Tuesday, 24 May 2022
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End of an Era nominated

End of an Era nominated

The Victorian Community History Awards are presented by the Public Record Office Victoria and the Royal Historical Society of Victoria to recognise the work of individuals and organisations that preserve and share Victoria’s history.  The shortlist of publications and projects in contention for the 2021 awards has been announced with three of the shortlisted works about Gippsland...
Metung real estate market still on fire

Metung real estate market still on fire

The Metung property market continues to demonstrate its popularity with an iconic beach house being snapped up less than 48 hours after it was listed for $690,000. Known as the ‘butterfly house’, the property in Stirling Road exudes Retro style and has serious street appeal. It’s believed to have been built in the 70s and sold in 1985 to the current owner, who still resides at the property, for...
Peter bids farewell

Peter bids farewell

Well-known nursery man, Peter Coulson, worked his last day at Lakes Timber and Building Supplies last Thursday and now looks forward to a happy and long retirement. Peter has been the engine behind expanding the store’s nursery supplies over the past four years, having previously worked at Dahlsens Lakes Entrance until its closure. He has always been accessible and willing to share his plant...
Fish a Farewell

Fish a Farewell

Deb and John Upton have run Fish a fare for just over 15 years, but they can finally put their feet up after selling the business recently. Their official final day, last Thursday, was a busy one but they made time to reflect on the long journey they have taken, particularly running a very popular takeaway business. The Uptons moved to Lakes Entrance 28 years ago from a farm in Shepparton.Due to...
Kids fundraiser

Kids fundraiser

If you are looking for inspiration in these COVID restricted days, look no further than Sharon Jervis, who lives at the caravan park in Swan Reach. Sharon has taken on a fundraiser for Camp Quality to help raise awareness and funds for childhood cancer #BIGWALKFORLITTLEKIDS that runs for the month of September. Every dollar goes towards sponsoring a child affected by cancer to attend a family...
Ramp rage

Ramp rage

Strong words are being used to describe the state of disrepair at the North Arm boat ramp in Lakes Entrance. At a meeting at the Lakes Entrance Fishermen’s Club in July an announcement was made by Better Boating Victoria that improvements would start in mid-August and be completed by mid-December, before the Christmas holidays. However, there has been no movement and local and out-of-town...

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