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Takeover bid for ‘dangerous road’ BY KIM WATERS RESIDENTS want State Government stripped of its power over “dangerous” St Leonard’s roads, according to a community representative. St Leonards Progress Association’s Paul Sproule said residents were pushing for council to take over maintenance of the roads amid Government inaction. He accused the Government’s Department of Sustainability and Environment of failing to maintain Lower Bluff Road in particular, leaving it “riddled with pot-holes”. The road’s deterioration had sparked a blame game over responsibility for maintenance, Mr Sproule said. “It’s like ping-pong at the moment because DSE own the road but will only provide $10,000 as a once-off funding commitment for it’s maintenance and council in good faith has re-sheeted the road but can’t afford to keep doing it. “We want to see the land handed over to Geelong council so that at least it will be maintained properly.” Mr Sproule urged DSE to either “communicate” with council on a solution or hand over responsibility. The popular road was now so damaged it was “almost impossible” to drive on, Mr Sproule said. “It provides the main access to the foreshore, including the yacht club, a safe swimming beach and the entrance to Edwards Point State Fauna Reserve. “Lower Bluff Road is one of three exits if there is a fire and it’s very important that it is maintained and in good condition.”

Rough ride: Don McKenzie and Paul Sproule on “dangerous” Lower Bluff Road. Picture: Tommy Ritchie 55511 Mr Sproule said more than 800 residents had signed a petition for improved maintenance and reduced speed limits on Lower Bluff Road and council-owned Beach Road. VicRoads had informed the association that council could

apply for reduced speed limits “where there are safety issues”. “These are shared gravel roads between cars, young children, pedestrians, cyclists and trucks,” Mr Sproule said. “By default the roads are currently 50km/h but it’s too fast and

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‘Issues’ for local teens confronted BY KIM WATERS MENTAL health problems, alcohol, smoking and global warming are playing on the minds of Bellarine Peninsula teenagers, according to a youth forum organiser. Facilitator Rob Evans said the “major issues” emerged at the Youth Foundation Victoria MISSION forum for teens to brainstorm ideas for fixing social problems. Mr Evans said the event was a “huge success” after 60 students from two schools attended. “The youths worked in groups to explore issues in the community that were important to them and then they came up with a vision statement of what they’d like to see done about the problems,” Mr Evans said. “We had quite a few young people grab applications forms for our $2500 grants that we provide for community service projects and events.” Mr Evans said mental health and “employment support” were two of the key issues discussed at the forum. “It has really been an opportunity for young people to step up and learn some amazing leadership skills,” he said. “I’m really impressed with the way they were thinking about implementing ideas both in terms of fundraising and holding events that are both fun and educational. “We had a really good response from the schools and the community representatives who attended, so we’d definitely look at running this again next year.” Youth Foundations Victoria (YFV) is a State Government initiative to “enable young people in disadvantaged (areas) to make meaningful contributions to their communities”.

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Visionary: Doug Sheers’ Black Saturday Fires, left, and Melba Hills’ Underwater Paradise, right.

Imagination overcomes loss of vision for pair of painters TWO GEELONG residents have refused to let their vision loss stand in the way of their passion for art. Vision Australia has selected works from St Albans Park residents Doug Sheers and Melba Hill to feature in the organisation’s 2011 calendar. Mr Sheers, a former AFL trainer, earned a place in the calendar with his Black Saturday Fires painting. He said his sister’s loss of her Kinglake home in the 2009 fires had inspired his artwork.

The painting depicted his imagination of how the fires would have appeared, Mr Sheers said. “It must have been terrifying to experience such a force of nature.” Mr Sheers joined Vision Australia’s art and craft group after blocked retina blood vessels damaged his sight. Vision Australia chose Underwater Paradise from Ms Hill, 87. “I love the sea but am not brave enough to explore it, so I used my imagination,” she said.

‘Sea-rise’ rates appealed BY KIM WATERS RESIDENTS have lodged appeals against rates hikes on properties deemed at risk of flooding from climate change, Borough of Queenscliffe has revealed. A borough spokesperson said council had received 18 appeals compared to "considerably fewer" for the last rates hike. A group opposing the borough's planning restrictions on properties judged at risk from rising seas said hiking rates on the affected allotments was "unfair".

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River breakthrough GEELONG’S struggling Moorabool River is set for extra water after State Government announced it would flush an extra 2500 billion litres down the waterway each year. South Barwon MP Michael Crutchfield said the river now had “the same legal protection as water for human use”.

$500,000 path A TWO-KILOMETRE on-road bike path connecting 13th Beach and Blackgate roads, near Breamlea will be a legacy of hosting world championships cycling, according to Geelong’s mayor. John Mitchell said the $500,000 path would help cater for an expected surge in cyclists after last month’s UCI Road World championships.

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“GLOOM and doom” about summers should make way for a return to excitement about holidays, according to the region’s tourism chief. Geelong Otway Tourism executive director Roger Grant said he wanted to “reclaim summer as the holiday season”. Holidaymakers were justified in “jumping on planes” to elsewhere given all the reports of summer hazards, he said. “I turn on the radio or switch on the television and all I hear is summer described in all these gloom and doom terms. “We have the bushfire season, the locust season, the sunburn season, the gluttony season, the snake season, the drowning season, the oh-no-here-come-the-relatives season.” Mr Grant acknowledged people must be “sensible” about bushfires, sunburn and swimming risks “and mostly we are”. “So I believe it’s about time we reclaim summer for what it has always been here in Victoria and particularly in the Geelong Otway region – the holiday season.”

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City rules out ‘domestic leave’ BY ERIN PEARSON GEELONG’S council has ruled out following Surf Coast Shire in introducing paid leave for victims of family violence leave. A City of Greater Geelong spokesperson said council had “no immediate plans” to adopt Surf Coast’s Australian-first entitlement for physical, sexual, emotional, financial or verbal abuse. Surf Coast Shire introduced the 20-day leave at the behest of Australian Services Union. The Surf Coast agreement has been described as “possibly the

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Being responsible for the coordination and operational needs of the Barwon Valley Activity Centre, you must be motivated, enthusiastic, innovative and willing to learn. With a strong customer focus, you will have the ability to plan and deliver programs and services to the community. To excel in this role you will have proven leadership and people management skills, sound problem solving ability and a solid understanding of the Sport and Recreation industry. You must be available to work evenings and weekends.

Tender documents are available in the first instance from the City’s website at www.geelongaustralia.com.au For website assistance please contact Paul Sworder on 1800 233 533.

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CERTIFIED GARDENER – PARKS AND RESERVES PERMANENT FULL-TIME POSITION $43,866 to $47,311 plus superannuation Are you: • An outdoor enthusiast? • A green thumb? • Committed to helping our environment? Then look no further for your dream job! The role of the Certified Gardener provides many opportunities to assist with the horticulture and landscape within the Geelong region. Duties include planting, weed control and cutting edge drought scape programs whilst developing your knowledge and skills in a diverse range of plant material. To succeed in this position you will possess trade qualifications in Horticulture or equivalent. You must have excellent customer service and communication skills along with the ability to work both in a team environment and independently to perform manual tasks. A current Victorian Drivers Licence is essential.

Applications close 5.00pm Friday 12 November 2010. Join one of Geelong’s largest employers. We offer excellent employment conditions and opportunities to further your career. To apply or obtain a position description, log onto our website www.geelongaustralia.com.au or phone 5272 4273. Only people with the right to work in Australia may apply and a three month probationary period is applicable to most positions.

PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE OF COUNCIL MEETING The next Ordinary Meeting of the Greater Geelong City Council will be held at the Council Conference and Reception Centre, City Hall, Little Malop Street, Geelong on Tuesday 2 November 2010, commencing at 7.00pm. Details of issues to be considered will be published on the City’s website www.geelongaustralia.com.au on Friday 29 October 2010. The meeting is open to the public.

HAVE YOUR SAY DRAFT CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION STRATEGY The draft Climate Change Adaptation Strategy establishes strategic objectives, a framework for implementing these objectives and a process for managing climate risks and adaptation actions across the City. In particular, it provides the first steps towards integrating climate change adaptation throughout Council activities and decision-making processes, though building Council’s own adaptive capacity and capability.

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The City of Greater Geelong has announced a month long Dog and Cat Registration Amnesty during November 2010. The purpose of the Amnesty is to provide assurance to dog and cat owners to come forward and register their animals with the City without fear of a penalty being issued for keeping an unregistered dog and/or cat.

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Geelong residents are amongst the highest owners of dogs and cats in Australia. As a means to manage domestic pets, legislation requires that local government register all cats and dogs being kept within its municipality.

PROPOSED SPECIAL RATE CONTINUATION NOTICE OF PANEL HEARING Council is proposing to continue the special rate for the Central Geelong area for a five year period commencing 1 July 2011. Funds raised by the proposed rate are to be applied to the following: • Marketing, promotion and advertising of Central Geelong. • Stakeholder development including business information, training, networking and business directory. • Delivery of activities and events including the Farmers Market and School Holiday Fun program. • Evaluation of Activities. • Administration associated with the Central Geelong Marketing Commitee Office. Council advertised its intention to continue the rate on 13 August 2010 and invited submissions and objections. A Submissions Panel Hearing has been convened to hear submissions and objections received and details are as follows: Date: Tuesday 9 November 2010 Time: 4.30pm Location: City Hall, 30 Gheringhap Street Property owners affected by the proposal and members of the public are welcome to attend the Panel Hearing. Owners who have made submissions or objections have been advised by letter.

Dog and cat registration and identification are basic, essential functions of municipal animal management. The benefits of pet registration identification are that it: • Links the animal with its owner to enable the return of lost animals. • Provides management information to the City to best manage animal incidents. • Provides a unique source of data about local pet populations and trends. Current data indicates that approximately 75 per cent of dog owners and 30 per cent of cat owners will voluntarily comply with pet registration and identification requirements. Residents who may be keeping unregistered dogs and/or cats may have done so for a number reasons including but not limited to: • May have forgotten to renew their previous year’s registration. • Having not registered in the first instance, may not be aware that there is a requirement to register their dog/cat with the City. • Not being on the City’s Animal Database, residents will not have received animal information relating to new/renewed registration of dogs or cats. At the conclusion of the Amnesty on 30 November, dog or cat owners who fail to register and identify their animals with Council will be subject to an on the spot penalty of $239. Dog or cat owners will be given 14 days to register the dog or cat with the City to avoid further legal proceedings.

PARK SMART – LOCK IT, REMOVE IT OR LOSE IT! The City of Greater Geelong has partnered with Neighbourhood Watch and Victoria Police to promote a Park Smart – Lock It, Remove It or Lose It campaign. The campaign is a reminder to residents to lock their car, remove all articles of value or risk losing their belongings and becoming a crime statistic. A reflective sticker promoting Lock It, Remove It or Lose It! will be randomly stuck onto resident garbage bins on bin night, in Newcomb/Geelong East and Belmont/Grovedale/ Highton areas. The roll out of the program will start on Monday 1 November. There will be no inconvenience to residents who are asked to put their garbage bins out at the usual time. The program is being rolled out in these areas first in response to a growing increase in thefts and break-ins from vehicles in these areas.

Dog and cat owners can take advantage of half price registration (new registrations only) at the current fee schedule. If your 2010 registration has not been renewed a 12 month fee will apply.

CHANGED TRAFFIC CONDITIONS FLINDERS AVENUE, LARA 5 AND 6 NOVEMBER Please be advised that the speed limit will be temporarily reduced on a defined section of Flinders Avenue, Lara from approximately 8.00am to 5.00pm on Friday 5 and Saturday 6 November 2010. Emergency access will be maintained at all times. For further details contact Andrea Hamblin in the Events Services Unit on 5272 4655.

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Union, ‘chips’ firm in stoush BY ANDREW MATHIESON A UNION boss claims a Geelong woodchip exporter has punished a supervisor for leading workers in their push for higher pay. The Corio Quay workers accused Midway Geelong of refusing to honour a pay agreement for a five per cent increase over two years. They said the company offered 3.8 per cent before backing down when Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union took industrial action last month.

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Honour on his Watch BY ERIN PEARSON WHEN Ron Bell moved into Bell Post Hill in the 1960s, he could never have imagined his neighbourly spirit would single-handedly produce 14 million newsletters. But his efforts keeping tabs on crime and community safety for Neighbourhood Watch have now earned state and Australasian recognition. The grandfather has been named Geelong’s first Neighbourhood Watch Australasia Malcolm Grant Volunteer of the Year. He has also become the first resident of Geelong inducted into Neighbourhood Watch Victoria Hall of Fame. As one of the first regional Victorians to join the community crime-prevention program, Mr Bell said he still remembered his first Neighbourhood Watch meeting 26 years ago. The meeting led to the foundation of the first Neighbourhood Watch group in Geelong and the second in Victoria. “I was reading a book in the doctor’s surgery about the fact America had just started-up Neighbourhood Watch programs and I thought it was a great idea,” Mr Bell said. “The very next week there was an ad in the paper and I called up. “Crime was very high in the area back in 1984 because Bell Post Hill was a developing area and thefts from houses being built were common. We had 127 people turn up at the first meeting and on the night 64 people signed up. “It was terrific and a dozen or so of those people are still involved.” Mr Bell said monthly meetings and his promise to print the area’s Neighbourhood Watch newsletter kept him actively involved in the program over the next quarter of a century. He believed Neighbourhood Watch

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‘250’ for talkfest on sustainability HUNDREDS of officials will fly from around Australia to attend a conference in Geelong next year on “sustainable” growth. Elaine Carbines, the chief of the region’s G21 councils alliance body, said the Sustainable Economic Growth for Regional Australia (SEGRA) conference would attract over 250 delegates. Ms Carbines said organisers announced the city had secured the 2011 event while she attended a 2010 SEGRA conference in Townsville with Geelong councillor Rod Macdonald and Regional Development Australia’s Barwon South West officer, Andrew Wear. “It will provide us with a unique opportunity to showcase our amazing region,” she said.

Neighbourhood Watch award. from the former Shire of Corio. He estimated his printing run over the years was close to 14 million. “The City of Greater Geelong now provides me with a machine to print the newsletters on and I still print around 40,000 every month,” he said. “I guess there’s a sense of security when you know your neighbours. I’m very proud of that.”

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up to six kilowatts of electricity and 400 litres of water while generating five litres of “infections waste”, the health service said. Renal services director Professor John Agar called dialysis the “most water and power hungry of any individual medical therapy”. “With cheap and simple recycling practices we now save and reuse the majority of water required by the dialysis process, while our solar program will generate an ongoing grid-reimbursement income for the dialy-

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BY ERIN PEARSON A GEELONG support service for families mourning deceased children will expand its bereavement care to cover the death of adults, according to a spokesperson. Hope Bereavement Service’s Graham Morton said a $14,000 grant from a Lord Mayor’s Charitable Fund would help the service reach more families and individuals struggling with grief. The service previously reached out to mourners battling to overcome the death of infants and children aged up to 18. Mr Marton said a recent discussion with a woman helping her step-mother through grief

had demonstrated the need for adult bereavement care in Geelong. “I was talking with a lady in her 50s whose step-mother had recently lost her partner. As a dutiful step-daughter she contacted her step-mother once a week but after several months she realised that since the death of her partner this was the only adult contact her step-mother was getting,” Mr Morton said. “We want to provide support to these people to reconnect with social and community networks.” Mr Morton said a 2009 Deakin University report recommended the establishment of an “appropriately resourced bereavement

referral centre” in Geelong. The grant would help the service act on the recommendations, he said. “Our aim is to provide crisis bereavement information, establish a bereavement support help website and specialist bereavement support groups where they are needed in the community.” Mr Morton said the service would run the program in Geelong in partnership with Australian Centre for Grief and Bereavement. Mr Morton said Hope Bereavement Service was looking forward to the expansion after serving the region for 25 years.

