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SKM silent on waste fate

The fate of Geelong’s recycling remains a mystery as processor SKM refuses to comment on where the waste will go after collections resume. Geelong’s council...

Refugee reality in exhibition

Drawing reminds Mutheinchri Ra of her life’s journey from growing up in a refugee camp on the border of Thailand to arriving in Australia. “Telling...

Taboo talk in Sacred night

“It’s time to talk about suicide,” according to the writer and social workers behind a new play broaching the taboo subject. Suicide: It’s Time We...

Knife raid ‘first’ for Torquay servo boss

A Torquay businessman has spoken of his shock after an employee was allegedly robbed at knifepoint this week. Monday's armed robbery was the first in...

OPINION: Put equality over merit when hiring

Last week I participated in The Great Debate in Melbourne organised by the Institute of Managers and Leaders - one of many events held...

City resumes recycling as waste crisis continues

Geelong’s council will begin recycling again after dumping 1600 tonnes in landfill at a cost of about $261,000. Council began diverting recycling to landfill on...

Kids’ birthday driver busted

A drunk driver on his way to pick up his children from a nearby birthday party blew almost four times the legal limit, police...

No charges over Geelong’s ‘dashboard baby’

A driver has avoided charges over video of a “dashboard baby” in Geelong, police have revealed. Images posted to social media and publicised this week...

Centre closer after $48m City Deal boost

Geelong’s planned $171 million convention centre is closer to becoming a reality after a $48 million boost to a federal-state agreement this week. The 1000-seat...

Kardinia Park kick-off for 16 A-League games

New A-League team Western United will play up to 16 games at Kardinia Park over the next two years, the stadium’s trust has announced. Local...

Police search for missing 15 y.o.

The disappearance of a 15-year-old girl in Geelong this month has prompted police calls for public assistance to find her. Kyla Menna went missing in...

Geelong father wins $1.3m

A Geelong father plans to pay off his mortgage and live a "stress-free" future after becoming a millionaire over the weekend. The man could not...

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PM’s $2 billion Geelong fast train pledge

Prime Minister Scott Morrison dodged protesters on Friday morning at Geelong Railway Station on his way to announce $2 billion for fast rail to...