Wednesday, 08 April 2020
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Jetty gets due recognition

Jetty gets due recognition

The first jetty was built at Nungurner in 1910 and Merilyn Hickson, and many other members of the Nungurner and Coast Action Group, have thought for some time recognition should be given to this.The culmination of this thought was the erection of a new plaque near the site.The plaque was unveiled last Friday, in front of the gathering of committee members, Nungurner Primary School children and...
VCE students excel

VCE students excel

Lakes Entrance Secondary College’s class of 2019 has finished the year on a high with excellent results and bright futures ahead of them.With final exams held last month, students across the state received their official ATAR (Australian Tertiary Admission Rank) scores last Thursday.“We are over the moon with the results,” acting principal, Barb Hadlow said.“All of our year 12 students performed...
Metung shops almost complete

Metung shops almost complete

With Christmas fast approaching, tradesmen are rushing to finish off the shops in Metung Village that were gutted by fire in November last year.Supervising builder, Andrew Williams, said while there were still some “hurdles to get over, we’re looking to be finished by the end of this week”.Mr Williams said some “minor construction items” should be finished by then.He told the The Post “there is...
Bullock Island receives facelift

Bullock Island receives facelift

East Gippsland Shire Council’s contractors have been busy resheeting and sealing the road on Bullock Island, one week since taking over committee of management responsibilities.The bollards in the centre of the main car park have all been removed and this area will be sealed along with the access road. For many years it has been a gravel road full of potholes.New bins have also been installed at...
Delivering a new taxi service

Delivering a new taxi service

On Monday, Tambo Valley Cabs revealed it had teamed up with 13cabs in order to deliver a better resourced and service focused taxi service for the people of Lakes Entrance and its visitors.Tambo Valley Cabs’ new partnership with 13cabs will see local taxis enhanced with distinctive 13cabs branding to provide customers with a more robust service offering a dedicated 24/7 contact centre,...
Immersion day

Immersion day

Gippsland Ports opened its Bullock Island works depot in Lakes Entrance to 85 students from East Gippsland schools in the first Boating Industry Association of Victoria (BIAV) Student Industry Immersion Day.Senior students from Lakes Entrance Secondary College, Bairnsdale Secondary College and Mallacoota P-12 College took a working boat cruise on local ferry, Seabird, toured the giant suction...

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