Archive for July, 2019

Our Backyard – Lorne

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

Another big weekend coming up in Lorne with the return of Lorne Film commencing at 5 pm this evening and running throughout the weekend. The festival program will include two world premieres in its feature length program, three short film sessions, an industry panel and other events.

The films to premier are Filterphonic, a musical drama shot in Melbourne, and Stringybark, a period film created by two … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

Another big weekend coming up in Lorne with the return of Lorne Film commencing at 5 pm this evening and running throughout the weekend. The festival program will include two world premieres in its feature length program, three short film sessions, an industry panel and other events.

The films to premier are Filterphonic, a musical drama shot in Melbourne, and Stringybark, a period film created by two … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard Anglesea & Torquay

When we talk about property and the value of investing, we understand that there can be market fluctuations but generally overall holding onto a property for a longer period of time will ride through any changes to price and always increase in value.

Property owners that have purchased a newer build would have never anticipated that the materials being used to create their dream home, would in fact have potential health … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Lorne

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

Winter is well and truly upon us and locally there is never a better day out than at the local footy. On Saturday the Lorne Netball and Football Club will host Alvie, for what will be a tough day as both sides look to consolidate their top five positions. Lorne’s senior footballers have been building a successful season and currently sit second on the ladder and … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Apollo Bay

Good afternoon Apollo Bay,

What a hive of activity the coast has been over the holidays! Despite a couple of days of heavy showers its great to see so many families out and about enjoying the school holidays in our backyard! In other great news for our region its been recently reported that the iconic Great Ocean Road is becoming the world’s most “Instagrammed” road trip by tourists and visitors.

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Our Backyard – Lorne

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

There has been so much happening in Lorne over recent years and the upcoming projects are set to even further enhance the experiences we offer for both locals and tourists alike. Whether it be the Point Grey Precinct, the pending works at the Stribling Reserve Oval, the pending new surface at the Bowling Club or the emergence of Live Wire Park. We are so fortunate to … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

The financial year has drawn to a close and we enter 2019/2020 FY.  Look out, Christmas will be here before we know it!

2018/2019 FY can only be described as a challenging year with widely reported tumbling house prices around most of the country as well as being an election year.  On the coast in our area, my impression has been that there are buyers around for well priced property but … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Lorne

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

Happy New Financial Year! Hard to believe we are now over the “hump” of 2019 and just over 170 days until Christmas. As we roll into the second half of the year and the days start to get longer, there’s still so much to do when you are on the coast. With the calm weather days, we have been experiencing through the school holidays, numbers in … Continue Reading »