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Rolling in it

THE rapid rate at which farm land is being converted to residential subdivisions must surely mean that council’s rate base is growing exponentially as...

Wrong priorities

WITH due respect, when it comes to residents’ safety it is a priority. Cr Jodie Owen was the only councillor who has the decency...

Enough is enough

HOW well is the Cardinia Shire being managed? The draft budget proposes a 5.5 per cent rate increase for 2015-'16. If approved, that means...

Go, Collin, go

ALL praise to Councillor Collin Ross for trying to keep this year’s rate increase to no more than the consumer price index (CPI). But alas!...

No end to the rises

I READ with much dismay the our council rates are again going to increase – up 5.5 per cent from last year and I...

Thanks of Anzac

TO THE people of Pakenham and surrounds. Wow, what a fantastic response for the Anzac commemorations in the local area. On behalf of the...

Don’t be sustainable

I WISH to comment on the sustainability ideology, which was the subject of a four-page addition to last week’s Gazette. Sustainability means...

Plenty up top

WHAT a wonderful afternoon was held in Maryknoll on Saturday in support of our son Brad. A large group of his friends worked extremely hard...

Honour restored

By KATHRYN BERMINGHAM I CONGRATULATE the City of Casey for renewing the Harkaway WWI Avenue of Honour. Prior to the renewal of the avenue, many of...

Heartfelt thanks

ON Friday and Saturday 13-14 March, Casey Relay For Life was held overnight, uniting over 4000 relayers from the community to take steps against...

Wall of shame

THE article on the damage to the Upper Beaconsfield commemorative memorial (Gazette, 25 March) tells us a lot about Cardinia Council. Firstly there is no...

Supporters made show success

I thank all the committee, judges, stewards and volunteers for making the Parklea Pakenham and District Agricultural and Horticultural Show the huge success for...

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Mighty Seagulls answer the call

By sports editor Russell Bennett The tough times - all of those down years and heartache - have created a kind of scar tissue that...