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Kevin

Lives in Morwell

I’ve always felt proud of Latrobe Valley’s rich history surrounding the power generation, despite the controversy it’s drawn in recent years. I think it’s unfortunate that many people overlook the fact that it’s an industry which was of great significance to Australia’s progress as a developing nation during the post-war years. Countless people migrated from various countries throughout the world for the chance to learn a valuable trade, including my grandparents who arrived from Germany in 1960, eventually settling in Churchill. Multiculturalism has always been vibrant element within the Latrobe Valley, which is something I’m also proud of, especially people’s willingness to embrace it.

As someone who enjoys food more than the average person, actively seeking out various eateries and restaurants within Latrobe Valley has become something my partner and I especially enjoy. From watching a lot of the late Anthony Bourdain on Netflix, I’ve come to really subscribe to his attitude of deriving pleasure from a dining experience, regardless of location and sometimes even quality. I think the many types of cuisine available here really enable that and I can honestly say that my quality of life is all the better for it.

Being in such a central location, taking advantage of seasonal activities is something I highly recommend to all. We’re just over an hour from snow and ocean, not mention the national parks, rivers and lakes that are even closure. I love going to the beach on a blistering hot day, embarrassing myself while bodyboarding. Even with such a heavy industrial presence, the Latrobe Valley offers some of the most majestic landscapes.

Well, after ten years of working at Hazelwood Power Station came to an abrupt end, a few years shy of the plant’s closure, I opted for a change in career. While the transition hasn’t been easy, for the past 18 months I’ve been for the most part self-employed managing social media for a prominent film distributor based in Melbourne, which has stemmed largely from my passion for movies and the skills I’ve obtained from maintaining my web site and its accompanying social media pages. Working from home has its pros and cons, but the flexibility is what I appreciate and after recently picking up a second client I hope to expand my scope of work during 2019. Between work, I’m constantly writing film reviews for a wide variety of titles, both in theatres and on home media, often thanks to the generosity of a number of labels and distributors throughout Australia and overseas. Writing has landed me several opportunities, which has included the occasional appearance on local radio and even having reviews of the odd film festival printed in local publications.

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Kevin

Lives in Morwell

I’ve always felt proud of Latrobe Valley’s rich history surrounding the power generation, despite the controversy it’s drawn in recent years. I think it’s unfortunate that many people overlook the fact that it’s an industry which was of great significance to Australia’s progress as a developing nation during the post-war years. Countless people migrated from various countries throughout the world for the chance to learn a valuable trade, including my grandparents who arrived from Germany in 1960, eventually settling in Churchill. Multiculturalism has always been vibrant element within the Latrobe Valley, which is something I’m also proud of, especially people’s willingness to embrace it.

As someone who enjoys food more than the average person, actively seeking out various eateries and restaurants within Latrobe Valley has become something my partner and I especially enjoy. From watching a lot of the late Anthony Bourdain on Netflix, I’ve come to really subscribe to his attitude of deriving pleasure from a dining experience, regardless of location and sometimes even quality. I think the many types of cuisine available here really enable that and I can honestly say that my quality of life is all the better for it.

Being in such a central location, taking advantage of seasonal activities is something I highly recommend to all. We’re just over an hour from snow and ocean, not mention the national parks, rivers and lakes that are even closure. I love going to the beach on a blistering hot day, embarrassing myself while bodyboarding. Even with such a heavy industrial presence, the Latrobe Valley offers some of the most majestic landscapes.

Well, after ten years of working at Hazelwood Power Station came to an abrupt end, a few years shy of the plant’s closure, I opted for a change in career. While the transition hasn’t been easy, for the past 18 months I’ve been for the most part self-employed managing social media for a prominent film distributor based in Melbourne, which has stemmed largely from my passion for movies and the skills I’ve obtained from maintaining my web site and its accompanying social media pages. Working from home has its pros and cons, but the flexibility is what I appreciate and after recently picking up a second client I hope to expand my scope of work during 2019. Between work, I’m constantly writing film reviews for a wide variety of titles, both in theatres and on home media, often thanks to the generosity of a number of labels and distributors throughout Australia and overseas. Writing has landed me several opportunities, which has included the occasional appearance on local radio and even having reviews of the odd film festival printed in local publications.

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