Saturday, 15 June 2024
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Paramedics save a local life

Paramedics save a local life

Swan Reach father Adrian Galiazzo described his last birthday as a day he "won't forget" after watching paramedics save his son's life following a severe asthma attack.  Adrian and sons Gabriel, 16 and Giordi, 14, were enjoying a balmy Labour Day evening swim at Lakes Entrance Main Beach when Giordi unexpectedly went into respiratory distress. "We were about to leave when my youngest son...
Pristine paddling

Pristine paddling

The 15th Gippsland Lakes Paddle Challenge was held last Saturday in perfect conditions with nearly 200 competitors taking to the waters. Competitors came from across the region, beyond Melbourne and interstate, battling it out on vessels such as surf skis, ocean racing skis, plastic skis, outrigger canoes, stand up paddle boards, prone paddle board, SLSA racing boards, Hobie kayaks, sit on top...
Snowy River Sprint drives in

Snowy River Sprint drives in

Round two of the Australian Tarmac Rally Championship gets underway on May 4-5 with the Snowy River Sprint. Descending on the coastal town of Lakes Entrance, 70 teams are gearing up to take on the gruelling 18-stage, 240-kilometre event utilising the undulating road between Buchan and Orbost. Reigning champions Paul Dowie and John Allen will have a point to prove in their Porsche GT3RS after...
Value our lifestyle – An ANZAC message –

Value our lifestyle – An ANZAC message –

Gusty weather did not deter the sizeable crowd that gathered on ANZAC Day at the Lakes Entrance Cenotaph to honour and remember all Australian service men and women who served their country and came home, were wounded or gave their lives in the line of duty, according RSL publicity officer Robyn Cooney. Commander Sue Bingham (retired), of the Royal Australian Navy, announced the arrival of the...
Viewing platform completed

Viewing platform completed

The Lakes Entrance Fishermen's Cooperative is delighted to announce the completion of the highly anticipated viewing platform on Bullock Island. This exciting addition promises to provide both locals and tourists with an extraordinary opportunity to savour views of the Cunningham Arm, the vibrant township, the bustling entrance and local fishing fleet in action. Strategically situated to offer...
Sounding the alarm

Sounding the alarm

The Lakes Entrance community could not help but notice messages written on the windows of ambulances locally, and throughout Victoria. But what is it all about? Lakes Post spoke with paramedic and union representative at the Lakes Entrance Ambulance Station, Hugh recently.  He explained it is part of getting their message across to the general public about a crisis that is happening within...

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