Archive for September, 2016

Our Backyard

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

AFL Grand Final week and it’s all about the Doggies, and why wouldn’t it be as they make their first grand final appearance in 55 years. Many would not know but the Bulldogs last premiership coach, the late Charlie Sutton was for many years a property owner here in Lorne, just as his daughter is today.

Brownlow medallist, Gary Dempsey also has had a long association with … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

Look out Lorne! As 6,000 cyclists are preparing to descend onto our town for the 2016 Amy’s Gran Fondo which has established itself as one of the most popular mass participation bike rides in the country attracting cyclists from across Australia and internationally. The event is a UCI Gran Fondo World Series qualifier and with the 2017 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships in France, the … Continue Reading »