Almanac Swimming: Post Pier to Pub 2024 Reflections

The Pier to Pub 2024 is over and Col Ritchie reflects upon his satisfying swim.

The Sporting Weekend: A Mixed Package of Results

The Tykes lost, but the Bombers won. And so did the Burgers. Then there were the local footy results. Rod Oaten’s sporting weekend offered the proverbial mixed bag.

Artist Susan Sutton – South Coast Exhibition: March 31 until April 21

Artist Susan Sutton will be exhibiting at the South Coast Exhibition at Qdos Arts, March 31 until April 21 in Lorne.

Lorne Footy Club: Mind the Water

Lorne’s Stribling Reserve would have to be one of the most spectacular sporting arenas in Australia.  Standing high on the western side of the oval you overlook Louttit Bay and the Southern Ocean. But this has not always been the home ground for the Lorne Football and Netball clubs known as the Dolphins and the [Read more]

Sunshine, Sea and Footy

It doesn’t get much better than this, mid winter in Lorne, the day is still and mild, the sky a steely grey and the smoke from open fires in surrounding homes creates a unique atmosphere for a game of footy.  Lorne are playing Simpson, a side that gave them a right royal touch up some [Read more]