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Aberdeen Street Baptist Church
Church services.
All Saints' Anglican Church

All Saints' Parish has a vision of living as a Christian community centered around joy, renewal and hope.

Join us for worship at any of our Sunday services Special Services catered for: Weddings...
Anakie Community Garden

The community garden will be used as a community space where people will have the opportunity to grow fresh food and propagate plants for their own garden; a place to share stories and make new friends.

The ga...

Anakie Community House

Anakie & District Community Group Inc (A&DCG) was established in late 1986 and now operates from Anakie Community House, which is located on the main road in Anakie, beside Anakie Primary School.


Anakie-Staughtonvale Hall
Hiring of this facility is managed by the Anakie Community House.
Anglican Church Parish of St John's

St John's provides the following services to the community:

Sunday worship services playgroups mainly music programme for pre-schoolers youth group bible study groups exploring christianit...
Anglican Parish of the Bellarine
Drysdale, Portarlington and St Leonards

Worship and community service.

Our mission statement is 'Called to know and worship Christ, to love and care for one another, and serve the community in God's name.'

Apex 40 Geelong

Our club provides an opportunity for Past Apexians to gather for a monthly dinner meeting, purely for fellowship.

Generally there is a 2 course meal, followed by guest speaker or some other activity.


Armstrong Creek East Community Hub

Armstrong Creek East Community Hub offers the following services and opportunities:

Maternal and Child Health Services Youth Hub Children's Centre Community rooms and bookable spaces including ...
Australian Multicultural Community Services

The Australian Multicultural Community Services (AMCS) is a community organisation<...

Australian Red Cross
Community Visitors Scheme

Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) is a Commonwealth funded program that connects a local volunteer with an elderly community member with similar interests. Together they will build a friendship and stay connected to the...

Australian Red Cross - local branches

Red Cross have been in Australia for more than 100 years working to improve the lives of vulnerable people, regardless of race, religion, political affiliation or geography. Join a Red Cross Branch for social monthly...

Australian Red Cross Shop
Donated goods including clothing, fashion accessories, bric a brac, furniture, books, kitchenware and homewares.
Bahai Community
Bahais are engaged in activities that contribute to the spiritual development of ourselves, our neighbourhoods, our nation and the world. On a daily basis we strive through prayer, study, meditation and acts of service ...
Bancoora Surf Life Saving Club

Patrol of the Bancoora Beach, Nippers Program and Young Guns Program for members 14 - 17.

Club rooms available for hire for private functions.

Barwon Child, Youth and Family
Cafe Meals Club
Youth with a Cafe Meals card are able to get subsidised meals from participating café’s in Geelong and Colac region (they pay $3 for meals up to $12). Other things café meals club does: Support,...
Barwon Coast Committee of Management Incorporated
Coastal management - recreation - environmental protection Caravan parks River and Port management.
Barwon Grange

Barwon Grange is an early Victorian Villa surviving alone form many fashionable mid 19th Century river frontage residences built along the Barwon, capturing and conserving an interval of time from 1855-1856.


Barwon Grove Golf Club Incorporated

The Barwon Grove Golf Club is a non for profit Golf Club which provides both sporting and social activities for the community, as well as a proud history in fundraising for under-privileged children.

The Club H...

Barwon Heads Association
This Association draws its membership from residents and ratepayers in Barwon Heads. It provides a forum for community discussion and a platform for community action.
Barwon Heads Community Arts Garden
Community based productive permaculture garden, art cooperative and environmental demonstration site. Contains a communal veggie patch as well as individual plots, an orchard, covered meeting space with cooking and sto...
Barwon Heads Community Hall

The Barwon Heads Community Hall is an historic building in the centre of town providing a venue for use by all members of the local and wider Bellarine and Geelong community.

Examples of events at the hal...

Barwon Heads Senior Citizens Club
Activities include: art group quilting cards and conversation hairdressing by appointment painting art drawing
Barwon Health
Carer Respite & Carelink Services

Information centres for older people, people with disabilities, and those who provide care and services.

Centres provide free and confidential information on community aged care, disability and other support se...

Barwon Health
Corio Community Mental Health Team
The Adult Mental Health Service provides community and in-patient services for people 16 - 65 years affected by serious complex mental illness.
Barwon Health
Bellarine Community Mental Health Team

Provides community and in-patient services for people aged between 16 and 65 years, affected by serious complex mental illness.

Community nursing Home based rehabilitation HARP - will support a person...
Barwon Health
Geelong West Community Mental Health Team
Provides community and in-patients services for people aged 16 - 65 years affected by serious complex mental illness.
Barwon Health
The Psychology Clinic
The psychology therapy, training and research clinic is a cognitive-behavioural based training clinic offering treatment for adults with anxiety or mood-related disorder.
Barwon Health Foundation

The establishment of the Barwon Health Foundation reflects the Barwon Health Board's commitment to strengthening its community.

This commitment will support Barwon Health in its mission to deliver comprehensiv...

Barwon Health/Barwon Child Youth & Family
Families where a parent has a mental illness(FaPMI)

A joint project initiative between Barwon Health Mental Health Services and BCYF

The service is for families where a parent has a mental illness.

Group programs for primary school aged chi...

Barwon Valley Activity Centre
Multi-purpose centre including markets, gym and sporting activities. Offers a wide range of activities for the community including many junior sport programs for children aged 3-12 years.
Batesford Hall
Hall for hire.
Bell Park Sport and Recreation Club

The club is active in the game of football, netball and cricket. This rangers from junior level right through to senior.

The club also has from a recreational angle a sporting bar, bistro and gaming lounge...

Bell Post Hill Bowls Club

Bowling all year round, with summer Pennant Bowls.

Twilight bowls every Wednesday at 5:00pm.

Winter tournaments Wednesdays and Friday afternoons.

Members open access to bowls green.


Bellarine Anglican Parish - St James' Hall

Large hall with stage, 2 meeting rooms for approximately 20 people boardroom style.  Facilities include:

commercial grade kitchen quiet and sunny 'cloister' suitable for board games or card play ...
Bellarine Community Health
Allied Health Services

Information and referral, adult day activities, community health worker, district nursing, footcare and podiatry,  dietitian, physiotherapy, primary care nurse, youth worker, speech therapy, social worker, Well W...

Bellarine Community Health
Bellarine Community Going Places
Bellarine Community Health utilises volunteers to deliver its 'Bellarine Community Going Places' program.  It is for people with mobility limitations living on the Bellarine Peninsula. People are picked up...
Bellarine Community Support Register
The Bellarine Community Support Register is a register of personal information provided by older people and those in need of community support living on the Bellarine Peninsula. The information will be accessed by the ...
Bellarine Friends of the Arts Society (FOTA)

Art groups who meet at the community space together with interested groups and any members of the public who enjoy the arts come together to inspire and support each other.

Organised gatherings, trips and gues...

Bellarine Historical Society
Preserves the history of the Bellarine Peninsula and makes information and artifacts readily available to the public. The society continues to grow and expand its collection of records for families and local history rese...
Bellarine Living and Learning Centre Incorporated

The Centre provides opportunities for recreation, social interaction, education, training and volunteering. 

Free computer and internet access is available. 

Lending library, assistance with fi...

Bellarine Mac Users Group Inc (BMUG)

A self help group of people using Apple Macintosh Computers, iPads, Laptops, iPhones, iPods dedicated to helping each other make the most effective use of their Apple equipment, software and internet access.


Bellarine Peninsula Church of Christ
church services craft/friendship group indoor bowls walking group.
Bellarine Presbyterian Church

We are a loving community of disciples, worshiping God together and working to see the message of Jesus bring new life—new life in us, and new life to the people of the Bellarine Peninsula.

We strive tog...

Bellarine Springs
Retirement village

Whether you are looking for inspiration or relaxation, the beautiful Bellarine Peninsula is the perfect place for you to explore.

With a home so close to the city and the bay, you can enjoy the best of both wo...

Bellarine State Emergency Service Unit
Victoria State Emergency Service (SES) is the control agency for flood, storm, tsunami and earthquake in Victoria, managing responses to these emergencies and helping communities to prepare through planning and education...
Bellarine Table Tennis Club

Recreational table tennis for all ages and abilities, playing five days a week.

5 tables, training robot available, some bats and balls available, tea and coffee supplied.

Belmont Central Combined Probus Inc

The purpose of our club is to advance intellectual and cultural interests among adult persons (both male and female) who have retired or are semi-retired from their former occupations.

Groups include:

Belmont Food Swap
Swap your excess garden produce or donate to access produce if you have no garden produce.
Belmont Highton Baptist Church
Church services.
Belmont Park Pavilion

Hall for hire (grey building under the bridge).

1 main room upstairs and 2 meeting rooms downstairs.

Currently utilised by 11 clubs.

Hiring of this facility is managed by the Committee of Managem...

Belmont Senior Citizens Club

Senior Citizens Clubs provide a relaxed environment where people can enjoy the company of others and participate in a wide range of activities.

Activities include:

bingo indoor bowls c...
Bethany Community Support
Housing Services

We provide a range of services for those who are homeless, at risk of homelessness or are public housing tenants.

Bike Safe

Bike Safe is a community group started by local cyclists in Geelong and the Surf Coast.

