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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 26, 2018

Wood styles homes with heart

Sal Wood has had a love affair with houses for as long as she can remember. From repainting her room as a child to thrift...

February 9, 2018

Ageless trike wheels onto the Bellarine

A worldwide initiative, Cycling Without Age, has arrived on the Bellarine, giving elderly residents the chance to experience the freedom of riding once more. Ole...

February 9, 2018

Doris to have her day in Portarlington

Country music star Melinda Schneider will channel the best of the legendary Doris Day during a tribute show at the Portarlington Neighbourhood House. The Melinda...

February 9, 2018

Aussie Open coin toss for Surf Coast hot shot

TORQUAY resident and ANZ Hot Shot Tennis star Lachlan Thomas took centre court at the Australian Open last month after he was chosen to...

January 26, 2018

Footy legends in Lorne

Footy legends arrived in Lorne last weekend for the Lorne Football Netball Club celebrity entertainment night. Big names Wayne Carey, Brian Taylor and Billy Brownless...

January 26, 2018

Station swings into Oates Vic Open

Golf Victoria has announced RSN 927 as their newest official media partner for the 2018 Oates Vic Open. Regular live scores and news updates from...

January 26, 2018

Allenby and Lonard return for tournament

The Oates Vic Open, the only golf tournament world-wide that sees men and women battle it out for equal prize money, returns to Barwon...

January 25, 2018

Joy rides at Jan Juc

HITTING the waves this summer is a given for some, but a luxury for others who find navigating the sand challenging with loved ones...

January 25, 2018

Book fines canned following food donations

GIVETH and you shall receive, according to Geelong Library’s annual Food for Fines campaign that sees library fees waived for food. The campaign, which ran...

January 25, 2018

Summer scorcher sees full beaches and safety messages

WITH temperatures around the Surf Coast and the Bellarine reaching 40 degrees last week, people arrived to beaches and rivers in droves. Jan Juc was...

January 25, 2018

Research delves into dogs on coast

THE IMPACT of population and dogs on Barwon Coast beaches is the focus of a new Barwon Coast Committee of Management (BCCM) research project. BCCM...

January 24, 2018

Cyclist injured in Surf Coast crash

A FEMALE cyclist in her 50s has sustained head injuries after colliding with a car on Tuesday morning on the Surf Coast Highway, Torquay. The...

January 24, 2018

Grove teen puts hands and heart of gold to good use

HIGH school can be challenging at the best of times, and having dyslexia doesn’t help 14-year-old Georgie Demir, yet this remarkable teen has dedicated...

January 18, 2018

Teens drop good drops as drinking decreases

A new study has shown Australian teenagers are reporting lower drinking rates than their peers two decades ago. The Deakin University study in collaboration with...

January 18, 2018

Art in three dimensions at art space

The Surf Coast Art Space has launched Summer Sculpture, their newest exhibition with more than 100 pieces from 30 sculptors on show. The exhibition presented...

January 18, 2018

Its go time for junior rangers in parks

KIDS and their families are discovering the secrets of Victoria’s national parks and reserves this summer thanks to a junior rangers program. The initiative run...

January 11, 2018

Archibald boosts Geelong economy

A cool $6 million has been injected into the regions local economy thanks to Geelong Gallery’s Archibald Prize exhibition. The City of Greater Geelong in...

January 10, 2018

Test sail and sea at try day

IT’S A case of sail and see, with Torquay Sailing Club’s “Try Sailing” workshops starting on January 14. Running over the school holidays, the workshops...

January 10, 2018

Vandalism damages coastline

SPATE of vandalism at Whites Gap Torquay, Spring Creek and around Anglesea has left the Great Ocean Road Coast Committee (GORCC) disheartened. Caleb Hurrell, GORCC’s...

January 8, 2018

Laughs loved at Lorne Hotel

Lorne Hotel is expecting another sold out event when comedians Dave Hughes and Dave O’Neil come to town January 12. Gracing our television screens and...

January 5, 2018

Knowledge without boundaries at U3A

THE University of the Third Age (U3A) is readying themselves for their inaugural summer school, with retirees on the Surf Coast embarking on an...