Archive for November, 2020

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

The Andrews government is pouring $6 billion into housing initiatives and planning changes it hopes will create jobs, kick-start economic activity, and help more Victorians into secure homes. The government will waive up to 50% of stamp duty on homes worth up to $1m for the remainder of this financial year, as part of a range of policies under its 2020-21 budget that Tim Pallas hopes would ‘encourage … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

The Andrews Labor Government is making it easier to see more of Victoria’s beautiful surf coast, unveiling a major upgrade to facilities and infrastructure along the Great Ocean Road to boost visitation and support jobs. The major Budget commitment ensures that the Great Ocean Road will continue to be a beacon for travellers as the state’s visitor economy recovers from bushfires and coronavirus.

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Our backyard – Aireys Inlet

As expected, the restrictions were eased on Sunday night and the influx of people to the coast began not long after. I ate at a local restaurant on Wednesday night with some good friends from Melbourne who were so happy to be back down the beach after many months of lock down when they were unable to access their beach house as they were determined to do the … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

Whilst many other parts of the world struggle to maintain the spread of COVID-19, it seems that Victoria has, for the moment at least, got things under control.Today Victoria recorded the seventh consecutive day of no new cases and no deaths. Melbourne’s 14 day rolling average of new cases has dropped to 1.3. Congratulations Melbourne.It is expected that restrictions will still be eased further from midnight Sunday. This … Continue Reading »