Sunday, 27 September 2020
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Face mask making

Face mask making

Willow Collective Boutique has been flat out making cloth face masks since the announcement by the State Government that all Victorians will need to wear them while in public. Owner, Sharen Cameron, started making masks when it became mandatory in Melbourne and has been flat out ever since. “I have been sourcing elastic from everywhere, I am hoping it won’t run out,” she said. “At the moment we...
Huge Tattslotto win

Huge Tattslotto win

A Lakes Entrance man held one of the six division one winning entries nationally in TattsLotto draw 4073, drawn Saturday, August 1, taking home $889,834.33. The prize is the 10th major prize to land in the Gippsland area so far this year, and the third division one win in the region in just two weeks. Sharing his excitement with an official from the Lott on Monday morning, the happy winner...
Junior season abandoned

Junior season abandoned

The 2020 East Gippsland Junior Football Association season has been abandoned. Following on from the State Government announcement that stage three restrictions would be reintroduced in Regional Victoria and will remain in place until September 13, league officials decided the best course of action was to end the season after just two rounds. As part of the stage three restrictions, community...
Bowls club closes doors due to COVID

Bowls club closes doors due to COVID

It certainly is unpredictable times for businesses at the moment and Lakes Bowls Club is no exception with the venue closing once more last Tuesday.The venue had reopened in late June with the knowledge that 50 patrons would be allowed in each section, but this was changed at the last minute and so they had been trading with only 20 diners per room.“As part of our regular review of systems and...
All on deck

All on deck

Just over six months since the devastating bushfires in East Gippsland, local firefighters are still wrapping their heads around what was an unprecedented fire season. Toorloo Arm CFA was heavily involved as part of the Tambo Group strike team. This Tambo group is made up of Lakes Entrance, Kalimna West, Metung, Toorloo Arm, Mossiface/Tambo, Bruthen, Buchan and Gelantipy. Tim Elrington is a...
Not all happy with walk

Not all happy with walk

The concept plans for an all abilities walking circuit that were published in last week’s Lakes Post are causing anxious times for some residents. Peter Neverauskas, from the Lakes Waterfront Motel, and other residents of Short Street, Middle Street, Jetty Road and Mackillops Lane, feel the eastern end plans have not taken into consideration what is best for that area. “Don’t get me wrong, I am...

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