SCHOOL principals say governments must put children’s futures ahead of politics to secure a $24-million boost to Colac and district school funding.
THE success of former Colac footballer Joffy Simpkin at his new AFL club Hawthorn is no surprise to former Geelong teammate Joel Selwood.
A DRAINAGE issue and heavy rain have forced organisers to postpone this weekend’s Birregurra Cup at Colac Turf Club.
COLAC horse trainer Courtney Slater is planning an assault on a $50,000 Group Two race after a record-breaking harness racing victory aboard Deejay Dilinger.
INJURIES from a race fall have ended Camperdown jockey Neville “Nifty” Wilson’s celebrated racing career.
“I’d give everything back just to have movement in my legs.” That heartbreaking quote speaks volumes for the plight of paralysed Camperdown jockey Louise Cooper.
COLAC Turf Club’s water storages have received a $40,000 boost.
COLAC Turf Club has handed the keys of its vacant Elliminyt stables to aspiring former Geelong trainer Samantha McDonald.
COLAC Otway Shire mayor Stephen Hart has labelled fellow councillors’ decision as “immoral and unethical” when they voted to allow more poker machines in Colac.
COLAC horse trainer Len Porter says he is content to be easing out of the industry.