Archive for October, 2016

Our Backyard

Lorne – Here and There

The Great Ocean Road is open in all directions, there are no “roads closed” signs and the sun looks set to shine on the coast to welcome the influx of visitors for the Melbourne Cup long weekend. There is plenty on in town with the foreshore markets hosted by the Lorne Lions Club on Saturday and the fundraiser “One for the Otways” from 7pm at the … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard


I was privy to a beautiful story from a senior member from the Lorne School who reported the difficulties that some of their students, and kinder children were having in their commute from Wye River with the Great Ocean Road closed from Separation Creek.

As a result of the closures the children couldn’t be collected from their normal pick up point so their day would begin with … Continue Reading »