Main Ridge make their move

DISTRICT MAIN RIDGE has thrown down the challenge and is making its move in MPCA District cricket. Going into the third last match of the home and away season, the Ridge are currently in fifth place ...

The Doggies play with intent

PROVINCIAL MORNINGTON made its intentions well and truly known on Saturday that it is looking for an outright victory against Long Island at Alexandra Park. In a very tight 2016-17 season, every poin...

Tight tussle for Frogs, Yabbies

SUB-DISTRICT AN amazing 18 wickets fell in the MPCA Sub District match between Tootgarook and Tyabb on the opening day on Saturday. After 80 overs of play, there isn’t a clear-cut favourite to win th...

MPCA robbed of Country Week final

COUNTRY WEEK THE Mornington Peninsula Cricket Association Sharks failed to make the Country Week final despite winning three of its four matches last week. The new-looking MPCA, boasting nine new fac...

Baxter, Heart square off in showdown No 5

SOCCER By Craig MacKenzie THE match of the day in the opening round of the local league season between Rosebud Heart and Baxter has been transferred to Baxter Park. Originally scheduled as a Heart ho...

Vince Jones comes to town

Australia’s foremost jazz vocalist, Vince Jones, is heading to the peninsula on March 9, leading a celebration of one of rock’s greatest music performers, Van Morrison. With his reputation as a remar...

Blues at the Briars

Mt Martha will be playing the blues again on February 25th. What could be better than sunshine, the beautiful setting of The Briars homestead, the very best local food and drink, plus awesome fun stu...

Cadets enjoy the high life

TRAINING weekends, bivouacs, flying training, rifle training and social functions are some of the interesting training activities undertaken by Air Force Cadets in Frankston. Cadets in the 406 Squadr...

Mental health funding boost for Headspace

HEADSPACE Frankston, which offers mental health support for young people, has received a $240,000 funding boost to help it deal with increasing demand. Manager Rosemary Dowling said the service was h...

Apprenticeship campaign sets sail

AN APPRENTICESHIP campaign launched last week at Hart Marine in Mornington aims to put an extra 100 young people in Dunkley on the path to a career in just 60 days. Under the campaign, Australian App...