

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April 2018

Ex-student to make an impact

Former Pakenham Secondary College student Daniel Madhavan, now CEO of a leading Australian impact fund manager, has led a distinguished, stellar career in many high-profile roles. To celebrate the college’s 50th anniversary, he joined with them to be guest speaker, inspiring those present to be all that they can be.

 
 
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April 2018

Spotlight on Moonlit Sanctuary

Moonlit Sanctuary’s specially designed 20-aviary complex for the threatened Orange-bellied Parrot was recognised with the Environmental Protection Award at the 2017 Premier’s Sustainability Awards. Park director Michael Johnson said the sanctuary was committed to running the program until there was a viable population again.

 
 
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