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Vocal for a Local

Vocal for a Local

Be Vocal for a Local

Lockdowns have changed everything and sadly not every local business can open right now.
As we work to get back to some kind of normal, it's time to help Gippsland Local Businesses.

We want you to Be Vocal For a Local….

You give the best recommendations! You know the best places to shop, who gives the best customer
service or who could do with a free plug to help them get back on their feet.

This Monday we want you to tell us about a local business you love.

Are you a business owner? Register your business details below.

Click to register - Be Vocal for a Local

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Be Vocal For A Local Proudly Supported by TR FM & Gippsland’s Gold

Let's support local business

Bill Wyndham and Company Livestock and Real Estate - Locally owned and operated Livestock and Real Estate agency, proudly servicing East Gippsland for 76 years employing local staff.

Lakes Entrance Carpet Court - We are a local family-owned business in lakes entrance that trade in carpet and vinyl flooring. We have a huge selection of tiles and our blinds are manufactured in Bayswater.

Red Fox Party Traralgon - Red Fox Party is a small family owned business and we specialize in making your party the best! Whether it's a 1st birthday, 80th birthday, wedding, engagement, 21st birthday, any occasion! We have a wide range of party supplies available but balloons are what we are known for, including helium balloon bouquets, balloon garlands, table centres, hot air balloon gifts, stuffed balloons and so so many more! Balloons are the perfect thing to make a lockdown birthday really feel like a celebration and to hopefully make things easier, we offer free delivery in Traralgon.

Latrobe Valley Real Estate - Our office has been established in the Latrobe Valley for almost 8 years and our team shares over 40 years of real estate experience.Are you looking for a fresh approach to Real Estate? Latrobe Valley Real Estate is here to help. With years of experience in the local market, we know we can help you achieve your Real Estate goals. We are locally owned and operated & we are proud to live and support our local community.
Call Russell & the team to talk about everything Real Estate today.

Helloworld Travel Traralgon - Locally owned travel agency since 1978...owned by me, Tina Hunt, since Feb 1992 (almost 30 years). Currently employs 3 people (Tina, Sandra, Lauren). We're still here helping our clients navigate through all the changes. We're still processing refunds and credits. We hope that once this pandemic is all over and all borders re-open, people will line up down the street to panic-buy travel from us.

Our Past Times - We put a great emphasis on learning through fun at Our Past Times. We stock everything from puzzles, jigsaws, card games, travel games, mechanical models and construction kits all the way through to books, educational games, dolls, fairies and soft toys for babies and children of all ages. There’s nothing more magical than seeing a child smiling, laughing and having fun while using toys that are helping to grow their mind. Children connect with the world around them in so many different ways, and we love helping them build memories that will last a lifetime. Speaking of which – we love retro toys and games, so if you remember the toys you loved as a kid and want to share that joy with them, come in for a visit. You never know what you may find!

Bairnsdale Horse Centre - We stock a large range of clothing & footwear for all the family!
New spring season stock arriving daily.
Come in store or purchase online at
We are the official merchandise stockists for Dolly's Dream organisation, having donated over $320,000 over the past 3 years from the sale of merchandise.
Thankyou everyone who has supported us.

Bairnsdale Stockfeeds - Supply a large range of farm and animal products.
Including locally made K Feeds Grains and Mixes.
Great quality Hay & Lucerne
Easy drive through service
Heaps of firewood in stock available for pick up or delivery.
Great deals on Barastoc poultry feed for September

Tracs Health And Fitness - Great personable Health And Fitness Centre (well known to TRFM staff) opposite Growmaster. Our Website was designed and is maintained by ACE where members of the public can find out about our services including our InBody 570 Body Composition Analysis facility. They can also enjoy our free podcasts (link at the bottom of the website homepage with information on weight loss, mental health etc.

The Cassidy Crew - Disability Support Services. We provide meaningful, practical and personal support to people with a disability in Gippsland’s Baw Baw, Bass Coast and Latrobe Shires.

Lekeyah Skin Rejuvenation Centre - Lekeyah Skin Rejuvenation is more than a beauty and skin clinic- It's a living, breathing pillar of our local community. People just don't come here for 'pampering', they (and by they we mean all ages of walks of life and gender) come to escape, the daily grind, a quick fix- hair, make-up, a pedicure or eyebrow sculpt. We are the answers for more complex solutions, such as a way to overcome the annoyance and restriction that problem skin can cause. With a treatment menu boasting over 50 separate treatments, there is sure to tempt even the fussiest of people.

