Pier Pressure

There is a clear and compelling case for government funding of a new Yarra Street Pier.


Message from the Mayor

The Yarra Street Pier is vital for the future of our city!


The Greater Geelong Open Space Strategy - Have your say

The strategy will take a fresh look at all of the public open space across the City. Have your say by taking the survey before 11 July 2014.

Children's Centres in development

With the opening of the state-of-the-art Boorai Centre in Ocean Grove at the start of the year, there are now four children and community centres in various stages of development. All are on track to be open for the start of the 2015 school year

Library taking shape

Work on Geelong’s landmark library and heritage building is well underway.
A major excavation is taking place at the Malop Street site to prepare for the pouring of the concrete for the basement level.

New Residential Zones for Geelon

Amendment C300 to the Greater Geelong Planning Scheme will replace the existing residential zones.
Stead Park is home to the Geelong Hockey Association and is the region’s main hockey facility.

Myers Street hospital precinct to get a makeover

The section of Myers Street near St John of God Hospital is undergoing a makeover with new street trees, seating, footpaths and even a public use bookshelf about to be installed.


Central Geelong Action Plan

At a recent meeting council appointed six external committee members to the Central Geelong Task Force Special Committee to implement a 15-year blueprint to rejuvenate the city centre.

Our places... Coastal saltmarsh communities

Coastal saltmarsh, or mudflats, are vital to the stability and ecological diversity of our coast and are under increasing pressure from coastal development.

Old Yarra Street Pier

Fire that destroyed the historic cargo shed on Yarra Street Pier in 1988.

Upgraded facilities in Evans Reserve Corio

If you love soccer then you will love the new upgraded facilities in Evans Reserve Corio.

Dogs in public places

Looking for somewhere new to walk your dogs off leash in Geelong?.

In Brief

What's on