News and updates

The food trucks are back for Spring
Tuesday, 1 September 2015

Food Truck Friday in Central Geelong

Food Truck Friday returns on the 1st Friday of September, October and November.

77-79 Draper Street, Ocean Grove - The former Ocean Grove netball courts.
Monday, 31 August 2015

Ocean Grove property to support accommodation for people with disabilities goes to tender

We are calling for expressions of interest from Not For Profit organisations to take ownership of land at 77-79 Draper Street, Ocean Grove.

Geelong Mayor Darryn Lyons, Councillor Andy Richards and Tom Lonergan try out the CLO'ey food waste unit.
Friday, 28 August 2015

First Australian food waste composting trial launches in Geelong

Geelong is taking recycling to a new level as the first Australian city to run a pilot of food waste compost units in households.

Barwon Heads secured a community grant from Future Proofing Geelong and installed solar panel systems on five community buildings.
Wednesday, 26 August 2015

Geelong steps closer to a low carbon economy

At Council’s Tuesday night meeting, the findings of the Low Carbon Growth Plan for Geelong 2015 Update and the Future Proofing Geelong Impact Statement 2011-2014 were noted.

Simonds Stadium
Wednesday, 26 August 2015

Council to contribute $6M towards Simonds Stadium stage four redevelopment

The City of Greater Geelong has agreed, in principle, to provide up to $6 million towards the stage four redevelopment of Simonds Stadium on the condition that the State Government assumes management and operations of the stadium and Kardinia Park and absolves council of any ongoing financial contributions.

Indicative concept for the Little Malop Street bridge
Friday, 7 August 2015

Plan for Little Malop Street Bridge and pocket park

The Little Malop Street pedestrian and cycling bridge is set to be revitalised and a new public space created in a plan developed by the Central Geelong Task Force.

Friday, 31 July 2015

Tell us how you park in Central Geelong

A survey is underway to understand parking needs in our city centre.

Enrolments for 2016 kindergarten programs now open
Thursday, 30 July 2015

2016 enrolments now open for all City of Greater Geelong kindergarten programs

The City of Greater Geelong is now taking enrolments for its 3 and 4 year old kindergarten programs for 2016 across all of our children’s centres.

Tuesday, 28 July 2015

Summer Futsal League 2015-16

Come and join Victoria's largest junior Futsal competition this Summer at two great locations: the Leisuretime Centre in Bell Post Hill and Barwon Valley Activity Centre (BVAC) in Belmont.


Chrissie Swan is a presenter at the Geelong Small Business Festival
Tuesday, 28 July 2015

Chrissie Swan, Andrew Griffiths and Shark Tank’s Naomi Simson headline Geelong Small Business Festival

The 2015 Geelong Small Business Festival kicks off this Saturday with Australia’s top business experts ready to share their tricks of the trade.

Cr Kylie Fisher with mural in Centenary Hall
Monday, 27 July 2015

Young people in the north paint murals to brighten hall

More than 50 young people living in the Northern suburbs have come together to create two beautiful murals to brighten up Centenary Hall in Norlane.

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