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.
COLAC was among the driest places in western Victoria in November, receiving half its average rainfall for the month.
A COLAC district woman’s family has lost all its possessions in the super typhoon which devastated the Philippines.
COLAC doctors from the Philippines have spoken of their distress at seeing Super Typhoon Haiyan devastate their home country.
COLAC’S Richard and Jenny Van Niekerk feel blessed the Philippine children they have been helping to support for more than five years are safe following a natural disaster that has killed thousands.
COLAC district cricket officials are confident rain-soaked grounds will recover in time for this weekend’s round of cricket.
TWO of Colac’s biggest factories lost power and production time in wild weather this week.
NEIGHBOURS and emergency workers have restored a Forrest woman’s faith in people after they rushed to help her when a tree crashed through her veranda.
THE sea turned brown, roads flooded and drains burst when heavy rain fell along the Otways coast.