New limits and lanes for safety

NEW lines, new rules, wooden bollards and flashing signs are all part of a comprehensive safety plan on two of the Mornington Peninsula’s busiest roads. The traffic management changes have been made ...

The drone factor in wildlife protection

REGULATIONS designed to keep boats and jet skis away from seals, whales and dolphins have been extended to include one of the latest gadgets to take off – drones. While jet skis must not be closer th...

Pollution a cross to bear

THOUSANDS of people flocked to the Frankston waterfronts on Friday (6 January) to join in the Blessing of the Waters celebration, and to escape the 33-degree heat in the cool waters of Port Phillip B...

New beachfront cafe on horizon

FRANKSTON has a new eatery at the foreshore albeit on a temporary basis. A pop-up cafe managed by the Food Truck Park company opened on Boxing Day and will serve up food and drinks from the ground fl...

Help for leprosy sufferers needed

A GROUP of Frankston and Mornington Peninsula residents are making a difference to the lives of leprosy sufferers around the globe, and are inviting others to join the cause. The Peninsula Leprosy Mi...

Footy’s back at home of Dolphins

FOOTBALL will return to Frankston Park during the Dolphins’ exile from the VFL. AFL Victoria has decided to stage two VFL games at the home of the Frankston Dolphins Football Club and several TAC Cup...

Bonus bins for two foreshores

MORE rubbish bins have been installed along Frankston and Seaford foreshores to discourage littering. An extra 19 mobile waste bins will be in place until the end of the Easter holidays along the for...

Sunset Cinema at Mornington Racecourse

A new twilight cinema experience comes to the peninsula this summer as Mornington Racecourse presents Sunset Cinema. Popping up on Thursday January 12, Sunset Cinema at Mornington Racecourse is a one...

Trio exhibit art with heart

THREE artists from diverse backgrounds are first-time exhibitors at a New Year art show in Frankston, opening 8 January. The Divergent exhibition will open at FRANKCRE8, a not-for-profit artist-run c...