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June 30, 2022

Skinner in the game: Cats recruit ready to make impact

THE second draft night was a lot more stressful than the first, according to one of the Geelong Cats’ latest AFLW recruits.

June 30, 2022

Finals, mental health top of list for new AFL Barwon boss

FINALS venues, junior engagement, mental health, and league amalgamations are all on the table for AFL Barwon’s new boss, with some of these topics...

June 30, 2022

Anakie ready to play in inaugural Indigenous jumper

EXCITEMENT is brewing out in Anakie as the Roos prepare to don their first indigenous jumper, a huge moment for the club in continuing...

June 30, 2022

Artworks sought to enliven Drysdale Library

DRYSDALE’S new library will boast creative and encouraging artwork as part of a recently opened commission at the request of the Drysdale community. The City...

June 30, 2022

Brigades seek new members as summer months near

THE Barwon Heads Fire Brigade are encouraging eager residents across the Bellarine to join up at a local CFA unit just in time for...

June 28, 2022

Point Lonsdale cuppa opens discussion on elder neglect

INITIATIVES and events promoting World Elder Abuse Awareness Day were held all over the Geelong and Bellarine regions on June 15 as elder abuse...

June 24, 2022

Local lifesavers perform in the pool

LIFE Saving Victoria’s (LSV) athletes have put on impressive performances away from the beaches following a successful return to the Australian Pool Lifesaving Championships. Athletes...

June 24, 2022

Four new faces to don blue and white in Season 7

THERE will be four new faces calling GMHBA Stadium home for the AFLW’s seventh season following a busy trade period down at Kardinia Park. West...

June 23, 2022

Foot becomes first woman to complete Finke “double”

MORIAC'S Danielle Foot is back home on the Surf Coast after creating history in the Northern Territory over the Queen's Birthday weekend. Foot was named...

June 23, 2022

Hall-Sullivan excited for international debut

CORIO Bay Rowing Club will have one its own wear the green and gold in a month’s time at July’s World Rowing Under 23...

June 23, 2022

Gallagher joins Comm Games cycling gold rush

GEELONG has added another name to Australia’s Commonwealth Games cohort heading to the English city of Birmingham next month, this time in cycling. At age...

June 23, 2022

FightMND dinner serving up awareness in Portarlington

PORTARLINGTON'S community is preparing to rally behind the fight against motor neurone disease (MND) with the help of a favoured local pizzeria. Team Monica Hayes,...

June 23, 2022

City aims to help “healing” during Refugee Week

STORIES like Ukrainian-born Helen Chernonok's are among several being shared by the City of Greater Geelong as the municipality celebrates Refugee Week from June...

June 23, 2022

Greens welcome new base with open arms

FC LEOPOLD finally has a place to call home almost six years after it was formed marking the next chapter in the young club’s...

June 21, 2022

Eagles remember as premiership coach flies high

EAST Geelong Football and Netball Club reserves coach Craig “Doc” Carey is being remembered as a popular figure not only a within the Eagles...

June 20, 2022

Pink Devils on precipice of BWCC entry

THE northern suburbs of Geelong are on the brink of adding another senior female side into the rapidly growing Barwon Women Cricket Competition (BWCC),...

June 19, 2022

Simmons brothers setting the standard

A PAIR of Indented Head brothers is making waves on the sailing scene as both boys prepare to represent Australia on the international level. Aidan...

June 17, 2022

Collaboration assembles mental health tool for local clubs

A NEW framework surrounding mental health in local sport has been made available to more than 16,000 local clubs across Victoria with organisations throughout...

June 16, 2022

Tomlinson eyes up multi-division accolade

ISAAC Tomlinson has been on a tear as of late, the 23-year-old picking up a super featherweight title, facing an old foe, and earning...

June 16, 2022

Stone commits to 2023 extension

THE “Rock” of Lara Football Club will remain at Bisinella Oval for a fifth year following the confirmation that head coach Shayne Stone inked...

June 14, 2022

Lifeline unveils McKillop Street upgrade

INDIVIDUALS suffering from mental health issues can now expect more help as Geelong’s Lifeline Crisis Support centre has become Lifeline’s largest call centre nationwide...

June 13, 2022

BCH announces cut in dental wait times

A funding boost from Dental Health Services Victoria will slash wait times for public dental appointments at Bellarine Community Health (BCH) clinics by up...

June 11, 2022

Eight groups to share in latest environmental grants

A RESTORATION of Moorabool River Reserve is among eight different projects that will be funded as part of council's latest round of environmental grants. The...

June 9, 2022

Schueler aims to make a racket

AUSTRALIA'S 10-strong team of badminton selections for this year's Commonwealth Games in Birmingham will aim to end a gold medal drought dating back to...