We aim to improve bike safety on local roads and paths in response to increasing accident rates and poor infrastruct...

Biser - Macedonian Cultural Artistic Association Geelong

The Macedonian Cultural Artistic Association - BISER (meaning Pearl) provides opportunities for young Australians of Macedonian background to get together, socialise, and maintain folk-dancing traditions and to expres...

Blind Citizens Australia - Geelong and Districts Branch

Blind Citizens Australia is the united voice of blind and vision impaired people throughout Australia.

Our mission is to achieve equity and equality by our empowerment, by promoting positive community attitude...

Bluebird Foundation Inc.

Bluebird Foundation is a community arts organisation creating and delivering quality arts programs that make a difference. We recognise the power of the arts to effect cultural change within communities resulting in i...

Brotherhood of St Laurence Community Store
The Brotherhood of St Laurence Store (op shop) Grovedale is an iconic warehouse sized store, which has been a part of the Geelong community for almost a decade and is run by a dedicated team of staff and volunteers who p...
Business Professional Women (BPW) Geelong
Business and Professional Women Geelong applies a professional and contemporary approach to delivering key professional and personal development opportunities for local women. At BPW Geelong, our aim is to empower and e...
Centenary Hall
Capacity Up to 300 people. Facilities Hall can be divided into three separate areas and includes: servery bar area stage change rooms kitchen Public Announcement (PA) system portable ...
Ceres Hall

The Ceres Temperance Hall is a sandstone building built for the Barrabool Hills Total Abstinence Society in 1862.

It is located in the semi rural village of Ceres, overlooking the beautiful landscape of the Ba...

Christ Church Anglican Church
Community Meals

Run entirely by volunteers, the Community Meals Program provides cooked breakfasts and evening meals to members of the community who come from a range of backgrounds including:

street kids homeless people...
Christian Reformed Church of South Barwon
Church services. Youth activities. Playgroup.
Church by the Bay

We are a family Christian church linked with the Baptist Union. 

Our focus has been on reaching our community of Portarlington, particularly children.

Church By the Bay
Community Kitchen
A program of the Portarlington Neighbourhood House, participants learn to prepare budget meals.
Circle for Natural Aid in Life Australia

A lecture about help and healing on the spiritual path with an introduction to the teaching of Bruno Groening. "There is no 'incurable' - God is the greatest physician", Bruno Groening.

The Bruno Groening Circ...

City on a Hill - Geelong

We are committed to cultivating communities of life, ove and mission.

Clifton Springs Community Men's Shed Inc

Our Shed is an enlarged version of the backyard shed that has long been part of Australian culture.

Activities include:

coffee/chat and socialising wood and metal work art games (poo...
Clifton Springs Garden Club

This is a group of people who are interested in gardening who love meeting other people with the same interest.

They all love to share their knowledge and love of all things gardening.

Everyone is welc...

Clifton Springs Golf Club Incorporated
Offer golf course for social golf and community groups room hire facilities.           
Cloverdale Community Centre

Cloverdale is a Neighbourhood House and Learn Local organisation providing a range of programs and activities including:

Learn Local pre-accredited courses aimed at developing employment skills or pathwaying...
Cloverdale Community Centre
Food swap

Swap veggies, fruits and plants, preserves, cakes and other produce.

Reduce your food miles and join us for coffee and cake.

Cloverdale Community Centre
Community Kitchen

Learn and share your knowledge of cooking, meet new people in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Coasters Social Group

Coasters Social Group is for single and partnered people in the greater Geelong area.

Members enjoy dining out, movie/bowling/trivia/pub nights, walks, wineries, adventure golf, and exploring the Bellarine and...

Cobbin Homestead and Chapel

Capacity: Non denominational chapel - up to 100 people. Suitable for weddings and meetings.

Part of Cobbin Farm Homestead.

Cobradah Homestead
Capacity Up to 50 people Facilities small kitchen tables and chairs free parking
Cobradah Senior Citizens Club

Club for the over 50s organising monthly day trips and twice yearly holidays at subsidised prices.

A very multicultural club with members from a wide range of countries, all of whom are now Australian!

Combined Probus Club of Geelong East
The Geelong East Combined Probus Club provides fellowship, fun, entertainment with informative speakers and trips, for retired and semi-retired professional and business people.
Combined Probus Club of Highton Inc.

Probus is a club of people, retired or semi retired over 55 years of age with varied interests who meet once per month for fellowship and hear interesting speakers on a wide range of topics.

Other club activit...

Combined Refugee Action Group
The Combined Refugee Action Group (CRAG) advocates for the rights of all asylum seekers and refugees. New supporters are always welcome.
Committee for Bellarine Incorporated
The Committee for Bellarine is an incorporated not for profit organisation dedicated to the Bellarine Peninsula Region by pursuing and encouraging a sustainable approach to growth. We lead and drive opportunities that ...
Community Agents of Sustainability (CAOS)
Network and Newsletter

The CAOS Network and Newsletter were set up by the City of Greater Geelong to improve links and information sharing within the local community development sector.

CAOS Network

A group of community dev...

Community Veracity
A non-profit organisation working to assist the community through formal qualifications and on the job experience. Also includes Cafe on the Common and On Common Ground (community store).
Conservation Volunteers Australia

Conservation Volunteers Australia involve the community in practical conservation projects in urban, regional and remote Australia. Volunteering with us around Geelong is a great way to learn about local environment...

Costa Hall

Deakin University has converted Geelong's old wool stores into a modern inner-city campus site which contains a state-of-the-art, 1500-seat concert auditorium.

This space is able to house large-scale concerts,...

Cottage by the Sea

Cottage by the Sea is a not-for-profit, non-government children's charity that relies on community support and charity donations to provide a service to over 1200 children every year.

We are committed to provi...

Country Women's Association - Bellarine Coryule
Night Branch

The Country Women's Association of Victoria Inc (CWA) is an organisation for country and city women living in Victoria and bordering towns.

It is a vibrant Association aiming "to improve conditions by communit...

Country Women's Association of VIC Inc - Drysdale Branch

Community Support, Leadership, Friendship, Fundraising,  Creative Arts, Music, Drama, Public Speaking.

Support to local Not for Profit Organisaions such as CFA, SES, Health Centres, Schools, Pallative...

Country Womens Association - Portarlington Branch
A non political group of women interested in their community and the state. Members come from all walks of life. Business meetings are held on the 4th Wednesday of each month. Social group meet 3rd Wednesday evening...
Court Network, Geelong
Non-legal support and information available for all people in contact with the courts, including victims, witnesses, defendants and families and friends attending court. 
Covenant Grace Church - Geelong

We are a Bible Based - Spirit filled church that believes in advancing the Kingdom of God in the earth through love, faith and power.

Loving our neighbors through the overflowing Grace of God.


Destination Dreaming
Destination Dreaming works with Bellarine schools to create sustainable community partnerships that teach students about global citizenship, self-awareness and social justice. Our programs develop Geelong's young p...
Northern Community Hub

Community garden including a demonstration and training garden. 

North Geelong Mens Shed program, multicultural garden, different groups with plots.

Diversitat Settlement Services
Cooking programs for refugee communities
Pre-vocational cooking programs for refugee communities.
Drought and Rural Assistance
A telephone hotline for farmers, their families and rural communities, providing information about drought assistance available through the State and Commonwealth Governments and the Drought Force program.
Drysdale Community Church
church services children's service ladies group youth activities op shop connected to Drysdale Family Support food parcels counselling services. ...
Drysdale Community Church
Counselling Centre

Counselling is a unique opportunity for people to explore issues of concern within their life, family or relationships.

We use the Christian Counselling model which is a blend of psychology, spirituality and t...

Drysdale Community Church
Second Chance Shop
At Second Chance Shop good quality used clothing and other second hand items are sold for very affordable prices.
Drysdale Community Craft Club Inc

Selling handmade craft items by local members and babywear, jewellery, embroidery, toys, pottery, wedding items, cards, etc.

Please contact shop for more information if you are interested in becoming a member....

Drysdale Day View Club

VIEW stands for Views, Interests and Education of Women.

We work to raise funds for The Smith Family's Learning for Life Program which assists underprivileged children and their families with costs for educati...

Drysdale Family Support
Second Chance Shop
At Second Chance Shop good quality used clothing and other second hand items are sold for very affordable prices.
Drysdale Fire Brigade

Drysdale Volunteer Fire Brigade is located on The Bellarine Peninsula and has been serving the local community since 1944.

Drysdale Brigade is a totally volunteer brigade of the Country Fire Authority of Victor...

Drysdale Harvest Basket Food Swap
Swap your excess garden produce. Excess is passed along to the local food bank or Men’s kitchen.
Drysdale Senior Citizens Club

Senior Citizens Clubs provide a relaxed environment where people can enjoy the company of others and participate in a wide range of activities.

Activities include:

bingo indoor bowls cra...
Drysdale Uniting Church
Christian Worship, Christian education and faith nurturing, Baptisms, Funerals, Weddings, mainly music, Op Shop.
Drysdale/Clifton Springs Community Association Inc.

The Drysdale & Clifton Springs Community Association aims to bring together people who live, work or study in the Drysdale, Clifton Springs and Curlewis areas of Geelong to build a stronger and better informed com...