Pie Addicts - We make the best fresh-baked Pies, all baked on-site. Super fresh sandwiches and rolls, fresh cakes and slices and not to mention a great coffee.

Amay Cafe - Shout out to Amay Cafe in Moe. They have best coffee and food in Moe. They're a friendly and helpful bunch as well. They deserve a shout out.

Bairnsdale Dairy - Bairnsdale Dairy is a family ran the business for over 40 years. We are a milk distributor for Paul's Milk and also have a variety of frozen foods. Our biggest message is we are open to the public. Anyone can call into 361 Main Street Bairnsdale and purchase, milk, flavoured milk, cream, cheese, eggs, frozen dim Sims.. anything. Check out our page on Facebook for all our products.

What The Fudge Desserts - What The Fudge Desserts is a small home-based business that specialises in stuffed cookies, loaded brownies, brookies and more. Everything is made by the chef.

Seymour Street Newsagency - Distribution Newsagent for the daily delivery of popular newspapers like the Sun & The Age, as well as your favourite magazine
Retail Newsagent selling traditional lines such as Greeting Cards, Magazines, Newspapers, Stationery, Confectionery & Gifts.

Pizza Boyz Traralgon - I have worked for small local businesses and always pushed to support local as it helps our community go and grow!
Use to work at Goodfellas and Paxhill pizza you may know me as the guy from Facebook that's says "Gday guys"

Eternal Beauty - For all your beauty needs come and see the team at Eternal Beauty in Sale. With a great range of products and services to pamper and relax you, Eternal Beauty is on hand to help you look and feel your best.
The girls at Eternal Beauty have a focus on Skin Care, Spa, Nails, Massage, Waxing, and advanced Lash and Brow Services, all designed to help you feel and look your best inside and out.

Cazazz Cleaning Services & Cazazz Maintenance - We are a locally owned & operated business, Traralgon based.
We've been operating our cleaning business for almost 10 years & in November 2020 we launched Cazazz Maintenance. Cazazz Maintenance offers plumbing (qualified plumbers), property maintenance & rubbish removal.
We employ 32 staff.

Djinta Djinta Winery - Small, family run winery/restaurant with beautiful views. Located in Kardella South.

Quality Tree Works - Quality Tree Works are here for all of your tree removal, tree cutting and other tree maintenance needs. With over 20 years experience in climbing and cutting trees, you can be assured we will get the job done right the first time. For everything from stump grinding to emergency callouts, make us your first choice in Traralgon and surrounding areas.
We’re a proud, family run business and we’ve got the expertise you need when dealing with any tree issues. We’re fully insured, and ready to tackle all jobs big and small. Even if you’ve got a situation and don’t know what kind of tree service you need, we’re happy to help. We’ll provide honest, practical advice with no obligation.

WOLF - Telstra Partner - Gippsland's only locally owned Telstra Partner celebrating 32 years in business!

Zambrero Traralgon - We have remained open through each of the Lockdowns offering take away and delivery. Thanks so much to all of our customers who have supported us through this difficult period. We have been able to keep all our team employed as we continue to make fresh, healthy Mexican food. Come in and say hello, we are open from 11am 7 days per week.

Massaro Motors - Massaro Motors for all your Kubota tractor and farm machinery needs. tractors, krone hay equipment, Kubota mowers, Kubota ground working machinery, Kubota generators and engines, golf course mowing and maintenance and kubota skid steer loaders. for everything kubota. see us first or see us last but come and see us at Massaro Motors 497 princes drive Morwell. Serving Gippsland farmers for the past 47 years and still going strong. Contact Massaro Motors 51341422.

Claudias Cafe Morwell - As a customer Claudia and her staff are always friendly and nothing is too much trouble, great coffee, food and milkshakes to die for,well done guys.

Fairway Mowers and Machinery - Fairway Mowers & Machinery is a small family ran business. Fairway Mowers offers service's, repairs and sales for your lawn care needs. We are located at 49 Alexanders Road, Morwell Vic 3825. Contact us on 03 5133 9600.

Wyanga Park Winery - A 3 generation family business serving fabulous food, home grown wines, sauces jams and chutneys, featuring an art gallery, accessible by boat, free self contained camping encouraged and specialising in weddings and functions.

Rosedale Family Dental - Rosedale Family Dental team are here to provide the quality dentistry your family needs with the individual care you deserve.
Rosedale Family Dental have a special focus for calming dental care of kids and anxious adults.

