News and updates

City Hall projections
Thursday, 5 March 2015


Everyone’s talking about #GeelongChristmas! The stunning floating Christmas tree is drawing big crowds night after night, and it’s not just locals who are getting in the spirit.

Cr Andy Richards at Grovedale Community Hub with Grovedale Neighbourhood House Manager Beth Davidson
Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Buckley Ward snapshot- Councillor Andy Richards

Councillor update for Grovedale, Waurn Ponds, Marshall, Mt Duneed, Barwon Heads, Breamlea, Connewarre and Armstrong Creek.

There are a variety of volunteer roles available.
Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Cadel call for volunteers!

The Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race - promoted as the most beautiful race on earth, needs volunteers.

Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Iconic library dome taking shape

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre is more than a repository for books.

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.
Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Dogs on beaches

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

Portarlington’s iconic rotunda
Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Coryule Ward snapshot - Councillor Lindsay Ellis

Councillor update for part of Clifton Springs, Portarlington, Indented Head, St Leonards and Northern Rural Bellarine.

Bop Bop Karrong Barwon Heads
Tuesday, 16 December 2014

5 new community centres to open in 2015

By next year there will be five new centres opening their doors.

Changes coming to parking
Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Easier parking coming soon

We’ve been upgrading our parking machines so you can soon use an app to pay for parking via your phone.

Changes to waste collection on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day
Tuesday, 16 December 2014

No rubbish collection on Christmas Day

There will be no residential waste collection on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. 

Eastern Park stormwater harvesting facility
Tuesday, 16 December 2014

City of Greater Geelong by numbers

The Annual Report 2013-2014 provides a comprehensive account of Council’s performance, across the 120+ services we deliver to our 218,000 residents. 

Mayor Darryn Lyons
Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Mayor: one year on

It may be a cliché, but where has the year gone?!


Fridays After Work
Thursday, 18 December 2014

Landfill Relief Program
Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Clean up your neighbourhood
Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Recycling saves landfill space
Monday, 15 December 2014

Recycling not linked to plastic number codes
Monday, 15 December 2014

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