East Geelong Golf Club
Golfing for everyone. Function room available for private functions, parties, weddings etc
East Geelong Senior Citizens Club

Activities include:

bingo indoor bowls crafts line dancing luncheons and social outings special interest activities trips and tours ...
Eastern Hub Geelong

A welcoming and inclusive community space in the east of Geelong, Eastern Community Hub offers activities for people of all abilities, ages and backgrounds and aims to increase the inclusion of people with disabilitie...

Eastern Hub Geelong
Food swap

Bring your excess garden produce, preserves and seedlings to swap with others.

Eastern Hub Geelong
Community Kitchen
Cook a healthy meal for just $5 in a friendly, welcoming group with a trained facilitator.
Eco Laundry Room - Geelong

Self service laundry - wash and dry.

With Eco Laundry Room, you get the best possible wash and dry experience in the world, that certainly reduces the impact on the environment.

Encompass Community Services
Hub 3219 & HomeStart

Hub 3219 & HomeStart is more than a pre-loved furniture store that will give a new home to your unwanted furniture.

It is also a place to provide work experience in a team environment for people who are ty...

Enterprise Monkey

Enterprise Monkey is proficient in building outstanding and dynamic applications for diverse business verticals.

We have a process oriented approach to app development and have successfully delivered projects t...

Evangelical Community Church Geelong
We are a gathering of people from all over Asia and Asia-Pacific including Australians who are committed to worship the Lord Jesus Christ corporately each Sunday.
Fairley Lodge / Sparrow Park

Home to Geelong West Brass Band.

We hire out the hall for most functions (excluding 18th/21st birthdays, bucks nights etc) -  seating for 100 plus available.

Fully equipped kitchen, main hall with...

Fight Cancer Foundation
Recycle Shop

The opportunity shop provides recycled goods to raise funds for the Fight Cancer Foundation.

Fight Cancer Foundation is a national charity dedicated to providing care, treatment and support for cancer patients ...

Freecycle Geelong

The Freecycle Network™ is made up of 5,315 groups with 9,144,329 members around the world, and next door to you.

It's a grassroots and entirely nonprofit movement of people who are giving (and getting) s...

Freemasons Victoria
Arlington Lodge No182
Arlington Lodge provides assistance to community groups by way of support at functions, fundraising and fraternal gatherings.
Friends of Begola Wetlands Inc.

As a Friends of group we, the committee, meet and advise the council of any improvements that can be made to enhance, protect, monitor, improve public awareness, public safety and any other enquiries from the public.<...

Friends of Brisbane Ranges
The Friends of Brisbane Ranges is an active group which was formed as one of the early frien...
Friends of Buckley Falls

Environmental care Friends' group, involved in revegetation and weeding on both sides of the Barwon River (Fyansford, Highton and Wandana), including Redgum Island between the Barwon and Moorabool Rivers.

The l...

Friends of Geelong Botanic Gardens
Guided Walks

The Friends of Geelong Botanic Gardens were founded in 1985 as a not-for-profit community organisation to support the Geelong Botanic Gardens. The Friends of Geelong Botanic Gardens support and celebrate the Geelong B...

Friends of Point Richards

The Friends of Pt Richards Flora & Fauna Reserve help protect and restore the biodiversity of this 62 ha reserve.

The reserve has important ephemeral wetlands, the nationally ‘vulnerable’ Growl...

Friends of the Bellarine Rail Trail

We look after the re-vegetation along the Bellarine Rail Trail from the Geelong Showgrounds to Drysdale.

We have also provided red-gum seats and picnic tables at locations along the Rail Trail.

Friends of The Bluff
Friends of the Bluff (FOB) is a group of volunteers formed in 1994. The members have a common interest: caring for the welfare of the complete ecosystem of the Barwon Heads Bluff. The main aims of the group are to: ...
Friends of The Lobster Pot
Barwon Estuary Heritage Centre provides glimpses of the marvellous diversity of natural and cultural history around the Barwon River Estuary area from marine life, aboriginal culture, mammals, shipwrecks with a  fea...
Friends of The Marine Discovery Centre
The FoMDC is a group of people dedicated to promoting and supporting the Marine Discovery Centre as an environmental learning centre of local, national and international significance.
Friends of the Ocean Grove Nature Reserve
The Ocean Grove Nature Reserve is a rectangular, 1.43 square kilometre nature reserve next to the town of Ocean Grove. It contains the only significant remnant of native woodland on the Bellarine Peninsula as it was pri...
Friends of Waurn Ponds Creek

Active since 2002, the goal is to restore and preserve the natural amenity of Waurn Ponds Creek and its floodplain. We are doing this by:

conserving our native plants, birds and fish creating a corr...
Geelong Agricultural & Pastoral Society
Conducts the Royal Geelong Show.
Geelong Animal Welfare Society

We are a not for profit, animal welfare organisation dedicated to caring for lost, unwanted, abused and injured animals in the Geelong and surrounding areas.

We receive no government funding and rely solely on...

Geelong Arena

The Geelong Arena is a multi use Sports and Entertainment venue, host of a wide variety of high class events. The venue houses four purpose built basketball courts, inclusive of the Showcourt/Auditorium suitable for ...

Geelong Auxiliary for the Royal Childrens Hospital
Geelong Auxiliary for the Royal Childrens Hospital fundraise locally in Geelong and at the Royal Childrens Hospital.
Geelong Botanic Gardens
Geelong Botanic Gardens is a fabulous regional garden.  Be inspired by heritage and contemporary landscapes which showcase plants from around the world.  Discover more through our guided walks and activiti...
Geelong Bush Dance Club

Promotion running of folk dancing.


Geelong Christian Media Inc
Community service announcements, contemporary gospel music and local church news, Christian News Service, 96.3FM. 
Geelong Classic Cinema Inc
A community group for those who enjoy Classic Films from all eras.
Geelong Community Foundation

The Geelong Community Foundation exists to make a lasting difference to people in the Geelong Region. The Geelong region has needs which are not being met from other funding sources. The Geelong Community Foundation ...

Geelong Community Men's Shed Inc.
The group has partnered with Diversitat to build a shed on the site of the Northern Community Hub (formerly DW Hope Centre) in Arunga Avenue, Norlane. Activities include woodwork and metalwork, individual and community ...
Geelong Community Support Register
The Register is a database of personal information voluntarily provided by those in need of community support living in the City of Greater Geelong. The information collected can be accessed by the Police and other emerg...
Geelong Conference Centre

The Geelong Conference Centre provides a premium, tranquil and distraction-free environment.

Our facilities are conducive to hosting some of the best mid-week or weekend residential training, conferences, chur...

Geelong Cycling Club Inc

The Geelong Club is the only club in the region to offer road and track racing in all age categories from Juniors, through to Seniors and Masters.

We also have developed a range of social rides.

Geelong Day VIEW Club
Supporting education of disadvantaged children

VIEW Clubs of Australia enable women to build friendships and support the work of The Smith Family.

We currently support 5 deserving children through school as part of the The Smith Family's 'Learning for Life...

Geelong Dog Social Group (GDSG)

The Geelong Dog Social Group has been set up to be a friendly, fun and socially-interact...

Geelong Dutch 50 Plus Club
Seniors socials.
Geelong Dutch Clubs
An association with delegates from every Dutch club in Geelong working together to promote the dutch culture and heritage
Geelong East Men's Shed (GEMS)
A growing group of 90 men who meet 5 days a week for companionship and work in our workshop with other retired men aged 50+. We complete community service activities and health related programs.  
Geelong Food Assistance Network

The Geelong Food Assistance Network's (GFAN) primary purpose is to provide coordination of a regional approach to meet the needs of those experiencing food insecurity because of economic circumstances in the Greater G...

Geelong Friends of Viqueque
A partnership between Geelong community organisations linking with the district of Viqueque on community projects and priorities. Viqueque is an East Timorese district 195 km southeast of Dili. Members of the Geel...
Geelong Heritage Centre

General assistance and advice on accessing the collection of historical records and information of the Geelong and Barwon Region held by the Heritage Centre.

Advice and provision of access to research too...

Geelong Highland Gathering Association
The Geelong Highland Gathering is one of the most popular, and comprehensive displays of Scottish culture, livestock, merchandise and musical folklore (and forms part of the late summer Victorian circuit of Highland Game...
Geelong Historical Society

The Geelong  Historical Society was founded in 1944 and carries out research into the  history of Geelong and district.

The results of this are presented via monthly meetings. These meetings are open...

Geelong Hydroponic Gardening Inc
A hydroponic group involved with the legal growing of vegetables, flowers and fruit.
Geelong Interfaith Network (GIN)
Creating a spirit of mutual respect, trust and understanding. Membership – Approx. 26 members from more than 18 faith groups. Includes – Hindu, Muslim, Budhist, Quaker, Mormon, Christian Science, Anglican...
Geelong Irish Society Inc
The Geelong Irish Society Inc aims to encourage and promote by appropriate means, Irish national and cultural heritage and to enhance socially, Irish, Australian relations.
Geelong Italian Pensioners Club

Social activities for seniors. Activities include: 

luncheons and social outings special interest activities trips and tours  Card games ...
Geelong Legacy Units
Fourteen independent living units are available for widows/dependants of deceased ex-service personnel.
Geelong Little Athletics Centre Inc

Geelong Little Athletics Centre Inc provides an athletics coaching and competition for children aged between 5 and 15 years.  

