Triple Fatality at Lakes Entrance

Police are currently investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash in Lakes Entrance early this morning which resulted in a triple fatality. It is believed a car travelling south on Colquhoun Road, near Mitchelson Court, came off the road and struck a tree just before 2.15am. The occupants are yet to be formally identified but all three,…

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Kasey Chambers in Traralgon!

Australian country music legend Kasey Chambers comes to the valley in a newly added show to her ‘Dragonfly’ Tour. Upon recently returning from the U.S on the same tour, this particular show will be performed at the Latrobe Performing Arts Centre in Traralgon on this Friday night, November 24th. With over 1.2 million albums sold…

Gippsland Sports Academy needs help

WE NEED YOU!: We are missing a few years in our records for the Gippstar Annual Award winners and are looking for your help to find them! Previously called the Caltex Annual Awards, we are after the winners of 1972, 1973 and 1974. If you know anyone who could provide insight, or are the winner…

Vehicle Arson in Morwell

Photo: Victoria Police Police are appealing for witnesses after they uncovered a torched car in Morwell early yesterday morning. The Kia Hatch was set alight on the front lawn of a house on Alemein Street, causing substantial damage. The situation is being treated as suspicious. Police are appealing for any information that may lead to…

Passengers Flee as Bus Catches Fire

Photo credit: abc Gippsland A bus has been totally destroyed after it was engulfed in flames, due to mechanical fault, near Bruthen this afternoon. At around 12:45 multiple passengers, many of them children, were self evacuated from the vehicle before the fire took hold. It is reported that no one was injured. The bus was…

Grass Fire Threatens Gippsland

There is a watch and act message in place for Woodside and surrounding areas. The out of control grass fire at the South Gippsland Highway, Woodside, is travelling in a northerly direction. The fire is burning on both sides of the highway near the former Omega Tower, Tucketts Track and Boundary Road. UPDATE: The fire…