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About: Georgia Holloway

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January 21, 2021

Love from Lenny giving sick children a reason to smile

A TORQUAY mother has ensured the legacy of her little boy will live on through the Love from Lenny toy drive. Lauren Henwood faced every...

January 21, 2021

Pako Festa’s CovidSafe plan announced

PAKO Festa is set to return next month with Diversitat announcing an all-new look to the classic event. After 38 years of delivering culture to...

January 21, 2021

Ross River tally doubles in less than a month

ROSS River cases have more than doubled this month causing health officials to voice their concerns for the region. A Department of Health and Human...

January 14, 2021

Vanessa is back to promote road safety

Vanessa may be back with a brand new look, but she still has the same message for young drivers. The Transport Accident Commission’s Vanessa program...

January 7, 2021

Operation Barwon in full swing as Queenscliff heats up

WITH the Queenscliff boat ramp at near capacity Victoria Police and the State Fisheries Authority are reminding the public that Operation Barwon is in...

January 7, 2021

Record number of drownings reported across the state

ADDITONAL funding has been designated to Life Saving Victoria as a record number of drownings is reported across the state. Last week Life Saving Victoria...

January 7, 2021

Health Officer issues Ross River warning for Greater Geelong

RESIDENTS and visitors of the Greater Geelong region are being warned to protect themselves as Ross River cases continue to rise in the region. Deputy...

January 7, 2021

Life saving helicopter to be stationed in Barwon Heads full-time

SURF Life Saving Victoria will position one of two rescue helicopters at Barwon Heads Airport following a record number of drowning fatalities over a...

January 7, 2021

Geelong trio create a new software to assist with global pandemic

FORMER Geelong school mates have used the global pandemic to launch several businesses with the latest venture said to take the guesswork out of...

January 7, 2021

Kennel Cough is the latest infection to spread across the region

EXPERTS have issued a warning about an infectious virus impacting dogs. Newtown Veterinary Clinic last week alerted the public that Infectious Canine Cough (ICC) or...

January 5, 2021

Barwon Water confirms cause of 3-metre-deep sinkhole on Myers Street

A CONFIRMED break in a sewer pipe has left a three-metre-deep sinkhole along Myers Street causing State Emergency Services to attend the scene. Repairs have...

January 4, 2021

3-metre deep sinkhole interrupts City traffic

A SUSPECTED pipe failure has caused a sinkhole to appear on Myers Street with State Emergency Services first on the scene. The three-metre-deep hole was...

December 31, 2020

Building strong foundations

A KEY partnership will see Geelong youths the focus of a program dedicated to building foundations for strong mental health. Chief executive officer of LifeChanger...

December 31, 2020

Emergency Holiday Help will now be more accessible

HELP across the region will be more accessible as the festive season proves to be a difficult time for many. The Give Where You Live...

December 31, 2020

City boosts local economy through commitment to start-ups

THE City has helped create almost 50 jobs through its commitment to support emerging start-up businesses across the Greater Geelong region. The projected job growth...

December 24, 2020

Warralily Community Champion Award recognises Oberon musicians

THE winners of the inaugural Warralily Community Champion Awards have been announced in a new collaboration between Oberon High School and the township. Ahead of...

December 24, 2020

Free CBD parking a possibility in 2021

WITH business returning to central Geelong the City is exploring ways to expand free parking in 2021. Following a notice of motion from Cr Eddy...

December 24, 2020

Geelong City Council set to sell off Corio land

Geelong Council is set to sell off a piece of public land in a bid to budget for the future despite residents refuting the...

December 24, 2020

Torquay Hotel to host sell out event

COASTAL Jam has sold out in just minutes, setting the scene for local events following a quiet year in the entertainment industry The annual Coastal...

December 18, 2020

Geelong is in good spirits

GEELONG has plenty of reasons to be in good spirits with Tasmania’s iconic ferry one step closer to docking in the region. Earlier in the...

December 18, 2020

Curlewis Golf Club makes the cut

While COVID-19 created havoc for many local businesses, Curlewis Golf Club decided to get innovative and have since reaped the rewards with national recognition. Last...

December 18, 2020

New initiative telling residents to think local this Summer

AFTER a difficult year for business owners things are starting to look promising with the easing of restrictions, warmer weather and free initiatives from...

December 17, 2020

Shannon’s City Cruise success

REV HEADS and car collectors took to the streets of Geelong for Shannon’s City Cruise last weekend. More than 300 vehicles met at Kardinia Park...

December 17, 2020

‘One Worth’ sets out to teach girls self-worth

INSTILLING a sense of self-worth in young girls during their formative years to create grounded women is the focus of an Ocean Grove pilot...