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Australia Day family fun day cancelled

The Australia Day (Geelong) Committee has this week made the early decision to cancel the annual Australia Day function at Rippleside Park for the...

Connecting job seekers with work

The Gordon Institute of TAFE has been awarded a contract to run the federal government-funded Local Jobs Program for the Barwon region. The program, which...

Tourism industry excited to welcome back Melburnians

Geelong will be able to welcome back Melburnians and hospitality venues will be able to seat more customers this weekend, with restrictions set to...

Three charged over burglaries

Detectives from Geelong Tasking and Crime Intervention Taskforce and Brimbank Crime Investigation Unit have arrested three people over a series of commercial burglaries across...

Celebrating children across the Surf Coast

For a second consecutive year, the Surf Coast Children’s Week celebrations will be online, with a range of activities for families to enjoy indoors...

Lighting up Christmas

Geelong-based company Total Events is hard at work finalising the sound and light show for the arrival of Geelong’s famous floating Christmas tree. A behind-the-scenes...

Churches urge climate action

The leaders of several Geelong faith congregations came together this week to came together to call on the federal government to do more to...

Mt Duneed Road stretch to close for two months

Mt Duneed Road between Hunts Road and Willowite Road in Freshwater Creek will close on Monday for the next two months. The Surf Coast Shire...

Out and about

Independent photographer Ivan Kemp dodged the mid-morning showers on Tuesday to see what you were up to at Ocean Grove main beach.

Geelong a million-dollar city

The median house price in Geelong has hit $1 million for the first time as demand for property in regional Victoria continues to grow,...

Boost for tourism jobs

Hospitality and tourism businesses in Geelong, Bellarine and along the Great Ocean Road will be given a boost to find workers over the peak...

Restrictions eased across the state

With Victoria hitting its 70 per cent double dose vaccination target this week, restrictions have eased across the state. Lockdown has lifted in Melbourne today...

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Youngster’s climate plea heard in parliament

The passionate plea of nine-year-old Anglesea boy Evan to take action on climate change for the benefit of the younger generation was given voice...