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Man with knife arrested in Manifold Heights

Geelong police arrested a man with a knife in Shannon Avenue, Manifold Heights during the early hours of this morning. At approximately 1.40am, police received...

Unmasked woman arrested for alleged police assault

Police have arrested a woman in Geelong after she allegedly assaulted two police officers and breached the directions of the Chief Health Officer on...

Man arrested after threatening police

Police have arrested a man who was not wearing a face mask, and who threatened police, in Geelong today. The man was seen behaving erratically...

BMX theft at Waurn Ponds

Police have appealed for information after a BMX bicycle worth around $500 was stolen from the Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre last month. On Wednesday, July...

COVID-19 count climbs

The number of active COVID-19 cases diagnosed in Greater Geelong residents has more than tripled within a week. The municipality today recorded 120 active COVID-19...

Pedestrian dies after being struck by car

Police will prepare a report for the Coroner after the death of a man, who was struck by a car in South Geelong yesterday. It...

100 days and counting

Geelong East Primary School preps celebrate their first 100 days at school today, amid a year like no other. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the milestone...

From sailor to lord of the Kraken

Blacking out from the pain of a back injury while training with the navy’s special forces was “a massive blessing in disguise” for Highton’s...

Pet pig permit demands ‘ridiculous’ – councillor

A Bellbrae family faces losing three pet pigs due to the lack of a planning permit despite Surf Coast Shire allowing a large-scale farm...

Siblings face off in inline hockey final

Siblings Talisha and Hayden Brooker faced off in an inline hockey grand final clash on Wednesday night as competition returned to Rollerway Newtown after...

Virus concerns close more schools

Western Heights College has become the latest of several Geelong schools to close amid COVID-19 exposure fears. Principal Fiona Taylor notified parents of the school's closure...

Foundation helps Melbourne mask up

A Belmont-based foundation has sold about 1800 masks in a fortnight to raise money in support of families living with diabetes. Type 1 Foundation began...

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Geelong records 21 new cases

Geelong has recorded 21 new COVID-19 cases in the city's largest daily increase since the pandemic began, according to the Department of Health and...