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Alternative to waste

ENVIRONMENTAL group ‘B-Alternative’ is making a big impact on reducing environmental waste locally and at festivals around Australia. At the recent UNIFY Gathering in Tarwin Lower, they helped improve resource recovery massively from previous years. They managed to reduce the amount of waste sent

New home for Rosie

AFTER seven years in the dark, Rosie the shark is moving to a new home at Crystal World. Due to recent internet fame and increased illegal visitors to the abandoned five-metre shark, the once star of the Wildlife Wonderland Giant Earthworm Museum has been

International skating competitions in San Remo

THE youth of Bass Coast have had to put up with inadequate recreational facilities for too long. Now, with the support of the local council, they’re pushing ahead with plans to build one of Victoria’s premier skate parks in San Remo. It’s set to

Leongatha carjacker jailed for seven years

A TERRIFYING chain of events that took place in Leongatha in April last year has been described in detail during a hearing at the Latrobe Valley County Court last week that saw a 21-year-old Drouin man jailed for seven years. It includes a minimum

Health hub ‘saves lives’

THE 24/7 minor injury and illness clinic on Phillip Island saved a man’s life last week. On Thursday, a local attended the Phillip Island Health Hub after experiencing a sore throat. It seemed harmless enough at the time, but the man knew something wasn’t