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Award winners Tom Carson and David Bicknell at Serrat winery. 142426 Picture: JESSE GRAHAM
Wineries at the top of their game
FAMILY side-projects earned two Yarra Valley winemakers Australia-wide acclaim last night, when they took out two of the top awards at the annual Jame... Read More »
Robyn Mansfield, YRC Manager of Built and Active Spaces, Mayor Maria McCarthy, Monbulk MP James Merlino, Duncan Brown, John Abrahamsen and Gilly Mikulcic from the Olinda Pool Committee
Aiming for swim season
OLINDA pool committee members braved the cold on Monday 27 July to celebrate the confirmation of an agreement to commence repair works on the pool. Y... Read More »
Carol Power with a selection of the beanies.
Beanies for brain cancer
STANTHORPE local Carol Power from Carol Power Hats, Clothing and Crafts will be holding a fund-raiser for the Brain Cancer Foundation at her store on ... Read More »
Grandies Jack and Beau at St Thomas More. Picture: SAM SMITH
Grandkids are cool
Grandparents Day AS MUCH as the very idea of it scared the hell out of me a decade or so ago, being a grandparent has its upsides, I have to admit. I ... Read More »
Lozz and Nols on Channel Nine
HEAD chef Lozz and owner and manager Nols, now known as ‘Australia’s fussiest eater’ from Wings & Fins Seafood Restaurant in Tooradin w... Read More »
Jess O’Hanlon had to stand tall for Cranbourne against ROC on the weekend after injuries took a hold of the Eagles' line-up. 141899 Picture: ROB CAREW
Beacy’s got the goods
BEACONSFIELD is good enough to play in this year’s grand final according to coach Amy Heath, who was impressed with her side’s 43-37 victory over ... Read More »
Jail for drunk who lashed out after being told off
A MAN involved in a series of drunken, violent assaults including a wild brawl outside a Dandenong pub has been jailed for 20 months. Masi Ayiik, 23, ... Read More »
Lip gloss on, nails painted and socket wrench in hand - Laura Wouters in her element, the garage. 142309 Picture: ROB CAREW
Mechanic is a beauty
WHEN she’s not fixing cars Laura Wouters is shaping eyebrows, painting lips and blushing cheeks. The 19-year-old mechanic from Maryknoll says even t... Read More »
Works will go ahead on George Street to slow traffic. 142398 PIcture: AlburyCity
George Street’s turn for the better
ALBURYCITY is aiming to reduce the volume of traffic on George Street following concerns from the street’s residents. AlburyCity will be launching a... Read More »