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June 28, 2024

Annual breakfast to raise funds for mental health programs

A BREAKFAST fundraiser scheduled to take place in mid-July aims to raise tens of thousands of dollars for youth mental health programs in the...

June 27, 2024

Cats ruck calls time on AFLW career

THE Geelong Football Club has parted ways with AFLW ruck Erin Hoare, as she shifts her focus off the football field to spend more...

June 27, 2024

The gift of giving: Anam Cara House reaches Giving Day objective

THE Geelong community has rallied behind Anam Cara House Geelong, with the local palliative care facility accomplishing another successful Giving Day. In total, residents and...

June 25, 2024

Anam Cara House Giving Day returns with double the energy

The Anam Cara House Geelong is hoping to double the amount of guest beds at its Waurn Ponds location at the conclusion of this...

June 25, 2024

Foundation reaches new heights in grants funding

UNPRECEDENTED figures have the Geelong Community Foundation (GCF) excited for what's next, on the back of another successful Main Grants Round. GCF program manager Amy...

June 23, 2024

Geelong United releases first membership options ahead of inaugural season

LOCAL basketball fans have a chance to be a part of history, with Geelong United launching its first membership options ahead of its...

June 23, 2024

Geelong Sports Museum now in play

GEELONG'S sporting history is now on show following the official opening of the Geelong Sports Museum. Kardinia Park Stadium Trust opened the museum, which features...

June 22, 2024

No room for mistakes as United edges towards finals berth

THE NBL1 South Finals are within sight for Geelong United's women's side with just six games remaining. United has rattled off four straight wins in...

June 22, 2024

Eccles to attempt The Open qualification

GEELONG resident and Torquay pro golfer Ben Eccles is locked in for this year's British Open qualification rounds, cementing a place in next month's...

June 21, 2024

13th Beach collects hardware at annual IRB State Champs

THE best IRB crews in the state put their skills to the test in Lorne over the weekend at the 2024 Victorian IRB Championships...

June 21, 2024

Tigers eager to return to winner’s list

BANNOCKBURN is eager to get back into the winner's column after sustaining a pair of narrow losses in its past two outings. The Tigers sit...

June 20, 2024

Cats midfielder signs two-season extension

GEELONG midfielder Tanner Bruhn has inked a two-year extension on his deal with the Geelong Football Club, keeping him at GMHBA Stadium until at...

June 20, 2024

Knitting project proves a success

A REGION-WIDE knitting initiative has culminated in a huge lunch event turnout, celebrating the work of more than 20 local organisations and raising awareness...

June 16, 2024

Cats and Deakin partnership to reach 20 years

THE ongoing partnership between the Geelong Football Club and Deakin University will extend a further three years. Deakin University, which features two campuses in Waurn...

June 16, 2024

Sharks swimming along in first season

THE region's newest football club is flying in its inaugural season, with confidence building ahead of a major tournament later this month. South Coast Sharks...

June 15, 2024

Western Money Fair to cash in at Belmont

The best and most exclusive coins on offer in western Victoria will be on display at Belmont Uniting Church later this month at the...

June 14, 2024

Centurions begin back-half proceedings against Eagles

WERRIBEE Centrals are expecting to return from the bye week tomorrow (Saturday, June 15) afternoon refreshed and ready to hit the ground running according...

June 13, 2024

Local swimmer vying for Olympic selection

GEELONG swimmer Madison Cooper is shooting her shot at Olympic qualification, as she takes on the Australian Olympic trials this week. The trials event begun...

June 13, 2024

The time is now: United rally the troops for late-season charge

A MUST-WIN matchup awaits Geelong United's men on Saturday night, with seven games to go in the season. With his side sitting a mere two...

June 10, 2024

TAC grants to support road safety projects

A TRIO of approved Transport Accident Commission (TAC) grants will make roads across Geelong safer. The City of Greater Geelong has announced it has been...

June 9, 2024

Pearce completes Cats’ AFLW roster

THE final piece of the Geelong Cats' AFLW list is in place, after talented ruck Lilly Pearce joined for the 2024 season. Pearce, 21, will...

June 8, 2024

Winter Appeal to help those “sleeping rough”

THE mission to make sure no person in the Greater Geelong region is sleeping rough is this year's central theme for Samaritan House Geelong's...

June 8, 2024

Barwon knitting project on display this month

A COMMUNITY knitting project has yielded positive results with a launch event taking place in a week's time to showcase the efforts of residents...

June 7, 2024

Annual breakfast celebrates females in sport

A CAPACITY audience at GMHBA Stadium's Presidents Room turned out to the third annual Female Festival of Sport Breakfast event on Friday last week. Guests...