Wednesday, 08 April 2020
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Melbourne Cup connection

Melbourne Cup connection

Former Lakes Entrance girl, Jessica Gallus, was over the moon with Vow and Declare’s win at the Melbourne Cup.She has been a track rider for the past 12 years and spent the last two working for trainer, Danny O’ Brien, at his stud at Barwon Heads.Jessica had been riding Vow and Declare until she broke her ankle late last year while riding another horse. Technically she could get back to track...
Contract awarded

Contract awarded

The contract for stage two of the Lakes Entrance Seawall reconstruction was awarded by East Gippsland Shire Council on Tuesday, November 12.Works will commence after Australia Day 2020 and are expected to be completed by October 2020. Albcon Pty Ltd was awarded the $1,206,526.89 (excluding GST) contract.Mayor, Cr John White, said similar design and materials to stage one completed earlier this...
Solutions available for Lakes economy

Solutions available for Lakes economy

Lakes Entrance is in a magnificent location, with great beaches and ocean access, sensational fishing and 260 square kilometres of the beautiful Gippsland on its doorstep yet seems to be underappreciated and distressed according to local businessman, Andrew Cruickshank.“I recently analysed the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) for Lakes Entrance for the period of 2006 to 2016, to...
Kindergarten gets funding

Kindergarten gets funding

Lakes Entrance children are set to enjoy new and upgraded kindergarten facilities from the roll-out of funded threeyear-old kindergarten thanks to the State Government.On Wednesday, November 6, Parliamentary Secretary for Early Childhood Education, Sonya Kilkenny, visited Gippsland Lakes Community Health’s (GLCH) Children’s Centre at Lakes Entrance to announce the Andrews Government is providing...
Scenic coastal route gets boost

Scenic coastal route gets boost

Tourists travelling east through Bairnsdale will be encouraged to take the scenic coastal route through Lakes Entrance after representations from Member for Gippsland East, Tim Bull, to the Roads Minister has resulted in approval for new directional signage.“The need for new and enhanced signage arose from discussions I had with Lakes Entrance Action and Development Association (LEADA) members...
Too long to wait

Too long to wait

Australian actor, Samuel Johnson, took a cruise on the Thunderbird in the Gippsland Lakes with a bunch of local women, and a sprinkling of men, as the sun set over Lakes Entrance last Wednesday.The former star on The Secret Life of Us is in East Gippsland to raise awareness about his cancer charity – Love Your Sister – and is leading the campaign for personalised treatment once cancer is...

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