News and updates

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Central Geelong 40km/hr speed zone

Making our city’s streets a safe and user-friendly environment for everyone.

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Our heroic sea creatures are the new face of our bays

It is estimated there are only 150 Burrunan dolphins in Victorian waters and Port Philip Bay and Corio Bay are home to approximately 100 of them.

Recycle plastic toys
Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Recycling your plastic toys

City of Greater Geelong residents can recycle more items kerbside than ever before.

Dr Kathy Alexander - Chair of the Administrators
Thursday, 18 August 2016

Administrator’s message on rates

The annual rates process plays a key part in the City’s finances. As ratepayers you’re investing in this region, and we want to ensure the revenue the City raises from your rates is spent in a strategic and economically responsible way, in line with the community’s true priorities.

Wednesday, 17 August 2016

Futsal Geelong - Summer League 2016-2017

Futsal Geelong, City of Greater Geelong & the Football Federation Victoria (FFV) are pleased to announce the return of the Summer Futsal League across Two of the City's indoor sports venues. 

Wednesday, 17 August 2016

City withdraws three services following reduced NDIA full scheme funding

In line with a resolution passed by the previous Council in 2013, the City will stop providing house cleaning, personal care and community access support services following a significant reduction in National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) funding.

Monday, 15 August 2016

Schools Five-a-Side Futsal Leagues 2016

Futsal Geelong in cooperation with the City of Greater Geelong and the Football Federation Victoria are pleased to announce the arrival of a New Schools Futsal League that aims to get local students moving and having fun through sport.

Join in the Garage Sale Trail
Friday, 12 August 2016

Garage Sale Trail hits Geelong

Whether you’re looking for some retro bargains, want to de-clutter, or just to get to know your neighbours, Garage Sale Trail is for you.

Newcomb Secondary College’s new mural created as part of the graffiti prevention program
Monday, 8 August 2016

Turning graffiti into Street Art in local schools

A new graffiti prevention program aimed at reducing illegal graffiti and changing behaviours of young people has had stunning results at two local schools. 


Renovating old bikes
Monday, 8 August 2016

Free second hand bikes to boost bike riding

‘On Your Bike’, a new recycled bicycle program has been established in St Leonards as the result of a partnership between Bellarine Community Health, the St Leonards Men’s Shed and the St Leonards Progress Association.

Ryrie street Geelong
Friday, 5 August 2016

40km/h zone under consideration to improve CBD road safety

The City will be seeking the community’s views in the coming weeks on plans to improve the Geelong CBD’s safety by possibly introducing a 40km/h speed limit zone.

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