“It’s been a long journey. “We’re a community-based group and we’ve applied for grant money from a number of organisations, one of which was the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation.” Mr Morton said the service helped mourners without government funding in partnership with SIDS and Kids Victoria. Hope Bereavement Care’s services included counsellors, support groups, grief and trauma information and a 24-hour telephone support, he said. Mr Morton asked anyone who wanted to make a donation to the service to phone 5226 7269 or visit www.givenow .com.au/bpbp.

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ANDREW MATHIESON Looking out into the distance on the flat, arid plains, the veteran cyclist holds onto his first RACV strip map from 1985 when, at 61, he mapped out his first big ride. “All these little towns when you come through, there’s hardly a change in the population,� he remarks. Only last year Jack rode 1700km in 17 days from Brisbane to Cairns. “That was quite easy, actually. I didn’t have any problem there,� he boasts. “I just did a 100km a day but I could have ridden 120km if I wanted to.� A year older, this time Jack has cut down to 90km a day to acclimatise. But the distance was a struggle at first for our super octogenarian. It took a diet of creamed rice and tinned fruit to get his legs pumping. “When I left Townsville I was very crook because I had a touch of diahorrea and had sunstroke,� he says. “For the next day or two I was bringing up everything and couldn’t eat. After about the fifth day I came good.� Still, Jack beats his chest about good health after being admitted only twice to hospital in his life – and the first time was as a four-year-old to have his tonsils removed. Never exceeding 63kg since joining the air force, Jack

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SPECTATORS that cheered home champion Cadel Evans powering around Geelong’s streets in recent world cycling championships should spare a thought for Jack Griffin’s tired, old legs. The ageless 86-year-old from Bell Post Hill has just pedalled 2500 kilometres in blistering heat amid deathly silence where younger men have died trying. “I’m getting a little bit wary, maybe because of this weather,� he tells the Independent while riding into Mataranka approaching the Top End. Temperatures have topped the high 30s for most of the past 28 days. By 7:30am and after a couple of hours on the bike already, the humidity starts to kick in for Jack. It’s so bad he sips on water every two to three minutes. “It drains all the energy out of you,� Jack swears of the conditions, “your clothes are wringing wet and you just perspire all day.� When Barwon Heads’ Evans was bringing thousands in awe, Jack had barely changed gears on the longer journey from Townsville to Darwin. There were no prized medals on offer, nor flying media packs eyeing every twist and turn. “I’m friends with Cadel Evans,� Jack chimed in. “He once said to me ‘I’d love to be riding the bike when I’m as old as you’. “Well, that’s about the only thing I’ve got on him.� But Jack could possibly challenge his famous mate for number of kilometres travelled. Three times Jack has cycled around Australia, so the roads on his latest challenge are familiar.

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buckets & bouquets BUCKETS to students who painted a rainbow in brown, orange, yellow, green, blue, black and mauve. The colours should have been brown, mauve, orange, yellow, green and blue. Put that in your pipe and smoke it! Keith, Corio BUCKETS to a free live show on October 17 that was pathetic, inept, unprofessional and disorganised. The audience should have been paid to attend. Do it properly or don’t do it at all. Suffered, Norlane BOUQUETS to CCD Camera Service for being so understanding and fixing my camera quickly. Miriam, Geelong

BOUQUETS to the staff at Safeway Ocean Grove. They are all patient and helpful. Happy Shopper, Portarlington BOUQUETS to the person who found our golden retriever wandering in Hamlyn Heights after a big storm. He is now safe and sound at home feeling a bit sorry for himself after spending the night behind bars. Tags Now Attached, Hamlyn Heights BOUQUETS to Karen, of Karen’s Driving School, for taking my lost dog, Oscar, to the animal welfare society. Oscar and I were happily reunited the next day. Thanks for being so caring and for keeping him out of harm. Raelene, St Albans Park

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I WRITE regarding a story in last week’s Independent about Royal Geelong Show losing $100,000 due to rain this year. The show said it would now have to put on hold some improvements that had been planned to start in 2010 and that entry fees might have to increase in 2011. I understand that not much can be done about the weather but the show’s entry fees go up each year, along with the cost of rides, food and showbags. Each family who attends needs about $300 to have a good day with two children and their parents. With the people losing their jobs in Geelong due to companies closing down or cost cutting and with the amount of people on the footpath outside Centrelink after 9am any Friday waiting to put their forms in, the show would be mad to put up the entry fee. My idea would be to lower the entry fees for families and other patrons. Shaun Richens Newcomb

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PASSENGER numbers at Avalon have decreased yet Melbourne Airport has seen an increase (Independent, October 22). The major reason for this is the higher cost to park at Avalon compared to Melbourne. The day rate at Avalon is a whopping $24 compared with just $14 at Tullamarine’s Jetport Tullamarine. For an extra day’s stay it’s $36 to park at Avalon compared with $26.50 at Jetport. It should be cheaper to park at Avalon given its lower overheads. Until Avalon Airport’s parking fees are reduced I will continue to fly from Melbourne. David Charles Newtown

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HOW brainless are Michael Crutchfield and his Labor mates to go ahead with schooling for years 10 to 12 students to further congest Torquay’s Grossman’s Road at

school times (Independent, October 22) The road also includes a kindergarten struggling for room to cope with enrolments. The secondary school should be in a more easily accessible location. How will essential services such as fire, ambulance and SES crews attend an emergency during school times? Then there is the brainless policy of no dams despite huge amounts of water going to sea. Despite former Premier Steve Bracks promising that no water would be taken from north of the divide, which is needed for our food bowl, in went his pipeline to Melbourne for people to water their gardens. But why worry? We will soon get all our food etcetera from China. Add to these bad plans the huge amount of money to be spent on a polluting desalination plant and the big increases we suckers have to pay for power, rates etcetera. At least they woke up after the huge loss of lives on Black Saturday to do more on fire control protection. Due to the fact Mr Crutchfield would fall three days short of qualifying for tax-free $65,000 parliamentary pension if he lost re-election (Independent, October 15), he is pushing for another term. The Labor State Government is well on the nose, so swinging voters should put Labor last at next month’s election. Cliff Winkler Torquay

Clear danger I COULDN’T agree more with the letter supporting the clearing of roadsides in Mannerim (Letters, October 15). The current state of our roadside in the same area poses very real financial and safety risks. Roadside trees that have previously fallen onto our fences have resulted in the cost of fence repairs. Far worse, the risk of stock escaping and wandering onto the road and causing an accident is of concern. As the recent letter stated: “People are more important than trees”. I also have witnessed trees in high winds fall onto the roads and require clearing. Furthermore, there is little room on

either side of the road for cars to pull over if necessary and the volume of cars using our street continues to increase. I support the thoughtful planting and cultivation of trees, having over 800 native trees planted on our small acreage. However, to be prevented from trimming or clearing undergrowth from the front of our property and which impacts adversely upon it and our neighbourhood is wrong. Chris Barnett Mannerim

Carbon cash-in THERE is a curious anomaly in messages being disseminated by the various authorities concerned. Greg Combet, latest environmental incarnation of the incumbent federal dictatorship, in a recent profile acknowledged a history in the coal business. Furthermore, he predicted a “bright future” for the coal business in Australia. If the carbon tax and climate change advocates are to be taken seriously then they must add to their equation this continuous coal/carbon production and the power users who will be forced to pay the carbon taxes. European experience has shown that polluters have made windfall profits due to free carbon credits. It is the end-user who pays. Given that GST is already paid on power bills and an extra tax is placed on power and water in the form of service charges, the constitutional lawfulness of these existing and imminent charges comes into question. Constitutionally, any item can be taxed only once and, given that the coal industry has been sanctioned with the full-steamahead mode, one can only assume that authorities are up for the biggest and most unlawful carbon cash grab in Australia’s history. Gary Oraniuk Geelong

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Puppets: David Koch. nity acknowledges this opening has been brought forward to disguise that the project has run over time and blown its $40 million budget. Further, the Government’s plan for a competition to name the bridges is a devious attempt to divert attention away from

the disappointing outcome of two bridges replacing the existing crossing. Many names will no doubt be put forward. The suggested Bridges of Broken Promises would not be too far off the mark. After the disclosure of the Brumby Government’s 700strong spin doctor unit, is it any wonder it is going down this track in an attempt to reclaim support and credibility? The people of South Barwon won’t be duped. They have a right to expect better government and adherence to planning procedures rather than being used as political puppets by an MP who ignores them. David Koch MLC Member for Western Victoria Region

VICTORIAN families are suffering every day because of John Brumby’s incompetence but instead of fixing basic services he has built a massive propaganda unit with almost 1000 spin doctors working to cover up Labor’s failures. This is an obscene waste of taxpayers’ money when there are not enough funds for hospitals, trains, police, child protection or roads. This State Government has spent close to $1 billion every year since elected in 1999 on an army of spin doctors to make Labor look good. The Brumby Government is so arrogant it thinks it can fool Victorians by wasting taxpayers’ money on this huge propaganda unit to manipulate public opinion and cover up the failings of a tired, out of touch, incompetent government. David Davis Coalition shadow minister for scrutiny of government

In the line of fire CFA is entering another fire season better prepared and more resourced than ever to protect the Victorian community from the threat of fire. A huge amount of work is being done by our

Force of fantasy ALAN Barron’s letter in the October 22 Independent was, as usual, entertaining, much in the way Disney’s Fantasia was entertaining. That is, in the realm of pure fantasy. In Australia, nuclear power may well be a viable alternative to coal. So we can all sit back safe in the knowledge that in the 10 to 20 years it will take, assuming work on these power plants starts today, to generate electricity that coal will magically stop contributing to a runaway greenhouse effect. As Mr Barron pointed out, CO2 is not a pollutant. Neither is dihydrogen monoxide, which is water. This is good to know because too much water is entirely harmless, even if you are under 25 metres of it. Until you try to breath. Ninety-seven per cent of Hazelwood’s pollutants are removed but, as we have seen, CO2 is not a pollutant. So the fact Hazelwood produces 17 million tonnes of CO2 a year and its state-of-the-art carbon capture plant removes 25 tonnes a day, leaving 16,990,075 tonnes, is irrelevant. It’s reassuring that observed increases in temperature, decreases in ice depths in Antarctica and increases in CO2 in the oceans etcetera are “nothing to worry about”. These observations can safely be ignored because the modeling grossly underestimated the actual events and physical changes that have occurred. I’ll finish by quoting Obi Wan Kenobi in Star Wars: “The force can have a strong influence on the weak-minded”. May the force be with you, Mr Barron Glenn Brady Leopold

Too late for sorry IN GENERATIONS past it was acceptable to remove Aboriginal children from their families, everyone thought smoking was great for you and it was a man’s responsibility to beat his children for wrongdoing. We can ask now: “What were these people thinking?” But chances are our own descendants will ask the same questions with the same bewilderment at our own greed and failure to do anything about the converging catastrophes the world is now facing, mainly due to our utter disregard for the well-being of the planet and our addiction to fossil fuels. I can imagine showing the letters completely against any action on climate change to my children. I’m sure they will want to know exactly who was responsible for our failure. We owe future generations the opportunity of a life in a livable world not depleted in resources rather than just complaining about how our Godgiven right to cheap electricity is being threatened and that looking at a wind-turbine is not like looking at a painting. In the future we might be able to say “Sorry, we didn’t know any better” or “We honestly thought it was a giant conspiracy but our intentions were good”. However, like the generations before us, we will be unable to undo the damage. I am prepared to say sorry if creating a more-equitable, sustainable and community-orientated world turns out to be unnecessary and especially sorry if it also causes power bills to go up a bit. Goshen Watts Transition South Barwon

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You can earn up to $150,000 a year (individual salary) and still be eligible. Is it for both parents? Yes, usually the mother must apply for Paid Parental Leave. If you are eligible, you can transfer some or all of the pay to your partner (they need to be eligible too). The scheme gives families more options to balance work and family. When can I take it? You can claim up to three months in advance, and your pay can start at any time you choose from when your child is born or adopted. It will be paid in one continuous period from the start date and must all be taken within the first year after the birth or adoption. You are encouraged to apply early.

What about employer-provided entitlements? Eligible parents can receive Parental Leave pay at the same time, before or after other employer-provided paid leave or entitlements. The existing minimum entitlement to 12 months unpaid parental leave for long-term employees is unchanged. What does it mean for employers? From 1 July 2011, employers must provide Government-funded Parental Leave pay through their usual pay cycle to eligible employees who have been with their business for at least 12 months. Other eligible parents will be paid through the Family Assistance Office. Where do I find out more? To learn more about Paid Parental Leave visit the website or call the appropriate number below.

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The Contours women believe that the community’s support has demonstrated how charity does not have to be in just dollars and cents. The donated bras will go to change the lives of ladies all over the world in ways Australians could not imagine. Members of the Contours Geelong Project Uplift team thank donors for all their support. So far the campaign has raised over $2000 for Pink Ribbon Day and collected over 900 bras for

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DANCE – Ballroom dancing 8-11.30pm at The Ballroom, Bay View Pde, Hamlyn Heights. Cost $7. Also Monday 8-11pm. Enquiries 5229 3785 or 5248 8702. DANCE – Old-time dance with band New Ritz 8pm-midnight at Leopold Hall. Cost $8. Enquiries. 5250 1333. BONSAI – Geelong Bonsai Club annual show 10am-5pm at Geelong Masonic Centre, Regent St, Belmont. Also Sunday 10am-4.30pm. Cost adults $4, concession $3. Enquiries 5256 1490 or 5229 5557. PLANTS – Geelong Botanic Gardens’ friends nursery 25th anniversary spring plant sale 10am4pm at rear of the gardens. Also Sunday. Enquries 5222 6053. STALL – Cup day weekend stall 9-11.30am at Barwon Heads Uniting Church, 71-73 Hitchcock Ave, Barwon Heads. Enquiries 5254 2876. GARDENS – Queenscliff open gardens 10am5pm at: Suma Park Homestead, 2135 Bellarine Hwy; 11 Lakeland Crt; 8 Queenspoint Cres; The Tank Garden, 5 Albert St; The Manse, 48 Gellibrand St. Cost $5 per garden, $20 for all. Enquries 5258 1986. FAIR – Airey’s Fair starts 9am at Community Centre, Great Ocean Road, Airey’s Inlet. Enquiries 0418 351 513. FESTIVAL – Portarlington and District Garden Club’s Pelargonium Festival plant sale and morning tea 9am-1pm at Parks Hall, Newcombe St, Portarlington. Gold coin entry. Enquiries 5259 3436 or 5257 1444. MARKET – Barwon Heads community monthly market 9am-1pm at corner Hitchcock Ave and Ozone Rd. Enquiries 0402 642 357. MARKET – The Salvation Army community market 8am-1pm at Northside Community Centre, 92 Cox Rd, Corio. Enquiries 5275 7771. MARKET – Maia’s market 10am-4pm at Potters St Hall, Potters St, Geelong West. Gold coin entry. Enquries 5222 4251. CONCERT – Theatre of the Winged Unicorn presents It’s De Lovely 8pm at Elaine’s Mitchell’s studio, Thomas St, Ceres. Cost $15. Book: 5249 1350.

Sunday FOOD – Fresh Food Fair 10am-3pm at Surfside Primary School, John Dory Dve, Ocean Grove. Enquiries 0431 234 342.

