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  • Breaking a lease, who’s responsible for what?

    The sudden need to move house can happen for a variety of reasons – the loss of a job, getting a new job, a family crisis, financial issues or relationship breakdown, just to name a few. But it’s an urban myth that a tenant handing over the keys to a … Read more

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  • Landlord Insurance – Is your policy current and up to date?

    If you are unsure what level of coverage is best for you, your property manager can give you some guidance. We’ve listed the MUST HAVES in your policy: . Damage from animals to the interior of your property, not including your tenants’ pets or vermin and pests. . The effects … Read more

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  • Warrnambool stores continue to open late in lead up to Christmas

    Retail therapy: Daizy Boutique owner Maree Wills supports the monthly late night shopping initiative which began in Warrnambool in June. Shoppers made the most of late night shopping on Friday night in Warrnambool, taking their time to browse the shops. The initiative is in its third month and is gaining momentum … Read more

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  • Magpie breeding season starts early in Warrnambool

    EARLY: Spring has arrived and the warmer weather means magpies are already actively swooping and protecting their nest In case it has escaped notice, this year’s magpie swooping season has arrived early. Magpies usually nest in spring, and they usually begin swooping to protect their nests and eggs from mid … Read more

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  • Corangamite Shire on the trail for Great Ocean Road tourism dollar

    Government is under pressure to fund tourism projects in the Great Ocean Road region. A multi-million dollar tourism trail that would help ease Great Ocean Road congestion and encourage visitors to stay longer is still languishing on the government funding wait-list more than 15 years since it was first envisioned. The … Read more

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  • Unique Warrnambool and District Food Share model could spread its wings

    Warrnambool and District Food Share’s Dedy Friebe. Picture: Christine Ansorge A rise in south-west soup kitchens and a quick response in times of crisis is proof of how far Warrnambool and District Food Share has come, its leader says. Food Share executive officer Dedy Friebe said it was now time for … Read more

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  • Twelve Apostles in the running for Seven Wonders of Australia title

    Visit: The Experience Oz team encouraging people to vote for the Twelve Apostles as part of a new campaign. The iconic Twelve Apostles have been nominated in a nationwide voting drive to determine the “Seven Wonders of Australia”. The landmark limestone stacks are in the running along with other tourist … Read more

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  • Former PM John Howard inspires at Connect 2018

    THE nation’s second longest-serving prime minister John Howard today opened the Connect 2018 conference on the Gold Coast with his thoughts on leadership. More than 2500 agents and brokers from all over Australia, Indonesia and New Zealand gathered for Connect 2018 – Ray White and Loan Market’s big conference. “I like … Read more

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  • Thousands of plants were given a new home on National Tree Day

    Thousands of trees, shrubs and grasses were planted along The Flume and at Hopkins Falls on Sunday to mark National Tree Day. Tree planters young and old braved the wet weather which brought driving rain, wind and hail to transform the landscape. Warrnambool Coastcare Landcare Network’s Bruce Campbell said it was … Read more

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  • Bag a bargain at second hand vintage clothing sale in Warrnambool

    BAG A BARGAIN: Katrina Brightwell is opening the upstairs space above Brightbird Espresso for a second hand clothing sale on Saturday. Picture: Rob Gunstone Fashionistas could find the outfit of their dreams at a popular vintage clothing sale in Warrnambool this weekend. Brightbird Espresso will host a second hand market … Read more

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