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,…

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…

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…

Aggravated Burglary in Newborough Leaves Two Stabbed

Police are currently investigating an aggravated burglary occurring in Newborough early this morning , where two men, aged in their 40s, were stabbed. Investigators have been told that the Torres Street attack began when a group of armed offenders attended the address at approximately 2:15am and confronted two males and one female. The offenders allegedly…

Fatal Collision Leaves Two Dead

Police are currently investigating the circumstances behind a collision at Newry Sunday afternoon which resulted in a double fatality. A silver Mercedes sedan collided with a silver Mazda utility at an intersection on Three Chain Road and Newry Boisdale Road at around 1:40pm Sunday afternoon. The 72 year old male driver of the Mercedes from…

Family fun night in Moe!

Moe Apex/Lions Community Carnival, Bonfire and Fireworks! On Saturday November 4th, Apex Park in Moe will hold the annual bonfire event which is growing every year in popularity, new acts and displays. Packed with rides and attractions, prizes and competitions, the Carnival is an alcohol free and family friendly event accompanied with free entry. Annual…