Archive for March, 2016

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

Welcome to Aireys Inlet

As we recover from the long weekend just gone,  we gear up for one of the biggest weekends on the local calendar with the Aireys Inlet Open Mic Festival on this  Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Set over 3 days, on 9 stages and  featuring 150 performances the event is free (gold coin donation recommended) and closes on Sunday with a special mystery guest. Last year the Hoodoo Gurus … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

Welcome to Aireys Inlet

Scientists studying the world famous Twelve Apostles on the Great Ocean Road, have discovered five previously unknown limestone stacks underwater.

Dubbed the Drowned Apostles, the surprise find means there has in fact been 17 of the columns in the ocean off the Great Ocean Road. The newly discovered stacks are four to six metres high and … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

Welcome to Aireys Inlet

It was interesting to hear this week that real estate had overtaken mining to become Australia’s most profitable industry.

Real estate provided $8.6 billion of taxable profit in a quarter, ahead of the old mainstay of mining which produced just $3.6 billion.

The latest figures from the Bureau of Statistics came amidst the … Continue Reading »