Yearly Archive: 2011

Fun things to do in Lorne for parents

December 20, 2011

The kids can’t have all the fun… For grown up fun, we have lots of suggestions this summer! QDOS Arts has a fabulous program of events across the year including the Lorne Hotel has live music and DJs and Cuda Bar has a full gig guide of local artists. For a fabulous dining experience, make sure...

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Things to do for kids in Lorne

December 20, 2011

At this time of the year, we know that the kids are itching to get to the beach. And Lorne and The Great Ocean Road have plenty to offer to our smallest and dearest visitors! Lorne Surf Life Saving Club Nippers is a hit in from late Dec- early Jan; picnics in the Great Otway...

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Completing your Christmas list in Lorne is easy

December 10, 2011

Have you started compiling your Christmas list? Here’s a quick cheatsheet for all members of the family. Mum – a  facial treatment at endota, new top from Lorne Diva, jewellery from Flying Fish or a vase from Tastes Lifestyle. Dad – a book from Lorne Beach Books, a fishing rod from Lorne Hardware or artwork from...

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It’s icecream weather…

November 1, 2011

It’s icecream time of year! Head into Lick & Sip and enjoy one of the most delicious Fritz Gelato flavours. Cinnamon donut is a favourite of ours!

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Festival of Performing Arts a great success

October 20, 2011

Celebrated as a rocking success by punters, locals, performers and organisers, the inaugural Festival of Performing Arts – 50’s and 60’s culture by the sea exceeded expectation with over 1000 tickets sold to 16 ticketed events across seven venues around Lorne. A great result for a first year festival and one that had the town...

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Surfing the Silver Screen

October 10, 2011

October 14 -16th, the legendary Melbourne film society Moving Clickers (MOGGS) is celebrating its 45th Lorne Film Festival Weekend. The event promises to be a movie-buff’s delight with no less than seven feature length movies from France, Italy, Germany, USA and Great Britain including cult classics such as La Femme Nikita, The Counterfeiters, Polanski’s The Ghost...

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Midnight at the Swing Bridge

April 28, 2011

Posted by a loyal Facebook follower just after Easter, this fabulous shot shows our beautiful icon at midnight. Become a We Love Lorne fan on Facebook to see all the great posts and information available from Lorne.

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Henry Love, Former Mayor and Fisherman

February 1, 2011

I could name a million reasons why I love Lorne but it really comes down to two simple things. Firstly, it is a wonderful place to bring up children. Secondly, it is a great community where everyone looks after each other. This is why I love Lorne.

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Rob Lowther, Pizza Pizza

January 30, 2011

My business partner, Brett Graham and I have had a long history in this area. We went to kinder in Birregurra, primary school in Deans Marsh and then high school in Lorne. After school we travelled around Europe and discovered there was no where quite like Lorne- the roads didn’t hug the coastline like our...

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