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Shining example of community spirit

THE organisers of the 5th annual Wonthaggi Automotive Show and Shine Swap Meet on Sunday, January 28, the Wonthaggi Power Football Netball Club would be the first to acknowledge that the weather for their big annual event recently was just a little too good.

Less talk, more action on roads

PROPOSED changes to Phillip Island Road through both San Remo and Newhaven have generated much discussion among locals, many of whom are clearly not happy with the options put forward by VicRoads. Bass MP Brian Paynter said he has met with many local people

School’s back, so slow down

AS THE new school year gets underway, local police will be targeting drivers failing to adhere to the speed limits of 40km/h in school zones at specified times. Operation ‘Schools Back’ kicked off on February 1 where an increase in police presence around schools

Hoon pays a heavy price for burnouts

A P-PLATER is now without his car after police seized it under Anti-Hoon Laws. The 20 year old driver performed a series of burn-outs in Korumburra last Wednesday evening, leaving unsightly marks on the main street. Unfortunately for him, it was in front of

Banking on safe drivers

THE Inverloch & District Community Bendigo Bank continues to drive change through investing locally in driver education, road safety training and mentoring locally disadvantaged young people. The bank has announced a further $2500 funding for the L2P Learner Driver Mentor Program coordinated through the