‘Gallipoli garden’ a place to reflect

A VISIT to Gallipoli four years ago inspired the Reverend Victor Haste to plan a commemoration garden for Anzacs at St Nicholas Anglican Church in Mordialloc. Rev Haste made the journey to Turkey wit...

Audi smashed and grabbed

A $250,000 black Audi R8 sports sedan was stolen from the garage of a house in Coleman Rd, Aspendale, 10pm, Friday 20 November. A neighbour was alerted by a “loud bang” and then heard the distinctive...

Writers’ group gathers expertise

A WRITERS’ group in Mordialloc has celebrated 20 years battling the dreaded blank page and has released an anthology about the City of Kingston to commemorate the triumph of the pen over the page. Th...

Early fire warnings and bans apply

THIS season’s official fire danger period for Kingston, Frankston, Mornington Peninsula and French and Phillip islands starts next Monday, 30 November. CFA South East Region assistant chief officer T...

Gold leadership goals kicked

SARAH Butler, 17, of Aspendale Gardens, will be among 75 Victorian students to receive the Gold Duke of Edinburgh award at the Grand Hyatt on Saturday 5 December. The award has challenged and enriche...

Woman faces 90 charges in one hit

A WOMAN, 37, of no fixed address, was refused bail and remanded in custody after appearing at Moorabbin Magistrates’ Court last week. She is facing 90 counts of burglary, theft, obtaining property by...

Baffles may finally be fixed

A SOLUTION to long-running concerns over wave baffles at Mordialloc Creek could be imminent. Boaties have long complained that boats moored at the creek suffer storm damage since worn baffles at the ...

School leader an ‘outstanding teacher’

TEACHER Annemaree Hunter, of Yarrabah School in Aspendale, is more than a role model for her pupils – she’s a guiding light for fellow teachers, too. On Friday at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne she was ...

Armed robbery at Carrum Downs bottle shop

Police have released CCTV vision following an armed robbery at a bottle shop in Carrum Downs earlier this month. Investigators believe two men, wearing bandanas over their faces and armed with tomaha...

Hoppers in charge

SUB-DISTRICT DROMANA sits alone at the top of the MPCA Sub District ladder after smashing Rosebud by more than 100 runs on Saturday. The Hoppers have been the whipping boys of the competition for the...