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An exhibition of bushfire devotion

An exhibition of bushfire devotion

To many people the bushfires of last summer may seem to be from another time and place with the bizarre way this year has played out.Not so for Nungurner artist, Dore Stockhausen, who has devoted her year to documenting the impact of the fires on some of the region’s forests, the result of which can be seen in her exhibition, The Edge of My Vision – Fire, at oneofftwo, in Nungurner this coming...
A boom weekend

A boom weekend

With the lifting of the ring of steel around Melbourne, Lakes Entrance, Metung and Lake Tyers Beach were almost at full capacity with many wanting to get away for the weekend.Motels and caravan parks benefitted greatly and welcomed visitors gladly.Monica Williams, from Koonwarra Holiday Park, had all cabins fully booked and only a few van sights available.“As soon as (premier) Dan (Andrews) said...
Going Beyond the Seas

Going Beyond the Seas

Local writer, Pat Kelly, has just published her fourth book, Beyond the Seas. She has a special affinity with the Isle of Man, having lived there for many years, and this novel begins there with 11-year-old Alice Moore who has been abandoned by her mother. Alice battles for survival and is eventually sentenced to be sent to Australia on the Lady Juliana, a female only convict ship, part of the...
Arthur wins council seat

Arthur wins council seat

Local identity, Arthur Allen, has easily won a place on the new nine- member East Gippsland Shire Council after the Victorian Electoral Commission announced the successful candidates at its Bairnsdale office on Monday following the counting of votes. However, long-term councilor, Dick Ellis, also of Lakes Entrance, has lost his seat in the new East Gippsland Shire council. Mr Allen, whose run...
Election voting

Election voting

East Gippsland Shire Council 2020 election first preference votes, as of 1pm, Friday, October 30:
First Preference Vote Count 30/10/2020

First Preference Vote Count 30/10/2020

East Gippsland Shire Council 2020 First Preference Vote Count as of 10am 30.10.2020 - Computer Count Batch Range: 1 of 522

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