MP calls for dam land handover

MORNINGTON MP David Morris has called on state Environment Minister Lisa Neville to save the South East Water reservoir land at Mt Eliza from housing and turn it into a reserve. His surprise call was...

Hives of activity to protect bees

While the federal government spends billions of dollars preventing asylum seekers and refugees from landing on Australian soil, the Victorian government has recruited thousands of unpaid workers to s...

Search for missing 96-year-old Rosebud man

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing man Les Moulden. The 96-year-old Rosebud man was last seen in Redmond Court about 10am today. He was last seen wearing grey trousers,...

Man charged following Rosebud crash

A 23-year-old man has been charged following a double fatal collision in Rosebud on Wednesday. The collision occurred on Eastbourne Road shortly before 9.45am on Wednesday 12 August. It’s alleged a w...

Second woman dies after Rosebud crash

A second woman has died following a collision involving a car and mini bus in Rosebud earlier this week. The 91-year-old Rosebud West woman passed away last night at The Alfred hospital. The woman wa...

Fatal collision in Rosebud

A FATAL collision at Rosebud has claimed the life of an elderly woman. She was on a mini bus with eight others travelling west along Eastbourne Rd when it collided head-on with a white Holden Commodo...

Axe owner sought after robbery arrests

FRANKSTON Embona Armed Robbery Squad detectives are seeking public help in finding the rightful owner of an axe allegedly used in violent robberies at two peninsula 7-Eleven service stations late las...

Pilot dies in gyrocopter plunge

PENINSULA Aero Club members are mourning the loss of a pilot who died Sunday when his twin-seater gyrocopter crashed at Cannons Creek. The name of the man, 59, of Patterson River, had not been releas...

Resort tenders called as legal challenge fades

THE RACV has wasted little time getting into gear to start its $135 million resort at Cape Schanck. The possibility of a legal challenge of Mornington Peninsula Shire Council’s approval now appears u...