The federal government announced funding of $286,000 for local roads infrastructure.
Collingwood coach Tom Hafey took training at Port Fairy ahead of the Seagulls grand final clash with Colac.
One of Hafey’s former players, rover Ronnie Wearmouth, was coaching Port Fairy.
A four-bedroom house was sold in Japan Street, Warrnambool, for $51,000. More than 30 people attended an auction for the house.
Kamahl was in concert at the Capitol Theatre while Granny’s Grave was at The Cally Hotel.
Dudley Moore was the star of the movie Arthur, which was screening at the Warrnambool Drive-In.
A Warrnambool to Melbourne train put on especially for people to travel to the Melbourne Show was heavily booked.
The Koroit Football Club’s under 18s award was won by future Brisbane Bears player Chris Stacey with future Carlton star Adrian Gleeson runner-up.