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Flying fox looking through the playground
Friday, 22 July 2016

It’s playtime in Clifton Springs!

The new Jetty Road playground is now open.

Bellarine Youth Action Crew preparing for Friday night's PJ party at The Potato Shed
Thursday, 21 July 2016

BYAC PJ party and live music at the Potato Shed this Friday!

Young people aged 12-25 are invited to party in their PJ’s this Friday 22 July, 6 - 9.30pm at the Potato Shed, Drysdale.

About 120 people attended the City's first community meeting with its new Administrators on Wednesday night.
Thursday, 21 July 2016

Community meet with City’s Administrators

About 120 people attended the City’s first community engagement meeting with its new administrators in Portarlington this week.

Part of the study area being looked at by the State Government
Wednesday, 13 July 2016

Moolap coastal strategic framework plan

We're urging residents to provide feedback on a new coastal framework plan to help determine the future of the former Cheetham Saltworks, Point Henry and northern Moolap.

CEO Kelvin Spiller and Minister for Local Government Natalie Hutchins among a panel addressing the community
Wednesday, 13 July 2016

Citizens' Jury to decide on future Council for Geelong

The Minister for Local Government, The Hon Natalie Hutchins MP, announced that the Geelong community will begin a new phase of consultation in relation to our future governance structure.

The Geelong Library & Heritage Centre. Photo by Emma Cross
Tuesday, 12 July 2016

Geelong Library up for world title

The Geelong Library and Heritage Centre has been nominated for the Systematic – Public Library of the Year 2016 award, which is presented to the world’s best new public library.

Eastern Beach Reserve
Wednesday, 6 July 2016

We are looking for temporary mobile food services at Eastern Beach

We are seeking applications from suitable operators to provide take away food services for the 2016/17 summer season.

 Simonds Stadium
Friday, 1 July 2016

Simonds Stadium Trust Transition

The State Government today will assume responsibility for management of Simonds Stadium.

The Hill (cnr Shannon Ave & West Fyans Street)
Thursday, 30 June 2016

Community invited to celebrate The Hill mountain bike track opening

The City of Greater Geelong and the State Government officially opened ‘The Hill’ mountain bike park in Newtown today.

Regional parenting service
Tuesday, 28 June 2016

Regional Parenting programs are on again in Term 3 in 2016

Parenting programs are available for parents and caregivers in the Barwon South West Region.

Cat Townley (left) and Michelle McInnes with their ARV awards
Monday, 27 June 2016

Leisure Centre staff named best in the state

Three of the City’s Swim, Sport and Leisure staff were named best in the state at the recent Aquatics and Recreation Victoria (ARV) annual awards last week.


Community cautioned to be alert when using public toilets
Monday, 25 July 2016

Lounge suite pick up service
Friday, 22 July 2016

Foxholes of the Mind
Wednesday, 20 July 2016

Mattress recycling saves space
Wednesday, 13 July 2016

Chemical drop off day
Wednesday, 13 July 2016

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