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8 years ago - March 2 to 15, 2016

8 years ago

March 2 to 15, 2016

The hunt for retailers for Kingston Village has begun after development company Lascorp appointed Colliers International as its exclusive leasing agent last week.

Colliers appointed Mike Crittenden and Bernard Canning as the agents for the soon-to-be-built shopping centre, which will be one of the largest in the Bellarine.

6 years ago

March 14 to 27, 2018

Concern is growing over the two entrances to the Ocean Grove industrial estate on Grubb Rd.

Local business owner Tizzie Hall said the Smithton Grove and Adco Grove turn offs to the industrial estate are a safety hazard.

4 years ago

March 11 to 24, 2020

The deadline for submissions into a senate inquiry into a possible ‘cancer cluster’ on the Bellarine Peninsula has been extended.

Local group Discovery 3227, led by Barwon Heads resident Ross Harrison, is concerned about the link between young adults in the town who have died from, or are suffering from, lymphoma and blood cancers and the historic pest spraying by local council.

2 years ago

March 11 to 24, 2022

Oakdene Vineyards has applied to the City of Greater Geelong to build and operate a restaurant and art gallery at Banks and Anderson Roads, Mannerim.

The project is expected to cost $1.55 million and developers say it will “boost tourism particularly on the Bellarine Peninsula year round and enhance its reputation as a fine food and drink region similar to the Yarra Valley”.