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P Morrison
Wednesday, 28 September 2016

Enter the Geelong by Nature: Photography Competition

The National Wool Museum invites you to “put nature in the frame” and show us life through your lens.


The saleyards
Wednesday, 28 September 2016

City to pursue staged withdrawal of saleyards

Our Administrators have reiterated the resolution of the previous Council, to pursue a staged withdrawal of operations at the Geelong Saleyards.

Special offer starts November
Tuesday, 27 September 2016

Recycle your old mattress and save

Drop off your old mattress during November 2016 for only $10 (Normally $22.50).

Leopold Football and Netball Club President Brendan Thompson and the City's Paul Cotter with Leopold netball players on their new courts
Monday, 26 September 2016

Stage 1 of the Leopold Reserve sporting upgrade is complete

Stage one of the $2.5 million Leopold Memorial Recreation Reserve pavilion and netball court development is complete.

Professor Sohail Inayatullah presenting
Thursday, 22 September 2016

Professor Sohail Inayatullah community workshop - Video

If you missed the workshop - watch the videos - he talks about global issues like healthy cities, powerless citizens, change anxiety, lizard people and much more.

Dogs are allowed on Thirteenth Beach from 30W to 34W all year round and must be under effective control. Please keep your dogs close to the water’s edge and away from sand dunes to protect nesting hooded plovers.
Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Dogs on beaches

For many, summer in Geelong means long days enjoying the sun, sand and surf with family and friends.

Friday, 16 September 2016

Prolonged wet creates long list of repairs

The severe and prolonged wet weather of the past week has given the City of Greater Geelong an extensive list of road repairs.

An artistic impression of the Green Spine
Friday, 16 September 2016

Plans expand for the Green Spine

We are calling for qualified and experienced urban and landscape designers to submit tenders to extend the detailed design for the Green Spine project.

Fyans Park Kindergarten
Thursday, 15 September 2016

Fyans Park Kindergarten redevelopment

The capacity of the Fyans Park Kindergarten has more than doubled following a $1.2 million redevelopment of the centre.

Friday, 9 September 2016

Schools Five-a-Side Futsal Leagues 2016

A new innovative program developed by our sports venues team to help get kids involved in structured sport.  

Kardinia park netball
Friday, 9 September 2016

2016-17 State Government country football and netball funding program

Funding is available to assist grassroots country football and netball clubs, associations and umpiring organisations to develop facilities in rural, regional and outer metropolitan locations.

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