Erica Caravan Park - Love to vote for Erica caravan Park. Close to Walhalla, Mt Baw Baw and everything in between. We welcome ALL campers of all types and experience. Surrounds include 4wd ing, hiking, exploring and having time out. With cabins, camp sites, licenced and BYO bar, bbq's and fire pits what more could you want!

Sale/Maffra Taxi - Sale/ Maffra taxi services. Local company managed by local people try, and see the difference.

Maffra Hot Bake - The best bread and rolls around sandwiches, rolls made to order, open 7 days a week.

Bass Strait Bait & Tackle Lakes Entrance - Newly relocated, family run & owned tackle, bait & wholesale tackle store. With Frank being a bait fisherman with over 30 years experience, you will always get the highest quality bait in Gippsland, with most caught & packed onsite or straight of the trawler boats into our shop.
Their knowledge, professionalism & customer service is next level. Frank & Danielle pride themselves on providing the best service & experience in their shop, along with the help of their children that also can run the show with no help, Lewis & Sal love to help & serve the customers.

Steve's Mowing Services LV - We are small, local gardening and lawn mowing business, currently serving the valley and recently expanding into the Warragul area.
Quality and professional service for all you lawn and gardening needs.

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Also on Facebook and Instagram.

Clocks At Briag - Repair and Sales of antique and vintage mechanical clocks. Offers door to door service to the local Gippsland region. Contactable on Instagram as Clocks at Briag and fb as CLOCKS AT BRIAG.

Latrobe Valley Forklifts & Gippsland Wacker Neuson - We are Latrobe Valley Forklifts & Gippsland Wacker Neuson your supplier of Machinery & Compaction Equipment right here in Gippsland.
We are Traralgon's home of forklift & earth-moving equipment & have been for over twenty years.
See our team for all your machinery New & Used - We have an extensive range of hire machinery & equipment even a tipper truck & Dingo too.
Spare Parts & on site service vans to service most makes & models.
So for all your digging & lifting call us & Remember WE HIRE!

Bairnsdale Shoe Repairs - Over 30 years experience in shoe repairs, hand engraving, key cutting, trophies and leatherwork , opposite Coles on Main st Bairnsdale.

Paint Place and House Of Tiles Morwell - Paint place and house of tiles is your local independent paint and tile specialist.
Selling house industrial and automotive paint as well as wall floor tiles and accessories come in and see Craig and Kasey for all you decorating ideas.

Chey-de Bakes - Chey-de Bakes specializes in occasion cakes, cupcakes and other sweet catering available for all occasions big and small.
We strive to create edible memories to last a lifetime!
All allergies and restrictions catered for upon request.

Fermio Garden Centre - Fermio Garden Centre offer great friendly service. For all your gardening and landscaping needs including Mulch, Soil, Gravel, Plants and much more. Fermio GardenCentre Johnson Ville 5156 4012.

Maffra Showcase Jewellers - We are a family owned & operated local jewellery store. We sell a large variety of gold & silver jewellery, watches as well as gift ware. We have a jewellery with over 40 years experience - we can repair, restore, remake or make a unique item for you.
We fit watch bands, batteries in watches & remotes. we do engraving onsite. We offer Zippay.

Dargo Hotel - Located in one of Victoria's most remote country towns, the Dargo Hotel is a true iconic country pub! With friendly staff and locals around we offer a wide selection of tasty pub meals as well as ice cold drinks! Make your stay memorable and book a night on one of our 4 Log Cabins. We also have Motel Rooms and group accommodation, as well as a large paddock with river frontage behind the the pub perfect for camping.
Make Dargo your next holiday destination!

Guthridge Fish and Chips - We’re a local family run fish and chips shop in sale and at the moment we're giving away free meal packs to family and business that have been affected by the recent lockdowns and to people who have lost there jobs and are struggling because of covid we started of we 10 packs and our customers had to nominate people but omg we seen how many people were effected we couldn’t stopped so we to today so far we have given nearly over 50 pack we have also had customers and local business donated money towards this it's be so overwhelming me and my husband are so happy and proud to give back to the community that has been struggling.

M&M Security Doors - M&M Security Doors was established as a partnership in March 2020, our factory is located in Swan Reach Vic, with the help of the Nies Program I was able to learn all about owning my first business. We manufacture and install Security doors, this is our main focus. We also install glass balustrade, aluminium windows and doors. With the help from business connect, grow Gippsland, and many mentors we are slowly succeeding in becoming well established. Our goal is to employ local in the very near future. I would like to invite you to come to our factory and meet with myself and my partner. I believe seeing our products and talking face to face we can give you a better understanding of how our business is forming.

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