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January 16, 2020

RGYC pulls pin on fireworks display

THE Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) has cancelled its annual Australia Day fireworks display in response to the growing number of fire victims across...

January 16, 2020

Shakespeare in the Vines returns

One of the world’s most well-known tragedies is set to enthral audiences at Leura Park Estate this February when Essential Theatre presents two performances...

January 16, 2020

Swapping silence for noise in Torquay Library

Torquay Library is abandoning the age-old relationship between silence and reading for one special morning this weekend. On January 18, the library will...

January 16, 2020

Take care of your medicines during the fire crisis

With bushfires devastating parts of Australia, NPS MedicineWise has compiled a list detailing how to take and store medicines during emergency conditions. Pharmacist and Medicines...

January 16, 2020

A book for shire kids by a shire mum

An illustrator from Aireys Inlet is in the process of writing a book series that encourages children to connect with the local coastline through...

January 16, 2020

Celebrating 15 years of business at Helloworld Travel Ocean Grove

Helloworld Travel Ocean Grove is celebrating 15 years of business this month – a milestone that prompted co-owners Nicole Bryan and Lesley Judd to...

January 16, 2020

Coral bleaching biggest threat to reefs, says Deakin expert

FISH living in coral reefs cope better with ocean acidification than previously thought, a Deakin University study has found. Lead researcher Associate Professor Timothy...

January 16, 2020

A puppet’s testing transition to boyhood at the Shed

The Potato Shed is putting on eight shows across four days this week for Theatre 3222’s new production of Pinocchio. The school holiday show stars...

January 16, 2020

Beyond Blue extends its hand in bushfire crisis

Beyond Blue has developed new information about mental health and natural disasters to support people living in bushfire affected areas. The bushfires and...

January 15, 2020

More than 10 local beaches closed as smoke haze and wild weather rolls through Victoria

POOR air quality and visibility caused by the smoke haze and wild weather has forced the temporary closure of more than 20 Victorian beaches...

January 9, 2020

Spotlighting sustainability at Nightjar

People intrigued by ecofriendly living are encouraged to attend a sustainability workshop at Torquay’s Nightjar Festival next Thursday. The event, supported by the Surf Coast...

January 9, 2020

Beach access for all in Lorne

PEOPLE living with a disability will enjoy better access to the seaside when the Accessible Beaches Initiative arrives in Lorne this weekend. Following a...

January 9, 2020

COGG makes history at awards

CITY of Greater Geelong Family Day Care has made history at the Excellence in Family Day Care Awards Gala, with the centre becoming the...

January 9, 2020

Beach party in Geelong CBD

Little Malop Central will be enlivened by sound this month as part of a city organised program to reinvent the area. Late last year,...

January 9, 2020

Uniting for breast cancer research

Not-for-profit organisation Women in Super is calling on people who are passionate about volunteerism to host a Mother’s Day Classic fundraiser in a town...

January 9, 2020

Hoodies hatch on the coast

TWO hooded plover chicks emerged from their eggs at the weekend, with the hatchings prompting temporary dog exclusion zones at Fairhaven and Whites Beach....

January 9, 2020

Froth on! GABF returns

Beer connoisseurs are set to sample some of the region’s finest brews next weekend for Geelong’s eighth Great Australian Beer Festival. Each year the festival...

January 9, 2020

Bomboras partners dig deep for bushfire crisis

BOMBORAS Torquay is hosting a fundraiser from its pop-up bar venue on January 19 in support of the communities affected by Australia’s ongoing bushfires. Over...

January 9, 2020

Get it om with Sally Louise Yoga

Yoga enthusiasts are invited to deepen their practice by taking the first steps towards becoming a professional instructor with Sally Louise Yoga next month....

January 9, 2020

City paves road to innovation

THREE sections of road in Geelong are set to undergo a forward-thinking transformation using a new form of asphalt made from recycled plastics. The...

January 2, 2020

Toasting 10 years of Nightjar

WHEN the community gathers in Torquay and Geelong for the annual Nightjar Festival, a sense of connection can be felt by even the most...

January 2, 2020

Start 2020 right using tips from VicHealth

VicHealth has compiled a list of top tips to help people maintain their health and wellbeing goals during the New Year holiday season. The...

January 2, 2020

Beach House re-opens

A HISTORICALLY significant building situated on Geelong’s waterfront has undergone an exciting transformation, with its completion adding a new café to the city’s food...

January 2, 2020

Community spirit sees GRLC achieve new record

FORGETFUL Geelong library members are being forgiven for their shortcomings between November and December, with all fines waived in return for the donation of...

January 2, 2020

Evolve your business with help from Evan Crick

EVAN Crick’s knowledge of business has seen him achieve many accolades in his life – the most noteworthy being his establishment of Mitre 10...

January 2, 2020

City’s school holiday program has something for everyone

The City of Greater Geelong is offering a raft of free and paid activities throughout the summer school holidays. Libraries across the region are...

January 2, 2020

Colouring the coast with AAH

Buzzing creatives will have the chance to put their imaginations to the test this month at Anglesea Art House. The 35th Kids Art Bash...

January 2, 2020

Natural world takes spotlight at NWM

Stunning photos of wildlife that have been captured by leading photographers around the world are now on display at the National Wool Museum. On...