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Birthday suits all the go at Island parkrun party

COLOURFUL costumes were the order of the day at the Phillip Island parkrun’s 3rd birthday event last Saturday when 102 runners, walkers and pushers braved the cold start to celebrate the occasion in style. That number wasn’t a record, in fact they’ve topped the

Original Island farm sold

THE owners of an original farm on Phillip Island, the Forrest family, say their 85 hectare grazing property, just outside Cowes, has been sold. The property has been in the family for almost 150 years. Peter Forrest and his wife Marilyn have farmed sheep

Korumburra boys taking Coldstream to the world

COLDSTREAM Brewery’s Pilsner was recently awarded a silver medal for Lager in the category for Bohiemian Style Pilsner at the Indie Awards (Independent Beer Awards Australia). The award comes as the brewery’s apple and pear cider launched successfully into the Asian and UK markets.

Moresco’s brigade life membership

THE Wonthaggi Fire Brigade held its annual presentation dinner recently when ex-brigade captain Jamie Moresco was honoured with life membership. A key member of the brigade for 25 years, the award was very well deserved. “I’m truly honoured to receive this. It’s all a

City takes the honours against Lang Lang United

IT WAS Round 13 of the 2018 season last Sunday and Korumburra City was up against Lang Lang United at Korumburra. Here are the match reports: U12 Mixed – Korumburra Under 12s started off with a flyer against Lang Lang, scoring 2 goals in