DANCE – Old-time dance 7.30-10.30pm at Portarlington seniors community centre, Newcombe St, Portarlington. Cost $2. Tea, coffee supplied. Bring a plate. Enquiries 5259 3968.

Tuesday PHILOSOPHY – Free spiritual philosophy cafe 7-9pm at Black Bull Tapas Bar, 48 Moorabool St, Geelong. Also Thursday 2-4.30pm at Pear Tree Cafe, Gilbert St, Torquay. Enquiries 5264 7484. MEDITATION – Free meditation and practical philosophy for beginners 7pm at Torquay Golf Club. Also 10am Wednesday. Enquries 5264 7484. LEPROSY – Leprosy Mission Geelong auxiliary meets 1.30pm at Uniting Church hall, Douglass St, Herne Hill. Enquiries 5278 7110. FATIGUE – Geelong Chronic Fatigue Support Group meets 1-3pm at 36 Safron St, Newtown. All welcome. Enquiries 5221 4257. DANCE – Community ballroom dancing practice 7.30-9.30pm at Uniting Church Hall, Newcombe St, Portarlington. Cost $3. Enquiries 5259 1776. HEALTH – Barwon Health free self-management course 9.30am-midday at Newcomb Community Health Centre

Wednesday CRAFT – Painting, needlework, quilting, papermaking and other arts and crafts 1-3pm at Cloverdale Community Centre, Purnell Rd, Corio. Entry by gold coin. Enq. cloverdaleoffice @datafast.net.au. DANCE – Dancers club ballroom dance 7.3010.30pm at Leopold Public Hall. Cost $5 includes supper. Enquiries 5243 5306.

Thursday ENGLISH – Free English Language program at Waterfront Christian Church, 35 Corio St, Geelong. Enquiries 5229 5799. DANCE – Life Activities Club weekly tea dance 2.30-4.30pm at Belmont Pavilion, Barrabool Rd, Belmont. Cost $4. Enquiries 5251 3529. DANCE – Westcoast Seekers Club dance with Leigh Monogetti’s ban 8-11pm at Geelong RSL function room, Belmont. Enq. 5248 4903/5241 8001. DANCE – Ballroom dancing easy program 7.3010.30pm at Leopold Sportsman’s Club, Kensington Rd, Leopold. Cost $3. Enquiries 5250 4235.

Friday EXHIBITION – Exposed Visions student photography opening night at Brougham Gallery, level 1 Steampacket House, 10 Moorabool St, Geelong. Enquiries 5229 9984.

Monday PLAYGROUP – Cloverdale Community Playgroup meets 10am-midday. Also Thursdays. Gold coin entry. DANCE – Cuban salsa classes 7pm-10pm at Baptist Hall, 3 Aberdeen St, Newtown. Enquiries 0432 202 156.

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years.” The show has so far filmed 105 episodes at St Kilda’s Esplanade Hotel, with the travelling version adding a further 21 at venues from Darwin to Launceston. Nankervis said RocKwiz was a hands-on production. “Because the show is on SBS and has quite a small team we have a lot more control over what we do.” Nankervis said the spontaneous nature of RocKwiz had led to many “memorable” moments. “In Darwin someone in the audience lent on a switch, which we didn’t know about at the time, and a loud fire siren went off,” he laughed. “The band fled the stage but the audience was extremely relaxed and sat there for a very long time unconcerned by the fact the theatre could have blown up. They are very relaxed in Darwin.” “One of my most memorable shows, though, would be when Dan Sultan and Ella Hooper sung a Little Help From My Friends. It was a fabulous showbiz moment.” Complete with its own rock band, the AFI-award winning show features two musical celebrities and four contestants divided equally between two teams playing for only “the honour of winning”. Nankervis said the line-up of contestants to feature at Queenscliff was “top secret”, although big names such as Tim Rogers, John Paul Young and Angry Anderson had previously performed on the road show.

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5:00 Rage (PG) 6:30 Childrenʼs Programs 9:00 Insiders [s] 10:00 Inside Business (PG) 10:30 Offsiders [s] 11:00 Asia Pacific Focus [s] 11:30 Songs Of Praise [s] 12:00 Landline [s] 1:00 Gardening Australia [s] 1:30 Message Stick [s] 2:00 Travel Oz 2:30 Darwinʼs Brave New World: Origins 3:30 Life Is A Banquet: The Rosalind Russell Story [s] 4:30 Theatreland: Flushed With Success 5:00 A Poetʼs Guide to Britain: Sylvia Plath 5:30 Art Nation [s] 6:00 At The Movies [s] 6:30 Mother & Son: The Morning After [s] 7:00 ABC News [s] 7:30 Last Chance To See: Komodo Dragon [s] 8:30 ABC News Up-Date [s] 8:35 Agatha Christieʼs Poirot: Halloween Party (M v) [s] 10:15 Compass: In The End [s] 10:45 Between The Folds [s] – Investigates the ancient art of origami. 11:40 Order In The House [s] 12:40 Movie: “Saint Joan” (PG) (ʼ57) Stars: Jean Seberg. 6:00 Childrenʼs Programs 7:00 Weekend Sunrise 10:00 International Rules Series - Test 2: Ireland v Australia 12:00 The 2010 Melbourne Cup Carnival: Emirates Melbourne Cup Preview 1:00 The 2010 Melbourne Cup Carnival: VRC 150 Years Of Melbourne Cup 3:00 V8 Xtra [s] 3:30 Sunday Afternoon Movie: “Hocus Pocus” (PG v,h) (ʼ94) Stars: Bette Midler. 5:30 Coxyʼs Big Break 6:00 Seven News [s] 6:30 Sunday Night [s] 7:30 The X Factor: Performance Show (PG) 8:30 Bones: The Maggot In The Meathead (M) – Brennan and Booth head to the Jersey Shore when decomposed remains are discovered. 9:30 Castle: A Deadly Affair (M) [s] 10:30 Air Crash Investigations (PG) [s] 11:30 That ʻ70S Show: The First Time (PG) 12:00 Special: France: Soaring With The Senses - Part 1 & 2 (PG) 2:00 Home Shopping 3:00 NBC Meet The Press [s] 6:00 Childrenʼs Programs 7:00 Weekend Today [s] 10:00 Wide World Of Sports *Live* 11:00 Surfsport: Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro Brazil Highlights 12:00 Cybershack (PG) 12:30 On Display 1:00 Melbourne Marathon Highlights 2:00 F Troop 2:30 Wildfire (PG) 3:30 Survivor: Nicaragua (PG) 4:30 The Block (PG) 5:30 Postcards Australia 6:00 National Sunday News [s] 6:30 Four Nations Rugby League 2010: Australia v England *Live* – From the WACA. 8:30 Cricket: Twenty/20: Australia v Sri Lanka *Live* – From the WACA. 11:30 Late Movie: “The Rookie” (M v,l,s) (ʼ97) – Veteran cop, Nick Pulovski, is hell bent on finding his partnerʼs killer. Stars: Clint Eastwood, Charlie Sheen & Sonia Braga 1:45 Music Special: Slash (M l) 2:00 Skippy - The Bush Kangaroo 2:30 Guthy Renker Australia 3:30 Danoz [s] 4:00 Good Morning America [s] 5:00 Early Morning News 6:00 Religious Programs 7:00 Animalia 7:30 Totally Wild [s] 8:00 Meet The Press [s] 8:30 The Hit Rater.Com 9:00 The Benchwarmers Oz Made 10:00 Hits List TV (PG s,a,l) 12:00 Motorsport: Australasian Safari 2010 1:00 Escape With ET 2:00 Big Cat Diary 2:30 Desert Waters (PG) 3:30 Student Body (PG) 4:30 Places We Go 5:00 TEN News At Five [s] 5:30 Sports Tonight [s] 6:00 The Simpsons (PG) [s] 6:30 Modern Family: Fifteen Percent / Earthquake (PG) [s] 7:30 Junior MasterChef [s] 8:30 Offspring (M) [s] – Nina struggles with being “the other woman” in Chrisʼ life. 9:30 Medium: Means To An End (M) [s] 10:30 Cops: Back To Broward County / What A Sap (M v) 11:30 MotoGP: Round 17 - Portugal 1:15 Motorcycle Racing: 125cc Round 16 Portugal / Moto2 Rnd 16 - Portugal 3:30 Infomercials (PG) 4:00 Religious Programs (PG) 5:00 Weatherwatch & Music 7:00 Worldwatch 10:30 Football Asia 11:00 Football: Copa Sudamericana: Estudiantes v Newell Old Boys 12:00 UEFA Champions League Magazine 12:30 Speedweek 2:00 Alive and Kicking: Tamar Cats [s] 2:30 Brother No 2 (PG) 3:30 Chinas Great Wall (PG) 4:30 Living Black [s] 5:00 Cycling Central 6:00 Thalassa: Toy Boats 6:30 World News Australia [s] 7:30 A History of Scotland: Letʼs Pretend [s] 8:30 Dateline [s] –The My Lai massacre of 1968 helped to galvanise American public opinion against the Vietnam War. 9:30 Mad Men: The Mountain King (M a) [s] – Tonight, Don drops off the Sterling Cooper radar and visits the wife of the man whose identity he stole. Peggy makes a play for a real office and Peter loses his father-in-lawʼs account. 10:30 Drama Movie: “Family Hero” (M l,n) (ʼ06) (In French) 12:20 The Wehrmacht: Resistance (M v) 1:20 Weatherwatch Overnight

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4:30 Shortland Street (PG) 5:00 Something In The Air [s] 5:30 Gardening Australia [s] 6:00 Childrenʼs Programs 11:00 Penguin Island [s] 11:30 The New Inventors [s] 12:00 Midday Report [s] 12:30 Enough Rope With Andrew Denton 1:30 Lilies (PG) 2:30 Spicks & Specks (PG) [s] 3:00 Childrenʼs Programs 6:00 Meerkat Manor [s] 6:30 Can We Help? [s] 7:00 ABC News [s] 7:30 Stateline [s] – The best analysis of the issues that affect you locally. 8:00 Collectors [s] 8:30 Luther (M v) – A young mother has been abducted. 9:25 Five Daughters (M v) – As police discover the fourth and fifth body, they get DNA evidence for the first time. Brian Tobin makes an impassioned plea for help for the girls to beat their addiction. 10:20 Lateline [s] 11:05 The Gruen Transfer: Cereal (PG) [s] 11:35 rage (M) 5:30 Seven Early News 6:00 Sunrise [s] 9:00 The Morning Show (PG) [s] 11:30 Seven Morning News [s] 12:00 The Midday Movie: “Lucky Break” (M l,a) (ʼ01) Stars: James Nesbitt 2:30 My Wife & Kids (PG) [s] 3:00 Medical Emergency (PG) [s] 3:30 Toybox [s] 4:00 Spit It Out [s] 4:30 Seven News at 4:30 [s] 5:00 M*A*S*H 5:30 Deal Or No Deal [s] 6:00 Seven News [s] 6:30 Today Tonight [s] 7:00 Home And Away (PG) [s] 7:30 Better Homes And Gardens: Smart Living Special [s] – All the latest high-tech home innovations. 8:30 The Friday Night Movie: “The Bank Job” (M v,s,l) – A group of bank robbers plan to steal millions of dollars in cash and jewellery held in safe deposit boxes. Stars: Jason Statham. 10:55 Late Movie: “Deep Impact” (M l,a) Stars: Robert Duvall & Tea Leoni 1:25 Special: Cannibal Crusade 2:30 Room For Improvement [s] 3:00 Home Shopping 4:00 NBC Today [s] 5:30 Today *Live* [s] 9:00 Kerri-Anne *Live* (PG) [s] 11:00 Nine Morning News 12:00 The Ellen Degeneres Show (PG) 1:00 The View (PG) [s] 2:00 Days Of Our Lives (PG) [s] 3:00 Entertainment Tonight [s] 3:30 Hi-5 4:00 Pyramid [s] 4:30 Afternoon News [s] 5:00 Antiques Roadshow 5:30 Hot Seat [s] 6:00 Nine News [s] 6:30 A Current Affair [s] 7:00 Two And A Half Men (PG s) [s] 7:30 RBT (PG) 8:00 Motorway Patrol (PG) 8:30 Friday Movie: “Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban” (PG sn,v) (ʼ04) – Harry, Ron and Hermoine, now teenagers, return for their third year at Hogwarts. Stars: Daniel Radcliffe and Gary Oldman. 11:30 Friday Night Movie: “Every Which Way But Loose” (M v,l,s) (ʼ98) Stars: Clint Eastwood. 1:45 The Baron (PG) 2:45 Skippy - The Bush Kangaroo 3:15 Entertainment Tonight [s] 4:00 Guthy Renker Australia 4:30 Good Morning America [s] 6:00 TEN Early News [s] 7:00 Toasted TV 8:00 Totally Wild [s] 8:30 Puzzle Play [s] 9:00 TEN News [s] 10:00 The Circle (PG) [s] 12:00 Dr Phil: When Do You Commit Your Kid? (PG) [s] 1:00 The Oprah Winfrey Show: Oprah Fridays Live: Moʼnique, Anderson Cooper, Karaoke Results (PG) [s] 2:00 Ready Steady Cook [s] 3:00 Judge Judy (PG) [s] 3:30 Infomercial (PG) 4:00 Hueyʼs Cooking Adventures [s] 4:30 The Bold & The Beautiful [s] 5:00 TEN News At Five [s] 6:00 The Simpsons [s] 6:30 Neighbours [s] 7:00 The 7pm Project (PG) [s] 7:30 Junior Masterchef (PG) [s] 8:30 NCIS: Iceman (M) [s] 9:30 Law & Order: SVU: Snatched (M v) 10:30 Go Girls: No Going Back (July) (M s) 11:30 TEN Late News [s] 12:00 Sports Tonight [s] 12:30 The Late Show (PG) 1:30 Infomercials (PG) 5:05 Worldwatch 1:00 The Food Lovers Guide to Australia 1:30 Insight [s] 2:30 Taxi School 3:00 Living Black [s] 3:30 Letters and Numbers [s] 4:00 The Journal [s] 4:30 PBS Newshour 5:30 Global Village: Tsodilo, Botswana 6:00 Letters and Numbers [s] 6:30 World News Australia [s] 7:30 James Mayʼs Toy Stories: Meccano (PG) [s] – Tonight, James and his family of helpers build a life-size bridge made entirely of Meccano - a world first. 8:30 As It Happened: The Lancaster at War (PG) [s] – Tells the incredible story of one of the finest bombers of WWll. 9:30 World News Australia [s] 10:00 Thinking XXX (MA15+ a,n,s) – Acclaimed portrait photographer Timothy GreenfieldSanders presents a behind-the-scenes look at the making of his book of adult film star portraits. 10:55 Drama Movie: “Ninaʼs Tragedies” (MA15+l) (ʼ03) (In Hebrew / Russian) 12:50 Drama Movie: “What a Wonderful Place” (MA15+ a,l) (ʼ05) (In Hebrew) 2:40 Weatherwatch & Music


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BY ERIN PEARSON WEARING facial hair is a bit like owning a pet dog, according to The Beards’ Nathaniel Beard. Any man with a beard must “take it for a walk like a dog to get the wind rushing through its hair”, he explained. Beard spoke to the Independent as his four-piece concept band continued travelling the world encouraging men to grow “serious” facial hair. The band had stood idle too long watching Movember participants simply grow moustaches, he said. “We formed The Beards to represent the bearded man, who often finds himself oppressed and that it’s harder to find work or a partner when simply doing what comes naturally. “Beards are natural and good and shouldn’t be associated with poor hygiene or criminal behaviour.” Nathaniel said the band wanted to shatter beard “preconceptions”. “We often see men at our shows chastising people with smaller beards but we say it’s not about the size of your beard, it’s that you have one in the first place that matters. “We must stand together in unity. The band asks that bearded people set a good example in the way they live their lives and look at helping ladies across the street and giving their time for the greater good.”

