Exclusive Update, Sat. November 18, 3:30pm: It’s alleged one of the drivers was travelling over the 80 km/h speed limit on the wrong side of the road.
The driver was allegedly also alcohol and drug-affected, and should only have been driving a vehicle fitted with an alcohol interlock device.
Local weather turned warmer just in time for Oaks Day, Kinglake Ranges style on Thursday, November 9, as women of the district enjoyed Ladies’ Day in their finest outfits. Over 100 local women joined the day whilst tourists felt out of place in jeans and t-shirts when stopping for lunch at the Kinglake Pub. “I
Over a hundred local ladies have gathered in their finest outfits to celebrate Oaks Day, Kinglake style as the first locals began arriving just after midday, before the first Oaks Day race jumped at 12:15pm.
In preparation for what is predicted to be an above-average bushfire season, Murrindindi Shire Council has started its roadside slashing program, kicking off in the Alexandra area.
Entries close this Friday, November 10 for the sixth annual Kinglake Ranges Art Show, to be held at the Kinglake Community Centre, Cnr Extons and Whittlesea-Kinglake Road from Friday, November 24th until Sunday, November 26.
The Melbourne Cup is the race that ‘stops a nation’ but Ladies’ Oaks Day, Kinglake Style is the race-day that stops a township. On Thursday, November 9, ladies of the Kinglake Ranges and district dress in their finery for what’s now become a premier event of the Kinglake Ranges community. Started by then publicans Craig
A Glenburn Road home in Kinglake East was raided at dawn by Special Operations Group (SOG) police from Melbourne for alleged theft, a reliable source told Kinglake Ranges News.