Youngsters set the standard

THREE young Mornington Peninsula surfers have signalled they are contenders for state-level recognition following the first round of the Victorian State Junior Surfing Titles at Gunnamatta. While mai...

Miss Universe aspirant readying for the stage

ROSEBUD’S Annalise Magee came across the Miss Universe Australia 2019 competition on Instagram and decided she’d “give it a go and see what would happen”. Then promptly forgot about it. One month lat...

Shire’s China visit looked at waste disposal

AN inspection of hi-tech waste facilities in China in 2017 by officers and councillors was indicative of Mornington Peninsula Shire’s commitment to better waste management, it is claimed. Shire infra...

‘Moving feast’ of shared stories

PERFORMERS from three generations will put on a multimedia retrospective of stories shared by women living on the Mornington Peninsula next month.  When The Birds Come In, curated and crafted by...

Peninsula eco-solar farm a ‘world-first’

HOPES are high that a “hyper-intelligent” eco-solar farm will be built on the outskirts of Dromana.  Bunjil Energy and renewable energy developer Volt Farmer have applied for Mornington Peninsul...

Ground Zero in Buruli fight

ALL stops are out in the war against Buruli ulcer – especially on the Mornington Peninsula.  Researchers from the Department of Health and Human Services are collecting soil and faecal samples f...

Recyclables go to landfill

MORNINGTON Peninsula Shire is being forced to send recyclables to landfill.  The shire will continue collecting household recyclable waste, but with 130 tonnes “temporarily” stored at the Rye tr...