Beard said the band formed for a once-off performance in home town Adelaide to raise funds for Movember. The Beards had since travelled across Australia to the UK and America. “Over the past five years we’ve been spreading our message as far as we possibly can,” Beard said. The band’s achievements include performing at Alaska’s World Beard and Moustache Championships, recording two studio albums, releasing a DVD and earning national airplay with If Your Dad Doesn’t Have a Beard You’ve Got Two Mums. Beard said the Alaskan championships was a highlight. “It was great walking down the street because when you saw other bearded men you’d just nod at each other - it was like being in beard utopia. “It was the world we all dream of. We don’t just have beards, we live beards.” He explained the range of Beard styles including Ned Kelly, Musketeer, Alaskan Whaler and Mutton Chops “At the moment I have a full bush ranger-style beard and on either side there are two plats,” he said. “It’s Viking meets bush ranger.” The Beards play at Geelong’s National Hotel on November 6.

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BY ANDREW MATHIESON A NEW charity program to teach kids appreciation for toys made to last will launch this weekend in conjunction with an annual Geelong exhibition of wood-turning skills. Barwon Valley Woodwrights’s Toys for Tots program will make plastic off-limits for participating children. Instead, the group will use woodcrafting, burning, carving to interest young minds. Toys for Tots organiser Graeme Lorimer said Barwon Valley Woodwrights members would oversee the program. “It will be a bit of a have-a-gokids, build-your-own-toys (session) and we’ll give you a hand if you like,” Mr Lorimer said. “We’ll have little bags of nails and make sure people can help them get things hammered together. “In some cases, for kinder kids it might just be a case of dobbing glue on a bit of wheels.” Mr Lorimer said the old-fashioned craft of toy making had “taken off like a rocket” in many local men’s sheds. “We’re just giving it a pilot run this year but in the future we hope they can have a painting section where they can texture it.” Mr Lorimer said a previously Barwon Valley Woodwrights pro-

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Timber tops: Barwon Valley Woodwright’s Neville Condi and Graeme Lorimer with examples of the items children will work on as part of the Toys for Tots program. Picture: Tommy Ritchie 55363 gram of building spinning tops had raised hundreds of dollars for Geelong’s United Way charity programs. The Woodrights’ 20th annual

exhibition will be at Geelong’s State Government offices, on the corner of Fenwick and Lt Malop Streets, from 10am to 4pm Saturday and Sunday.

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THE HODGSON family is happy to introduce Geelong to their new venture, Bella’s Italian Family Restaurant at Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre. Next to Reading’s Cinemas, Bella’s is a refreshing change for an old favourite. Astrid and Jeff Hodgson have owned and operated the restaurant for over nine years, until recently as La Porchetta Waurn Ponds. “After nine years of trading as a La Porchetta franchise we felt we needed a change,” Astrid says. “We feel that we know the people of Geelong and what they want in a restaurant. We’re locals and we want to keep things local. “We can now use local suppliers and support local businesses and the local community better.

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extensive choice of gourmet pizza sand old favourites. A popular Italian beer is now available on tap, along with a new and extensive wine and beer selection. Fully-licensed, Bella’s offers a wide choice of Italian and international meals at reasonable rates as well as a special children’s menu. Astrid and Jeff invite diners to visit Bella’s to enjoy the new menu, relax over a cup of coffee or try the restaurant’s new and exciting gelati range. Bella’s Italian Family Restaurant is open from 11:30am for lunch daily as well as for dinner and takeaways. Phone Bella’s on 5241 1993 or 1300 123454.

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Ponds centre set to turn 25 aurn Ponds Shopping Centre will host a weekend of free family fun to celebrate its 25th birthday in November. The celebrations start 6pm on Friday, November 5, with live music, free fairy floss and a Scalextrics electric car roundrobin competition courtesy of Mind Games Waurn Ponds and Scalextrics. On Saturday Sunday, November 6 and 7, Bugs Bunny will make special appearances from 11am. Sandwizard will keep children busy creating magical sand art while from midday free face painting will be available near the fresh food sizzle and sample kitchen close to Woolworths. With so much free family fun, live music and red-hot retailer specials galore, Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre truly has something for everyone. More information and red-hot retailer offers are available at w w w. w a u r n p o n d s s c . c o m . a u where shoppers can also sign up as members to receive free Reading Cinemas movie tickets valued at $16 each. Terms and conditions apply to the offer, which is valid for the first 500 people who sign up. The offer is valid until November 7 or while stocks last. More information is available on

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Breezy shopping and family entertainment are a feature at the Waurn Ponds centre, set to celebrate its quarter century. the website. Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre is open seven days a week, with late-night shopping on Thursdays and Fridays. With free three-hour parking and over 80 specialty stores conveniently located on one level, including Target and Reading Cinemas, Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre has weekend family fun covered. The centre also has fresh food galore, with Woolworths and Coles supermarkets plus a range of specialty stores including seafood, poultry, a butcher and bakeries ready to tantalise tastebuds.

Shoppers can treat the family to a tasty snack at Brewsters Cafe, Donut King, Muffin Break, Gloria Jeans Coffees, Hi-Sushi or the Noodle Man. Alternatively, families can grab a bite to eat at Nandos, Panache Cafe, Bella’s Italian Family Restaurant or Town and Country Pizza and Pasta. Families will be spoiled for choice at Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre this November. Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre is at 173-199 Pioneer Road, Waurn Ponds, phone 5244 2580, email info@waurnpondssc .com.au or visit www.waurnpondssc.com.au.

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Wheels on show Herb Voigt surprised everyone when he brought his 1958 Mercedes tray truck and trailer to the 2008 Torquay Motor show – Page 54

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95 MITSUBISHI LANCER AUTO HATCHBACK

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SPK-659. In very nice condition for model. Has A/C, P/S, good Reg and RWC. Great car to drive. Driveaway price $2,600.

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97 HYUNDAI EXCEL 3 DOOR HATCHBACK

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RRH-633. A nice, genuine, well maintained sports car with P/S, A/C, Long Reg, RWC. Excellent car to drive. $3,990.

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Rear Ladder, Bimini Top, Full Walk Through Windscreen, AM/FM Radio, Full Registration, Licensed To Carry 8 People, 3.0 Litre Mercruiser Inboard Motor, Brand New H Beam Alloy Continental Trailer, Length 5.8 Metres MZ614

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5 Speed Manual, 1.8 Ltr 4 Cylinder, A/C, P/S, Excellent Auto, Climate Controlled A/C, P/S, Cruise, ABS, T/ Auto, A/C, P/S, ABS, Cruise, 4 Cylinder, Service Books. 12 Control, P/Windows, Alloys, Leather Trim. TVC-708 13 XSU-515 14 4 Cylinder, Auto, A/C, P/S, ABS. QYC-546

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$14,591.90

$15,631.90

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$43.36pw

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Auto, A/C, P/S, P/Windows, Alloys, Cruise, 8 Airbags, Auto, A/C, P/S, Dual Airbags, ABS, Cruise, Alloys, 2.0 Ltr 4 Cylinder Economy, Great Value. TKK-978 21 Electric Soft Top. PLM-960

088 PEUGEOT 307 HDI WAGON

$48.35pw

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Column Auto, Bench Seat, A/C, P/S, Alloys, Alloy Tray, 22 Tow Bar, and Only 132,000 Kms. TBF-553

2007 VW JETTA TURBO DIESEL

$51.69pw

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23 Leather, Service History. QOA-135

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07 PEUGEOT 407 HDI TOURING WAGON AGON

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$16,671.90 DRIVEAWAY

$60.02pw

$20,831.90 DRIVEAWAY

5 Speed Manual, A/C, P/S, P/Windows, ABS, Alloys, 26 6 Speed Auto. UUD-883 Excellent Service History. WDH-955

$70.03pw

$21,871.90

$73.36pw

DRIVEAWAY

$35,391.90

$117.13pw

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1 Owner, 58,000Kms, Auto, A/C, P/S, Tonneau Cover, Twin Turbo Diesel, Auto, Climate Control, Leather Trim, 27 Rear Sports Bars, Tint, New Car Warranty. UZT-615 28 Alloys, ABS, 74,000 Kms, Full Books. S/N: 743 29

94 Audi 80, Auto. WHH-263................................................ $2,999 00 Daewoo Lanos. QAM-377 ............................................. $2,999 95 Jeep Cherpkee Sport. WSI-607 ..................................... $2,999 99 Grand Cherokee. PUL-529 ............................................ $3,999

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WAGONS 2002 TOYOTA RAV4 EDGE WAGON, 5 Speed, A/C, P/S, Local, 5DR. UMZ-274 2002 VX COMMODORE EQUIPE WAGON, Auto, A/C, P/S. RPW-665 199 9999 DAEW D AEWOO AEW OO NUB NUBIRA IRA X WAG WAGON, ON, 5 Spee S peed, pee d, A/C A/C,, P/S, P/S, Lo Local cal.. PPQP cal QP 940 QP 1999 DAEWOO Speed, Local. PQP-940

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COMMODORE, Lumina VZ, 2006, sedan, immaculate, 15,000kms, tinted windows, leather interior, mag wheels/tyres, sports suspension, log books, fog-lights, rear sensors, RWC, reg 01/11, TVF-374. $21,900 negotiable. 5248-1378. Whittington.

FORD, BA, lite, 2004, auto, 185,000km, canopy, roof racks, towbar, EC, WER-709, $10,500 ono. 0407 011 678. Geelong.

DAEWOO, Lanos, 2001, EC, manual, AC, PS, 114,000kms, silver, QYP642, $2,800. 0405 547 280. Corio.

FORD, BA, Falcon, XT, 2003, sedan, traction control, cruise control, power adjustable pedals, side air bags, auto, 89,000km, EC, SQU-706, $16,500. 0407 274 400. Grovedale. FORD, Courier, 2002, twin cab, ute, auto, PS, AC, cruise, tint, dual fuel, reg 8/11, white, towbar, UFC011, $10,000 ono. 0447 745 739. St Albans Park.

FORD, Explorer, 4x4, wagon, V6,1999, sale for spare parts, engine and transmission, tyres, doors, sunroof are in GC, ZU34E4WZB24002, $800. 0404 354 747. Corio. FORD, Falcon, BA-XT, 2003, sedan, dedicated gas, cruise control, auto, service history, RWC, 110,000 kms. SBO-116. $19,750. 0400 091 854.

DAEWOO, Nubira, SX wagon, 1999, white, auto, AC, PS, alloys, window tint, reg 07/11, RWC, TQU-806. $5,600. 0450 794 291. South Geelong.

FORD Festiva, 2000, white, 5 speed manual, AC, 138,000kms, RWC, TBK-790. $4,200. 0403 863 543. Corio. FORD, 1993, sedan, not registered, Vin no PAARS6SWPU71186, as is $800 ono. 0409 430 029. Bell Post Hill.

HOLDEN, VR, Calais, auto, V6, 270,000km, service history, $ spent, reliable, RWC, OFS-348, $6,500. 0421 841 784 Bell Park. HONDA, 1996, Civic, auto, 3 door, hatch, 117,000km, full service history, 12 months reg, VGC, XYZ-277, $6,500. 5258-1928. Queenscliff.

HOLDEN, Astra City, 2000, 165,000kms, AC, PS, CD, auto sedan. 10 months rego., blue, UNC309. $9,000 ono. GC. Sarah 0427 831 375.

MAZDA, MX5, roadster, rare, 1991, with soft and hard tops, red, manual, EC, with CD, spoiler, SGB312, $9,990. 0433 086 640. Manifold Heights.

MAZDA, Tribute 4WD, 2004, 105,000kms, 6 x airbags, AC, CD, PS, CC, tinted windows, rear cargo barrier and more, RWC, lady owner, EC, long reg. TBN-265. $13,990. 0403 557 337. Newtown.

HONDA, CRV, 1999, manual, RWC, 140,000 kms, QQT-056. $8,999. 0457 094 077. Newtown. HONDA, Jazz, VTi, 2005, hatch, 27,000kms, lady driver, VGC, auto, PS, power windows, steering, CC, tinted windows, THL460. $15,000. 5243-7863. Highton. HYUNDAI, 1996, Lantra, Sportswagon, auto, AC, low kms, ABS, new tyres, RWC, XWL-265, $4,400. 0450 632 262. Norlane.

FORD, Focus, auto, 2004, 5 door hatch, serviced, RWC, reg.12 months, 50,000kms. TGB-824. $17,500 ono. 5275-5839. FALCON, XE, 1984, mech, tyres, VGC, body needs some rust repair for RWC, 6 cylinder, CD, 4 speed, reg 11/10, UTL669, $1,000 ono. 0401 909 230, Hamlyn Heights.

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HOLDEN, Jackaroo, 1982. PVR-305. As is $800 ono. 0448 907 623.

FORD, EL, 1998 sedan, auto, mags, RWC, 11mths reg, OUT-743. $4,500. 0433 446 688. Leopold. COMMODORE, Acclaim, VY, 2003, tinted windows, 17’’ alloys, PS, AC, cruise control, ABS, 143,000km, reg 05/11, RWC, SEA979, $10,500. 0402 924 654 or 5278-8652. Geelong West.

HOLDEN, HSV, Clubsport, VT, series 2, 5.7lt, white, auto, X-Force exhaust, 190,000kms, VGC. WTO632. $15,000 ono. 0459 111 244. Marshall.

MAGNA, Verada, 1993, auto, AC, CC, alloys, electric, sports kit, needs new motor, FIY-213. $1,800. 0430 078 170. MAZDA, 121, Metro shades,1999, RWC, 12 months reg, 130,000kms, SNP-394. $4,990. 0423 952 696. Highton.

HOLDEN, Astra City, 2000, 131,918kms, AC, CD, PS, 5 speed manual, black, reg 01/11,QAD-022. $7,800. 0438 050 282. Highton.

MAZDA, 1993, 626, auto, cruise, electric windows, AC, central locking, VGC, RWC, PJD-370, $3,250. 5275-0752. Corio.

HOLDEN, Barina, 2002, 5 doors, auto, hatch, 63,000km, one owner, VGC, RYG-809, $7,900 ono. 0431 530 211. Herne Hill.

MAZDA, Metro, 121, hatchback, 1997 model, manual, 1 owner, RWC, 118,000km, GC, OGZ938, $5,000 ono. 52821038. Lara.

MERCEDES BENZ, 1981, 280 SE, classic, immaculate condition inside and out, eng. 11098722025323. $11,500. Phone 0402 104 710. Geelong.

MERCEDES, Vito, 2000, 113 manual, 5 door, EC, long reg, 150,000km, UGX-521, $14,000. 0427 710 417. Ocean Grove.

MERCEDES, A160, Elegance, auto, AC, leather, 9 months reg, 166,000kms, RWC, SHD641, $10,500. 0417 216 997. Norlane.

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TOYOTA, Camry, ALtise, 2005, 2.4lt, auto, low kms, sedan, full service history, RWC, many extras, TJJ130. $23,600ono. 0419 612 583. TOYOTA, Camry Altise, 2004, 93,000kms, 2.4litre, FSH, RWC, 12mths reg, XYL-459. $11,000ono. 0437 120 013. Bell Post Hill.

