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March 14, 2024

Lara Food and Wine Festival to return

THE Lara Food and Wine Festival will return to the Pirra Homestead next weekend for the first time since 2019. The festival is a showcase...

March 13, 2024

Piles of rubbish collected by Friends of the Barwon

FRIENDS of The Barwon (FOTB) spent last Sunday picking up rubbish for Clean Up Australia Day. More than 20 volunteers cleaned up under the Ceres...

March 10, 2024

New Probus club headed for Point Lonsdale

A PROBUS Club could be opening soon in Point Lonsdale, with the initial meeting being held on Thursday, March 7. Probus memberships are open to...

March 9, 2024

Standing out and making a statement

Geraldine Carey and Claudine Calliebot are over-60 fashionistas with their own online clothing business in Geelong. Geraldine Australia started four years ago, defying fashion norms,...

March 8, 2024

Celebrating International Women’s Day in the community

TODAY (Friday, March 8) is International Women's Day, a day to celebrate achievements, raise awareness about discrimination and take action to drive gender equality. The...

March 8, 2024

Jump on board a Docklands Discovery Cruise

IMAGINE floating through some of Melbourne's most historic waterways as you're sipping on a wine or beer listening to live historical commentary along the...

March 8, 2024

Providing quality home designs to the community

With a new display home in Leopold, G.J. Gardner Homes continues to provide quality home designs to the community. For many, deciding to build can...

March 6, 2024

Torquay Troupe unleashes theatrical magic

In the heart of Torquay, the stage comes alive with a burst of energy and a touch of canine charm as Torquay Theatre Troupe takes...

March 6, 2024

Jessica Mauboy tours new album

Australian musician Jessica Mauboy is bringing her fifth studio album Yours Forever to Geelong. Mauboy will tour regional and metro cities across 23 dates, heading...

March 6, 2024

Race meet to celebrate St Patrick’s Day

GET ready for a day filled with fun and excitement at the Geelong St Pat's Cup Day, coming up on March 16 at the...

March 6, 2024

Three-day festival returns to Aireys Inlet

THE countdown is on for the 2024 Aireys Inlet Music Festival, returning with its most diverse line-up of musicians yet. The festival is set to...

March 4, 2024

Raising awareness for endometriosis in March

March is endometriosis awareness month, a time to increase understanding of the disease and raise awareness for those who are impacted. Endometrioses affects one in...

March 2, 2024

Fawkes goes back-to-back at Barwon Heads Triathlon

DAVID Fawkes has taken out the Barwon Heads Triathlon, winning the race for a second year in a row. The annual event saw a record...

March 1, 2024

Lego explores the sea at coming Hive Gallery group exhibition

BARWON Heads artist Sophia Legoe has reignited her passion for art as her children have grown. With a studio overlooking the Barwon River, Legoe is...

March 1, 2024

Clearing the regions of rubbish on Clean Up Australia Day

CLEAN Up Australia Day events will take place across the Geelong, Surf Coast and Bellarine communities this Sunday, March 3, as the community comes...

March 1, 2024

Indian cuisine heads to Portarlington with HelloFoody

SMOOTH creamy butter chicken, slow-cooked tender lamb rogan josh, and freshly baked naan breads are just some of the authentic Indian dishes now available...

February 29, 2024

Special guest joins Give Geelong Breakfast

THE Give Geelong Breakfast returns in 2024 with a special guest set to join the event later this month. The event is part of the...

February 29, 2024

Steve Poltz set to play at The Sound Doctor

Musicians will take the stage in Anglesea at The Sound Doctor for another year of music, with the opening weekend featuring Steve Poltz and...

February 27, 2024

Total Fire Ban issued for Geelong region.

WITH "catastrophic" and "extreme" weather conditions expected for tomorrow (Wednesday, February 28), a Total Fire Ban (TFB) has been declared for the Central (including...

February 27, 2024

Barwon Water launch new washing machine rebate program

BARWON Water have introduced their new WaterSmart Washing Machine Rebate program. Applications are open now and are available for Barwon Water's residential customers, aimed at...

February 27, 2024

Clean up Edwards Point Beach

ST LEONARDS volunteer group Friends of Edwards Point are holding a clean-up day next month. The group is cleaning up the Edwards Point Beach, removing...

February 24, 2024

Barwon Heads Triathlon returns for ninth year

THE annual Barwon Heads Triathlon will return for its ninth year this Sunday, February 25. This event is a fun triathlon with a shortened course,...

February 22, 2024

Boom Crash Opera, 1927 to rock Geelong

Boom Crash Opera and 1927 are joining forces to showcase their music with the Best Things Tour. The performances will see the two Australian bands...

February 20, 2024

Fire conditions monitored as rainfall decreases

FOREST Fire Management Victoria (FFMVic) is keeping a close eye on fire conditions in the area as the end of summer nears. FFMVic Otway District...