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February 20, 2020

T20 fundraiser hits out in Modewarre for bushfire relief

ON SUNDAY, Modewarre Football Netball Club and Modewarre Cricket Club faced off in a T20 game at Mt Moriac Reserve to raise money for...

February 20, 2020

Community keeps grinding for a better skate park

ST LEONARDS pupils are using artistic expression to show their eagerness for a new skate park to be built in the area. Last year, 13-year-old...

February 20, 2020

Cricket round-up: rain foils Modewarre

RAIN brought mixed fortunes over the weekend, with some teams in the BPCA and GCA playing while others were forced to call their games...

February 20, 2020

Golf Links Road to be resurfaced

ONE of Barwon Heads' major roads is set to undergo resurfacing in the coming days. Starting Sunday, February 23, more than 300 metres of Golf...

February 20, 2020

Otway Odyssey gets ready to roll

MOUNTAIN bikers are gearing up for this weekend’s Otway Odyssey. The race weekend has become one of the most highly anticipated fixtures on Australia’s mountain...

February 20, 2020

Geelong Falcons swoop on Tigers pair

A PAIR of Torquay Football Club's junior female players have made the Geelong Falcons squad for the coming NAB League season. Renee Tierney and Ava...

February 20, 2020

Geelong hosts Tri-State Championships

JUNIOR water polo players from across Victoria, New South Wales and Tasmania came together over the weekend to compete in the annual Tri-State Championships...

February 20, 2020

Community shares its view on CORA

COMMUNITY members and groups voiced their thoughts on the Cape Otway Road Australia (CORA) development to the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal's (VCAT) advisory...

February 20, 2020

Endangered species jumps into focus at VCAT hearing

A SMALL creature played an unexpectedly large role in the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal's (VCAT) hearing for the Cape Otway Road Australia (CORA)...

February 20, 2020

Forum to address climate change challenges

THE Great Ocean Road Coast Committee (GORCC) will be holding a free community forum at Lorne next month to teach people how they can...

February 20, 2020

Torquay Lions collecting tools for Mallacoota

HAVING reached into their pockets to help with the bushfire appeal, the Torquay Lions are now reaching into their sheds. Members are asking people across...

February 20, 2020

Clean Up days approaching

Community members and businesses are being encouraged to get involved in Clean Up Australia events being held over the coming days. Before Clean Up Australia...

February 20, 2020

Work begins on Barwon River path in Winchelsea

WORK has begun on the Barwon River pathway loop in Winchelsea. The creation of the 1.3-kilometre path will include the construction of a pedestrian bridge...

February 20, 2020

Planning for prosperity

THE Surf Coast Shire council will hold a series of business and community engagement workshops next month as part of their Prosperous Places Project...

February 20, 2020

Moriac PS gets accessibility funding

THE state government recently announced it would give funding to Moriac Primary School for infrastructure to make the school more accessible to people with...

February 20, 2020

Conquest and Nevill win Barwon Heads Triathlon

MORE than 800 participants put their all-round athletic capabilities to the test on Sunday (February 16) in the annual 13th Beach Health Services Barwon...

February 20, 2020

Small Business Bus heads to Torquay

EXISTING and aspiring small business owners will have the chance to get some free expert advice when the Small Business Bus rolls into town...

February 20, 2020

Inaugural women’s T20 final decided in final over

A DRAMATIC conclusion to the inaugural GCA Women's T20 grand final on Sunday saw Ocean Grove narrowly lose to Irrewarra in the last over...

February 20, 2020

Councils re-affirm commitment to G21

ALL five of Geelong Regional Alliance's (G21) member councils recently signed a new four-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the alliance. Borough of Queenscliffe mayor...

February 20, 2020

Kiteboarding Nationals return to Torquay

SOME of the best kiteboarders in the country will head to Point Danger tomorrow (Friday, February 21) for the 2020 Kiteboarding Australia Wave Nationals. Having...

February 20, 2020

Lorne victorious at Australian Surf Rowers League Opens

LORNE Chops showed themselves to be the best surf boat crew in the nation when they claimed first place in the Open Male category...

February 13, 2020

Works under way on Fischer Street and Coombes Road

MAJOR roadworks recently began on Fischer Street and Coombes Road, with closures scheduled for the latter. From Monday, February 17 onwards, the section of Coombes...

February 13, 2020

Hockey club gathers in a morning for Maddie

TORQUAY Hockey Club's Morning for Maddie fundraiser saw a wide range of people from the community come together at the Geelong Hockey Centre to...

February 13, 2020

Anthony finishes second in Deer Valley

BARWON Heads freestyle mogul skier Jakara Anthony claimed silver at the FIS Freestyle Ski Moguls World Cup Deer Valley Freestyle International on Thursday last...

February 13, 2020

Clubs come together for friendly competition

TORQUAY SLSC hosted the annual Torquay/Jan Juc Friendly Surf Sports Carnival on Friday last week. Held in between official carnivals, the “friendly” saw more than...

February 13, 2020

Masters show skills in chaotic conditions at Lorne

THE senior statesmen and women of lifesaving showed their steel on Saturday, as they braved wild conditions in Lorne for the 2020 Masters State...

February 13, 2020

Inclusive Open draws crowds

THE Victorian Inclusive Championship has been run and won, held at Barwon Heads in the days preceding the ISPS Handa Vic Open. The first day...

February 13, 2020

Cricket round-up: Barrabool return to winning ways

WHILE Round 12 of the BPCA saw the same sides face each other as in Round 11, the outcomes of the games varied significantly. Barrabool...