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Top Cats lining up for return to team

By JOHN VAN KLAVEREN ENJOYING an unbeaten record while playing a swag of youngsters has put Geelong in a luxurious position for the second half...

Young guns set for ’hardened’ Sydney

By JOHN VAN KLAVEREN CATS coach Chris Scott is backing in his young guns against Sydney’s hardened premiership players in Friday night’s game of the...

Policing sports drug use ‘futile’

By NOEL MURPHY POLICING drug use in the AFL is probably futile, according to a Geelong academic. Deakin University law lecturer Martin Hardie also believes existing...

Varcoe surgery, Menzel pulls up well

Speedy Geelong midfielder Travis Varcoe had surgery on his troublesome shoulder today. Cats coach Chris Scott rued the shoulder injury that cut down Varcoe in...

Young ruck still blitzing

Geelong coach Chris Scott says he is still impressed with the improvement in young ruck weapon, Mark Blicavs. “We couldn’t be happier really. If we’re...

AFL announces ‘commission’ to oversee local footy

A new commission will oversee "community-based" football in the Barwon region, the AFL has announced. The nine-member AFL Barwon Region Commission would be one of...

Cats seek fast start to overcome Blues

By JOHN VAN KLAVEREN GEELONG could easily have been in Carlton’s position and fighting for its first win, Cats coach Chris Scott has conceded. “We’re not...

Weightlifter’s case set for global sport court

By JOHN VAN KLAVEREN THE case of Geelong weightlifter Daniel Koum appears headed for an international Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). Mr Koum was alleged...

Quiksilver jobs ‘safe’ amid lacklustre overseas trade

TORQUAY surfwear giant Quiksilver has posted nine per cent revenue losses in its regional breakdown of quarterly earnings, according to a report released last...

More kids ‘sticking up’ for hockey

JUNIOR hockey is experiencing a growth spurt as Geelong’s biggest club prepares for the 2013 season. Newtown Hockey Club’s Claire Barnes said numbers in the...

Big Cats sink teeth into fund-raiser for kids

THE CATS are putting their buns on the line to raise money for a charity helping kids with brain damage. Trent West sank his teeth...

Leaders call on golfers to play for McKellar Centre

THE leaders of two of the region’s biggest organisations have called for entries to an annual golf day raising money for Geelong’s McKellar Centre. Mayor...

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You Yangs koala tree planting project completed on National Tree Day

A project spearheaded by Koala Clancy Foundation has planted 1000 ‘koala trees’ on the northern slopes of the You Yangs to help the species...

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