About: jamestaylor

James’ first job in journalism was at the Bendigo Advertiser, where he held a number of roles, including reporter, sub-editor and arts and features writer. He has also worked for several publications at Fairfax, including the Knox Weekly, Casey Weekly and Pakenham Weekly, and in the UK with the Berkshire Media Group. Raised in Geelong, James has been back in his hometown since 2011 and now lives in Waurn Ponds. Outside of journalism, James divides his time between barracking for the Cats, chasing his two-year-old daughter around, and posting on Twitter (@notthatjt).

Posts by: jamestaylor

October 20, 2017

Aged care forum at Grove

OCEAN Grove residents will next week have the opportunity to learn firsthand about a system helping older people remain living independently, at home, in...

October 20, 2017

Coastal committees welcome new members

THE Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning has appointed 14 new members to coastal committees of management along Victoria’s south-west. The state government-appointed committees...

October 20, 2017

Geelong mum wins silver at the recent AusMumpreneur awards

GEELONG mum Emma Rayson and her business partner Alison Kenna have taken out second place at the AusMumpreneur National Retail Business of the Year...

October 20, 2017

Otways animals caught on film

FOREST Fire Management Victoria (FFMV) is keeping a close eye on the wildlife of the Otways, taking tens of thousands of photos as it...

October 20, 2017

Farmer’s Place and GORRC praised for sustainability

THE Farmer’s Place and the Great Ocean Road Coast Committee (GORCC) have been named as finalists in this year’s Premier’s Sustainability Awards. Last week, Minister...

October 20, 2017

Alexander offers advice on choosing councillors

THE outgoing chair of the City of Greater Geelong’s administrators has given voters some advice about they should be looking for in their new...

October 20, 2017

Anti-frackers celebrate one-year ban

ANTI-fracking supporters celebrated the one-year anniversary of Victoria’s ban on the practice at a gathering in Freshwater Creek on Thursday. The event at The...

October 20, 2017

Women invited to learn about their finances

CROWE Horwath will host a Women & Finance function next week to educate locals how to create wealth and plan for their financial future. Crowe...

October 20, 2017

Pupils delve into wildlife workshop

GRADE 5 pupils from Barwon Heads Primary School recently carried out some detective work delving deeper into natural worlds. During a Barwon Estuary Project science...

October 20, 2017

Grove coastcare welcomes new members

OCEAN Grove Coastcare will welcome nomination for its committee at an annual general meeting next month. President Frances McAloon said the group was looking for...

October 19, 2017

New stormwater pipe set to reduce flooding

AN upgrade to a stormwater outfall pipe at Ozone Road jetty in Barwon Heads is expected to be completed by December. The City of Greater...