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Hot rods and hot people at Wonthaggi’s Show’n’Shine

THERE’S no doubt that the Wonthaggi Show and Shine was weather-affected last Sunday as temperatures soared towards the 40 degree mark. But there were some great cars, bikes, a tank and other vehicles to look at all the same and none better than a

MP shares safety barrier concerns

GIPPSLAND South MP Danny O’Brien has raised concern about the placement of new wire rope safety barriers on key Gippsland roads including the Princes and South Gippsland highways. Mr O’Brien said he was concerned that barriers on some sections of the road were too

Show and Shine’s back

THE Wonthaggi Show and Shine and Swap Meet is back again this Australia Day weekend, with the popular event locked in for Sunday, January 28. The major fundraiser for the Wonthaggi Power Football Netball Club is held at the Wonthaggi Recreation Reserve, and features

Classic trucks on show

THE Longwarry Heritage Truck Display returns on the weekend of February 3 and 4, featuring classic trucks all more than 25 years old. The event is hosted by the Trafalgar Truck Restorers’ Club at the Longwarry Recreation Reserve, Collett Street, Longwarry, opening at 9am

It’s official: Country roads are a disaster

WE ALL know the state of country roads in Victoria is bad but when a former chairman and CEO of Vicroads of almost 20 years, Colin Jordan, goes public with such comments, our MPs better stand up and take notice. On the eve of