Local events called off

THE Block Party event to kick off the Big Picture Fest has been cancelled. The event was set to take place on 20 March. Music acts Henry Wagons and the Only Children, Brooke Taylor, and Grey Horizon ...

Virus concerns hold up basketball

THE Frankston and District Basketball Association has closed indefinitely as a “precaution against COVID-19”. FDBA general manager Wayne Holdsworth confirmed last week that all activities sanctioned ...

Frankston may declare ‘pandemic’

THE state of emergency declared in response to the growing threat of COVID-19 may trigger Frankston’s pandemic plan. A state of emergency was called by the state government on 16 March. Premier Danie...

Patrons scratched from Mornington Cup

The Mornington Cup will continue on Saturday, but without patrons in attendance. The decision is in line with the Victorian State of Emergency declaration calling for the cancelling of mass gathering...

Arts Centre to close for a month

THE show will not go on at the Frankston Arts Centre. The centre will close for nearly a month, from 16 March to 13 April, to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. A statement put out by the Frankston...