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A fair of tranquility

By LUKE VOOGT ROUGHLY 6000 locals and tourists attended the 19th Tranquillity Fair last Saturday, which organisers have hailed as one of the most successful...

Beach heroes sought

By LUKE VOOGT BARWON Heads resident Sally Smith is searching for five heroic beach-goers, who she says saved her life just days before Christmas. Sally, 54,...

Warm conditions for Grove LSV event

By MARK HEENAN HUNDREDS of elite state surf life saving club descended on Ocean Grove Main Beach for the first Life Saving Victoria carnival of...

Santa socks it to students

OCEAN Grove Primary School students may have noticed a monstrous inflatable stocking, complete with a “surfing santa”, on their way to school this month. The...

Sarah keeps it safe

By LUKE VOOGT CORANGAMITE MP Sarah Henderson met with the Ocean Grove Business Association (OGBA) last Thursday, to promote the Federal Government’s Safer Streets Program. “I’m...

Meet the Neighbours

THREE local coastal organisations encouraged residents to “Meet the Neighbours” at 13W Beach this month, raising awareness of local wildlife. Residents took turns spotting...

Fallen honoured

ABOUT 140 locals gathered in the sunshine of Ocean Grove Park as the town marked Remembrance Day earlier this month. All ages were involved...

Drumming up interest

By LUKE VOOGT The rhythm of drums will again sound at Main Beach on Friday evenings, as Wallington drummer Scott McCutcheon continues last year’s drumming...

Reading between the lines

Bookgrove is a modern, independently owned and locally operated bookstore on the Bellarine Peninsula in the heart of Ocean Grove that has stood the...

Picture perfect

Brendan Waites has lived in Ocean Grove for 10 years and his business - Ocean Grove Camera and Photo - has been up and...

Socially, locals gain global reach

Almost 500 locals have joined a new group on Facebook featuring creatives from Ocean Grove, who sell their goods online from their own homes....

Signs of Christmas for Elwood

ALTHOUGH Christmas is a month away, a special present arrived early for one youngster at the VicRoads Fulton Hogan depot in Geelong. Elwood Majewski...

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Labor swipe at local MP

Labor has taken a swipe at Sarah Henderson’s credentials as the new assistant minister for disability services, criticising her role in a controversial incident...

Alex on a high