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Win for Geelong anglers

Anglers have won a 20-year campaign to “fix” Limeburners boat ramp and other facilities in Geelong’s north, according to a long-time local boating advocate. “We’ve...

MY GEELONG

Lethbridge teen Liam Clark has seen Australian rules football from two very different perspectives as both a junior player and an umpire. He...

Out and about

A big crowd watched the BFNL season-opener between Torquay and Ocean Grove at Spring Creek Reserve on a gloriously sunny Good Friday. Independent photographer...

Tales of grit from 1850

Bushrangers, settlers and ladies of the night will step out of the pages of history onto Johnstone Park on Saturday afternoon. Heather Threadgold joins a...

Howzat for a historical catch?

A silver emu egg trophy won in 1887 by South Geelong Cricket Club has returned home after spending years in northwest Victoria. Jenny Pollard, of...

Briefs

  Cats tickets Geelong Cats members will have to redeem tickets early for the side’s next game at GMHBA Stadium against North Melbourne. The Cats confirmed this...

Grovedale couple to share lotto win

A Grovedale couple plans to share most of their $800,000 lotto win with family and friends, they told officials this morning. The couple was one...

Revival back in November

The waterfront will again roar to life when the Geelong Revival Motoring Festival makes its return in November. Organisers cancelled the festival in 2020 due...

Injections begin at hub

Justine Watts is no stranger to injections as a type 1 diabetic. The Truganina local joined about 300 healthcare and emergency services workers receiving a...

Massive windfall after night shift

A Lara man discovered an almost $1 million windfall after having just worked the night shift on Monday. “I found out yesterday,” the winning man...

Bellarine MP to return in June following surgery

Bellarine MP Lisa Neville is set to undergo surgery today after her health worsened during the past month due to a chronic disease. Ms Neville...

Riders show mettle on the pedals

East Geelong grandfather Peter Baker hopes to entice a record 30 cyclists on a weekly ride from Geelong Showgrounds to Drysdale today. “I’ve put the...

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Hands on art for school holidays

Tiara Kara-Couzens joined a dozen Geelong teens trying their hand at traditional henna art under the tutelage of local instructor Hinal Merchant on Wednesday. Ms...