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Legal glitch foils developer
A Wonthaggi developer who used a legal loophole to bypass the council has been knocked back by VCAT on a technicality. Catherine Watson reports
View from the chamber
October 19, 2018 - It's up to councillors to set the direction of the council and the CEO to follow, writes Cr Les Larke
The wreck of the Amazon
October 19, 2018 - Few visitors to Inverloch are aware of a shipwreck buried in the surf beach for a century and a half.
Queen of the cast-off
October 19, 2018 - Regina Dudek collects the stuff discarded by less imaginative people and creates something wonderful. Report by Liane Arno
In the flesh
October 19, 2018 - A series of crucified women hover over the wild landscapes of Phillip Island in Josephine Allen’s arresting new exhibition.
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Cowes tragedy sparks action
The council will lobby the state government for more police resources and funding to tackle family violence in Bass Coast following the murder of Samantha Fraser in Cowes in July.
My highlands home, my Bass Coast home
October 19, 2018 - After eight years in PNG, Jennifer Boer counts her blessings in Cape Paterson – and recalls a taste of paradise in PNG.
A put-up job
October 19, 2018 - The reality for older job seekers is a humiliating round of interviews with their job service agency and a complete lack of interest from employers, writes Geoff Ellis. Cartoon by Natasha Williams-Novak
A cook’s journal
October 19, 2018 - Jan Cheshire celebrates the humble swede.
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