MITSUBISHI, Lancer, GLI, 2002, 1.8L, auto, silver, AC, PS, body kit, alloys, 118,000kms, 11 months reg, VGC, RWC, STM-967. $9,000 ono. 0403 163 849, 5248-2337. St Albans Park.

TOYOTA, Corolla, CSI, 1998, AC, manual, 180,000kms, reg 12/09, WSN-525. $5,900 with RWC, $5,490 without. 0422 446 784.

MITSUBISHI, Lancer, 2002, 1.5H, manual, 2 door, 5 seat, silver, coupe, 1 owner, 112,500kg, 16 inch alloy wheels, RWC, RXO-230, $6,899. 52436831. Belmont.

TOYOTA, Echo, 1999, 3 door, 5 speed, manual, silver, rego Dec 2010, RWC, AC, alarm, remote central locking, alloy wheels, RHN-154, $5,000. 0413 525 851 Grovedale.

NISSAN, 300 ZX, local delivery, targa top, 5 speed manual, EC, OA007. $12,500. 0409 532 375. Bell Park.

NISSAN, Patrol, Ti, 1992, manual, U.L.P., fuel injected, leather, 7 seater, 196,000kms, reg 6/11, AC, towbar, electronic brake control, EC, service history, garaged, EUU269, $12,000. Clifton Springs. 0429 940 196. NISSAN, Pulsar, 1990, auto, EC throughout, great body, interior and tyres, engine only needs small amount of work, unregistered,18LE25061556, terrific project. Only $495. 0419 895 562. Ocean Grove.

TOYOTA, Seca, auto, 1999, keyless entry, security, tinted windows, extras, 93,000km, EC, RWC, PMX-483, $6,999. 0408 599 673. Newcomb. TOYOTA, Yaris, 2007 series, auto, 1.3L, 5 door, 15,400kms, EC. $17,200neg. UJO-829. 0401 737 591.

SAAB 1987, 900 GLE, 4 door hatch, manual, sunroof, PS, AC, GC, reliable. TZC-170. $2,200. 0434 929 435.

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SUBARU, Liberty, 2004, Luxury model, wagon, full electrics, AC, leather interior, 140,000kms, tinted windows, SRD-373. $20,900. 0411 720 092.

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SUBARU, Outback, 2007, MYO8, 1,6000kms, manual, AC, electric sunroof, WGF-711. $39,425. 0438 221 021.

SUBARU, Outback, 2007, 2.5lt, leather seats, electronic driver seat, one owner with full service history, 37,000kms, reg until 04/11 USD-952. $27,600. 0409 131 431. Belmont.

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AUTO PARTS/ ACCESSORIES GENUINE FORD, BF, BA, XR car bra, and mirror covers, EC. $250 ono. 0404 178 948.

PROTON, Jumbuck, GLSi, 2003, 152,000km, EC, tinted windows, electric windows, electric mirrors, AC, CD player, many extras, RWC, reg 11/10, WUX-680, $6,400 neg. 0438 305 633 Barwon Heads.

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TYRES, Dunlop, AT20, grand trek, 255/70 x 16, removed from new car, $950. 5229-5464. Geelong. WHEEL RIMS, ROH Monsoon, 4 x 16”x8”, 6 stud, suit Landcruiser/Patrol, GC. $350. 0419 893 578. Lara.

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TARAGO, 1995, reg 03/11, 350,000kms, excellent mechanical condition, RWC, NEP-926, $5,999. 0407 721 474 Hamlyn Heights.

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KING FISHER, 4.65m, 90V4, Evenrude, all 1995, all gear, low hours, EC, $14,000. 0408 017 080. Whittington. MERCURY, 8HP outboard motor, as new, including mounting bracket and bolts. $1,400. 0417 010 364. Drysdale. PRIDE PATHFINDER, 4.6m, fibreglass, half cabin cruiser, Johnson 50HP reconditioned outboard motor, BU-716, 1900 Noble trailer. $4,000. 0417 010 364. Drysdale.

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ANY TYPE OF CONCRETING PHONE BRAD: 0412 623 683 | 5298 1366 bkgconcreting@hotmail.com | fax: 5298 1366

NEW CARPET SUPPLIED FROM $11 SQ MT 254607

NO JOB TOO SMALL Kim Brasier 5254-2857 Mobile 0418 376 820

Ph: 0417 005 081

DECKS/ PERGOLAS

CONCRETERS

Brett 0410 062 144

CLIFTONDALE CONCRETING ALL TYPES

0418 525 970

the best COSTS LESS than you think Tired of your outdated bathroom?

CALL y US NOW! l n o B a t h r o o m s 0401 517 954

GARY’S ANYTIME CARPET STEAM CLEAN 3 rooms $70, 4 rooms $80

• Pensioner discounts • Fast Drying • Includes Deodorising

7 days a week anywhere

0468 600 249

Rec. Lic. No. 11788

C824968-SH30-10

C753870-SJ1-10 C684987-BG2-9

☎ Carlo 0417 145 126

G D

Darren: 0405 018 802

Di Pasquale Concreting ✔ All types of paving ✔ House Slabs and commercial work

0423 427 764

0417 301476 / 5250 5200

Call us for a Free No Obligation Quote

FREE QUOTES

FOR ALL YOUR CONCRETING NEEDS

CALL TONY

GEELONG & THE BELLARINE PENINSULA

CEILING INSULATION - ELECTRICAL SAFETY INSPECTIONS

G Dconcretingconcepts • Driveways • Crossovers • Slabs • Extensions • Exposed Aggregate

AAC B Electrical CMM BElectrical SERVICING

• Electrical Installation • Commercial • Domestic • Industrial

✓ No Call Out Fee (Bus. hrs) ✓ Most jobs within 48 hours ✓ Small Jobs Welcomed ✓ Locally Owned and Operated

C854046-JF41-10

Free quotes 0449 181 975

C782916-SJ16-10

Carpets, Curtains, Lounge Suites Free deodorising. Quick dry method.

Quality Work Guaranteed

C827894-JL31-10

685014-JM2-9

BATHROOMS & KITCHENS

Carlocal

• All types • Domestic and Commercial • Prompt Service • Free quotes

Andy’s Carpet Steam Clean

Steve 0408 365 216

C851434-KS40-10

CONCRETING

CARPET CLEANING

All Domestic & Commercial Work All Work Guaranteed 24Hr Emergency Service Pensioner Discounts

C797471-JM22-10

C684914-JM2-9

APPROVED REMOVALISTS

Phone Dominic 0418 315 889

C749601-JL50-9

Scotty German 0400 211 961

C792761-JL20-10

For friendly service call

CONCRETE GRINDING AND POLISHING • Glue Removal • Floor Prep and Levelling • Flake Flooring • Concrete Sealing

ADI Electrical Services

Prompt Service No Job Too Small

LEVIGRIND

ASBESTOS REMOVALS AND CONSULTANTS

ELECTRICIANS

LESS FOR CASH John

Restorations, Repair timberwork ready for paint, Timber window rebuilds, Decks, Pergolas, All concrete works, General carpentry, Bathrooms, Insurance job specialists.

C684934-JM2-9

ALL TYPES OF CONCRETING COMPETITIVE PRICES NO JOB TOO SMALL FREE QUOTES

CARPENTERS

ASBESTOS REMOVAL

C688809-JL5-9

C753874-SJ1-10

C755441-JL2-10

Nick 0403 496 007, Joe 0402 015 506

• Exposed Aggregate • Faux Brick • Slate • Reseal old driveways • A variety of colours

Nth Geelong 5277 2466, Leopold 5250 5858

ac A s b e s t o s C l e a r A w a y a Specialist in all types of Domestic and ac Commercial Asbestos removal a FREE QUOTES ac 5282 5099 / 0419 886 018 a

Prompt Service. No job too small

C717334-SJ27-9

C753835-KS01-10

C753824-KS01-10

Bricklaying - Paving Maintenance & Repairs 5253 2490 Tony 0417 350 435

Ph: Steve 5256 1887, 0438 561 887

Specialising in exposed aggregate and colour concrete.

C849099-JL39-10

Masonry & Green

DECK RESTORATION • CUSTOM DESIGNED • QUALITY MATERIALS All work guaranteed - For professional & friendly service

C755530-SJ2-10

C722787-SJ32-9

C721851-JL31-9

DECKS & PERGOLAS

• Garage Floors • Extensions • House Slabs

5229 7989 0400 559 677

Qualified Technicians, All Areas, 7 Days

Ph KPS on 5221 1030

0418 338 720

N& J Concreting • Driveways • Crossovers • Paths

Builder/Carpenter 30 years’ experience

We guarantee the best reception in town

For all types of asbestos products Type A & B. Prompt Service FREE QUOTES

Using Lysaght Colorbond Structural Beams or Timber Framework • Garages • Carports • Pergolas • Decking Ph/Fax 5255 5535

0457 298 787

Rec 17513

C727889-KS36-9

BUILDERS

BRICKLAYERS

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Outdoor living and Entertainment Areas

CONCRETE SERVICES

Michael Kragh

Antenna Works

Gimme Shelter

0408 106 033 0

Same Day Response Local Technicians Phone & Data Points Home Theatre Installations FREE on-site Signal Test and Quote

Same Day Service Free onsite signal test and quote

Call Heather

For obligation free measure & quote CALL 1800 676 448

C782217-JL16-10

830554-RMB32-10

C777654-JL14-10

• 2 tonne back hoe & tipper • Grass Slashing • Site/Rubbish Removal • Cheap Rates

CRYSTAL CLEAR TV RECEPTION!

 131 546 www.jimsantennas.com.au

For a job well done. Est 1995 Domestic, Commercial Rental and Vacate Cleans available Good rates, reliable service Free Quotes available

MI I EXCAVA MINI MIN EXCAVATIONS

C779106-JL15-10

•FREE QUOTES & ADVICE •EXTRA POINTS •TV TUNING •AMPLIFIERS (BOOSTERS) •DIGITAL ANTENNAS •DIGITAL SET TOP BOXES

Just Brilliant Cleaning

C754841-JL2-10

C859304-SH43-10

CARPORTS - VERANDAHS PERGOLAS - DECKS - PVC BLINDS * TIMBER * STEEL * COLORBOND

RUTHERFORD

Rob 0439 785 703

We custom build to your budget

& ns Plarmits Pe

BOBCAT/EARTHMOVING

>Digital Reception >Free Quotes - Servicing all Areas > All work guaranteed >Satellite Installation >Wi fi Networks > Difficult Reception Areas >Home Theatre Systems >Telescopic Masting 20-50ft

Friendly Service

C83328 C833280-JL33-10

C497713-JF38-10

C849099-JL39-10

ANTENNAS

• Sheds • Exposed Aggregate • Colour • Garages • Driveways • Paths • Crossovers • Quality Workmanship

CLEANING SERVICES

Brett 0410 062 144

1300 858 178

PHILLIPSC O N C R E T E c o n s t r u c t i o n s p t y l t d Domestic & Commercial Geelong Owned/Operated

ALL TYPES OF CONCRETING COMPETITIVE PRICES NO JOB TOO SMALL FREE QUOTES

Turn your advertising into $$$ when you place your trade advertisement in the Geelong Trades Directory.

C684939-BG2-9

Coloured • Plain • Exposed • Patterned • Spray On • Factories • Sheds

CARPET LAYER

CONCRETERS

Brett says the business uses the highest quality products to produce professional finish and all jobs are guranteed.

Want a FREE quote?

BKG CONCRETING

731

Carpet Cleaning Flood Restoration

Geelong City Concreting is based in Grovedale and Leopold but services all areas of the Geelong region including the Surf Coast and Bellarine Peninsula.

 Amplifiers  Home Theatre Installations  Supply & Install Set top boxes  Television & Phone Outlets  Satellite Television  TV, VCR, DVD Tuning

Repairs

Expert laying of new and used carpet, restretching and repairs

Brett says the business specialises in coloured concrete, exposed aggregate, paving, cross-overs, extensions and shed flooring.

JIMA103

Small Jobs

✓ Install, service and repair ✓ Clean, courteous & professional ✓ Licensed and insured, REC 20221 ✓ 24hr Emergency Service

1300 673 532

Geelong, Surfcoast, Bellarine Peninsula, Northern Suburbs

GROVE ELECTRICAL All types of electrical work. No job too small. Free Quotes. Pensioner Discounts.

0404 022 952 Rec No. 16943

The Independent, Friday October 29, 2010

C753879-MD1-10

Brett has 10 years of concreting experience and prides himself on offering quality workmanship at affordable and competitive prices.

    

House Lots

Phone Brett on 0410 062 144 or see Geelong City Concreting's advertisment in the Independent's Trade Directory under 'Concrete Services'.

No job is too big or small for the tradesman at Geelong City Concreting.

CONCRETE SERVICES C851530-JL41-10

CARPETS/CARPET LAYING C844059-KS37-10

TRADES BUSINESS PROFILE

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DEADLINE: 2PM MONDAY PHONE: 1300 666 808

startrades.com.au • Rubbish Removal • General Garden Care LOCALLY OWNED • Prompt Reliable Service Phone Tom Ph T 0400 933 535 5253 2889

• Specialising in Bathroom Renovations • General Carpentry / Pergolas Decks / Verandahs • Painting/ Plaster Repairs/ Tiling • Landscaping & Irrigation Systems

0424 386 398

Call Steve 0404 452 409

Gardening, Rubbish removal, Gutters cleared, landscaping, Expert pruning, Mulching, Ride-on mowing

131229 C684982-BG2-9

MORE than just mowing!

www.jimsmowing.net

131 546

C824135-JL30-10

Mob: 0417 314 987

COMMERCIAL/ INDUSTRIAL/DOMESTIC

Ph: 5229 2517

Home, Office, Business, Light Engineering Fabrication Telephone Brain Stap

“For excellence in quality and professional service” C753895-MD1-10

Floor Sanding & Polishing

Acute Floors

C703876-KK16-9

• FLOOR SANDING • POLISHING NEW AND OLD FLOORS • PARQUETRY • TIMBER DECKING • DUSTLESS TECHNOLOGY • SUPPLY & LAY

Dustless Machines New & Old Floors Free Quotes Quality Guaranteed

5278 0408 662 687 147 100 5265 4811 1104,/ 0438 58

Any job around the home, quality work. Prompt service. Competitive pricing Tom 0466 614 812

The Independent, Friday October 29, 2010.

• Carpentry • Kitchens • Tiling

• Painting • Bathroom Renovations • Pergolas

• Gutters Cleared • Rubbish Removed

0419 894 442

or 5241 4889 AH

Greg Meehan

Good Old Fashion Home Maintenance Carpentry, tiling, painting and more. Affordable Prices.

Ph John 0408 194 926 / 5251 1448

KEVIN MURRAY’S LANDSCAPING & PAVING

☎ Scott

0418 138 141

C812153-JL26-10 C684910-JM2-9

Paving Brick Laying Stone Work Mini Bobcat DIY Assistants Over 20 Years Experience

PAVING & LANDSCAPING JOBS 26 years exp. PHONE FOR A FREE QUOTE

0417 263 624 OR 5244 1558

ROBBO’S

PLASTERING, CARPENTRY & HANDYMAN

No job too small! Suspended ceilings, office fit outs. Doors and windows fixed. Ph: 5255 2751

Mob: 0417 512 252

D B Plastering

• Extensions • Renovations • Patch Ups

• No Job Too Small • Pensioner Discounts

Phone Dave 0415 507 113 AH: 5243 5810

Janleigh Landscapes

GKM HOME MAINTENANCE

TRENNED PTY LTD TRADING AS

Allan: 0401 989 120 Kev: 0413 159 435

0407 811 496 Email: surf_turf@live.com.au

C685022-SJ2-9

All Areas

C684949-JM2-9

131 546 www.jims.net

HANDYMAN

SURF & TURF LANDSCAPING pty. ltd.

