Category Archive: Warrnambool Standard

Early End For Veteran’s Service

WARRNAMBOOL’S Veteran Access Network (VAN) office will close sooner than planned. Image: Damian White. WARRNAMBOOL STANDARD, JULY 2014

In Fashion, Retro’s So Tomorrow | FEATURE

FROM catamarans and crockery, to go-go boots and genuine pieces from the 1930s and ’40s, Warrnambool’s op shops and vintage stores are a treasure trove of undiscovered gems with stories to tell. FEATURE // THE WARRNAMBOOL STANDARD, JULY 2014. Image: LEANNE PICKETT

Alex Roars Again After Tumour Trauma

GAME of Thrones’ Westeros might need to watch out for dragons, but Warrnambool has nothing to fear from its own much friendlier reptile, Alex the bearded dragon. THE WARRNAMBOOL STANDARD, JULY 2014.

Hitching A Husky Ride

SOME people drive, others walk, but when Jeffrey Vizon has somewhere to go, he prefers something a little more special — a husky-towed skateboard. PHOTO: DAMIAN WHITE

South-west service honoured during NAIDOC Week.

ALMOST a third of Victorian Aborigines who served Australia during World War I originated from the south-west region, and are among those honoured in this year’s NAIDOC week.

Auction Fund-raiser supports family

The community will rally together to raise funds to support the young family of Jock Anderson, who was killed in a tragic accident two weeks ago. Picture: VICKY HUGHSON