Wednesday, 08 April 2020
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All gold in the Lakes

All gold in the Lakes

The golden fish are away and the first $10,000 catch has been reeled in. The golden tagged fish for the State Government’s competition to lure tourists back to bushfire affected areas kicked off on Sunday, with Cranbourne angler, Ray Cooper, landing himself a nice pay day being the first big winner by reeling in a golden tagged estuary perch near Bemm River. On Tuesday the second golden tagged...
Angela’s paddle

Angela’s paddle

Paddle Across the Bay is Australia’s largest stand up paddle event, travelling from Brighton Beach to Port Melbourne – a 10-kilometre stretch, an almost two-hour journey, and Lake Tyers Beach resident, Angela Ellis will be there every stroke of the way.The paddle is a Cancer Council Victoria fundraiser and will take place this Sunday.Angela had just run a half marathon when she was diagnosed...
Go east and get fresh

Go east and get fresh

You want it fresh? Then head east.That’ s    the message being sent from the Go East – Roadtrip to Gippy initiative, organised by Gippsland Jersey founder and Warragul Farmers’ Market operator, Sallie Jones, and Melbourne Farmers’ Markets’ Miranda Sharp.“We know East Gippsland has had a tough time recently, so we’ve put our heads together with locals and other farmers’ market...
What a day with Today

What a day with Today

The Today Show certainly made an impact last week.The Nine Network’s breakfast show travelled to Lakes Entrance to show its support for bushfire-affected communities, rolling into town on Thursday afternoon, dining at local eateries, pubs and cafes, before hosting a hugely popular show which attracted hundreds of locals and visitors from 5am right through to the completion of the Today Extra...
Brigades benefit from fundraising

Brigades benefit from fundraising

Four local CFA fire brigades have benefited greatly from Lakes Entrance Bowls Club fundraising efforts, with the total donated reaching more than $28,000.The bowls club wanted to contribute to local brigades and through the generosity of local customers and community, plus Community Clubs Victoria being able to directly liaise with fellow clubs wanting to donate, they have exceeded their...
A sporting rebuild

A sporting rebuild

Lakes Entrance and Lake Tyers Beach enjoyed a wet weekend spark in business with the arrival of two Melbourne-based football clubs.Eastern Football League powerhouse, Blackburn, coached by former local, Brendan Allen, and Western Region Football League division one outfit, Spotswood, helped fill accommodation, dine at cafes and restaurants and get a taste of what the region has to offer.Together...

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