The Centre has 9 associated Clubs covering the Geelong, SurfCoast and Bellarin...

Geelong One Fire Reconciliation Group

Grassroots community group aimed at promoting reconciliation locally and connected to Reconciliation Victoria.

Meetings each month cover: discussion, presentations, movies, activities.

Geelong Orchid & Indoor Plant Club Incorporated
To support and encourage the hobby of growing orchids and indoor plants in the Geelong region. To provide a happy and informative environment for club members to enjoy at all our meetings and functions. To...
Geelong Organic Gardeners
Geelong Organic Gardeners inform people how to grow organic produce for themselves.
Geelong Parents and Friends of Deaf and Hearing Impaired Children Support Group
Support group for parents with children that are deaf or have a hearing impairment.
Geelong Performing Arts Centre (GPAC)

Art and community, growth in activity, innovation, outstanding spaces and people - a region renowned for its artistic energy and engagement.

Geelong Performing Arts Centre (GPAC) was built on the enthusiasm and...

Geelong Prostate Support Group
Provide information, advice and assistance to men and their partners, who have been affected by prostate health issues.provide information and advice to anyone who has an interest in, or concern about, prostate health. ...
Geelong Regional Library
Your local library is a great local resource providing a world of knowledge and entertainment through 16 libraries and mobile libraries that service the City of Greater Geelong, Surf Coast Shire and Golden Plains. Libr...
Geelong Regional Library Corporation

The library corporation provides library services within the local government areas of: Borough of Queenscliffe, City of Greater Geelong, Golden Plains Shire and Surf Coast Shire.

Services are provided through...

Geelong Regional Library, Corio

Your local library is a great local resource providing a world of knowledge and entertainment through 16 libraries and mobile libraries that service the City of Greater Geelong, Surf Coast Shire and Golden Plains. Li...

Geelong Regional Library, Waurn Ponds

Your local library is a great local resource providing a world of knowledge and entertainment through 16 libraries and mobil...

Geelong RSL

The Geelong RSL Club is one of the leading function centres in Geelong.

Dining, fun and games, veterans’ services, concerts, shows and even sports – we provide it all, including a children’s ...

Geelong RSL Pipes and Drums
Geelong RSL Pipes and Drums is Geelong's leading pipe band performing at many local attractions. The band is available  for performances either the full band, mini band,  solo pipers /solo drummers.
Geelong Viqueque Friendship Schools
The GVFS mission is to improve educational opportunities for the over 4,000 students living in the district of Viqueque, Timor Leste. We also aim to create friendships across borders and enhance the awareness and apprec...
Geelong West Community Garden Inc
The Geelong West Community Garden was established in 1985. It is a wonderful facility for those who don't have room at home to grow vegetables and/or simply want to garden with others in a tranquil environment. Garde...
Geelong West Neighbourhood House

We offer various affordable activities and special interest groups for all ages such as  yoga, art, mosaics, craft

We have an emphasis on sustainability, family and community events. GWNH was establis...

Geelong West Senior Citizens Club

Senior Citizens Clubs provide a relaxed environment where people can enjoy the company of others and participate in a wide range of activities.

Activities include:

bingo  indoor bowls ...
Geelong West Town Hall


Supper Room: up to 70 people dinner-style setting and up to 120 people theatre-style setting Main Hall: up to 400 people dinner-style setting and up to 500 people theatre-style setting.


Geelong Winegrowers Association

The Geelong Winegrowers Association (GWA) is the voice of the Geelong Wine region. We represent wine growers, wine producers, tourism partners and affiliated entities.

The GWA embraces three dynamic sub regions...

Geelong Youth Choir

The Geelong Youth Choir has been a Geelong treasure for 30 years, contributing to and supporting a large range of local events and providing musically rich experiences for young singers.

The choir was founded ...

Mental Health Services

genU has supported people dealing with mental illness, as well as their families, friends and carers, for more than 60 years.

Personal Helpers and Mentors program (PHaMs) A mentor will spend time helping you re...

genU Inclusion
Striking strategic connections between the business and community sectors is what we’re all about. Every day, genU Inclusion inspires and educates people to engage with each other for the benefit of all. From host...
Giuliani Senior Citizens Association

Social activities for seniors. 

Activities include:

Bingo bowls card games pool.
Give Where You Live
Give Where You Live is Geelong’s leading philanthropic organisation working to alleviate disadvantage within the Geelong community - to Build a Better Geelong. Give Where You Live has been helping to reduce disad...
Grovedale Baptist Church
Church services and Pastoral Care Playgroups Broadband for seniors kiosk Friendship group  for older adults
Grovedale Community Garden Inc

Founded in 1983, the non-profit Grovedale Community Garden is 40 plots nestled within 1 acre and is dedicated to building and sustaining organic growing throughout Australia.

It is one of the oldest community g...

Grovedale Food Swap
Swap your excess garden produce.
Grovedale Men's Shed Inc
Men's shed.
Grovedale Neighbourhood House
Community Kitchen

Learn to cook a meal for $5 or less.

Friendly, welcoming group; no prior skills required.

Grovedale Neighbourhood House

A friendly and vibrant multipurpose facility, featuring many spaces for hire including a computer hub, meeting rooms, a large hall with kitchen and a Learning Centre. 

Regular activities include:...

Grovedale Senior Citizens Club

Grovedale Senior Citizens provide a relaxed environment where people can enjoy the company of others and participate in a wide range of activities.

Many activities to choose from including:

bingo ...
Grovedale United Services Memorial Hall
Hall for hire - please phone us for information and bookings. Hiring of this facility is managed by a community group.
GROW - G21 Region Opportunities for Work

GROW is an initiative of the G21 Geelong Region Alliance and Give Where You Live.

GROW aims to counter ongoing joblessness and place-based disadvantage in the G21 Region.

Hamlyn Heights 'The Ballroom'
This facility is managed by a community group.
Hamlyn Heights Probus Club
Friendship, fellowship,,monthly meetings and speakers, morning teas, after meeting lunches, a range of interest clubs and short holiday breaks.
Harry Levett Music Tuition

Lessons are available in guitar, bass and ukelele. Each lesson is customized to suit the student's individual goals.

I have:

over 25 years experience as a guitar teacher and over 40 years experienc...
Heart Foundation Australia
Lara Walking Group

45-60 minute health and fitness walks.

Parents with prams welcome.

Heaven Cent Op Shop

We welcome you all to come and find yourself a bargain!

Come and say hello to our unpaid volunteers who support the Bellarine Gateway Anglican Parish.

Highton Food Swap
Swap your excess garden produce.
Highton Recreation Centre
Space for hire.
Highton Senior Citizens Club

Activities include:

bingo indoor bowls crafts line dancing luncheons and social outings special interest activities trips and tours. ...
Holistic incontinence Pty Ltd

We are Geelong based business providing incontinence products to the people and communities in geelong.

Our products include:

Adult diapers/nappies Pull up pants etc
Holy Family Catholic Church
Church services.
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
Church services.
Holy Trinity Leopold
Church services.
Hope Community Garden - Northern Hub

The Hope Community Garden was initiated in 2005 with Federal funding through Skills Victoria. It was funded to create opportunities for culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) clients to enrol in a Certificate 1 ...

Humans in Geelong

We aim to inspire!

We are a small team of ‘Not for Profit’ volunteers who report on the ‘good news’ stories of our home town Geelong, and the Greater Geelong area. The stories are about...

Hungarian St Laszlo Senior Citizens' Social Club Inc.
A program, varying from time to time, provides social, cultural and recreational activities for elderly members of the Hungarian ethnic community aged over 55 years.
Indented Head Community Association Inc
The Indented Head Community Association represents the residents of Indented Head and has been involved in the formation of Strategic and Structure Plans for the community, as well as the Guidelines for Walkable Coastal ...
Indented Head Hall
Bellarine Bayside Foreshore Committee of Management
Positioned right on the picturesque waters of Port Phillip Bay, the newly refurbished hall is the ideal location for your next function. With updated bathrooms, a newly refurbished kitchen and freshly varnished floors, ...
International Quota Club of Geelong Inc.
International Service Club for Women, raising money for local charities.
Jamie's ministry of Food
Jamie's ministry of Food

Jamie's Ministry of Food is a 5 week cooking program designed for people who are looking for ways to improve their kitchen skills and learn all about health and nutrition surrounding food.

We teach people how t...

Jirrahlinga Koala & Wildlife Sanctuary
Cares for injured animals and wildlife and also has an 'open to the public area'.
Kardinia Church
contemporary Christian church. youth groups mens and ladies activities connect groups Sunday school - children's church young adults activities play groups creative arts family progra...
Kardinia Senior Citizens Club

Senior Citizens Clubs provide a relaxed environment where people can enjoy the company of others and participate in a wide range of activities. 

