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First Preference Vote Count 30/10/2020

First Preference Vote Count 30/10/2020

East Gippsland Shire Council 2020 First Preference Vote Count as of 10am 30.10.2020 - Computer Count Batch Range: 1 of 522
Glen Swamps hold their nerve

Glen Swamps hold their nerve

In what could turn out to be one of the games of the Bairnsdale Cricket Association season, Lindenow South Glenaladale hung on to defeat West Bairnsdale by the narrowest of margins last Friday at Bairnsdale City Oval.Spectators were treated to an enthralling contest which seemed destined to be close for much of the hard-fought contest, with the visiting side escaping with a one-run after a tense...
First Preference Vote Count

First Preference Vote Count

East Gippsland Shire Council  First Preference Vote Count as of 12noon 29.10.2020  Batch Range: 1 of 522
Mountain Marathon

Mountain Marathon

Hundreds of mountain bike riders are expected to wheel in to Omeo in a month’s time for an inaugural 100-mile race.In what will be one of the first major events post-COVID-19 restrictions, the Omeo Cattlemen 100 MTB (mountain bike) will encompass 160 kilometres of back roads and gravel roads, mostly known only to locals, from the Omeo Valley through to Benambra.Former professional cyclist and...
BlazeAid finishing up

BlazeAid finishing up

The not-for-profit organisation, BlazeAid, which has been working in East Gippsland’s bushfire affected areas for more than nine months, is preparing to leave the area.BlazeAid has been a blessing for farmers in restoring fences that were burnt in the bushfires.They were among the first charities on the ground working with farmers to erect fences to keep livestock contained.Working with a large...
Car in tree

Car in tree

A local woman in her 20s was airlifted to Melbourne after smashing her car into a tree on Forge Creek Road this morning (Tuesday). Police and emergency services rushed to the scene at about 8.45am after being alerted to the accident. The female driver, who was alone in the vehicle, was trapped inside and had to be cut from the wreckage. A wet road and rainy conditions are believed to have...

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