The mystery is solved

In February this year, at an antique store in Tooradin, former Officer Football Club president Barry O’Loughlin made one hell of a discovery. It was an army plaque, with the engraved words of ‘First Australian Logistic Support Group Vietnam, 1969 Aust Rules Premiers. B.Kelly.’ Little did he know that this plaque would hold so much […]

This gallery has 3 images.

Headhunter ready for the ring

Ramesh ‘The Headhunter’ Habib believes he was born to fight. “It’s the main thing I’m good at,” he says, “That’s what I think I was put here for, to fight.” The muay thai champion and Pakenham local has made a name for himself in the ring – winning several bouts with swift head kick knockouts […]

This gallery has 2 images.

Floorball a hit

Participants between the ages of seven and 19 flocked to Cardinia Life in Pakenham for the annual Junior Australian Floorball Open 2019 from Tuesday 9 July to Friday 12 July. The unique sport, which is a mix between indoor hockey and iced hockey, is played in a rink with five players and a goalie per […]

This gallery has 4 images.

Lucky to be alive

An elderly couple, two children and their dad are lucky to be alive after a train slammed into their cars along the Pakenham line in Officer on Monday 15 July. A car was stopped at the boom gates for about 30 seconds on Brunt Road when it was rear-ended by a silver commodore travelling at […]

This gallery has 5 images.

Beacy blaze ‘not suspicious’

A fire which began in an antique furniture shop in Beaconsfield and tore through four neighbouring businesses is not being treated as suspicious, the CFA has confirmed. CFA crews were called to the scene on Princes Highway and Beaconsfield-Emerald Road on Thursday 11 July, just after 3pm, where they found the shops “fully involved”. It’s […]

This gallery has 8 images.

Creating better lives together

Joining a Twinkle Toes event in Berwick, Minister for Disability, Ageing and Carers Luke Donnellan announced $42,000 as part of the State Budget 2019/20 to the Life Activities Club for the sixth consecutive year. Meeting with Narre Warren South MP Gary Maas and members of the Casey Cardinia Life Activities Club at Brentwood Park Neighbourhood […]

This gallery has 3 images.

Your first stop before buying a home. View the whole picture.