• Garden Design & Maintenance • Retaining Walls & Decking • Extensive Plant Knowledge • Irrigations Systems • Drought Tolerant Gardens • Expert Advice - Free Quotes • Lawns and Synthetic Turf

C850599-JL40-10

0419 273 527 AH 5267 2008

FLOOR SERVICES

Specialising in:

RAY WILLIAMS - CARPENTER All Carpentry Repairs & Maintenance • Weatherboard Replacement • Timber Window Repairs • Sash Cord Replacement

Phone: 5255 4366 Fax: 5255 4388 Mobile: 0408 547 129

• Floor Sanding • Polishing • New and Old Floors • Dustless Sanders

0412 345 257

C847650-KK39-10

Servicing Geelong, the Surf Coast & Bellarine Peninsula Quality workmanship Call Grant Finlayson

* * * *

S&K Paving

PLASTERERS

C824914-SH30-10

FENCING

C684994-SJ2-9

RESIDENTIAL

MATURE, RELIABLE. OBLLIGATION FREE QUOTES.

YOU DREAM IT, WE DO IT!

C758481-JL4-10

Quality & Affordable Maintenance Service

C755548-SJ2-10

HOUSE PAINTERS

LANDSCAPING

Stap Coastal Services

Rob Holt 0409 222 112

Sam 0402 310 506 or 5275 3897

5229 8557

HANDYMEN/HOME SERVICES

Quality Residential Fencing and Gates Geelong, Bellarine and Surf Coast.

Interior & Exterior

❖ FREE quotes all area ❖ Pensioner Discount ❖ Quality Service

PAVING Specialising in the sale and installation of • Hydronic heating • Unit changeovers • Evaporative Cooling • Split systems • Gas ducted heating • Nobo panels Please telephone or visit our new showroom for a no obligation free in home appraisal. Suite4, Level 1, 186-192 Latrobe Tce, Geelong 5224 2911

LANDSCAPE SUPPORTING ALL GARDENING ASPECTS

Highlight Painting

0408 414 663 5277 1298

C740541-SJ45-9

We supply Contractors and Public, Gates made to order Fencing materials from $25.90 per metre 0413 580 990 or 0407 694 422 38 Marine Parade, Ocean Grove

seaview Painting Services 0439 858 298

PLEASE PHONE

HEATING

C792773-JL20-10

BELLARINE TIMBER AND FENCING SUPPLIERS

BARWON

13 11 98

C853294-JL41-10

Call Charlie 0413 580 990 or 5255 5749

www.greyarmy.com.au

One call, all trades

• Lawn Mowing • Cabinet Makers • Rubbish Removal • Pergolas, Decks • Gutter Cleaning • Carpets Layed • Tilers-Pavers • Roof Repairs • Tree Lopping • Window Cleaners • Appliance Repairs

C704815-JL17-9

Specialising in • Paling • Colorbond • Merbau Free Quote with the right price advice

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• Handymen • Painters • Gardeners • Electricians • Concreters • Carpenters • Plumbers • Pest Control • Bricklayers • Plasterers

PAINTERS/DECORATORS

Start 10%Immediate OFF ALL JOBS

Skilled, courteous, trustworthy tradesmen trustworhy tradesmen C685019-SJ2-9

CLEAN UP AROUND THE HOME

TELEPHONE 0432 085 336 5248 0005

PHONE BRUCE

0423 514 889

Spring!

FREE QUOTE ON ALL TYPES OF FENCING AND GATES

FREE QUOTES

C859301-JL43-10

300434-TJ10-4

MOWING REMOVAL We take theAND hard RUBBISH work out of your garden Steve, & Monika 52811448 1448/ /0439 0439 811330 811 330 SteveBen & Monika 5281

THE FENCING PEOPLE

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C755537-SJ2-10

WANT A QUALITY FENCE? AT A COMPETITIVE PRICE? THEN CALL

AFFORDABLE FENCING BY BASIC FENCING

HANDYMAN HOME MAINTENANCE & REPAIR SOLUTIONS

C803372-JL24-10

5253 1750, 0412 545 183, 0411 272 080 Call for a free quote on

• MOWING • WEEDING • LIGHT PRUNING GARDENING, LAWN • SOIL ALL PREPARATION • RUBBISH REMOVAL

C838008-JL35-10

All manufactured locally

➤ Powdercoated ➤ Balustrades Competitive Rates

269651-TJ45-4 C269651-KK26-8 C753886-MD1-10

➤ Gates ➤ Colorbond

Member of Building Services Australia

C854048-JF41-10

5259 2553, 0427 866 925

WATTLE BIRD Gardening & Lawn Mowing Services C815678-JL27-10

➤ Palings ➤ Pickets

Qualified Tradesman 35 years’ experience Quality work, hourly rate or quote For free quote phone

Servicing the Bellarine Peninsular and Geelong

C755468-SJ2-10

For all types of Fencing in the Geelong and Bellarine Peninsula area.

Michael 0433 900 811

C685061-BG2-9

Design ■ Construction ■ Maintenance

FULLY QUALIFIED • Paving • Concreting • Exposed Aggregate • Decking • Pergolas • Brickwork • Retaining Walls • Garden Lighting • New Lawns/Synthetic Lawns • Plant Design & Installation • Complete Garden Makeover FREE QUOTES

0437 940 074

Precision Plumbing Lic. No. 42245

All Plumbing and Gas fitting • Sewer Blockages • “For good old fashioned service at affordable rates”

Contact Dan Field 0402

Call Ashleigh: 0407 001 041 C838660-JL35-10

• Synthetic Grass • Mini Excavations • Carpentry • Sheds • Decking • Pergolas

PLUMBING 685054-JM2-9 C753933-SJ1-10

Ph: Ned 0429 142 228

★ Retaining Walls ★ Paving ★ Turf ★ Ponds ★ Decking ★ All aspects of gardening Friendly prompt service

Any Job, Inside or Out!

■ Doors, Locks etc. ■ Decking, Pergolas ■ Brickwork, Stonework ■ Plastering ■ Painting ■ Wall & Floor Tiling

858533-JM43-10

CALL DARRYL on 5255 1931 or 0407 694 422

C857454-KK43-10

Council/Fire Notices House Blocks/Farm Tractor hire with other implements available

LANDSCAPING

maintenance Wiett home & handyman service

GRASS SLASHING

C734177-KK41-9

Services all points on the Bellarine ************************************************************** A quality fence at an affordable price For a FREE quote & friendly advice

Services all points in Geelong. No job too small For any steel repairs around the home. Free quote and professional advice. 7 days a week.

341 967

PPONDS LUMBING & GASFITTING

SPOUTING & DOWNPIPES REPLACED C846479-JL38-10

C808388-KK25-10

Specialising in: I Paling I Picket I Merbeau I Gates made to order I Demolition & Removal

JUST PALING FENCES

JUST WELDING.

C859494-KK43-10

TOM’S FENCING

Call Mike on 0418 389 865

MGP

C754210-KS01-10

MARK 0422 453 577 PETER 0410 791 388

Mike Smith - Home Maintenance

C74955-JL1-10

• All Styles of Fencing • Even Custom Built Fences • Gates Made To Order • Always Use Concrete for Posts • Always Use GIV Nails • Free quotes • All work guaranteed

MOWING AND GARDEN CARE

LANDSCAPING

C706200-KK18-9

ALL CHEAPF E N C I N G

HANDYMEN/HOME SERVICES

C859361-KK43-10

C841382-JM36-10

GARDEN SERVICES

C749608-SJ50-9

FENCING AND GATES

• Hot water service change over • New homes & Renovations, rainwater tank installations Gasfitting, repairs and service & all general plumbing

☎ David Lafranchi 0408 146 270 Prompt & Reliable service

LIC NO 49068


PLUMBING

RUBBISH REMOVAL

Mr. Tap Man

Rubbish to Remove?

ANGA K MINI BINS

1300 135 495

0408 599 424 FREE CALL OUT

Cleaning up Geelong and surrounding districts. 2.5m, 3m, 4m, 6m & 8m bins

C753931-SJ1-10 C685026-JM2-9

C705287-KK17-9

835860-KS34-10

Phone Rod 0404 684 005

Email: Include your name,

489122-JF27-10

address and phone number classies@geelongindependent.com.au

BRETT’S

Cheques, money orders and cash payment can be posted or hand delivered to our office.

BED, Queen size, wrought iron and solid timber ends, mattress included. $500. 5282-8820.

www.geelongindependent.com.au

FOR SALE We load it for you!

C702685-JM15-9

PENSIONER DISCOUNTS

BED, QS, solid, wooden, with 2 matching units, orthapedic mattress included, EC, must sell. $550. 0423 192 784, 5241-9501, Marshall.

WE ACCEPT PAYMENT BY

C753942-MD1-10

C787690-JL18-10

0408 521 806 bobcat also available

Call Ed for a free quote Phone 0427 700 997

BED, single, wooden. $10. 5255-1352. Ocean Grove.

Advertise your item For Sale in this local newspaper for great results!

BED, single, antique, wooden bedhead, good mattress, wooden slat base, EC, $100 ono. 0414 633 145 Anglesea.

It will also appear FREE in the all new

P.O. BOX 1756 GEELONG 3220 PH: DALE 0407 007 743

SKYLIGHTS

Scotsco Skylights ROOFING

See our range of skylights & ventilation systems, visit

1300 666 808

www.scotscoskylights.com.au

RSN ROOFING

AIR CONDITIONER, portable, Dimplex, barely used, EC, all parts and accessories . $400. 52561655.

ANTENNAS

INSTALLED TODAY

50%

Lee’s

Off

Roof

Treatment

0409 888 228

C753943-MD1-10

7AM - 9PM

C753940-MD1-10

ANTIQUE WARDROBE, circa 1900, needs some restoration, $100. 52673051. Winchelsea. ANTIQUE, side board and hutch, early 1900’s walnut, VGC, $2,500. 5241-9269, 0430 144 070. Belmont. ASSORTED CHAIRS, x 18, cafe, upholstered, vinyl, outdoor and bar stools. $300. 5241-9269. Belmont.

Ablaze Tiling

ROOF

Call Ron

New Computers

Virus and Spyware Removal Dialup and Broadband connections Networking and Firewall Installation

0400 023 420

Onsite repairs 9am-9pm 7 Days

PROFESSIONAL TREE SERVICES

C753948-MD1-10

C851416-KS40-10

TREE LOPPING/SURGERY

FULLY INSURED, FREE QUOTES

Phone

Junk -We Load It & Take It Away

RUBBISH REMOVAL

FREE

5243 7442

TES QUO

0415 801 334

C820026-JL28-10

• Domestic Commercial Rubbish • Estate Clean Outs • Pre Sale Clean Ups • Shop Stripouts

Ph:

131 546

www.jimstrees.net

• Tree Removal • Tree Pruning • Stump Grinding • Pensioner Discounts • Fully Insured

Sales Upgrades Onsite & Workshop Service & Repairs Networking Internet ph: 5229 1357 273a Myers St, East Geelong

BRICK SAW, as new, B.T. Engineering. $1,500. 52552566, 0412 580 173, Ocean Grove. BRICKS, 250-300, brown or grey coloured. $50 the lot. 0432 346 169. Whittington. BRIDAL MATERIAL, Ivory imp. french lace 114cm x 84cm, ivory crepe 115cm x 5.5 metres, lining 115cm x 5.1 metres, burgundy chiffon 115cm x 14 metres, lining 115cm x 12 metres, $375. 52515090 Drysdale. BUFFET/SECRETAIRE, 1940’s, walnut, veneer, GC. $450 the lot. 52441660 or 0438 441 660. Belmont. CAR FRIDGE, Engel 40 litre, 12V and 240V, runs well. phone 5264-8687. Jan Juc.

GRANDKIDS trying to teach you at high speed? Want to learn at your pace? Please call Gillian 5244-5182, 0427 003 422.

LEAKING TAP? Plumbers waiting to help Your Local Trades Directory

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CHAINSAW, new in box, Baumr-AG-pro, 62 CC, 22 inch bar, great farm saw, warranty, retails for $895. Sell $275. 0449 594 226. CHAIR, half round tapestry upholstered, VGC $200. 5267-2373. Geelong.

COMPUTER TUITION

PC CELERON, 2.4GHZ, 504MB ram, 40GB, HD, 2XCD, drives XP, professional office 2003, KB wireless mouse, Lexmark printer. $500. 0414 203 435.

BLANKET BOX, with tapestry lid, handmade, ideal storage, sewing, 800 x 500. $250. 5248-7975 St Albans Park.

CASH REGISTER, as new, multi function programmable, latest model, 2 months old, 10 months warranty, cost $1,300, sell $800ono. 0424 362 931. Corio.

0402 064 094

■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■

835909-KS34-10

RUBBISH REMOVAL

✔ Computer repairs/upgrades ✔ Virus Removal & software support ✔ Internet & networks set up productiveit.com.au 79 Moorabool St

Aqua Computers

Tree /Stump Removal, Pruning or Reductions Hedges, Cable Bracing, Root Barriers, Mulching

FREE QUOTES FREE PICKUP OF WHITEGOODS & SCRAP METAL THE NO FUSS SOLUTION TO RUBBISH REMOVAL

Repairs

Phone Jeoff on 5244 3701 or Mob 0425 728 336

1800 007 411 LJ’S ROOFING

☎ John 0417 505 234 - 5277 9248

Upgrades

BIKE SEAT, toddler’s, detachable. $35. 0411 522 312. Corryong.

CARPET, remnant, new, brown/grey, tweed, 3.6 metres x 1.5 metres, very smart. $40. 5253-2754, 0429 423 373. Drysdale.

The Wiz Mobile Computer Service

www.lookatthisroof.com.au

QUOTES • Rebedding Recolouring Colorbond Roofs Competitive Prices. Pensioner Discounts • Repointing

BATTERY, Deep Cycle, 12V, 100Ah, gel battery, suit solar, marine and camping use, in carton with 2 year warranty. $398. 0400 238 731. Portarlington.

COMPUTERS

Specialising in Ceramic Wall & Floor Tiling DOMESTIC - COMMERCIAL FREE QUOTES - SCREEDS - TILED SHOWER BASES

oCement & Terracotta Restorations oAll Roof Repairs oCleaning, Pointing & Rebedding oGuttering & Insurance Quotes oRe-coating o10 year guarantee oFree Quotes

• Repairs

ASSORTED, dining table, Baltic, seats 6-8 with 6 chairs, mirror with gold edged frame, 73ms x 198cm, Baltic mirror, Baltic shadow boxes x2. $1,200 the lot. 0407 814 438 North Geelong.

TILING

THIS

TILED OR TIN ROOFS CLEANED, FREE SEALED & PAINTED

ASSORTED FURNITURE, Ottoman, buffet (required assembling), CD rack, entertainment unit, lamp table, dark brown solid hard wood, never been used except for entertainment unit, like new. $770 the lot. 0416 200 063. Norlane West.

