Latrobe Dairy Farmers Information and Wellbeing Day

Posted on 27 April 2017

Type: Public Notice


Dairy farmers and their families are invited to drop in at any time to:

  • Meet and chat with other dairy farmers and families
  • Access information about supports and grants available
  • Chat with financial counsellors and other service providers
  • Relax and enjoy a coffee, food and music
  • Spoil yourself with a 15 minute massage
  • Have a free health check

Informal children’s activities also provided throughout the day.

Where: Yinnar Memorial Hall, 14 Main Street, Yinnar
When: Wednesday 24 May
Time: 9am to 2pm

This event has been funded by the Victorian Government.

For more information phone Abby Clavarino, community development officer, on 5128 5658 or email

**Further information about participating services and activities:

Small Business Mentoring Service
Trusted mentors available to share their in-depth knowledge and experience to help farmers develop their business, plans and ideas. Speak to the friendly staff or book in for a more detailed 45 minute consultation by contacting or making a booking on the day.
Gippsland Massage and Wellbeing Centre
Enjoy a free 15 minute massage that can reduce tension, tightness and stress and promote relaxation. The sessions will be tailored and targeted to best help you achieve your desired outcome.
Health Check Pit Stops
Check in regarding your health by visiting the following free pit stops:
- Blood Pressure Check
- Diabetes Risk
- Skin Cancer
- Mental Health

Rural Financial Counselling Service Vic - Gippsland
Provides free financial counselling for farmers and small businesses in need of support. Rural Financial Counselling Service has been supporting farming communities in Gippsland for over 30 years. Counsellors provide one-on-one support to clients to develop business plans and assist implementing with on-farm and business adjustment. Staff will be onsite to promote services, and offer attendees a chance to win a $100 gift voucher by completing a quick survey.
Victoria’s Farmers Federation
Latrobe City Economic Development
National Centre for Farmer Health
Relationships Australia
Department of Human Services (Centrelink)
Agriculture Victoria
Gippsland Farmer Relief Inc
Latrobe City Council Home and Community Care Services
Regional Development Victoria
Latrobe Community Health Service
Queen Elizabeth Centre
Danny Boothman (Musician)
Latrobe City Council Early Years Services
Peter Cook (Entertainer - Magician)