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Impatient driver gets lucky

A MALE driver of a ute was lucky to escape injury after he attempted to pass a truck on the Bass Highway on the way to Inverloch from Wonthaggi. He came to grief early afternoon on Wednesday, December 20, and can thank the truck

Bass Coast v VicRoads

COUNCILLORS are sick and tired of VicRoads’ inaction on refusing to drop speed limits on dirt roads and a failure to take care of the entrance to Phillip Island, including San Remo and the bridge. And now they’re taking it into their own hands.

Another prang on Shetland Heights Road

THERE was another car accident on the busy, unsealed Shetland Heights Road on Sunday night. San Remo resident Vic Papas said it could have seen a much more serious result. “Local residents have been campaigning for the road to be sealed due to the

Think before taking risks on the roads this Christmas

VICTORIANS are being warned to think twice before taking risks on our roads this Christmas in a new Transport Accident Commission road safety campaign. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Luke Donnellan unveiled the new campaign on Sunday, which takes aim at three major

Wonthaggi Tyrepower to host fun safety day

TYREPOWER in Wonthaggi is inviting all customers, past, present and future, to its very first Tyrepower Safety Day on Saturday, December 16 from 10.30am until 2.30pm. The ‘Beat the Heat’ police drag car will be on display for some great photo opportunities as well