About: Georgia Holloway

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February 11, 2021

Women’s walking group provides a healthy step toward reconnecting

AN OPPORTUNITY for women to reconnect with one another, nature and physical exercise has emerged after the Walking with Women program announces its return...

February 10, 2021

Lunar New Year with Diana Chan

METRICON Homes are celebrating the Lunar New Year with a free virtual cooking class hosted by celebrity chef Diana Chan. For the fifth consecutive year...

February 4, 2021

Roxie back on the air full-time

BAY 93.9's weekday 3pm show is receiving a shake up with media personality, mind coach and successful PR director, Roxie Bennett, joining the line-up...

February 4, 2021

Ross River Virus management underway

DESPITE Ross River being detected in the township, the Surf Coast Shire says effective mosquito management has helped tackle the issue in Anglesea. Last year...

February 4, 2021

166 drivers nabbed during unofficial long weekend

MORE than 160 people were nabbed for various road offences across Geelong and the Surf Coast region under Operation Amity. During the unofficial long weekend,...

February 4, 2021

Patrol season extended following devastating weekend

SURF Life Saving patrols will be extended for a further three weeks following a devastating weekend across the region's beaches. The professional patrol season was...

February 4, 2021

Mustafa’s inspiring story of fleeing Afghanistan to finding success on the coast

Ask Mustafa Niamafullak Nazar what he loves most about Australia and he will tell you it is “everything”. He enjoys the Anglesea community, the people...

February 4, 2021

Permit lodged for new container bar

AN ICONIC Torquay backpackers hostel has made big plans for the year following eight months of closure as a result of the global pandemic. The...

February 4, 2021

Marking one year of COVID-19

AFTER a challenging 12 months, Victoria has recorded no locally acquired COVID-19 cases on the one-year anniversary since the pandemic first entered the state. Last...

February 4, 2021

Operation Seahawk swoops on long weekend offending

OPERATION Seahawk has taken a zero tolerance approach towards alcohol-related crime making a spate of arrests over the long weekend believed to be connected...

February 4, 2021

Calendar top shots star in new exhibition

BREATHTAKING images from the 2021 Geelong Calendar are on display for the public to enjoy at the Geelong Library and Heritage Centre this month. The...

February 4, 2021

Work starts on 35-kilometre fuel break

WORKS are set to begin to create a 35-kilometre fuel break around townships along the Great Ocean Road. The works are ramping up following the...

February 4, 2021

Community satisfaction survey ready to launch

SELECTED Surf Coast ratepayers will have the chance to provide feedback on council's performance over a tele-interview as part of a survey which kicks...

February 4, 2021

Arson threat continues

A BELOVED children’s park is believed to be the latest target of the Torquay firebug with police urging anyone with information to come forward...

February 3, 2021

Rip Curl Pro could face an interstate clash

AN ICONIC Bells Beach surfing competition may be getting a run for its money with a surprise proposition for a World Surf League (WSL)...

January 28, 2021

App against graffiti a hit

A TOTAL of 800 reports of graffiti have been lodged through the city's new easy-to-use mobile app since its inception in September. The release of...

January 28, 2021

Have your say on long-term environmental projects

THE Corangamite Catchment Management Authority is calling on the community to assist with the renewal of the Regional Catchment Strategy (RCS) across nine local...

January 28, 2021

Barwon Water urges greater efficiency following a drop in Geelong’s reservoir

Barwon Water has reported a drop in inflows at Geelong's most important reservoir, serving as a reminder for residents and visitors to target their...

January 28, 2021

OneWorth a success among young girls

INSTILLING self-worth in young girls is in demand after the successful launch of the OneWorth program on the Bellarine Peninsula. Mindset educator Kirsten Roberts and...

January 28, 2021

The collective future in the hands of Surf Coast residents

RESIDENTS of the Surf Coast Shire will get to have their say on a 10-year plan that will help determine what is important for...

January 28, 2021

New indoor stadium the biggest project undertaken by council

AFTER much community anticipation Surf Coast's new multi-purpose indoor stadium has been completed. Wurdi Baierr Stadium, meaning the "big gathering place" in Wadawurrung has now...

January 28, 2021

Accessible homes for those living with a disability

TWO groups have come together to ensure people living with a disability have the same opportunities as the rest of the community starting with...

January 28, 2021

2021 Youth Council announced

TWELVE youths have been elected to take on the added responsibility of representing young people from across the region as they now prepare to...

January 27, 2021

Police believe Torquay firebug has struck again

A TORQUAY firebug is thought to have struck again this morning with police urging anyone with information to come forward.

January 21, 2021

New Year blitz exposes bad habits

STATISTICS have shown that while it is a new year, Greater Geelong residents are still up to the same old driving habits. Up to 594...

January 21, 2021

Another busy season as patrols rescue 104 people

LIFE SAVERS have had their work cut out for them following another difficult season with over 100 rescues performed locally. From November 1 to January...

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...