A BIRREGURRA man says burying “archaic” powerlines will ensure powerline fires become a thing of the past.
COLAC Turf Club officials are encouraging people to get behind a Christmas race meeting at Terang to show Colac’s interest in hosting races.
CIVIC leaders, cyclists and road authorities will meet to discuss Colac district motorists’ road safety concerns after 5000 cyclists visited the region.
THE opening of this year’s berry season is extra special for Colac district’s Pennyroyal Berry farm.
A DISTRACTED tourist and his passengers avoided serious injuries when their rental car hit a tree which fell onto the vehicle in the Otways.
OTWAYS residents say Telstra has dealt them a “slap in the face” by boosting mobile phone coverage for a tourism event, then taking the service away.
POLICE say a Saudi Arabian man was on the wrong side of the road when his car and a four-wheel drive collided in the Otways.
AN OTWAYS resident says there’ll be “blood on someone’s hands” if tourists continue to stop in the middle of the road to pat koalas.
COLAC Otway Shire Council is exploring options to avoid a bottleneck at Colac’s eastern entrance when workers finish a Princes Highway duplication.
THE sale of Apollo Bay’s Great Ocean Road Marathon to an international company has generated excitement about the race’s future.