Mordialloc Christmas Summer Carnival returns

MORDIALLOC’S Peter Scullin Reserve will light up once more when Smart Amusements brings back the Mordialloc Christmas Summer Carnival. Running from Boxing Day until 10 January 2016, it’s the perfect ...

River warning as nine rescued

CARRUM beachgoers are being warned to avoid swimming or paddling near the mouth of the Patterson River after a weekend rescue saw six people saved from drowning by lifeguards. Carrum Surf Life Saving...

Road-rage punch

A WOMAN was punched in the face by another woman during a road rage incident at Southland shopping centre, Wednesday. The victim, 55, of Cheltenham, had finished shopping and was driving in the north...

Big effort fails

AN offender went to great lengths to burgle a house in Woodbine Gr, Chelsea, which is empty after being sold and with the new owners yet to move in. He removed flywire screens from three windows, and...

New jetty to be ship shape

A NEW year may bring a new public jetty to Patterson Lakes after Kingston councillors voted to back a plan to build a floating jetty at the Patterson Lakes Harbour Plaza. The state government offered...

New wave baffles calm creek flow

RECREATIONAL boaters and anglers will benefit from new wave baffles at the mouth of Mordialloc Creek. Mordialloc Labor MP Tim Richardson and Ports Minister Luke Donnellan visited the creek this week ...

A few tips help ease mayor’s transition

NEW Kingston mayor Cr Tamsin Bearsley enjoyed last week’s Christmas dinner at Patterson River Golf Club with members of Mordialloc Chelsea VIEW Club, of which she is a member. She was in elevated com...

Height limit change shock

THE centre of Mentone could be opened up to high-rise development after the state government made a surprise last-minute amendment to Kingston Council’s Mentone Activity Centre Structure Plan backed ...