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March 21, 2018

Ocean Grove residents react to failure-to-vote notices

OCEAN GROVE’S Wendy Moor is adamant she followed due process during last October’s Greater Geelong City Council postal election. So Ms Moor said she was...

March 21, 2018

Fire danger prompted police warning on dune party

A POSSIBLE underage beach party in Point Lonsdale has attracted plenty of attention for the wrong reasons, resulting in a police-issued warning for parents. Acting...

March 21, 2018

There’s a blue buzz about next Chicken Shop show

tHE OCEan Grove Chicken Shop is serving up another crowd favourite when the Hornets, one of Melbourne’s favourite blues bands, arrives in town. this Saturday...

March 21, 2018

Deeply inspired sea creations to go on display

AN EXCITING new exhibition featuring 10 local artists will bring inspiration from the ocean to Anglesea. The Surf Coast Art Space will host the exhibition...

March 21, 2018

Landfall winners announced

WINNERS of this year’s Lorne Sculpture Biennale (LSB) Non-Acquisitive and Emerging Artist Award were announced Saturday after the festival’s official opening. The free festival running...

March 21, 2018

Egg-cellent Easter at University Hospital Geelong

THE SURF COAST Community has rallied once more to ensure the Easter Bunny visits kids that find themselves on the children’s ward at University...

March 21, 2018

Giving is key to Kyo

EVERY week a coloured van appears in Delhi, india to disperse 300 meals to the homeless and hungry as part of Future Hope, a...

March 21, 2018

Consumers snag too much salt when enjoying sausage in bread

There’s nothing more Aussie then a sausage in bread, but this quintessential snack could be putting our health at risk. New research from The George...

March 21, 2018

New anti-bullying campaign shifts focus

Kids Helpline is pushing for greater insight into why kids bully as opposed to the devices and technology used for bullying. Yourtown/Kids Helpline chief executive...

March 21, 2018

He de Man: Torquay youngster puts the hammer down for gold

TORQUAY’S Mitchell de Man, 15, has dominated this year’s Victorian Country Championships. Proud mum Karolyn de Man said her six-foot-two son took up athletics three...

March 14, 2018

Star of the Sea open day

STAR OF the Sea Retirement Village in Torquay is inviting members of the public to come and experience the benefits of their village firsthand. From...

March 14, 2018

There’s a greener lifestyle opportunity in Grove

LIFESTYLE Ocean Grove will be the first lifestyle community to have solar panels installed on every home when construction begins this month. Located on the...

March 14, 2018

Pinot makes for an affair to remember

WINE LOVERS will be able to sample some of the regions finest Pinot Noir during a new event set to take place in Geelong...

March 14, 2018

Restaurant Express arrives at Jack Rabbit

For more than 25 years, the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival has brought delight to those with a penchant for fine wine and food...

March 14, 2018

DROP BEARS to rock Aireys Open Mic

NOT TO be confused with a Drop Bear (a faux Australian predator), The Drop Bears are a very real band and making waves in...

March 14, 2018

Awards open at Geelong youth

YOUNG PEOPLE making a difference within the community will be recognised once more as nominations open for this year’s Geelong Youth Awards. Community members are...

March 7, 2018

Open day announces arrival

TUCKERS Torquay opened its doors to the community during a relaxed open day late last week. Alyson Burchell of Tuckers said Thursday was an opportunity...

March 7, 2018

Stage set for CELTIC STARS

MORE than 15,000 people flock to Portarlington annually for The National Celtic Festival, with crowds expected to be bigger than ever, following the announcement...

March 7, 2018

Kids can get active this Easter at SOAK

KIDS can enjoy all the outdoors has to offer this Easter with the return of the YMCA’s Recreation Camp in Anglesea. The Summer Outdoor Adventure...

March 7, 2018

FRONT BEACH GOES CRAZY FOR CRAB

WITH mallet in hand, Torquay diners are crunching through four courses during Front Beach Taphouse and Restaurant’s Crab March experience. Owner Nick Cogger said they...

March 7, 2018

Lorne cyclists get up early for change

FOR more than 30 years, the Murray to Moyne Cycle Relay has seen teams of riders tackle 520kms over 24 hours to raise valuable...

March 7, 2018

Scarf makers ready to live on land for fest

SCARF makers will embrace the theme “Living on the Land”, for this year’s National Wool Museum’s annual Scarf Festival. Entries are now open with scarf...

March 7, 2018

Local artist graces Jashn walls

WHEN Rachit and Aditi Kapoor decided to open a third Jashan restaurant in Lorne off the back of their Torquay and Newtown success, it...

March 7, 2018

Ads help reduce harmful drinking

New research has found alcohol harm reduction advertisements that contain low-risk drinking guidelines could help reduce alcohol consumption. The research led by Cancer Council Victoria...

February 28, 2018

Stump’s day success at Collendina

The Collendina Cobras Cricket Club held their inaugural Pink Stumps Day on Saturday spearheaded by Andrew Love nurse Kate Every. Decked out in pink, ladies...

February 28, 2018

Torquay track star takes gold

TORQUAY’S track star Kasey Perkins, 14, has taken home a gold and bronze medal after the Victorian Junior Athletics Championship in Melbourne. Representing the Geelong...

February 26, 2018

Fool-proof palettes for home

To eliminate colour guesswork, Dulux has expertly curated three on-trend and fool-proof exterior colour schemes which can be easily applied to virtually any architectural...

February 16, 2018

Juniors power up at Newcomb

The newcomb power Football Club is moving up the Bellarine competition and its junior section is leading the way. On Sunday February 25 families will...