Greens MP backs anti-gondola group

GREENS upper house MP Sue Pennicuik has gone in to bat for anti-gondola chairlift lobby group Save Our Seat. In Parliament last week, Ms Pennicuik called on state environment minister Lisa Neville “n...

Federal funding cuts hit needy

MORNINGTON Community Information and Support Centre is reeling from massive funding cuts. Manager Lisa Elliott said federal government support was last week cut from $102,000 to $50,000 – meaning a t...

Protests over too many booze outlets in Mt Eliza

MT Eliza residents are opposing plans for a liquor outlet in a shop not yet built. The outlet will be part of the expanded Eliza Square shopping centre on the corner of Mt Eliza Way and Canadian Bay ...

Pies let the Dogs out

PROVINCIAL MORNINGTON Peninsula Cricket Association reigning Provincial premiers, Mornington was knocked out of the top four on Saturday by Crib Point. Needing to win to keep their fourth position an...

Top four win way to finals

DISTRICT RED Hill will host Main Ridge in one MPCA District Semi Final while Somerville and Seaford will go head to head in the other after all four sides won in the final home and away game on Satur...

An epic conclusion to the subbie season

SUB-DISTRICT IT was an epic conclusion to the MPCA Sub District cricket season on Saturday. There were six teams all vying for the top four positions on the ladder and a finals berth. Any of the team...

Improvements for Rosebud reserve

Compiled by Melissa Walsh OWING to pressure on our space reports of the Flinders, Frankston and Hastings Councils, and other matters, are held over till our next issue. *** MRS Charles Bowes, senior ...

A Pearl makes a visit

WHAT a difference a day makes: the weather at Mornington pier on Monday at 10.30am was wet and cold with a blustery southwesterly whipping up Port Phillip. Not the day for a visit… By Tuesday morning...