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August 21, 2019

Run the Marsh this Sunday

Registrations are still open for those looking to join in the Run the Marsh fun run on Sunday August 25. The event includes 2km and...

August 16, 2019

Voting open for Geelong Refinery Club Legend Awards

The finalists of the Geelong Refinery Club Legend Awards have now been announced, with voting open for the People’s Choice Awards. Now in their third...

August 16, 2019

Roadwork delays expected on Great Ocean and Colac-Lavers Hill roads

A series of roadworks are set to commence in the next few days, the first happening this weekend on Colac-Lavers Hill Road. On both Saturday...

August 16, 2019

Drysdale face off against North Geelong in grand final

Drysdale will play North Geelong in the 2019 Division 2 Women's grand final on Sunday, with the game will kick off at 12.50pm at...

August 15, 2019

Council opens Painkalac Creek estuary

AFTER consulting with various other councils and agencies, the Surf Coast Shire opened the estuary mouth at Painkalac Creek in Aireys Inlet last Thursday. This...

August 15, 2019

Water works: How to fill mine focus of latest Eden Project Anglesea community meeting

EDEN Project’s plan to turn an old industrial site in Anglesea into a $150 million-dollar tourism attraction is forging ahead, but the project faces...

August 15, 2019

It’s your money: Kohler in town with some sage financial advice

THOSE of a certain vintage will recall the phrase “It’s your money Ralph” from the 1980s television ad campaign for the former State Bank...

August 15, 2019

Barwon South West firefighters wanted for summer

RECRUITMENT is now underway for project firefighters in Barwon South West region. Assistant chief fire officer Andrew Morrow said that the role provides people with...

August 15, 2019

New roundabout to improve safety

CONSTRUCTION on a new roundabout at the intersection of the Surf Coast Highway, South Beach Road and Messmate Road at North Torquay is now...

August 15, 2019

Anglesea by-election to see who replaces Libby Coker

THE Ballot packs for next week’s Surf Coast Shire council Anglesea Ward byelection have now been mailed out.

Returning...

August 15, 2019

Anglesea SLSC clubhouse redevelopment begins

WORK has begun on redeveloping the Anglesea Surf Lifesaving Club. Construction is expected to take about 12 months, which will mean Anglesea will have to...

August 15, 2019

A Cleaner Coast and a closer community

DAMIEN Cole is looking to help maintain the beauty of the local beaches with the A Cleaner Coast event this weekend. Starting at noon on...

August 15, 2019

In Reserve: Upgrade for Belmont’s McDonald Reserve announced

BELMONT’S McDonald Reserve will receive a major upgrade with new junior changing rooms being built. City of Greater Geelong Mayor Bruce Harwood said the new...

August 15, 2019

Waterway restoration projects underway

THE Corangamite Catchment Management Authority board recently conducted an inspection of two revegetation sites in the upper Barwon and were pleased to see the...

August 15, 2019

Scouts planning to extend hall

THE 1st Torquay Scouts are eager to find funding to extend their hall, with the venue struggling to accommodate the demands of its current...

August 15, 2019

Torquay to hold Vietnam memorial service for first time

TORQUAY'S first Vietnam Veterans' Memorial Day will be held on August 16. The event will take place at the memorial between the Surf Coast Shire...

August 15, 2019

Council using app for noisy neighbours

SURF Coast Shire residents are now able to make formal complaints to the council about their neighbours being too noisy by using The Noise...

August 15, 2019

Order of Australia recipients presented with medals

SOME of the Surf Coast and Bellarine’s most dedicated locals received their Order of Australia medals from Greater Geelong mayor Bruce Harwood at the...

August 15, 2019

Torquay Sports Medicine take on the Surf Coast Century

THE Surf Coast Century is quickly approaching, and among those participating in the team relay is a group of practitioners from event sponsors Torquay...

August 15, 2019

AFL Barwon Women’s team of the year announced

THE AFL Barwon Women’s team of the year has been announced, featuring several players from Bellarine and Surf Coast clubs. Barwon Heads Football Club was...

August 15, 2019

Nikki Cook wins Retrainer of the Year

TORQUAY thoroughbred retrainer Nikki Cook has recently been awarded Retrainer of the Year by Racing Victoria. Cook said she was elated that the effort she...

August 15, 2019

Forum on threatened species takes flight

LAST Friday saw the fourth annual Otway Threatened Species Research Forum held at the Geelong Regional Library. The forum provided a valuable opportunity for researchers,...

August 15, 2019

Agnes Emma-Nnopu shines at Under 19 World Cup

OCEAN Grove’s Agnes Emma-Nnopu has recently returned from the FIBA Under 19 Women Basketball World Cup, where she was part of a formidable Australian...

August 15, 2019

Torquay Tigers to field junior and senior women’s teams

THIS season the Torquay Tigers Cricket Club will be fielding both junior and senior women’s sides for the first time. Women’s cricket coordinator Sarah Boak...

August 15, 2019

Gulls and Ammos clash the highlight of final round

Geelong Amateur vs. Barwon Heads @ KFC Oval - Saturday 2.10pm GEELONG Amateur and Barwon Heads will meet in one of the most-anticipated BFL final...

August 8, 2019

Federal MP Libby Coker opens office in Waurn Ponds

FEDERAL member for Corangamite Libby Coker has opened her new office in Waurn Ponds. Ms Coker, whose office address is 3A/195 Colac Road, said...

August 8, 2019

Anglesea River turns a different shade of blue

THE Anglesea River has changed colour to a milky blue due to a process known as flocculation. The river’s water has long been subject to...

August 8, 2019

Drone noise can distress whales

THE Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) is warning people to take note of wildlife laws after several reports of illegal drone...