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Suburban Rail Loop faces major cost blowout
The entire project was initially going to cost $50 billion to build the loop running from Cheltenham to Werribee. So far, the state has allocated $11 billion for stage one. Advertisement.

Independent analysis puts the cost of building and running Victoria's Suburban Rail Loop at $200 billion
Key points: · Victoria's Parliamentary Budget Office [PBO] assessed the project at the request of Opposition Leader Matthew Guy · The PBO put construction costs for the first two stages at $125 billion with another $75 billion in operating costs...

Why didn't the governor general push back against Scott Morrison's secret ministries?
The prime minister, Anthony Albanese, has said he would not criticise Hurley, and legal experts say a constitutional crisis could have been triggered had Hurley refused Morrison's request. But they warn this saga has exposed how vital cogs of parliament...

Morrison's multiple portfolios: why the law has nothing to do with it
The go-to defence of pretty much everyone who is entangled in the scandal of Scott Morrison's self-appointment to five ministerial portfolios other than his own is that no laws were broken. But this alleged legality - which remains unclear - is barely...

Lota Skate Park Upgrade

Lota Skate Park facility is ready for an upgrade and Council commenced consultation from 4th October for 3 weeks. You can have your say at one of Two Public Consultation Sessions being held in Ed Devenport Rotary Park, Lota on Saturday, 16 October from 10am to 12noon.

Have your say and let us know if you want to have a 'Flat Bank with Ledge' or a 'Grind Ledge' or if you want a 'Slappy' Manual Pad, a 'Hubba' and Down Rail or a "Tight Pump Hump with Noping Edge. Let your views be known on your Skate Park.

See the draft concept plan.