Activities include:

bingo indoor bowls ...
KIDS Foundation
The KIDS Foundation, is a health promotion charity and national leader in childhood injury prevention and injury recovery. KIDS Foundation Injury Prevention provides resources to over 700 primary schools and delivers q...
Kiwanis Club of Geelong
Organises fundraising events and performs community projects to raise finances for people who have disabilities, especially children and the elderly.
Lara and District Men's Shed
Lara & District Men’s Shed (LADMS) was formed in 2010 when a need was recognised in the rapidly expanding  community of Lara and the surrounding district for a place where members could meet, seek support ...
Lara Community Garden and Art Precinct (LCGAP)

At LCGAP we offer individual plots and communal areas for shared gardening.

Promoting healthy eating, healthy communities and working together for a sustainable future using organic and permiculture practices....

Lara Hall
Lara Hall is available for hire. It has a capacity to seat up to 200 people theatre style setting and up to 150 dinner style setting. The hall includes a stage, change rooms, kitchen, heating, fans, table...
Lara RSL
Lara Sub. Branch R.S.L

The Lara RSL building was built in 1865 and is one of the oldest buildings still in use in Lara. It has been the headquarters of the Lara RSL since 1950 and is open for visitors on request.

For informatio...

Lara Senior Citizens Club

Senior Citizens Clubs provide a relaxed environment where people can enjoy the company of others and participate in a wide range of activities.

Activities include:

bingo indoor bowls luncheons...
Lara Woodworkers Inc

Group open to all men and women. Members help each other with projects, make toys and games for children's ward at Geelong Hospital plus demonstrations and sales by members at Lara Christmas market and Little Riv...

Laughter Club Geelong
Free laughter yoga session

People wanting to share some laughter each week, or on the odd occasion, can come together for a free half hour laughter session.

Under a trained leader they laugh without resorting to jokes and humour, using ...

Leisure Networks
Community sport, recreation and health promotion

We are a resource available to community sport and recreation clubs helping them to build strong, inclusive and sustainable community sporting groups. 

We are interested in working with Committees and spor...

Leopold Combined Probus Club Inc

The Probus Club is an association of active retirees, the basic purpose of which is to provide regular opportunities to keep minds active,expand interests and enjoy the fellowship of new friends.

Probus Clubs a...

Leopold Community & Learning Centre

Leopold Community & Learning Centre is where the community connects.

We are a community-based organisation providing local residents with opportunities to learn, develop, and socialise.

Regardless ...

Leopold Gateway Probus Club Inc
To promoting the development of friendship, fellowship and the advancement of intellectual interests for active retirees.
Leopold Men's Shed

The Leopold Men's Shed commenced in March 2012 and we now have 65 members from Ocean Grove, Leopold and the greater Geelong area.

We have movie nights, regular social dinners, regular sausage sizzles, and bus ...

Leopold Senior Citizens Club

Senior Citizens Clubs provide a relaxed environment where people can enjoy the company of others and participate in a wide range of activities.

Activities include:

bingo indoor bowls crafts...
Leopold Toy Library

The Leopold Toy Library offers a toy lending program where families and carers can access quality, educational, age appropriate toys, on a regular basis. There are a variety of toys that cater across the developmental...

Leopold War Memorial Committee Inc

We are the Community group that built and helps to maintain the Leopold War Memorial. 

We also run services at the Memorial on Anzac and Remembrance Day.

Lifeline Op Shop - Belmont

A smaller more intimate style of shopping is achieved in this store.

The main items sold in this store are clothing for everyone, jewellery, books, shoes, accessories, linen, bric-a-brac, cushions, bedding, be...

Lifeline Op Shop - Breakwater

We now have a store in the same location as the warehouse and distribution centre. We invite you to drop-off your preloved items that are of good quality and resaleable to this centre.

We can make arrangement...

Lifeline Op Shop - Drysdale

This store is made up of two shops adjoining one another and it resides in our beautiful “Village Walk” shopping complex just off Clifton Springs Road.

We have holiday makers frequenting our store ...

Lifeline Op Shop - Grovedale
Lifeline op shops sell pre-loved items including homewares, clothing, bric a brac, books and furniture.
Lifeline Op Shop - Newcomb

The Newcomb store is one Geelong Lifeline’s latest outlets, providing an array of products at affordable prices.

Please visit the Newcomb store to inspect our range of clothing, bric-a-brac, menswear, fu...

Lions Club Geelong Corio Bay

The Geelong Corio Bay Lions Club is very active within the Geelong community. We provide service both through fund raising and and club projects.

Our club consists of a wide range of people from all ages and b...

Lions Club of Clifton Springs Curlewis
We are a volunteer community group - chartered with the world wide Lions International Organisation. We raise funds by cooking snags at your locally hardware shop to be used to benefit community groups like CFA, SES...
Lions Club of Corio Norlane

Run Lions Golden Opportunity Shop at 55 Alkira Avenue in Norlane.

Support BBQ's

Donate Bicycles

Donate Computers

Run Bike Education Trailer

Support collection of Gate takings at Nort...

Lions Club of Geelong Breakfast Inc.

Lions Clubs are involved in service activities that benefit the local and international communities.

Youth of the Year is a truly rewarding activity run by Lions.

National Tree Planting Day is another....

Lions Club of Geelong-South Barwon Inc
Assist with Manpower for: Airshows Downunder. Geelong Yacht Race weekend, Bike races, Royal Geelong Show, Geelong Race Club,and other events when requested. Sale of Legacy Badges, Anzac Badges, Lion Mints, Christmas Cake...
Lions Club of Grovedale Waurn Ponds

Grovedale Waurn Ponds Lions Club is very active in the Geelong region and particularly the Grovedale area.

We provide service through fundraising and club projects. Some activities include a regular sausage si...

Lions Club of Leopold
community service group support for the less fortunate on a request basis ability to provide catering services in emergencies e.g. floods, bushfires support for medical research particularly to do wit...
Lions Club of Ocean Grove Barwon Heads

Lions is the world`s largest and most active community service club organisation.

The Lions Club of Ocean Grove Barwon Heads Inc serves the communities of our part of the beautiful Bellarine Peninsula in Victo...

Lions Club Portarlington - Drysdale

Our Club serves the North Bellarine Peninsula encompassing the towns of Portarlington, Drysdale, Clifton Springs, Indented Head, St Leonards and surrounding districts.

Little River Historical Society Inc
The Little River Historical Society was formed in August 2003 with the aim of collecting, preserving and promoting this precious heritage.
Lunan Tennis Club
Tennis courts and club
New members welcome.
MacKillop Family Services, Geelong
MacKillop Family Services is one of the largest providers of special support services to vulnerable and disadvantaged children, young people and their families. Our service delivery is characterised by seven distinct the...
Manifold Heights Baptist Church
Church services.
Manifold Heights Community Garden
A small, friendly, chemical free community garden providing a social link and an educational resource for the local community.
Manifold Heights Food Swap

Swap your excess garden produce.

Produce from schools forest garden also available.

Maori Community Of Geelong
Cultural community focussing on learning and sharing - teaching our valuable culture through song, dance, stories, food and the arts; togetherness, geneology, traditions and family.
Marcus Hill Hall

Hall for hire.

For information and bookings phone after 6:00pm. Hiring of this facility is managed by a community group.

Me Well Barwon (Mental Health & Wellbeing Australia)
Rehabilitation and Support Services
Rehabilitation and Support Services for people with mental illness.
Mount Duneed Hall

Small hall for hire in Mount Duneed for approximately 40 people.

There is a small kitchenette and tables and chairs are provided.

This hall has a curfew of midnight.

Mount Duneed History Group

The Mount Duneed History Group is a subgroup of the Mount Duneed Progress Association.

We research the history of Mount Duneed, Freshwater Creek, Connewarre and surrounding areas.

Mount Duneed Progress Association

The Mount Duneed Progress Association is a group of residents from Mount Duneed and district who meet to monitor local issues.   Monthly meetings provide residents with the opportunity for social interactio...

National Seniors Australia - Bellarine Peninsula Branch

For all people over the age of 50.

Monthly meetings with a variety of guest speakers, outings and fund raising for aged care. 

National Seniors Australia Geelong Branch

The NSA Geelong Branch was formed in 1994, and over that time has seen many members come and go, with about 30 members regularly now attending meetings.

We welcome new members and interested visitors.

National Trust of Australia (Victoria) Portarlington Mill
The Portarlington Mill is a 150 year old sandstone building originally built as a flour mill but now available for all types of exhibitions, social events, weddings and general visits.
National Wool Museum

The timeless Australian story of wool combined with exciting contemporary exhibitions, presented in an historic bluestone woolstore just one block from Geelong's vibrant new waterfront.

The Museum's busy calen...

Naval Association of Australia Geelong Sub Section (Navy Club)
Veterans, Current and Ex Service community

Naval Association of Australia Geelong Sub Section The club is located at 90 – 92 Skene street Newtown; Geelong, Victoria has been a proud, long standing club since the late 1940's supporting both veterans and c...

Neighbourhood Houses - Barwon

We work within a community development framework to support the sustainability, development and growth of members and the Neighbourhood House movement.

The network supports the diversity, and autonomy of i...

Neighbourhood Watch Geelong and the Surfcoast
Neighbourhood Watch Geelong is a community based crime prevention program aimed at creating safer communities.
Newcomb Hall

The former home of the Newcomb Senior Citizens Club is now available for hire as a hall and meeting venue. 

