Changes in Metung village

Since the start of the pandemic there have been a few changes in the village, obviously the wearing of masks is one but the other obvious change is the demise of some businesses and the opening of new. One of the new businesses is The Local Metung. The Local Metung is the provider of thin…

Metung village update.

On Melbourne Cup Day last year, the building which housed a restaurant, bakery and real estate office was badly burned. I posted about it here. Since that time there was a period where nothing at all happened regarding the rebuild of the premises.  The bakery moved to premises across the road and the Lockwood Real…

Things are happening at the site of the burned out restaurant.

Melbourne Cup Day last year there was a fire at the Nautica Restaurant in Metung.  The result of the fire meant that the Bakery, a real estate office and a restaurant were no longer able to trade.  Demolition of the damaged parts of the building happened fairly quickly but then things came to a standstill. …

Misery in Metung

Earlier last week, Melbourne Cup Day to be precise, there was a fire in the main street of the village.  Unfortunately a complex of shops was badly damaged by fire.  At this stage it is not known what the cause of the fire was but the damage is extensive. The damage doesn’t look too bad…

Marvellous Metung

Sometimes I just need to remind myself why we live where we live. We had been for a walk and finished off with a drink at the pub.

Patterson Park progress or lack thereof.

I have just returned to Metung after a few days away and was surprised at what little progress has been made on Patterson Park.  The park was supposed to be finished by the beginning of December. There is still much to do as the concrete hasn’t been poured for the water play fountain and I…