C683652-JL2-9

LOOK

POINTS + BOOSTERS

C684940-BG2-9

LOCALLY OWNED & OPERATED

TX6294193-J36

Ph: 5244 4591 or 0418 714 674

C753938-MD1-10

ROOF - PAINTING ROOF RESTORATION

DIGITAL ANTENNAS

THE BEST ANTENNAS LOCAL TECH 10 YEAR GUARANTEE

FREE QUOTES

AT

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AERIAL

ANY ITEM UNDER $50 can be placed for free as a Bargain Basement. See coupon, conditons and details on our website at www.geelongindependent.com.au

C837304-KK34-10

FREE QUOTES Call Rory 0429 040 121 www.rsnroofing.com.au

TELEVISION/VIDEO/AUDIO

TO REMOVE A SOLD ADVERT PLEASE CONTACT US!

C684493-JL2-9

• Re-roofs & Extensions • Cleaning & De-mossing • Rebedding & Flexible Pointing & Painting • Storm Damage/Callouts • Insurance Work

Call Adrian on 0409 823 177 or 5261 7515 C829815-FB32-10

13 years experience Qualified Roof Tiler

Book your advert now

0418 524 416

C784804-KK17-10

experience

BEDROOM SUITE, Girls single bed, mattress, tallboy, bedside table, and shadow box, GC, stained timber. $400 the lot. 0416 286 867. Leopold.

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COATS, ladies winter, size 12-14, black and blue, VGC. $10 each. 52242735, after 7pm. Geelong West. COFFEE TABLE, solid timber, unique carved pattern. $200 delivered. 0410 521 636. COFFEE TABLE, rustic solid timber, 2 full width drawers, EC, 140cm x 78cm $250. 5267-2373. Geelong.

COMMERCIAL benchtop display fridge, as new, EC, suit cafe/club. $800. 0408 574 549. COMPUTER DESK, laminate with neutral tones, VGC. $150. 52456562. COMPUTER, P4, 20g HD, 256 RAM, WIN XP. $130. Phone 0409 345 128. COMPUTER, Intel Pentium 3, has Windows service pack 3 preinstalled, 999MHZ, 256 meg RAM, good working order. $35. 0417 378 160. Gladstone Park. COMPUTER, H.P. AMD, athlon, processor, 64 x 2, dual core 5200, 2.7ghz, 2gb ram, 2xdvdrw drives, 320 gb hd, 6 xusb, card slots, 22 inch monitor, keyboard, mouse, speakers, Windows Vista, $650. 0438 513 974. Clifton Springs. COUCH, 2 seater, 3 years old, floral, EC, $200. 52294886. South Geelong. COUCH, 2 seater, 3 years old, floral, EC, $200. 52294886. South Geelong. COUCH, 3 seater, fabric, soft floral on ivory background, timber trim, EC, $350. 0409 417 028. Highton. CURTAINS, pinch pleat, floral, full blockout, tracks included, EC, 2.42 W x 210 drop, 3.30 W x 2.25 drop, 3.4 W x 2.10 drop. $300 the lot. 0408 355 978. Belmont. CURTAINS, one set, deep cream, 2900 x 244, tracks included. Near new. $450. 0408 758 988. CURTAINS, gold, triple pinch pleat, heavy block out, 2.1m drop, 4 x 1.4m wide, 2 x 0.7m wide, would suit theatre/lounge room. $200ono. 52515771. Clifton Springs. DANCE MAT, 8 routines, 3 levels, 1-2 players, plugs into TV, EC. $49. 0425 179 007. Highton. DEB DRESS, size 14, white tafetta, subtle dainty beadwork, lace-up back, worn once, immaculate condition, inspection will impress, dry-cleaned. Cost $500, sell $375. 5241-3789. DESK, as new, large, 3 drawers, many shelves, $120 ono. 0408 355 978. Belmont. DINING CHAIRS, $35. 0423 109 409. Bell Post Hill. DINING SETTING, extenable table, 6 chairs, timber, VGC. $350 ono. 5222-8284. Newtown. DINING SETTING, 7 piece, wood, country style, GC, freezer, Kelvinator, large, upright, GC. $410 the lot. 5250-2211 Leopold. DINING SETTING, 7 piece, padded chairs, country style, GC. $300. 0414 742 299. DINING SETTING, 5 piece oval table, extends, VGC. $200 ono. 52754651. Corio. DINING TABLE, extends to 2760cm, 8 chairs, matching buffet and corner unit, E/C. $2,500. Phone. 0409 065 000. DOG KENNELS, (2), wooden rooftop, 128cm length, 84cm width, $130 the lot ono. 0425 732 591. DOORS, new sliding flywire, Woodland Grey, 2x 90cm x210cm, 1x 120cm x210cm. $450. 0412 934 936. DOORS, three 2.4m x 1.0m tinted mirror sliding wardrobe doors with tracks. $450. 5259-3594.

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ENTERTAINMENT UNIT, Ledlight, pine, large, and 80cm Sharp TV, both EC. $650. 0408 301 327. ENTERTAINMENT UNIT, large, 2m x 1.2m, and Sony 68cm TV, EC. $350ono. 0417 312 288. ENTERTAINMENT UNIT, corner, timber, 100cmW x 136cmH x 62cmD, suitable for 67cm TV or less, with double door storage and top shelf section, EC. $150. 0417 381 398. Leopold. ENTERTAINMENT UNIT, 3 piece, glass doors, 2 x (2m x 1m), 1 x corner (2m x 75cm), $390. 0415 434 669. Hamlyn Heights. EVAPORATIVE COOLER, EC. $50. 5247-0585. Geelong West.

FRIDGE, Westinghouse, GC, suit garage, 381L. $49. 5251-1986. Clifton Springs. FRIDGE/FREEZER, LG, double door, white, VGC. $500. 4202-0056 anytime and leave a message. Ocean Grove. FRIDGE/FREEZER, commercial, can be used as all refrigeration or all freezer, model Orford, 2 glass door unit, 730cm D x 2m H x 110cm W, 5 multi position shelves, 2 fleuro lights, frost free, very efficient, replacement cost over $2,500, works well but has noisy compressor. Sell for $800ono. 52755926, 0424 362 931. Corio.

FAN, Martec, electric, upright, oscillating. $30. 5241-5754. Grovedale. FENCE, pickets, posts, railing, bolts, painted, GC, 1250 X 14 metres, $250 the lot. 5223-1448. Newtown.

FURNITURE, lounge suite, 3 seater, 2 arm chairs, dining table (extension), chairs, VGC, $300. 5243-9347 Belmont.

FITNESS, multicardio station, GC, $180. 5277-0512 or 0404 952 421. FLEXI TOOL MOTOR, complete. $400ono. 52419369, 0429 637 543.

COLD ROOM / FREEZER CONDENSING UNIT, 18KW, Refrigerant R134a, VGC, ring for details. $1,000. 0434 995 307. Pakenham. FRIDGE, Fisher & Paykel, self-defrost, 442 litre, EC. $399ono. 5282-2919. Lara. FRIDGE, Mistral, two door, no frost, small, suit one person or second fridge, $150. 5267-3051. Winchelsea. FRIDGE, quite good condition. 0428 916 839. Corio.

GO CATS, brand new, 120L bar fridge, with hand painted cats picture, can email photo. Dont miss out. Bargain $570. 94355279.

MALVERN, Star, mountain bike, 21 gears, alloy wheels, very lttle use, EC, $150. 5253-2991.

STOVE, Chef, 4 x gas burners, benchtop, oven on lefthand side, consul fan forced, select-conventional, converted to LPG, new, still packaged. Paid $1,700, sell $700 cash. 5281-3377, 0417 109 120.

WASHING MACHINE, 7.5 kg, front loader, 5 year warranty, as new, $550 ono. 0413 192 375. Newtown.

BELMONT, 10 Summit Avenue, Saturday 30th October, 9am-1pm. Furniture, homeware, sporting goods, camping, fishing, tools and hardware.

GRAPHIC ARTS CAMERA, AGFA reprom, great for screen printing, prepress, $20. Phone 5255-2562.

MATTRESS, for camping, double bed, self inflating, great for camping and visitors. $49.50. 52433409, 0425 787 730. Highton.

HEATER, Noroi, electric, white, portable, wall convector heater, VGC. $250. 5256-1655. Ocean Grove.

MOBILITY SCOOTER, Fisher and Paykel, 3 wheel, electric, recent service, new batteries, EC. $1,200. 0428 195 646.

LARGE PATIO PLANT, variegated, very hardy, $80. 5278-9961. Bell Post Hill.

MOTOR SCOOTER, 50cc, TGB, low kms, plenty of warranty, reg., RWC, FU424. $1,750 ono. 52779677.

LAWN BOWLS, Classic 2, size 2H, EC. $220. 0403 822 008. Belmont. LAWN MOWER, Pro Mulch, very good condition, $300. 5244-3166. Grovedale. LAWNMOWER, ride-on, Husqvana, 20HP twin, hydro-static drive, 42” cut, nudge bar and trailer, never used, new condition. $4,100. 0425 783 602. Corio.

FRIDGES, FREEZERS, W/M AND DRYERS Sales and service. Cheapest and best in town. Cool Cats Refrigeration. 18 Gordon Avenue, Geelong West. 5229-6246.

FILING CABINETS, 4 drawer, showroom condition. $100. 0412 381 018.

GARAGE SALES

FURNITURE, lounge and bedroom suites, microwave and cupboard, $1,000 the lot. 0428 145 138. Newtown. FURNITURE, dining table, extends, 6 chairs, 3 piece fabric lounge suite, 3 piece wall unit, coffee table, side table, GC. $1,500ono the lot. Anglesea. 5263-2725. FURNITURE, dining table, $100, sofa bed, $70, 2 seater couch, $70, TV unit, $70, odd and ends. 0408 518 052. Portarlington. FURNITURE, buffet and hutch, tub chair x 2, couch x 2 seater, queen size bed, single bed, entertainment unit, portable air conditioner. $860 or ono. 5277-0512 or 0404 952 421. GARDEN HOSE, Nylex, ideal for Hobby farm, 100m long on mobile metal reel and stand with fitting, GC. $450. 0438 782 022.

ORGAN, electric, 2 keyboard, Kawai. $400 ono. 5250-3403, 0403 032 364. Leopold. PINBALL, machine, Gottlieb, mid 1990’s, feature, excellent working order and condition, collectable. $3,500. 0434 955 947. POOL/DINING ROOM TABLE, 6’x4’, slate bottom, with 6 colonial chairs, teak colour, EC. $1,100. 0434 097 009. Corio. POWER WHEEL, for caravan. $49. 5275-2440. Corio.

LEG MAGIC, brand new in box, $50. 5272-1474, 0408 131 967.

PUMP, Davey, powerace, 1kw, GC. $150. 52412158. Highton.

LIGHTS, 1950`s, 1 large, amber pendant, 1 small pendant, EC. $190 the pair. 5241-9269. Belmont.

RIDING BOOTS, ladies, long, black, all leather, slim leg, size 38, $250. 5267-3051. Winchelsea.

LOUNGE SUITE, Victorian Jacobean, 3 piece, genuine rattan, original upholstery, GC. $3,500. 0428 526 565.

RING, engagement, 3 diamonds, white gold, Valued at $1,400. Sell $900 ono. 0400 164 340. Winchelsea.

LOUNGE SUITE, European, scatter cushion style, 2.5 seater and 2 seater, solid wooden frame, must sell, GC. $350. 0423 192 784, 5241-9501, Marshall.

SAND, paving, 2 c/m, crushed rock 1 c/m, $75 the lot. Collect only. 0415 799 332.

LOUNGE SUITE, Chesterfield, burgundy, leather, 3 seater couch, 2 wing backed chairs, VGC. $1,800. 9749-8629 Werribee. LOUNGE SUITE, Art/Deco, bargain, as new, solid timber frame, fully sprung cushions, 2 footstolls and arm covers. $1,200ono. 0415 045 038. LOUNGE SUITE, 3 seater and 2 recliners, brand new this year, blue suede. $1,850 ono. 0403 902 003. Grovedale. LOUNGE SUITE, 3 piece, 2 seater settee, 2 chairs, beige, EC. $300. 52430276. Belmont.

SCHOOL UNIFORM, Norlane High School, complete winter and summer. Size 10. $150 the lot. 5278-3265. SHOP, display, glass cabinets. $350. 0409 360 299. SMARTFIND EPIRB, 406MH2, suit boat or outback trip, new February 2010, $320. 0418 358 543. Hamlyn Heights. SOFA BED, 3 seater, suede, EC, $300. 0413 192 375. Newtown. SOLAR PANEL, 100w portable folding. Top quality including w/proof smart charge regulator. Still in carton with 2yr warranty. Rated 5.9amps. Only $729. 0400 238 731. Portarlington.

SURVEILLANCE Security System, Samsung Viewsonic, 4 camera digital recorder, 750gig harddrive, 17” flat screen ICD monitor, 2 dome (day/night) cameras , 2 full body Fujinon ultrawide cameras (day/night), all colour (all wall brackets and keypads), lots more, suit new buyer. $3,700ono. (ring for more details) 0427 946 589, 0427 679 671 or 5253-1905, Clifton Springs. TALLBOY, solid hard wood, four drawer, rustic look, antique handles. 2m H x 1m W. $800 ono. 0418-874-856. Torquay. TANK, suitable as aquarium or reptile enclosure on 700mm high cabinet, lots of extras, 1600mm x 400mm x 600mm. $1,000 ono. 5255-4445. TELEVISION, with set top box, Philips 69cm. $100ono. 5241-2158 (weekends only). Highton. TRAILER, water-skis, large tent, boat wheel 600x9 and more. $450 the lot. 0417 354 299. Drysdale. TV AND STEREO CABINET, solid pine, glass doors, H131, W197, D63cm, EC, $200. 52414839. Grovedale. TV CABINET, large, solid timber, 6 drawers, 2 glass doors, EC, $350 ono. 0408 355 978. Belmont. TV LG, large, set top box, DVD player, EC, 2 remotes, urgent as moving, $205. 5278-5756. North Geelong. TV, 46”, Sony rear projection with set-top box. $400. 0419 366 994. Manifold Heights. TV, flat screen, Sharp Aquos, LCD, 37’’, HD, silver frame, set top box, speakers, $419 ono. 52414639. Grovedale. TV, Sony Trinitron, 68cm, colour TV. $150. 0447 517 423. Lara. UTE TUB LID, solid, for Rodeo, 2004, VGC. $800. 0408 397 417. WALKING AID, 4 wheels, hand brakes and lock, little use, VGC. $50. Peter, 0428 192 048. Belmont. WALL HEATER, Vulcan, dual outlet, works very well, GC. $200 ono. 52553160, 0408 679 890.

WHEEL CHAIR, electric glide, fully reclining stand up, black, GC. $1,100 ono. 0418 891 325. WINDOW, double hung, 2500mm high x 900mm wide, VGC, Geelong West, $280. 5229-7522. WINDOW, wooden double hung, 1800mm wide x 1400mm high, VGC, $230 ono. 5257-2200 Queenscliff.

GARDEN/ OUTDOOR

for only $37.20*

ADVERTISE UNTIL IT’S SOLD Minimum 15 words (one item only)

HIGHTON, 16 Roncliffe Road, Saturday 30th November, from 8am.

Working or not, fridges, freezers, washers, dryers. Not too old. Cash Paid. 5229-6246.

WANTED FREE DISPOSAL of unused white goods, hot water services, scrap iron. Call Allan 0400 629 830.

BABY SWING, Childcare brand, battery operated, height adjustable, with musical toys and tray. $25. 0438 280 839. Grovedale.

OLD CARS REMOVED, $100 cash if complete. Call John 0430 446 730.

