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16 years ago May 16, 2008 Geelong’s new councillor has hit back at an MP who publicly mauled him over his call in last week’s Independent...

Maritime Museum Becomes More Accessible

The Queenscliffe Maritime Museum is more accessible for the community following the opening of a new all-abilities walkway, viewing deck and listening post. The...

Police blitz targets the west

Police have detected more than 150 offences during a major road safety operation across Victoria’s west including greater Geelong. Operation West Connect saw highway patrol...

Dog lovers unite for Million Paws Walk

Dog owners can take part in the RSPCA’s biggest annual fundraising event at the Geelong Million Paws Walk next weekend at Eastern Park. Kicking off...

Footage revealed following fatal collision

Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives continue to investigate a fatal hit and run in Norlane, with police appealing for any further information from the...

From paramedic to lawyer

Ambulance Victoria Barwon South West regional improvement lead Paul Jennings speaks with Jena Carr as he celebrates a significant career milestone following his admission...

More court space ‘critical’ following budget release

Bellarine Peninsula Basketball Association has called for more facilities following the allocation of funding for an Armstrong Creek stadium in the federal budget. ...

Power prevails after Duke’s seven

Newcomb consigned Ocean Grove to bottom rung on the BFL ladder, at least for the time being. In an entertaining game at Grinter Reserve, the...

Moolap victors in decider

It’s the beginning of finals for Tennis Geelong’s Summer Night Competitions, with the different sections spread over two weeks. Thursday Triples Section 1 this week...

Whiting flock to Stingaree Bay

The inner harbour has been offering some good fishing again this week with Stingaree Bay proving to be a standout for a variety of...

Eagles win 40-goal shootout

Newtown & Chilwell will head into this week’s clash against Bell Park after a win in a good old-fashioned shootout against Lara where 40...

Devils stay unbeaten after thriller

Corio’s unbeaten start to the Geelong & District Netball League season has coach Shayna Brown excited for the rest of the season. The Devils won...

Eagles win shootout

Newtown & Chilwell won a high-scoring game against Lara where 40 goals were scored for the afternoon. Independent photographer Ivan Kemp was at Elderslie...

Prog metal trio tour new EP

Progressive metal/hard rock three-piece Age of Emergence comes to Geelong for the first time this weekend as part of their east coast tour following...

Trash queen of cabaret

The self-styled Trash Queen of Australian cabaret Tash York has a simple message: it is okay to do what makes you happy. York brings her...

Craig Atkins: songs from the heart

Music has been a part of songwriter and storyteller Craig Atkins’ life for as long as he can remember. A gentleman of the road with...

Take mum on a journey

Orchestra Geelong embarks on a musical journey this Mother’s Day, and everyone is invited. Journeys: Across this and other worlds aims to take the audience...

Slowing down is harder than it looks

For local indie musician Stefan West, it’s all about timing. Many artists struggle with procrastination, or a lack of motivation or momentum stemming from self-doubt,...

Aussie divas going to Graceland

Two of Australia’s best-loved singers bring the music of Paul Simon to Geelong audiences when they perform at the Geelong Arts Centre (GAC) this...

Exclusive plant based degustation with Simon Toohey

A very special degustation is landing at Flying Brick Cider House when Simon Toohey, champion of sustainability and all things vegetal, hosts an exclusive...

Rock on at The Rock

These school holidays, The Rock Adventure Centre invites all kids and young climbers to embark on an exciting indoor rock-climbing experience. Escape into an adventure-filled...

A nurturing environment at Geelong Baptist College

Geelong Baptist College hosted a successful Twilight Tour on March 26 with nearly 30 families visiting the school. The tour provided an opportunity for...

Refurbishment a vital strategy

Homestyle Aged Care believes that the physical environment plays an important role in shaping a resident’s experiences. With an ageing population, the demand for high...

Celebrate women across our economy and society

International Women’s Day is an opportunity for us to recognise the progress women are making across our economy and society. It is also an opportunity...

Supporting women within the Bellarine

In a historic moment, for the first time ever in our state’s history, gender parity was achieved across the Victorian parliament. Equal women and...

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Power prevails after Duke’s seven

Newcomb consigned Ocean Grove to bottom rung on the BFL ladder, at least for the time being. In an entertaining game at Grinter Reserve, the...

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