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Smooth travels: Major works finished ahead of schedule

Major works on the Hall Road upgrade are now complete, nine months ahead of schedule. Drivers, pedestrians, and cyclists will benefit from improved journeys in...

Indigenous names for Casey Fields

Casey Council has endorsed eight Indigenous names for the roads within the Casey Fields sporting precinct in Cranbourne West. The precinct has several unnamed roads...

Pair jailed for brazen burglaries

A pair of brazen burglars who went on a two-week spree of daylight break-ins across the South East have been jailed. Jovan Culibrk, 27,...

CCCA’s Country Week crusade

Casey Cardinia Cricket Association (CCCA) has earned promotion to the elite-level Provincial Division in 2024/25 after a stirring return to Melbourne Country Week. The former...

Big Bash proves a huge success

GARFIELD BIG BASH Garfield Bowling Club hosted the Summer Edition of its two Big Bash tournaments for the season on Sunday 18 February. The club would...

Kooweerup through to the big one

KOOWEERUP BOWLS Kooweerup has stormed into the Division 8 grand final with a crushing 75-37 win over Rosebud Country Club on Saturday. From the outset Kooweerup...

Teamwork comes up trumps

GARFIELD GOLF There was severe heat to start the week but it all changed quickly with a huge thunderstorm coming through on Tuesday and knocking...

Emotions run high as midweek members farewell Kooweerup clubhouse

SWGMW BOWLS There were mixed emotions as 32 members of the South West Gippsland Midweek Bowling Group turned up at Kooweerup Bowls Club last Thursday. It...

Kneebone 198 headlines local action

C GRADE A majestic Darren Kneebone 198 was the highlight of Casey Cardinia lower grades action in 12, with the middle-order batter thrusting Officer into...

Spotlight on shelter’s unpopular pack

A ‘pity party’ is being held for a Keysborough animal shelter’s senior residents who have been in long wait for a new home. Australian Animal...

Playing for laughs – and heckles

Tom Gleeson will be bringing his comedic talents to Narre Warren for a first-time performance at Bunjil Place on Thursday 7 December. His new...

Headmasters of rock ’n’ roll

The click, pop and hum of a PA system starting up is soon joined by the sound of guitars tuning, drumbeats and scales on...

Students bring culture to Bunjil stage

Students from across the South East, including Officer Secondary College, have showcased their cultures in spectacular concerts at Bunjil Place theatre. The annual 4C’s (Cultivating...

Students bring culture to Bunjil stage

Students from across the South East have showcased their cultures in spectacular concerts at Bunjil Place theatre. The annual 4C’s (Cultivating Creative Cultures with Communities)...

Tales of the dead unearthed

In something of a paradox, touring a cemetery can really bring history to life. More than 30 tales of early settlers in the South East...

Expert Advice to Conquer Foot Pain

"Experiencing foot pain? Chances are, you've received a diagnosis for one of these conditions: Plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendinitis, Bunions, Morton's neuroma, Plantar heel pain,...

Having fun and helping kids in need

The staff and students at St James are passionate about supporting others. When supporting charities, we are always on the lookout for charities that...

Nurturing and inclusive environment

At Fleetwood Primary School, we take immense pride in fostering a nurturing and inclusive environment, where parents, students, and the community come together dedicated...

Treat them clean, keep them green

Sustainability is a focus of many schools these days, with students often encouraged to engage in practices such as packing ‘nude’ lunches, recycling and...

Halcyon Evergreen, the community with natural charm

Following the success of Halcyon Berwick, Stockland’s first community for over 50s in Victoria, Halcyon Evergreen is set to launch in May this year....

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

What is an abdominal aortic aneurysm? - An aorta is the main blood vessel that comes out of the heart. Blood flows through the...

‘Disappointing’ outcome for Officer retirement village

A “disappointing” outcome for residents of Officer’s Blue Gum Lifestyle Village, after the council ruled against allowing greater car access off the newly upgraded...

Guiding youth on the road

David Jefferies from South East Community Links (SECL) has been nominated for the 2023 Volunteering Awards after more than 13 years of mentoring young...

Traffic lights are on at Greenhills Road

The traffic lights have been switched on at Greenhills Road to signal another major improvement as part of the Healesville-Kooweerup Road Upgrade. Turning on...

Backing community groups

If you are part of a local group looking to get a massive boost in your efforts to better the community, then you don’t...

Books back in Pakenham

Centre Court Book Exchange has made a triumphant return, two and half years on since a fire tragically tore through the secondhand bookstore, destroying...

Total fire ban declared for Thursday

A Total Fire Ban (TFB) has been declared for the Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, South West and Central regions tomorrow, Thursday 22...

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CCCA’s Country Week crusade

Casey Cardinia Cricket Association (CCCA) has earned promotion to the elite-level Provincial Division in 2024/25 after a stirring return to Melbourne Country Week. The former...