BASSINETTE, cream with teddies, as new, used 4 months only, baby outgrew, sell $80. 0433 173 756. Clifton Springs.

HOME SERVICES $60 CARPET CLEAN 3 rooms and hall. Phone Tony 0423 473 595. BLOCK SLASHING and general lawn mowing. Call Mark 0439 327 311.

PRAM, Phil and Ted, accessories, double kit sleeping bag, sunshade, storm cover, EC, $600. 0419 394 502. Hamlyn Heights. PRAM, Valco Runabout, with accessories, including toddler seat, rain cover, plus more. $50. 5243-4683. Highton.

ANTIQUES & COLLECTABLES DRESSING TABLE, antique, Victoria Circa, 1880, 3 drawers, mahogany colour, EC. $1,500. 0408 785 489.

GARAGE SALES

CLEANING HOMES Professional, honest and reliable. Owner operated. Phone 0420 752 907.

BEAUTY SERVICES INTENSE LASHES. We are a mobile beauty service specialising in eyelash extensions and spray tanning. Using quality products to create an outstanding result. To make an appointment contact Kylie on: 0407 600 804, kylie-j@live.com.au or find us on Facebook.

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MASSAGE THERAPISTS AMAZING TOUCH Asian full body relaxation massage, 10am-midnight. Geelong, 0433 308 382.

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Rachel Eastman, dog walking, pet minding service, registered, police check, references. 0422 420 435. FISH TANK, 6’ x 2’x 2’ fully equipped for tropical / fresh water, includes live fish and plants, fully enclosed cabinet, suit business or restaurant as a display. $5,000 ono. 0419 734 007. FISH TANK, 2.5x1x1.5, fully equipped includes, fish, substrate, live rocks, H800 filter, heater, test kit. $350. 0448 913 389. Belmont. FISH, tank including accessories and fish, $50. 5277-0512 or 0404 952 421.

BRIDAL AND DEB WEAR DEB DRESS, size 10, Grecian style, one shoulder, EC. $280. 52444158. 0430 580 321. Highton. DEB/WEDDING DRESS, size 14, Duchess satin, off the shoulder, drop waist. paid $500, sell $350ono. 0424 249 463.

WEDDING DRESS, white, 10, beading, lace-up back, train, stunning!, 3 x bridesmaid dresses, 1012, silver, chiffon, overlay, long, flowergirl dress, 10, white, all never worn! sell the lot $1,200. 0412 235 861. Herne Hill. WEDDING DRESS, stunning, long sleeves, satin/ pattern, size 10-12, EC, dry cleaned, $500. 0434 355 044. Lara. WEDDING DRESS, size 12-14, cream, satin bodice with beading, on or off the shoulder, tulle skirt, fingertip veil with headpiece. Shoes/bag to match, $300. 0402 802 401. Bannockburn. WEDDING DRESS, bridal white, size 12-14, 2 piece satin finish. $600 0410 450 004.

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NEW WEDDING DRESS, size 14-18, lace up back, train, white, beads, embroidery, $400 ono. 0488 110 064. Geelong.

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LAWN MOWER, 2 stroke, GC. $49.95. 0437 757 776. East Geelong.

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WETSUIT, Rip Curl, short leg and sleeves, size S $15. 5274-1396. Corio.

PET SERVICES/ ACCESSORIES

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ELECTRIC SCOOTER, new front tyres, hardly used, 2 years old, goes well, $1,500. 0428 985 389. Ocean Grove.

FRIDGE, Harley Davidson, custom designed to suit your shed or bar, looks great, $1,950. Phone 5243-2889 Geelong.

FOR SALE

WEDDING DRESS, 1416, ivory beaded and matching beaded veil, EC. Been drycleaned. $600. 0409 968 002. WEDDING DRESS and shawl, EC, 10-12, dry cleaned. $500. 0422 284 788. Lara.

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AREA MANAGERS Required for catalogue distribution. Earn $300 to $500 cash weekly for 20 hours. Car and internet required.

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DRIFTWOOD BENCH SEAT, solid construction, very unique. $250 delivered. 0410 521 636.

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DRESSER, pine, solid, high quality, $230. 52513882. Clifton Springs.

FOR SALE

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DRAWERS, 4 drawer chest. $45. 5248-3421. St Albans Park.

FOR SALE

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Healthcare Australia- Geelong is proud to announce that St John of God Hospital Geelong has chosen Healthcare Australia and its agencies MNA, Staffing Synergy & ASEPS to fill all of their temporary nursing staff needs. Please call 1300 139 366 to join our team working together with St John of God Geelong to provide quality care.

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We are seeking suitably qualified and experienced Ambulance Transport Attendants/ Ambulance Officers to join our team in Geelong on either a part time or full time arrangement....ID:1349

TRAVEL & TOURISM CLEANER REQUIRED For the Anglesea Hotel, Hospitality...ID:1346

Anglesea. 4 mornings per week. Casual position.,

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For information on the City’s Employment opportunities, see page 9 of today's paper. Alternatively, log onto the City's website www.geelongaustralia.com.au

EXPERIENCED CARPENTERS BRB Modular Pty Ltd is an Australian owned and operated construction company, with over 30 years experience in the construction of modern modular buildings. Consistent growth has seen the need for experienced carpenters to join our dedicated team at the Sunshine site. • • • • •

The Barwon Heads Golf Club requires experienced casual Food & Beverage waiting staff to work in its restaurants and bars., Hospitality...ID:1353

CARPENTERS REQUIRED

RETAIL SALES Due to our continued growth we need to appoint an experienced person to our Good Guys team. Ideally, you have sales experience in either Brown Goods, IT, White Goods or Small Appliances....ID:1348

SALES & MARKETING WESTCOAST FLOORS We are a growing Timber Floor installation, sanding and polishing business in Grovedale that has provided complete and superior floor services in the Geelong and the Surf Coast Region for over 20 years....ID:1356

TRADES SERVICES & MANUFACTURING CABINET MAKER / JOINERY Required for job specific commercial installation work....ID:1355

CARPENTERS REQUIRED Qualified gang required, preferably with James Hardie cladding product experience.... ID:1358

VOLUNTARY WORK KIOSK ATTENDANT Assistants are required to attend to customers through sales of newspapers, gifts, and meal tokens for visitors....ID:1329

QualiďŹ ed gang required, preferably with James Hardie cladding product experience, for work in the Geelong/Surf Coast area. Immediate start. Good hourly rate of pay.

Call 5222 8459.

STUDENT SUPPORT Work with individual student needing to practice their exercises set by the speech pathologist....ID:1330

Suitable candidates will need to be: Qualified Carpenter Able to occasionally travel and stay overnight Preferably have a Heavy combination truck licence Forklift licence would be an advantage Ability to work individually or in a team environment

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RECEPTION/CLERICAL Office duties, answering the phone, counter enquiries, photocopying, mail collection/processing and speaking on the intercom to studios....ID:1332

HOUSEKEEPING ASSISTANT

MAINTENANCE GARDENER A gardener to maintain a small front garden, this would include lawn mowing, cutting back shrubs, raking leaves etc....ID:1334

CAMP COTTAGE CARERS Cottage Carers/leaders are required to assist in camp with 8-11 yr old children attending Licola Wilderness Village in January 2011....ID:1335

DUTY ATTENDANT - TOY LIBRARY Assist to run the Toy Library with support of borrowers/members, counting borrowed toys and reviewing returned toys....ID:1336

TUTUOR - VOLUNTEER TUTOR PROGRAMME Visit newly arrived adult migrants at home & provide English language upport, relevant community information & an introduction to Australian culture....ID:1337

RECEPTION/HOSTESS Greeting & directing group attendees on arrival. Setup including trays & trolleys & clear away of daily program requirements....ID:1338

ELECTRICIAN Qualified & licensed Volunteer will move and install power points some light fittings etc; general upkeep of the rehabilitation facility....ID:1339

EMPLOYMENT SERVICE SUPPORT Assist clients with preparation of food & packaging according to Health & Safety and Food Handling Regulation....ID:1340

CLASSROOM STUDENT SUPPORT Assist students with educational and social development, supervise and encourage, play simple math games and activities....ID:1341

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KARTING legend Remo Luciani has dashed the hopes of Geelong’s Dominic Albanese to win a Formula 100 Nationals at Corio on the weekend. The victory replicated Luciani’s first national championship victory 20 years ago at the same venue. “My first national championship win came at Geelong in 1990 in the International category, so I set myself a goal of trying to win this weekend,” he said. “The first time I drove the kart fitted with a Formula 100 specification engine a few weeks ago I got out asking myself what the hell I was doing this for at the age of 50. After the first day I was extremely sore, the second day not so bad and then this weekend I was probably half way back to the fitness I used to have when I won my last title at this level in 1995.” The Horsham driver remained unbeaten in his return to the highpowered Formula 100 category on his way to the seventh national title of his illustrious career. The victory made 50-year-old Luciani Australia’s oldest karting champion. He offered advice for younger competitors after his historic win. “This win didn’t just happen, I made it happen. I’ve always said you only get out of things what you put into them. “While everyone else was at home watching Bathurst,

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sport EXCELLENT fishing conditions in the past week produced some quality captures. Joe Carmichael had perhaps the hottest session, landing nine snapper over 5kg each in 22 metres of water off St Leonards. Joe released all but two fish, with the snapper nailing his silver whiting baits. Nearby Chris and Lockie Scicluna missed a number of good runs but still managed a couple of nice snapper. Lockie caught his personal best, a 4.1kg fish, along with a nice gummy shark. Nolan Jones enjoyed similar results off Long Reef where he caught six fish to 4.1kg on pilchards and fresh squid over a four-hour session, with all the action just as the tide was running off from high. Clifton Springs always starts to fire up at this time of the year, most anglers catching one or two fish averaging around 5kg in the past week. Aaron Ball, Peter Faith and Danny Holt all returned with snapper over 5kg. The best snapper we saw was a 9.2kg snapper taken by Joel Martin close to the bend in the channel. Simon D’Antino and mate Aaron cast soft plastics near Wilson Spit on Sunday morning, catching snapper from 42cm to 5.5kg on Gulp minnows. Simon headed out later that afternoon with son Ryder who showed dad up with a snapper over 4kg. Adam Graham also found plenty of snapper taking soft plastics nearby along with flathead and pike. Aaron Hassett took brother Kane out on Corio Bay where just metres from the boat ramp they encountered quality flathead as well as salmon, pinkie snapper, pike and leatherjackets on soft plastics. I had a quick spin with small, baitfish-profile lures at North Shore rocks where I landed a number of pike. Most were small but I lost a couple of 80cm-plus fish at the rocks. The grammar school lagoon produced a variety of fish for Dylan Holmes whose berley trail among the moored boats attracted trevally and salmon along with two 45cm flathead. Swan Bay’s remained consistent for bag-limit captures

On the bite BRIAN LONG of squid, with small, dark coloured jigs working best during early mornings. The same area also rewarded patient anglers with whiting, leatherjacket and the occasional nice flathead. Queenscliff Cut produced trevally, snapper, Tommy rough and salmon on soft plastics. Bait anglers were less successful but still managed a fish or two. Hopefully common sense will prevail and anglers will be able to continue fishing this area as we did prior to construction of the marina. Dirty water continued to make fishing difficult in the Barwon River estuary, the only worthwhile time two hours prior to high tide. Surf fishing was generally good, with the best reports coming from Black Rock where snapper, trevally and whiting were caught, especially when using fresh squid baits. Offshore reports were hard to come by although snapper, gummy and school shark were around. The best fishing was in 20 to 30 metres off Collendina. The Barwon remained high and discoloured in Geelong, restricting captures. Anyone seeking trout would do best with lures at Buckley Falls or towards the junction of the Barwon and Leigh Rivers where the water quality has been clearer. Dean Wilkinson fished West Barwon Reservoir for a total of seven trout, the best just over 1kg. Dean took all his fish on Rapala X Rap lures. Lake Purrumbete continued rewarding anglers trolling with quality trout, the best for the week weighing over 4kg. Tassie Devils and Atomic Shads were the best lures. Lake Bullen Merri rewarded the Howard family 12 trout, all caught on Powerbait in the Lemon Twist colour. Most fish were small but a standout brown of 2.3kg made the day. Last Sunday’s Ron Nelson Junior Fishing Clinic at Seagull Lake in North Geelong attracted

Flat out: Weekly Shimano soft plastics outfit winner Kane Hassett with his Corio Bay flathead.

Lessons learned: Fishing clinic participants Alisha, Ella and Connor show off their catches. nearly 200 junior anglers. The number of trout caught was compensated with captures of eel and carp as well as a couple of redfin. Clinic spokesperson John Hotchin said the turnout was amazing and added that most of the 600 trout liberated for the event are still there for the taking so this will be a prime

fishery over the coming weeks. Send reports, photos and picture entries for the weekly $350 Shimano soft plastics outfit and to go into the draw for the Christmas $2000 prize pack of Shimano products to Brian at Ray Long’s Fishing World, 105 Shannon Avenue, Manifold Heights.

Top Cats lead pack GEELONG Cricket Club continued it’s unbeaten start to the season with a hard-fought win over Frankston Penninsula at home last Saturday. A half-century from in-form opener Matthew Harrison, scores in the 30s to Tom Elliott and Liam Buchanan and a late burst from Justin Foss with 23 helped the Cats set up a competitive 8/224 at the end of the split-45-over innings. In reply Foss also did the job with the ball, quickly reducing the Heat to 4/40 before it worked back into the game. Jeremy Hart bowled well at the death, taking two wickets before youngster Meyrick Buchanan claimed the final scalp with just three runs to spare. Tomorrow the Cats travel to Northcote for the final one-day match in this block of games. They will want to ensure they retain top spot with a buffer on the chasing pack. While East Belmont posted what should be a winning total of 311 in its match against Geelong West, the other matches of the round appear evenly poised going into tomorrow’s second day. Grovedale batted first against Lara at The Snakepit, posting a competitive 7/198. Chris Cruickshank top-scored with 55, while Rod Kiddle had 35 and Danny Hughes was the pick of the bowlers with three scalps. Tomorrow’s key will be the first session. Grovedale will need to strike early and put the Cats under pressure or the long Lara batting line-up will pounce on a fast outfield to take the points. St Josephs posted a slightly-lessthan-competitive total at home against South Barwon, finishing all out for 182 thanks mainly to a fine 92 from Ravi Ravee. For South Barwon, Jeremy Babb shone with five wickets from 25 economical overs. South Barwon will fancy its

Local Cricket JIM TIMBERLAKE chances, particularly if Brad Hauenstein gets set, but Joeys has defended lower scores than this plenty of times over the years and won’t lay down without a fight. In division two Geelong City has already taken first innings points over Alexander Thomson and will sniff an outright result when they resume tomorrow. The Sharks showed all their division one experience as their bowlers destroyed the Vikings, dismissing them for just 62, with Adam Marsland taking 3/5 from seven overs and Kent Agg, Sam Parry and Jon Ball taking two cheap wickets each. In reply, City raced to 5/128 at stumps, with Shaun Cranny smashing 38. It’s hard to see City not taking outright points here. In another interesting result, St Peters racked up a mammoth 9/323, prompting ex-president Michael Timberlake to declare the Saints certainties to contest this year’s grand final. In the division three match of the round Teesdale will hope its 189 is enough in its important clash with Little River. Paul Baker top-scored with 35 and, while other batsmen got starts, none went on to post the total Teesdale would have hoped wanted, thanks mainly to Josh Baker snaring 3/65 and Adam Townsing taking 3/26. Todd Elsey holds the key with the bat for Little River.

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