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(03) 5682 2587 30 Main Street, Foster 3960
We Specialize in Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee and Drinks.
Walk-Ins Welcome, Good For Groups, Good For Kids,
Take Out, Catering, Outdoor Seating Plus Much More.
We specialise in Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee and Drinks.
Walk-ins welcome, Good for Groups, Good for Kids, Take Out,
Catering, Outdoor Seating, Free WiFi plus much more.
Collision - sculpture and drawings -
Mark Reyment March 19 to April 15
There's a Currawong in the Garden -
etchings - Karen Barnes - April 16 to May 20,
2017. Opening event on April 16 at 2pm, all
Also - Stockroom artworks
picture framing, art materials, jewellery,
ceramics and more
Gecko Studio Gallery
15 Falls Rd, Fish Creek 3959.
Open 10am to 5pm (4pm in winter months)
Ph 5683 2481. See our website for more info
Browsers Always Welcome
• Mind, Body & Spirit CD’s • Books • Hats
• Himalayan Salt Lamps • Japanese Incense
• Sterling Silver Jewellery
• Clothing for ladies, men & kids
• Gemstones: tumbled, specimens,
jewellery & much, much more
31 Main Street, Foster | 5682 1381
from late May until
Melbourne Cup Day
OPEN 7 DAYS
Wilbur is a happy little wombat who
likes to wear a backpack and go on
adventures! He is keen to explore
Prom Country (South Gippsland) and
the big, wide, world.
Help Wilbur on his adventure by taking him t
Purchase a Wilbur for just $10 and take him travelling with
you as you explore Prom Country, Australia... or the world!
Take photos of Wilbur in different locations, then upload them to Facebook
or Instagram using the hashtag #visitpromcountry (don’t forget to set the
posts to public so we can all share in Wilbur’s adventures). At the end of
each month prizes will be awarded for the best picture of Wilbur taken
inside and outside Prom Country.
Wilbur the wombat can be purchased at stockists across South Gippsland.
For more information on where to purchase a Wilbur or to check out his
adventures please visit:
$1 from every Wilbur purchase will be donated to wildlife
charities to help other Wilburs in the wild.
The Wilbur the Wombat competition ends June 2017.
The adventures of
Wilbur the Wombat
WILBUR the Wombat loves
to travel and thanks to his
many helpers he has explored
exciting locations across Prom
Country (South Gippsland),
Australia and the world!
But Wilbur has the travel
bug... he is seeking more help-
ers and more adventures. Can
Simply purchase a Wilbur
the Wombat for just $10 and
take him travelling with you
as you explore Prom Country
(South Gippsland) and be-
Take photos of Wilbur in dif-
ferent locations, then upload
them to Facebook or Insta-
gram using the hashtag #vis-
itpromcountry (don't forget to
set the posts to public so we
can all share in Wilbur's ad-
ventures). By helping him on
his adventures you have the
chance to win terrific prizes
such as accommodation get-
aways or dinner vouchers.
Prizes will be awarded at the
end of each month until June
2017 for the best photo of Wil-
bur taken inside or outside of
‘Where’s Wilbur?’ is a mar-
keting campaign initiated by
Prom Country Regional Tour-
ism. The group has been
thrilled with Wilbur’s travels
“Wilbur has been travelling
everywhere and we couldn’t
be happier,” said Philip Botte,
chair of Prom Country Region-
“We have had a great re-
sponse to the campaign and
are particularly thankful to
our wombat ambassadors;
the businesses and groups
that have kindly helped us to
distribute and stock Wilburs
throughout our region.”
Wilbur the Wombat can be
purchased at stockists across
South Gippsland. For more
information on where to pur-
chase a Wilbur or to check
out his adventures, visit www.
One dollar from every Wilbur
purchase will be donated to
wildlife charities to help other
Wilburs in the wild.
GECKO Studio Gallery is well known for its ex-
hibitions of contemporary art with a fine balance
of local artists and artists from further afield
(112 exhibitions to date), but there is more to
Gecko Studio Gallery than just art exhibitions.
Gecko has a fine selection of art materials
ranging from printmaking, watercolours, acryl-
ics, oil paints, pencils and canvases through to
an extensive range of paper for all purposes in
full sheets, pads and journals.
You really need to visit to appreciate the range
and quality of the art materials available. If it
isn't in stock, it can be ordered in.
Gecko Studio Gallery is also well known for
its custom framing service that caters for fram-
ing your child's latest creation through to full
exhibitions and conservation framing.
Contact Kerry Spokes on 0423 721 593 to
make a time so you are fully looked after with
all your framing needs.
Both Kerry and Adrian Johnson (who works
for Gecko as the framer) are award winning art-
ists with an artist's eye and feel.
Gecko Studio Gallery and ArtHouse accom-
modation is at 15 Falls Road, Fish Creek,
phone 5683 2481 or email info@geckostudio-
gallery.com.au, visit www.geckostudiogallery.
com.au and Facebook geckostudiogallery.
It’s open 10-5pm (4pm in winter), Thursday
Gecko’s fine art and art supplies
Where has Wilbur been travelling?
Wilbur the Wombat is seeing more of Australia than the
Discover... South Gippsland & Bass Coast
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