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Narooma in shock, as businesses go up in flames

It's understood a fire at Narooma last night has gutted the popular Hair Salon business and at least one neighbouring business. The public this morning are being urged to stay away from the scene. It is understood that the rear of the building collapsed. 

Men's Seniors Grand Final set for tight finish

AFL Sapphire Coast Grand Final Day culminates with the Men's Seniors between Narooma and Merimbula at 5:30pm in what promises to be a thrilling contest.  Merimbula Diggers Coach Matt Molkentin said this season has been one like no other but is happy his team have reached their goal of making it...

"First of its kind" Seachange Expo to showcase Merimbula

 Above: An expo at Merimbula will be held in April to entice city folk to move to the region. Image courtesy Merimbula Chamber of Commerce. Merimbula is set to host a two-day Seachange Expo next April to encourage people to move to the area. President of the Merimbula Chamber of Commerce, Nigel...

Maintenance work on the old bridge at Batemans Bay next week

Motorists are advised of changed traffic conditions on Batemans Bay Bridge next week to carry out routine maintenance. Closure of the northbound lane and stop/slow traffic control will be in place while work is carried out. To minimise impact to motorists, work will be carried out between 8pm and 4am from Tuesday...

Marine Rescue's Glenn Sullivan receives Emergency Services Medal

Above: Glenn received his award accompanied by his family including wife Liz, and sons Joshua and Isaac. Congratulations to Glenn Sullivan, Monaro Regional Operations Manager, on the receipt yesterday of his Emergency Services Medal from the Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC...

Tickets almost sold out for AFL Sapphire Coast Grand Final

Everyone involved with AFL on the Sapphire Coast is thrilled to have Grand Final day go ahead this Saturday at Berrambool Oval in Merimbula. And demand is high, with allocated tickets almost sold out. (Photo: Kim Harris) Bermagui Breakers Club President Phil Summerfield said we're a very lucky competition to have...

FOGO rates of contamination better than industry standards

Bega Valley Shire Council says its food and garden recycling and composting scheme in the shire, known as FOGO, has a low rate of contamination, However believe some people are deliberately contaminating their FOGO green bin. In a report to council following a question from councillor Kristy McBain, council staff have...

FOGO rates of contamination better than industry standards

Bega Valley Shire Council says its food and garden recycling and composting scheme in the shire, known as FOGO, has a low rate of contamination, However believe some people are deliberately contaminating their FOGO green bin. In a report to council following a question from councillor Kristy McBain, council staff have...