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Girl guides venture to the water

Girl guides venture to the water

Lakes Entrance Girl Guides had a fantastic time out on the water recently, paddling on the waters of Cunninghame Arm with Venture Out Australia. While the wind had them pushed down the lake a bit, it didn’t dampen the fun the Guides and their leaders had as they paddled kayaks and stand-up paddle boards with Venture Out Australia’s Sarah Carlisle, with unit leader, Sue Grima (Blue Wren), and...
Florist fun

Florist fun

Orbost Education Centre has welcomed back the Introductory to Floristry courses for 2024 in conjunction with Forget Me Not Studio in Lakes Entrance. "Our course has been so successful that we have been allocated hours from ACFE-Adult Community and Further Education to deliver a level two course, Working in Floristry, as part of our Learn Local programs," manager of Orbost Education Centre,...
Leap year “miracle”

Leap year “miracle”

Leap years bring an extra day each February and for the Cassar family it is a day they will never forget.  At 7.31pm on February 29, David and Amanda Cassar, of Lakes Entrance, welcomed their first child, baby boy Ezekiel, which they described as “miracle baby”. “We had tried for over seven years, trying multiple things including IVF to conceive a child,” David said. “Multiple...
A sea of pink

A sea of pink

Surf Life Saving Lakes Entrance (SLSLE) celebrated the club's ladies with its annual Pink Patrol last Saturday.  Life Saving Victoria has stated its 'Pink Patrol Mission' is "to acknowledge and celebrate the contribution of girls and women in shaping the lifesaving movement, and in doing so, make the opportunities and pathways in lifesaving more visible". SLSLE captain, Eden McMillan, said...
Leaving a lasting impression

Leaving a lasting impression

END OF AN ERA - The Last Gippsland Lakes Fishermen, the book described as a photographic and oral history of the last 10 commercial fishermen of the Gippsland Lakes, was official launched at the Paynesville Classic Boat Rally last Friday. A strong crowd of interested locals and visitors, gathered at the Paynesville Library to get a copy of the book and view the spectacular photography display...
Historical document launched

Historical document launched

The story behind the commercial fishing industry in the Gippsland Lakes will now have a historical presence with the launch of END OF AN ERA - The Last Gippsland Lakes Fishermen. The book, described as a photographic and oral history of the last 10 commercial fishermen of the Gippsland Lakes, will be brought to life with an official launch at the Paynesville Classic Boat Rally this Friday, March...

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