Wednesday, 14 April 2021
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Red Bluff Brewery open and brewing

Red Bluff Brewery open and brewing

Red Bluff Brewery in Lake Bunga closed during the last COVID-19 restrictions to build a new bar and reception area.It reopened on September 25 and even though the weather was not great, owner, Wayne Burnett, was pleased to be almost booked out.“We have hit the ground running since we reopened and last weekend was also booked out,” he said.It is a true family business with Wayne, Donna and two of...
Keeping economy rolling

Keeping economy rolling

Local business owner, Sarah Carlisle, of Venture Out, has had her busiest winter on record - not something one would expect during COVID-19 restrictions.Since incorporating bike sales and servicing into her adventure tourism business two years ago, it’s bikes that have kept her shop door open during COVID.Venture Out opened up with bike hire and mountain bike tours in December 2014, later...
Build a cultural centre

Build a cultural centre

There are currently numerous projects being undertaken around Lakes Entrance to improve the towns amenities and facilities with the Jemmys Point Lookout the biggest and most crucial of them all.The Hotel Road lookout has just been completed and provides spectacular views over the Lakes and the entrance, while Esplanade streetscape improvements are ongoing.But its Jemmys Point that local MPs and...
Spend it better

Spend it better

The proposed Krauatungalung Boardwalk looping from the footbridge to Eastern Beach and back, still irks residents with nearby or adjoining properties.The proposed walk will run along the esplanade and past Short Street, Middle, Street, Jetty Road and McKillops Lane before looping back along the beach side back to the footbridge.Peter Neverauskas, of the Lakes Waterfront Motel, says there is “not...
Alice’s art reaches national audience

Alice’s art reaches national audience

Lakes Entrance indigenous artist and leader, Alice Pepper’s artistic talents were on show on Sunday when the Melbourne Vixens took on the Queensland Firebirds in the national Super Netball League competition.The Super Netball League held its third annual indigenous round with the Vixens women wearing Alice’s design on their dresses.Alice said her design depicts the regeneration and healing of...
Calling for more options

Calling for more options

Bullock Island Development Incorporated (BIDI) has put together a 25-page document outlining its proposal and strategy to cater for and enhance Lakes Entrance as a visitor destination.The document, titled A Lakes Entrance Development Plan: Incorporating Bullock Island, Jemmys Point and Other Potential Projects, details BIDI’s strategy to increase visitors to Lakes Entrance and the Gippsland...

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