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Quirky fabrics and wheat bags helped this business owner deal with pain

Growing up in Gippsland, Kylie started making her own wheat bags after being diagnosed with endometriosis.

Jewellery designer creates joyful maximalism inspired by nature

Kate is a jewellery and textile designer who loves to create extravagantly colourful patterns on her versatile range of accessories – including tea towels, headscarves and earrings.

Local home-based bake house inspires through visually stunning desserts

Remi & Florence Bakehouse specialise in luxury cookies and cakes, all custom designed and handmade to compliment your special day.

Taylah quit her job to make scrunchies. Now she’s a huge success.

Taylah Rose currently has over 68,000 followers on her Youtube channel detailing how she preps for market days and other creative vlogs.

Candle business begins as a story of hope

The King’s Candle evolved from a story of resilience, strength and hope where the most beautiful flickers of light can appear throughout the hardest trials in life.

Henselite Victorian Open 2024

If you’re a lover of bowls or interested in watching the sport, the Henselite Victorian Open is your answer!   Even if you don’t know much about bowls, the event will provide a fun community atmosphere for all to enjoy.    The Henselite Victorian Open is Bowls Victoria’s premier state event. It’s the largest bowls event in […]

Local Startup Business Driving Latrobe City’s Ecosystem

Latrobe City Council has supported local businesses and and provided resources they need to grow and succeed. Through the LaunchVic Regional Startup Fund, Startup Gippsland is delivering the Startup Gippsland Ecosystem Activation Program over a two-year period. The Program will encourage the development of a self-supporting startup ecosystem in Gippsland by bringing together alumni, mentors, […]

Fresh on the Scene

Experience the perfect blend of artistry, refreshment and leisure with our trio of exciting new on the scene Moe businesses – photography, bubble tea and sim golf! SIM CITY GOLF Sim City Golf offers a premium indoor golf experience in a boutique setting! Two private bays are fitted with the latest technology, offering beginners to […]

Haunted Hills

An epic weekend adventure The newly upgraded Haunted Hills biking park is making its mark as one of Latrobe City’s most scenic trails. It’s time to prepare your bikes and get your adrenaline pumping at the Haunted Hills Bike Park. Situated near Moe in eastern Victoria, the park includes over 15 kilometres of progressive trails […]

Sumo Skate

The opening of the upgraded skate park in Moe has attracted new business ventures to the town, such as Sumo Skate Store. Situated in George Street, Sumo Skate Store opened its doors to skating enthusiasts in early October, 2023. The shop made its grand entrance with a pop-up store and paint your own deck workshop […]

International Rose Garden Festival Morwell a blooming spectacle

The International Rose Garden Festival Morwell returned for 2023, with a full program of events taking place between the 11-12 November. This year’s program showcased the roses and garden in full bloom while offering family-friendly activities and entertainment across the weekend. New event times saw the Festival commencing at 12pm and running through to 9.30pm […]