Archive for October, 2018

Our Backyard

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

The spring racing carnival is well and truly underway and Wednesday’s Geelong Cup was highlight for many local people. None more so than Lorne holiday home owner Anthony Mithen whose champion horse, Runaway, won the mid week event with his locally bred horse. Mithen who is owner and manager of the Rosemount Stud at Gnarwarre near Geelong is also a passionate Lorne fan and describes this … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

The Lorne Structure Plan 2003 is the governing document that all planning issues within the Lorne Ward are guided. This strategic document is being reviewed for the first time in fifteen years and is certainly well and truly overdue. The Surfcoast Shire has officially commenced the review process and with a strong drive from within our local community to be heavily involved in the process. The … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

The real estate market is such an interesting and diverse market place and can differ so much, even in such a small area and our regions is no different. Take the Melbourne market for instance, only two hours from Lorne, which according to most real estate commentary has been “coming off the boil” over the last 12 months after such an extended high activity period. With … Continue Reading »