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July 1, 2022

Goannas return to Torquay, junior Chargers benefit

SURF COAST basketballers were given a treat on Saturday afternoon, learning some new skills from Australia’s best deaf basketballers. Australian Goannas head coach and Torquay...

June 30, 2022

Skinner in the game: Cats recruit ready to make impact

THE second draft night was a lot more stressful than the first, according to one of the Geelong Cats’ latest AFLW recruits.

June 30, 2022

Finals, mental health top of list for new AFL Barwon boss

FINALS venues, junior engagement, mental health, and league amalgamations are all on the table for AFL Barwon’s new boss, with some of these topics...

June 30, 2022

Anakie ready to play in inaugural Indigenous jumper

EXCITEMENT is brewing out in Anakie as the Roos prepare to don their first indigenous jumper, a huge moment for the club in continuing...

June 29, 2022

Music grants offering big opportunity to emerging artists

LOCAL musicians have until the end of the month to apply for the state government's Music Works Grants for 2022. Torquay-based musician Libby Steel was...

June 27, 2022

Sensational salmon the talk of Lorne

AUSTRALIAN salmon are seldom found in the waters off Lorne, but the months of May and June suggest otherwise at the Lorne Aquatic and...

June 26, 2022

Mural unveiled at Lorne health campus

A HIGHLY anticipated mural has been unveiled in Lorne ahead of NAIDOC Week delivering what the artist is calling a reflection of the region’s...

June 24, 2022

Local lifesavers perform in the pool

LIFE Saving Victoria’s (LSV) athletes have put on impressive performances away from the beaches following a successful return to the Australian Pool Lifesaving Championships. Athletes...

June 24, 2022

Four new faces to don blue and white in Season 7

THERE will be four new faces calling GMHBA Stadium home for the AFLW’s seventh season following a busy trade period down at Kardinia Park. West...

June 23, 2022

Foot becomes first woman to complete Finke “double”

MORIAC'S Danielle Foot is back home on the Surf Coast after creating history in the Northern Territory over the Queen's Birthday weekend. Foot was named...

June 23, 2022

Hall-Sullivan excited for international debut

CORIO Bay Rowing Club will have one its own wear the green and gold in a month’s time at July’s World Rowing Under 23...

June 23, 2022

Gallagher joins Comm Games cycling gold rush

GEELONG has added another name to Australia’s Commonwealth Games cohort heading to the English city of Birmingham next month, this time in cycling. At age...

June 23, 2022

Waders embrace the chill during winter solstice

A BRAVE and adventurous cohort of morning ocean waders have celebrated the winter solstice in true community fashion. More than 30 Surf Coast residents, mainly...

June 21, 2022

Eagles remember as premiership coach flies high

EAST Geelong Football and Netball Club reserves coach Craig “Doc” Carey is being remembered as a popular figure not only a within the Eagles...

June 20, 2022

Pink Devils on precipice of BWCC entry

THE northern suburbs of Geelong are on the brink of adding another senior female side into the rapidly growing Barwon Women Cricket Competition (BWCC),...

June 19, 2022

Simmons brothers setting the standard

A PAIR of Indented Head brothers is making waves on the sailing scene as both boys prepare to represent Australia on the international level. Aidan...

June 17, 2022

Collaboration assembles mental health tool for local clubs

A NEW framework surrounding mental health in local sport has been made available to more than 16,000 local clubs across Victoria with organisations throughout...

June 16, 2022

Tomlinson eyes up multi-division accolade

ISAAC Tomlinson has been on a tear as of late, the 23-year-old picking up a super featherweight title, facing an old foe, and earning...

June 16, 2022

Stone commits to 2023 extension

THE “Rock” of Lara Football Club will remain at Bisinella Oval for a fifth year following the confirmation that head coach Shayne Stone inked...

June 15, 2022

Daylighting project gets green light for Stage 2

JAN Juc Creek's next stage of natural restoration has obtained the green light thanks to a $700,000 investment in the latest state budget. The funding...

June 14, 2022

Lifeline unveils McKillop Street upgrade

INDIVIDUALS suffering from mental health issues can now expect more help as Geelong’s Lifeline Crisis Support centre has become Lifeline’s largest call centre nationwide...

June 14, 2022

Green ideas pitched and rewarded

CLIMATE action initiatives on the Surf Coast took a different route last weekend after two community-led projects were selected to share in $10,000 as...

June 13, 2022

BCH announces cut in dental wait times

A funding boost from Dental Health Services Victoria will slash wait times for public dental appointments at Bellarine Community Health (BCH) clinics by up...

June 10, 2022

Surf Coast FC to send 22 to returning Country Champs

SURF COAST FC will send 22 of their best junior players to represent the Geelong region at this weekend's Country Championships. Surf Coast FC's director...