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Lucky to avoid serious impact

THE notorious Crightons Hill bends on the Strzelecki Highway just north of Leongatha was the scene of another crash on Wednesday, but police believe driver error was the cause. A 40 year old Korumburra man was heading towards Mirboo North up the hill when

Crashed in the main street

A 19 year old Walkerville North woman wrote off her car after losing concentration and crashing in Korumburra’s Commercial Street on Friday morning. The woman was on her way home from Melbourne for the weekend when she hit a tree, the garden bed and

Return of the Megaramp

NYORA is once again home to the biggest skate ramp in the southern hemisphere, as Peter Wilson puts the finishing touches on the second version of his 9 metre high, 94 metre long ‘Megaramp’. With skateboarding added to the 2020 Olympics, the timing couldn’t

Learning and growing with Noah’s Ark

WONTHAGGI’S Noah’s Ark is dedicated to helping local children develop the skills they need to grow. The team provides therapy and education for children up to eight years old with a disability or additional needs. Noah’s Ark specialists, also known as Key Workers, visit

Shopping for change in Korumburra

TELL them it’s going to be a Church of Scientology! Korumburra’s cycle fitter extraordinaire, John Kennedy, would like a dollar for the number of times he’s been asked what he’s doing with the old Parry’s Gifts store, Poppy’s Place, or going way back, the