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CLASS ACTS: New preppies and lifelong playmates Billy and Indie enjoy a last taste of freedom at a playground before beginning their first day of school at Drysdale Primary this week. Their mums were classmates at Matthew Flinders Secondary College, so they hope Billy and Indie can continue the (Rebecca Hosking) generational friendship between the families. 189856

$30,000 to fight Polish pokies bid

City calls in ‘expert’

Councillors have budged $30,000 for lawyers and an “independent expert” to fight a community association’s bid for more pokies at its Breakwater venue. Council will take on the Polish Association in Geelong, citing a higher-than-average density of pokies in “areas of disadvantage” around White Eagle House. But the association says doubling the venue’s pokies from 35 to 78 could boost the association’s “precarious” finances, which threaten the future of White Eagle House. Continued page 2

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Geelong Indy - 01st February 2019  

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