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Reduce the Punch

SAN REMO residents on Punchbowl Road are pleading to the Bass Coast Shire Council to reduce the speed limit along the dirt road, which links two key walkways. Resident Paula Davidson last week requested Bass Coast Shire Council applies to VicRoads to reduce the

Driver Reviver in Leongatha

SES volunteers were out in large numbers over the Easter long weekend, volunteering at Driver Reviver stops across Victoria, including in Leongatha. Between handing out free hot drinks, Tony Lindhard said Driver Reviver sites gives people time to relax and regain their energy. “It

Patient drivers earn police praise

LOCAL police officers were heaving a big sigh of relief on Monday this week as holiday crowds headed back home after a mercifully safe Easter break. But it wasn’t without trying on the part of the police, and also the motorists. “Thankfully we haven’t

Wrong-way GPS drivers annoying Fish Creekers

AN ANOMALY with in-car GPS units is driving Fish Creek residents mad and directing motorists, travelling to and from Wilsons Prom and Waratah Bay, up Old Waratah Road, Fish Creek, much to the chagrin of the people who live on the road. They should

Calls for a Poowong bus stop

GIPPSLAND South MP Danny O’Brien is urging the State Government to improve public transport for Poowong and surrounds. Mr O’Brien met with locals, including Poowong publican Fiona Cox, who is asking for the town to be included on V/Line services between Melbourne and Leongatha.