The venue has an overall capacity of 200 with a main hall and a meeting room which can be divide...

Newcomb Library Meeting Rooms

Newcomb Library offers a versatile meeting room with capacity for larger events or gatherings.

See website for more details.

Norlane Baptist Church

Norlane Baptist is a small and local neighbourhood based church.  

The church community is a wonderful network of relationships connected through a shared life together.

The Norlane Baptist Church ...

Norlane Church of Christ
Church services.
Norlane Community Centre
Community Garden

Norlane Community Fruit, Herb and Vegetable Garden is self managed by residents of all ages, cultures and abilities, to grow fresh healthy fruit and vegetables for their own use.

Contact us if you are interest...

Norlane Community Centre

Norlane Community Centre provides opportunities for local people to connect, learn and contribute in their local community through social, community development, recreational and support activities.


Norlane Community Initiatives

We aim to care for people and place through programs and initiatives that seek to address specific community needs around social isolation, supporting families, food security, activating local leadership, health and w...

Norlane Community Kitchen
A general cooking group available to everybody in the community.
Norlane RSL

Norlane RSL are a friendly Sub Branch.

We have pool tables and dart boards and competitions running for each.

On Friday nights they hold weekly raffles with plenty of prizes to win. 

The ve...

Norlane Senior Citizens Club
A meeting place and drop-in centre providing social support and recreational activities for people aged over 55 years.
North Shore Anglers Club
North Shore Anglers club is a local family friendly club that aims to welcome everyone and keep our outings/comps to our local area.
North Shore Football & Netball Club Inc
Football and netball club.
Nutritious Living Geelong
Supermarket Tours
As a qualified Nutritionist, I am overwhelmed by the amount of digestive related symptoms that walk through my door. The digestive process is very important and is wonderful when it is working smoothly, but when it's not...
Ocean Grove Baptist Church
Ocean Grove Baptist Church is a church committed to: Reaching out and ministering the love of Jesus to the community and world around us Training and equipping believers for their works of service for the Kingdom of G...
Ocean Grove Community Association Incorporated

The Ocean Grove Community Association is firmly established as the town's prime focal point for discussion, debate and action on local community issues:

to encourage participation in the community to advo...
Ocean Grove Community Garden

The community garden:

provides opportunities for community members to join and grow their own produce, or share in community gardening activities promotes self sufficient organic gardening principles, he...
Ocean Grove Community Hub

Ocean Grove Community Hub (formerly Ocean Grove Neighbourhood Centre) provides the following courses, services and support to the whole community.

accredited training health and wellbeing classes ar...
Ocean Grove Community Hub
Walking Group

Meet at the Hub to walk with a small group around the local area.

This is a great chance to meet new people and keep fit at the same time.

New members welcome!

Ocean Grove Community Hub
Community Kitchen

A community kitchen is a group of people who come together on a regular basis to cook, socialise and enjoy good food.

Each group is supported by a trained community facilitator who may also be a member of the ...

Ocean Grove Connected Communities
We all know just how challenging it is to find sponsors, get donations and do fundraising  events – its just plain hard work and its not getting any easier. By bringing the community together, Ocean Grove is ...
Ocean Grove Garden Club
We meet with like minded people who enjoy gardening.
Occasional outings, luncheons etc. Guest Speaker each meeting

Visitors and new members welcome.

Ocean Grove Senior Citizens Club

Activities include:

bingo indoor bowls line dancing luncheons and social outings special interest activities trips and tours. ...
Offspring Christian Church
Pastoral care and spiritual support provided in your home - for folk who don't have their own local church.
OneCare Geelong
Counselling Community Meal - for everyone COACH Community Mentoring Program. Volunteer mentors support families and individuals for 12 months The Recovery Course - 16 week course for people dealing with ...
OneHope Baptist Church
Church services.
Osborne Park Association Inc.


Guest Speakers: a variety of monthly talks on the history and heritage of Geelong and surrounds. Annual National Trust Heritage Festival Events (April - May) Annual Seniors Festival ...
Osborne Park Fire Brigade
Training and competition venue for fire fighters.
Our Redeemer - Lutheran Church
Religious/spiritual services.
PCs for Kids

Charity organisation that receives donations of personal computers from business and the general public, repairs or rebuilds them with new components as required and sells them at minimal cost to families of children ...

People's Pantry

The Peoples Pantry redistributes excess food from Foodbank Victoria and fresh food items grown or produced by locals.

60 Household members form the cooperative and work together to ensure the food is distribut...

Pettitt Park Hall
Hall for hire in Pettit Park Reserve.
Pivot City Church

Our Sunday mornings services are run by Lead Pastor Joshua Jochum and go for about an hour to an hour and a half. What does a service look like? Through the use of preaching, worship, creativity, and personal exper...

Point Lonsdale Civic Association

PLCA is a community organisation of interested people who may be residents, property owners and others generally committed to the continuity of Point Lonsdale as a wonderful place to live, holiday or just visit.

Polish Senior Citizens Club of Geelong
A program, varying from time to time, provides social, cultural and recreational activities for members of the Polish ethnic community aged over 55 years. Activities include bingo, folk singing, outings and walking trips...
Port Produce
A broad range of affordable fruit and vegetables from local growers.
Portarlington and St Leonards RSL
The RSL exists to provide for the well-being, care, compensation and commemoration of serving and ex-service Defence Force members, their families, their dependants and to support the community.
Portarlington Community Association
The association offers involvement on many levels and is based on a vision of a fair, thriving and sustainable community where everyone feels a sense of belonging. It is essential to put community views to the City of G...
Portarlington Community Email Tree

A fortnightly email that comes to you. It let's you know what's happening in town, how you can help and what our community groups offer.

A great way to support our community groups, find something that in...

Portarlington Neighbourhood House
Courses and activities.
Portarlington Neighbourhood House
Port Snappers - Armchair Travel

Everyone is welcome to come and, while enjoying a glass of wine, travel to various parts of the world and see them through the eyes of others.

If you would like to share your travel experiences, please contact ...

Portarlington Parks Hall

The Parks Hall Community Complex is a venue for hire now managed by the City of Greater Geelong.

The complex comprises of a large hall, able to host concerts, weddings and festivals.

The hall can ...

Portarlington Pensioner Association Inc.
We assist older people in the communities through bingo and we serve lunch.
Portarlington Safe Harbour and Bellarine Ferry Group
To try to provide accurate information to the public on the progress of the Safe Harbour project.
Portarlington Senior Citizens Club

Senior Citizens Clubs provide a relaxed environment where people can enjoy the company of others and participate in a wide range of activities.

Activities include:

bingo indoor bowls crafts...
Positive Circle Counselling
Counselling Focussed Psychological Strategies Psychosocial rehabilitation
Potato Shed

Vibrant arts centre situated on the Bellarine Peninsula in Drysdale.

Available for hire for community and professional events.

The facility consists of a black box theatre seating 250, studios, practic...

Probus Club of Grovedale Marshall Inc

Probus is a Club for retired or semi retired people. Our club aims to provide regular opportunities for the extension of friendship combined with new interests and activities.

Apart from the General Meetings wh...

Probus Club of Portarlington Bayview
Probus is a club for people, retired or semi-retired over 55 years of age with varied interests who meet once a month to hear interesting speakers outings and generally have fellowship and make new friends over a chat.
Public Transport Users Association - Geelong Branch

Represents the interests of local public transport users.

Our aim is to achieve long overdue improvements to public transport in and around Geelong.

Queenscliff and District Men's Shed
Activities related to men's workshop experience, support to adjoining neighbourhood  house, men's health initiative, regular gatherings with social interaction, community support.
Queenscliff Uniting Church

Spacious hall available for art displays, dinners, service groups, social gatherings and community groups.

Fully equipped kitchen also available.

Concerts, Community Dinners and other special functions...

Queenscliffe and District Neighbourhood House

Queenscliffe Neighbourhood House strives to meet the social, recreational and educational interests and needs of the community.

We have an enviable location on the beach in Queenscliff - our artists gain ...

Queenscliffe Produce Swap
We swap homegrown fruit, vegetables, herbs, eggs, homemade produce - jams, chutney, breads, seedlings and more!
Raise the Bar Vocal Group

Raise the Bar is a vibrant component of the Geelong Youth Choir and is open to all adults who enjoy singing.

It was formed in 2005 when parents of GYC choristers decided it wasn’t fair that the chil...

Ratepayers Geelong Incorporated

Ratepayers Geelong provides a consolidated voice for Geelong residents to present their concerns.

We offer a watchdog on council activities and a platform for combined action on issues that affect ratepayers i...

Reclaim the Night Collective Geelong

Reclaim the Night Collective is a women's community group in Geelong focusing on issues of family violence and sexual assault.

Our goal is to create awareness within the community around these social problems ...

Regional Development Victoria, Barwon South-West
Develop partnerships with the community, government and business sector to gain access to government and non-government programs designed to achieve community goals and enhance the life of a local community.
Rosewall Neighbourhood Centre
Open Art Studio

Bring your own projects.

