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New charity spurs local disabled swimmers

A new local charity will help disabled swimmers achieve greatness like Bellbrae Down syndrome world champion Phoebe Mitchell, Geelong Swimming Club has announced. Geelong Swimming...

Big snapper back on bite

All the talk over the past week has centred on the big winter snapper biting in Corio Bay. Jovica ‘John’ Uzur ventured out under...

Scott plans end to the post-bye blues

Geelong Coach Chris Scott has “forensically analysed” his team’s “poor” record post-bye ahead of their mid-season break this weekend. “We’ve acknowledged that it has...

Trout about local waters

Winter got off to a great start last weekend with some fantastic trout fishing had all over the region. Lake Purrumbete saw brown trout to...

Coach ‘on edge’ as top spot looks firm

Chris Scott is “on edge” despite his Cats sitting two games clear on the top of the ladder. The Geelong coach was acutely aware the...

Local heritage shines in indigenous champs

Australia’s finest Indigenous surfers, including some local talent showcased their skills at Bells Beach during the national championships last weekend. The Australian Indigenous Surfing Titles...

Forecast of fine fishing

The next week has some pretty ordinary weather forecast but anglers shouldn’t let that discourage them from getting out and wetting a line. Snapper in...

Scott’s ‘adult chat’ to Gaz after report

Geelong will be without dual Brownlow medallist Gary Ablett this weekend after he received his first suspension of his 331-game career. The 35-year-old accepted a...

BMX champ, 11, to race at world titles

An 11-year-old member of a Geelong BMX club will compete in the sport's world championships next month. Geelong Thunder's Cameron Gatt will take on the...

Local grommets take home half of trophies

Surf Coast and Bellarine grommets took home half the trophies in the Victorian Junior Surfing Titles, which concluded at Jan Juc on Sunday. Jan Juc...

Freshwater, salt fire up

The past week saw the trout fishing only get better with lakes and rivers both producing great fish. Tullaroop Reservoir, near Maryborough, was a...

Cats ‘worked up’ for Suns

Despite coasting to a fifth-straight win last weekend, Geelong coach Chris Scott believes his group still has more to work on ahead of the...

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A man has died in a Norlane house fire this morning while a second man is fighting for life in hospital. Fire crews rushed to...

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