Yearly Archive: 2015

Emergency services update Correct as at 08:00 hours 30 December 2015

December 30, 2015

Please find attached the key messages update for today. There has been changes to the community meetings times which we have redistributed.  Always refer to for the most up to date and accurate information. Download 30122015 Lorne – Jamieson Tk Community Newsletter[3][1] document for more information. 1.    Emergency Services continue to prepare ahead of tomorrow (New Years’ Eve) when...

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Lorne is open for business

December 28, 2015

Lorne is open for business and operating as normal following the devastating bushfires that ravaged the townships of Wye River and Separation Creek on Christmas Day. Cafes, restaurants, galleries and retailers are operating as normal with locals keen to encourage ‘business as usual’. Lorne Business & Tourism Association Chairman, Chris Tutungi encourages people to visit Lorne,...

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Emergency Services Update

December 22, 2015

Tuesday 22/12/2015 Lorne- Jamieson’s Track Fire  The Lorne Jamieson Track fire is located north of Jamieson track in the Great Otway National Park, 8kms west of Lorne.  Fire ignition was due to a lightning strike on Saturday 19 December 2015.  The fire has burned approximately 104 hectares. Firefighters continue to work on the fire to construct...

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Sporting wonderland in Lorne:

December 1, 2015

Bored is not a word that comes to mind when you think of Lorne… there is always something to see and do! If you are a physical goal setter, here are some up-coming sports events to keep in mind: Jan 8, 2016: GMHBA Mountain to Surf- 8km fun run starting in Lorne and continuing through...

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The Ultimate Lorne Family Getaway Weekend

November 16, 2015

There’s nothing better than enjoying a beautiful summer day with the family over the school holidays. And what better way to spend the weekend than to plan the ultimate road trip to Lorne? We have compiled an unbeatable itinerary especially for you. Saturday Morning walk: Start your day on the right foot with a refreshing...

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The Best of Lorne: Must-Visit Eateries

November 11, 2015

Deciding where to eat can be exhausting work, so we have taken the stress out of summer and picked the best of the best in Lorne dining for you! Our top picks? Pizza Pizza: Overlooking the Erskine River, no one does Pizza quite like these guys. The Bottle of Milk: This beachside family favourite make (arguably)...

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June 10, 2015

5th Annual Lorne Festival of Performing Arts Friday 28 – Sunday 30 August 2015 The Lorne Arts Festival has announced its lineup for 2015, a kaleidoscope of the best in arts by the seaside Now in its fifth year, the winter time Lorne Arts Festival is taking over the seaside town and turning it into...

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Lorne’s Erskine River comes alive with miniature boats

May 20, 2015

4th annual Swing Bridge Model Boat Regatta – Sunday 7 June 2015 Visitors to the Erskine River at Lorne on the June long weekend will be delighted to see the fabulous spectacle of the 4th annual Swing Bridge Model Boat Regatta (10am-12:30pm on Sunday 7 June 2015). The Erskine River, normally a sea of paddle...

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Phone service interuption

May 5, 2015

Telstra will be carrying out some work on the Base Station at Deans Marsh as a part of an upgrade to carry the new 700 Mhz spectrum. The work will be carried out between 8 May and 19 May. During this period mobile internet and voice services will be interrupted intermittently for as long as...

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