Archive for June, 2020

Our Backyard – Lorne

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

The biggest news of the week is without doubt the Surf Coast Shire council issuing a notice of decision to grant the planning application for the Point Grey Precinct. After twelve years of community discussion and numerous versions of the plans for the precinct, we now have a fully funded DWELP and Surf Coast Shire approved “shovel ready” project ready … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

We all believed the Queens Birthday weekend was going to be big but the numbers in town last weekend were enormous, taking most by surprise. Our restaurants and service providers did exceptionally well given the constraints and restrictions that have been put into place. Every available seat filled and many were disappointed they couldn’t be accommodated reinforcing that the new … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

The Queens Birthday weekend is going to be special in so many different ways and we just can’t wait. The first five days of June has seen overnight visitors return to Lorne for the first time since “lockdown”, the internal lights of our restaurants have been turned on, our play grounds are open and we are tipping that this long … Continue Reading »