Yearly Archive: 2014

What’s new- dining out in Lorne this summer

December 16, 2014

Dining out in Lorne this summer will be a feast for the senses after a number of new operators open their doors. Owner and chef at Gladioli Restaurant in Inverleigh and Tulip in Geelong, Matt Dempsey opened Seastar Restaurant at the Lorne Bowls Club in August serving alfresco meals with a relaxed atmosphere either inside...

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Dr Hernández @ Qdos Arts

November 30, 2014

Dr Hernández A brand new outfit from some all-­‐star specialists! Dr Hernández prescribes an exotic tonic of cumbia, sweet reggae, old school ska and a shot of soulful boogaloo … good for what ails you! Playing at QDOS Arts on Saturday 6 December from 8:15pm or dinner from 6pm. Call Qdos on 5289 1989.

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Bushwalking in Lorne

October 7, 2014

Get into the great outdoors while in Lorne this spring and summer. Make sure you have the Surf Coast Tourism Walks and Waterfalls brochure on hand while you do so! Lorne’s_Walks_and_Waterfall map

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Lorne’s single shopping strip welcomes a spring weekend

October 2, 2014

Where else could you shop opposite the stunning beaches of the Great Ocean Road, purchasing some of the most renowned international and Australian designer labels whilst being treated to a glass of bubbles, cup of tea, complimentary gift wrapping and special discounts? You guessed it, Lorne’s Fashion Weekend. Held on Caulfield Cup Weekend (Friday 17...

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Free health check at Amy’s Gran Fondo

September 9, 2014

Visitors to the 2014 Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo can benefit from a 15-minute health check as part of a joint initiative of the Amy Gillett Foundation and national hearing specialist, Connect Hearing. Riders can stop for a quick health check when they visit the Expo during the event weekend- to check hearing, blood pressure, BMI...

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Rimona Kedem

August 19, 2014

Learn Lorne. A 3 day painting course. This course is premised on the belief that at heart, all people are creative. Visit Qdos Arts for more information and to purchase your spot.  

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Reaching extraordinary heights

August 7, 2014

Children from Lorne-Airey’s Inlet P-12, Apollo Bay P-12 College, Surf Coast Secondary, Colac Secondary and Lavers Hill P-12 will have the chance to work alongside some of Australia’s leading youth circus performers and trainers from the Flying Fruit Fly Circus. The Flying Fruit Fly Circus is Australia’s national youth circus, based in Albury/Wodonga. The young artists...

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Lorne Festival program announced

June 16, 2014

4th Annual Lorne Festival of Performing Arts Friday 29 – Sunday 31 August 2014 In a lovely town called Lorne, set against a stunning coastal backdrop where the shoreline laps at Victoria, the streets are about to come alive for three days and three nights from Friday 29 – Sunday 31 August with a host...

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Lorne’s Model Boat Regatta Rescheduled

April 14, 2014

The Model Boat Regatta, held at the Erskine River was scheduled for last Saturday.  Unfortunately the weather gods did not look kindly upon us.  An easterly produced very high, gusty winds and rainsqualls that kept coming.  The organisers took the decision to abandon the event and notify the registered competitors, some of whom were coming...

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Swing Bridge Model Boat Regatta

April 7, 2014

Head along to the 3rd annual Swing Bridge Model Boat Regatta this Saturday 12 April from 10am-12:30pm. The Erskine River, normally a sea of paddle boats, hobby fisherman, seagulls and holiday makers will be transformed into a mini boat regatta with scores of meticulously crafted model boats vying for line honours. Aimed at the whole...

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