Paramedics airlifted a man from Lorne to Melbourne after fell into the ocean while fishing and needed rescuing from local volunteers.
Colac district tongues were wagging on the weekend when this image of a large, black feline creature surfaced on social media.
Colac district police say a state-wide long weekend road blitz has proven its merit, with local units nabbing more than a dozen dodgy drivers by the operation’s halfway mark.
Polwarth MP Richard Riordan says the State Government’s failure to guarantee local representation on its new Great Ocean Road management bill is a “missed opportunity” and could hurt the chances of vital projects starting across the Colac district.
Colac will host an Australia-first renewable energy project that will make its major employers more sustainable, send less waste to landfill, create ongoing jobs and could lower household power bills.
Colac Otway Shire Council is in talks with fuel company Ampol to ensure Apollo Bay residents have adequate access to fuel while the town’s petrol station closes to undergo a redevelopment.