Rosewall Neighbourhood Centre
Variety of courses and activities including computer training, craft, sewing, pottery, food safety training and many more. The Centre is also available for meetings.
Rotary Club of Belmont

Rotary International is 1.2 million neighbours, friends, and community leaders who come together to create positive, lasting change in our communities and around the world. The Rotary Club of Belm...

Rotary Club of Drysdale
Rotary is a worldwide organisation of more than 1.2 million business and professional men and women who are acknowledged leaders in their communities and who put the ideal of service into action.
Rotary Club of Geelong
Our Club is the oldest club in the Geelong Region dating back to 1925. We are strongly committed to community service be that locally or internationally where in recent times we have supported improving the quality of li...
Rotary Club Of Geelong East Inc


to schools in need in East Geelong through bursary's and other donations groups with disabilities, hospitals and people less fortunate than others.
Rotary Club of Geelong West
Service Club
Services for youth, community organisations, local and international.
Rotary Club of Highton
Rotary is a worldwide organisation of more than 1.2 million businesses and professional men and women who are acknowledged leaders in their communities and who put the ideal of service into action.
Rotary Club of Kardinia Inc
Rotary is a worldwide organisation of more than 1.2 million businesses and professional men and women who are acknowledged leaders in their community and who put the ideal of service into action.
Rotary Club of Ocean Grove Inc

We hold:

a market on the 1st Sunday of every month from October through to April. an Art Show on Melbourne Cup Weekend in November.
Rotary Club of Queenscliffe

We are a group of ordinary people who enjoy working together to make a difference in our community.

We welcome you at our meetings and invite you to join us at the BBQ at Point Lonsdale Market.

We look ...

RSL Drysdale Sub Branch

RSL was founded in 1916 to provide mateship and support to Australia's veterans and their families.

That mission has never changed but continues to evolve to meet the needs of each generation of servicemen...

Russian Orthodox Church
Church services.
Safe Solutions In-Home Care
Community Carer Support Services

We deliver in-home nursing care for people with specific needs:

The elderly, requiring additional support to maintain independence in their own homes. Stimulation and support for those with...
Saint George and Saint James Anglican
services of worship in the church and in the community funerals and weddings meditation retreats pastoral and spiritual counselling general pastoral care a variety of services to the co...
SalvoConnect Women's Services
Young Parents Outreach Program

An outreach support service for young women 15 to 20 years old who are pregnant and/or parenting and experiencing homelessness or housing difficulties.

The program provides a broad range of support to assist yo...

SalvoConnect Women's Services
Crisis Accommodation
Provides crisis accommodation and support for women with or without children who are homeless or at risk of homlessness.
Salvos Stores - Barwon Terrace
Salvos Stores provide customers gifted and new products at affordable prices.
Salvos Stores - Geelong City

We are the leading and most sustainability conscious recycling charity retailer in Australia.

Salvos Stores - Geelong West
Salvos Stores provide customers gifted and new products at affordable prices.
Salvos Stores - Grovedale
Salvos Stores provide customers gifted and new products at affordable prices.
Salvos Stores - Moolap
Salvos Stores provide customers gifted and new products at affordable prices.
Salvos Stores - North Geelong
Salvos Stores provide customers gifted and new products at affordable prices.
Salvos Stores - South Geelong
Salvos Stores provide customers gifted and new products at affordable prices.
Salvos Stores - West Geelong
Recycling Charity Retailer
Salvos Stores exist to provide our services in harmony with Christian principles, professionally and efficiently, as well as in an environmentally-responsible manner, thereby maximising funding for The Salvation Army's p...
Serbian Parish Youth Club

As a Serbian Community our focus is to  teach our young kids the national folk dance, socialise and learn the language.

Everyone else is also welcome to join our club activities. 


Soroptimist International Geelong
The club provides a forum for women in management and professions to work through service projects to advance human rights and the status of women.
South Barwon Community
Walking Group

Medium paced walk, approximately 5 kilometres.

Dogs okay.

South Barwon Community Centre

The South Barwon Community Centre (SBCC) runs the Neighbourhood House program based in Belmont and serving the Belmont, Highton and Wandana Heights communities, though participants come from all over the Geelong Regi...

South Valley Community Kitchen
Community Kitchen is where a group of like-minded people get together once a week to plan, shop, cook and eat a meal together. The people in the group share the cost of the ingredients. Everyone welcome from any suburb....
Southern Cross Care (VIC), Barwon Community Care
An extended-care, case-management service for older people and the elderly who have dementia.
Southern Light Music
Acoustic guitar and vocals - Originals and covers, soft rock etc, 60s to 70s music suitable for small and large venues and festivals with PA if required.
Spare Meals Geelong
Do you have overloaded fruit trees? Have you cooked too much dinner? Cleaned out your pantry to find excess staples or your freezer to find excess meat? You can offer up your excess items on our Facebook page or donate ...
Special Olympics Australia, Victoria Barwon

Special Olympics Barwon is a volunteer organisation providing weekly sports training and competition for children, young people and adults with intellectual disabilities. 

Sports include:

Spring Creek Community House
Torquay Community Kitchen

Exchange ideas and nutritious recipes. Plan and cook delicious meals.

Share and take home meals for the freezer.

General community welcome to express interest. Spring Creek are looking to start up anothe...

SpringDale Community Garden

Provide fresh produce to Drysdale FoodBank weekly.

Provide opportunities for our members to learn to grow produce organically witht he support of our garden manager and members.

Operate a back-to-basics ...

SpringDale Neighbourhood Centre
Variety of classes, special interest groups, community support and activities. Occasional care for infants and children up to 6 years of age provides parents or primary carers the opportunity to attend appointments or o...
Springdale Neighbourhood Centre Community Kitchen
Group cooking sessions for members of local community who would like to learn fresh cooking ideas in a social environment.
St Andrew's Uniting Church - Portarlington
Church services.
St David's Uniting Church

St David's has long been known for its fine preaching and music.

St David's is the parish church for The Geelong College, with which it enjoys a strong relationship.

St John Ambulance Victoria
Provides first aid at public events and first aid training for workplaces and the general public.
St John's Lutheran Church

We are a community that celebrates and receives God’s love for us through his Son, Jesus Christ. Our Sunday worship is a time where we continue to see God’s love at work as we bring our hurts and hopes, o...

St Laurence Community Services
Costa House
Costa House delivers a range of services to meet residents’ health and lifestyle needs while providing opportunities for choice and independence.  Our care staff comprises Registered Nurses and a mix of quali...
St Laurence Communty Services Inc
Aged Care Services
St Laurence has a wide range of services available for older people including the Eric Heart Centre, respite and case management, and housing and accommodation support.
St Laurence Park Retirement Village

St Laurence Park Retirement Village and its picturesque environment has become an important part of the Lara community and is the housing and residential care service showpiece of St Laurence. Our premier retirement ...

St Leonards Community Space
Venue aims to assist residents to meet other members of the community, learn new skills, conduct activities that meet the needs of the community and further social, artistic and recreational interests. This air conditio...
St Leonards Food Swap
Swap your excess garden produce.
St Leonards Men's Shed
Wood and metal work and socialising.
St Leonards Progress Association Inc.
Provides an opportunity for all to have a say about their community. The Association can take issues of general concern to the City of Greater Geelong or relevant Government departments/agencies with a view to enhancing...
St Leonards Reserve Hall

Capacity The hall can accommodate 100 people in a theatre style setting or 80 people with a cabaret style setting.

Facilities Tables and chairs available to set up and pack away and there is a kitchen and heat...

St Luke's Uniting Church
Provision of weekly worship services and organisations connected to the church.
St Mary of the Angels Basilica
Church services, pastoral outreach, community welfare.
St Matthews Op Shop
Pre-loved clothing, linen and bric-a-brac.
St Patrick Catholic Church
The Catholic Parish of the Bellarine is made up of four churches: St Thomas, Drysdale; Lumen Christi, Leopold; St Patrick, Portarlington; and Sts Philip & James, St Leonards. Our Parish Priest is Father James Puppad...
St Paul's Anglican Church
Church services.
St Peter's and St Paul's Catholic Church

Not so long ago we were know as the Pastoral Cluster incorporating the Parishes of Holy Family Bell Park, Holy Spirit Manifold Heights and Saints Peter and Paul’s West Geelong. Now, the three parishes have been...

St Vincent De Paul Society
Emergency food box

Clients interviewed and emergency food boxes delivered to home.

Ring to arrange an interview.

Stonehaven Recreation Reserve Committee
Open space reserve available for outdoor recreation strictly by prior written approval of the Committee of Management.
Stroke Association of Victoria Incorporated
Barwon Stroke Support Centre

Vision: A life after stroke for everyone. Mission: Provide every stroke survivor and carer access to the information and support services they need to re-engage with their community. Impact: Provision of community-b...

Swan Bay Environment Association

The Swan Bay Environment Association recognises the importance of Swan Bay as a wetland of national and international importance and is actively working to ensure the area remains in a natural and unspoilt state.

The Bellarine Railway

A volunteer operated organisation, offering heritage train rides and experiences between Queenscliff and Drysdale, on-board a collection of steam and diesel trains originating from most Australian states.


The Breeze by Sencia
Retirement Community

The Knowles Group first began in the 1970s in retirement living, they now return with The Breeze by Sencia in Point Lonsdale.

