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March 1, 2021

A repair budget?

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Susan Melhuish, Ewingsdale

The filming of Nine Perfect Strangers has been based in Kennedys Lane over the past few months. Over that time many large trucks have been coming and going; last night 20 trucks went past in a convoy.

Mostly, we do not mind the noise, and are happy to support the Australian film industry, however, we hope that the film company, or the Council, has factored into their budget repairs to the potholes left growing on our country lane once the last truck has departed.

 

 


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