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Summer reads:

Welcome to our Summer edition! We discover a new cafe; find out what's next for The Artery; ask why the WCC skimped on the Patloch Lane upgrade; visit a thriving unpackaged food co-op; plus all of our great columnists Clinton Krause, Jo Canham, Claire Norman and Kylie Treble….and that's just for starters. Jump in!

WIN: Chinese New Year banquet at Proudfoots

WIN! Tickets to Chris Grace’s Chinese New Year banquet.

Protected: The Vault: The big shed shemozzle, part 3

The Vault: WCC shed is on the move….

Protected: Prominent Merri River site slated for subdivision

The Vault: What a prominent lawyer has planned for a prominent site.

Eat at the edge of Lake Purrumbete

Discover a wonderful cafe at Lake Purrumbete.

Patloch Lane an opportunity gone begging

Analysis: Patloch Lane an opportunity gone begging.

Groceries stripped bare at monthly co-op

Groceries stripped bare at food co-op.

Port Fairy Tales: They’re coming….

Jo Canham, Port Fairy Tales: They’re coming!

Letters to Santa, from your garden

Kylie Treble: Letters to Santa, from your garden.

Artery is pumping and here’s what’s next…

The Artery is pumping – and about to get even bigger.

The Golden Age is a golden read: review

Review: The Golden Age is a golden read.

A year of mid-century designs: Clinton Krause

Clinton Krause: A year of mid-century designs.

Protected: The Vault: Behind the scenes of an ugly pre-selection

The Vault: Behind the scenes of an ugly pre-selection.

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Catching up

Enclosed harbour expensive, risky and unnecessary: letter

Environmentalist Bruce Campbell writes on why enclosing the Warrnambool harbour is such a bad idea.

Real food delivered right out of the box

Gardener Kylie Treble wants to deliver you real food right out of the box…

There’s a chair in there…somewhere

There’s a chair in there…somewhere! Restoration.

Following the silk road to success

Upcycling: Loren Hackett, from Port Fairy, is following the silk road to success…

The whimsical art of Dianna Heeps

Getting creative: We talk to Hamilton artist Dianna Heeps about her whimsical, no-rules art.

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