Backed by over 40 years of retirement living know-how, Sencia recognises what retir...

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Sunday weekly religious services; sacrament meets first.
The Dress Up Place Inc
Fancy Costume Dress Hire for All Ages and All Occasions

Since 2008 The Dress Up Place Inc has been providing costumes initially for amateur theatrical productions but over the years we now supply to Local Schools, Theatre Companies, Productions and Concerts and the general...

The Grinter Garden

A new and exciting community space. We are a group of residents brought together with a common desire to share a healthier way of living through organic gardening methods and healthy food options.   We hold wor...

The Heights Heritage House & Garden
Built in 1855 for Charles Ibbotson, this unique pre-fabricated dwelling (the largest of its kind in Victoria) was home to three generations of the one Geelong family. The extensive garden and outbuildings survive intact ...
The Little Shed
Pre-loved clothing, furniture, manchester, books, toys and bric-a-brac.
The Outpost Inc

The Outpost, Inc has been created and exists for the purpose of providing material assistance to those less fortunate, particularly but not limited to, the provision of food aid and welfare assistance within the City ...

Transition East Geelong
We are a group of local residents working together to decrease our reliance on fossil fuels and increase our reliance on each other in fun and healthy ways.
Transition South Barwon (TSB)

Transition is a worldwide movement where a grassroots community comes together to explore ways that a town or region can transition to a truly sustainable, resilient and happ...

Ukrainian Community Hall - Geelong West

Our hall in Geelong West is available for hire and also includes 3 small or 1 large function room.

Ukrainian Community Hall - Lovely Banks

Our hall in Lovely Banks is available for hire.

Ukrainian Community Hall - St Nicholas Church

The hall at St Nicholas Church is available for hire.

Ukrainian Community Hall - Ukrainian Orthodox Church

The hall at the Ukrainian Orthodox Church is available for hire.

Uniting Barwon Wesley Centre

Professioncal counselling available to all people, regardless of income, background, religion or beliefs.

Community support by education and enrichment opportunities through groups,workshops, support groups, c...

Uniting Church - St Albans Park
Church services.
Uniting Church - St Leonards
Worship, fellowship.
Uniting Church, Barwon Heads
Outreach to the wider community Supporting  Second Bite, You Turn, World Vision(sponsoring a child), Fronteir Services, Indigenous Project and an orphanage in Mwandi. Funds are raised by a church fair, a trivia nig...
Uniting Church, East Geelong
Church services.
Uniting Church, Point Lonsdale
A medium-sized hall with kitchen is available for community groups, meetings and other functions.
Uniting Church, Western Heights
Church services - First Sunday of the month 8.45am & 10.15am, other Sundays 10.00am. Messy Church - 4th Sunday 4.00pm Midweek Communion 3rd Tuesday 2.00pm Playgroup Tuesday & Friday 9.30am - 11.30am Tennis Club P...
UnitingCare Geelong
Treasures Op Shop

Donated goods include:

clothing: men’s, ladies, children’s, retro gear accessories furniture toys books Manchester/ linen crockery sporting gear electrical goods ...
UnitingCare Geelong
Drysdale Village Op Shop
Donated goods include clothing, furniture, toys, books, manchester.
UnitingCare Geelong
Ormond Village Op Shop

Donated goods include:

clothing: men’s, ladies, children’s, retro gear accessories furniture  toys books Manchester/ linen crockery sporting gear electrical g...
UnitingCare Geelong
Vines Options Op Shop

Donated goods include:

clothing: men’s, ladies, children’s, retro gear accessories furniture toys books Manchester/ linen crockery sporting gear electrical goods ...
UnitingCare Geelong
First Options Op Shop

Donated goods include:

clothing: men’s, ladies, children’s, retro gear accessories furniture toys books Manchester/ linen crockery sporting gear electrical goods ...
UnitingCare Geelong
Point Lonsdale Op Shop

Donated goods include:

clothing: men’s, ladies, children’s, retro gear accessories furniture toys books Manchester/ linen crockery sporting gear electrical goods ...
Vasey RSL Care Ltd
Aged Independent Living Units
Studio, one and two bedroom units are available for veterans of the Australian or allied forces, or their spouses or widows or widowers.
Victoria State Emergency Service - Corio Unit

Victoria SES is a volunteer based organisation that provides emergency response to the Victorian community.

Victoria SES Corio Unit volunteers respond to natural disasters relating to flood, storm and tsunami e...

Vietnam Veterans Association of Australia - Geelong & District Sub Branch

Provides social activities and welfare assistance for Vietnam veterans, those of other conflicts and their families:

meeting place for Returned Vietnam Veterans museum memorabilia welfare referrals ...
Village Walk Opportunity Shop

We stock a good range of quality Ladies, Mens, and Childrens clothing, also Household, Bric-a-Brac , Books and Magazines. All goods available at excellent prices. We have a permanent Rack of bargain clothing items pr...

Vines Options Opportunity Shop

Since opening in 1994, Vines Options has become part of the local community and our volunteers are always ready with welcoming conversation and a friendly ear to those that are isolated or vulnerable.   

Vines Road Community Centre
Community Kitchen
General cooking group available to everybody.
Vines Road Community Centre Inc

The Vines Road Community Centre is so much more than a venue for hire and a space for community-based activities. Our friendly, helpful staff and volunteers are tech-savvy and are very skilled at locating information...

Vines Road Senior Citizens Club

VRSCC  is a relaxed environment where people can enjoy the company of others and participate in a wide range of activities. We provide:

fully catered two course lunches on Wednesdays bingo pool...
Vinnies Centre - Geelong West

Featuring a fantastic range of fashion, homeware and books there's something for everyone at our Geelong West store.

Vinnies Centre - Grovedale
Vinnies Centres provide a variety of goods including furniture, clothing and household goods to families and people who are in need.
Vinnies Centre - Hamlyn Heights
Vinnies Centres provide a variety of goods including furniture, clothing and household goods to families and people who are in need.
Vinnies Centre - Norlane
Vinnies Centres provide a variety of goods including furniture, clothing and household goods to families and people who are in need.
Vinnies Centre - Ocean Grove
Vinnies Ocean Grove features a great range of fashion, homewares, books and furniture, including mattresses. Catering for the local community and the many tourist's, our Ocean Grove store is well worth a visit....
Vinnies Centre - South Geelong
Vinnies Centres provide a variety of goods including furniture, clothing and household goods to families and people who are in need.
Virginia Todd Hall
This hall is available to hire for quiet functions and can accommodate up to 100 people theatre style seating, and 80 people in a cabaret style set up. It has a curfew of 11:00pm and is located behind a shopping strip....
Vision Australia

Vision Australia is the leading provider of blindness and low vision services in Australia. It supports thousands of people who are blind or have low vision, of all ages, in the home, school or work so they can live t...

Viva Community Advisory Panel (CAP)
Viva Energy Australia’s Geelong Refinery Community Advisory Panel (CAP) is a key component of how we connect with the broader community, advising on social and environmental performance. Members of the CAP have ex...
Volunteering Geelong
Volunteering Geelong is an independent not-for-profit organisation that is committed to enhancing the quality of life in the community, through the promotion and support of volunteering. Volunteering Geelong also provid...
Wallington Recreation Reserve Hall
Hall hire for functions. Please use the contact details below for more details.
Wandana Heights Hall

This hall is available for hire and located in a quiet reserve with ample parking.

The hall can accommodate 100 people in a theatre style setting or 80 people with a cabaret style setting.

Tables and ch...

Warralily Community House

Providing space for all sorts of community activities until a permanent community building is completed as part of the Warralily Village precinct.

Activities currently provided include: Monday ...
Warralily Estate - Armstrong Creek

Warralily Estate offers new residents opportunities to become engaged in the Community of Armstrong Creek.

Waterfront Christian Church

All our services and groups are open for anyone from the public to attend. Please contact our office for more details.

Waurn Ponds Community Garden

The Waurn Ponds Community Garden provides an opportunity to cultivate and grow produce with fellow green thumbs.

The allocated plots include a combination of raised beds and large in-ground beds.

Waurn Ponds Hall
This heritage style hall is on two levels incorporating a stage and a kitchen area. The main hall has an excellent dance floor. capacity up to 80 people suitable for family functions,dances,weddings, meetings,c...
Whittington Senior Citizens Club

Senior Citizens Clubs provide a relaxed environment where people can enjoy the company of others and participate in a wide range of activities.

Activities include:

barbeques and fetes bingo ...
Witches Guild

The Witches Guild is a:

loose affiliation of people forum to realise the presence of the Goddess within and without.

The Witches Guild recognizes:

that the Goddess has many faces as reflect...
Women in Community Life Advisory Committee
The Women in Community Life Advisory Committee has been established to provide advice to Council on matters relating to women's participation, representation and leadership in civic and community life. This provides op...
Women's Swimming Program-City of Greater Geelong

Women learn:

Swimming Aqua aerobics Use of the spa and sauna

You can join in any time during the program term.

No creams, oils or body lotions are to be used, these will damage the water ch...

Zonta Club of Geelong
The Zonta Club of Geelong is a member of the global service organisation Zonta International, whose aim is to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy.

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