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2014 Pancake Parlour challenge: Ross and John become cabbies
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... Alexis Michael on 3AW caller prevents car-train smash Wondering if the burnt out Peugeot in Diggers Rest has some connection to the abandoned 4WD on the Geelong train line at ... more; Hendrik on How to make Melbourne better Melbourne really needs ...
Victorian Liberals face identity crisis as the working class turns blue
Crikey
Last Sunday was the launch of the ALP's Victorian state election campaign, held in Geelong. I wasn't up for the long trek, so instead I went to an event closer to home -- the launch of the local Liberal campaign in Niddrie, in Melbourne's north-western suburbs.
My SailingFestival of Sails wins renewed government funding for further three years
My Sailing
The Royal Geelong Yacht Club has welcomed the state government's decision to renew its funding support of the Festival of Sails regatta for a further three years, cementing its position as a permanent fixture on the Victorian Major Events calendar. Making the ...
Property ObserverGeelong rezoning to reform residential zones: Matthew Guy
Property Observer
A substantial rezoning and fast tracking of applications has been occurring in Geelong, according to Victorian Planning Minister Matthew Guy. Announcing the fast tracking of "job-creating major projects" in Geelong, Guy noted that there would be a number of ...
Australian GeographicCockatoos, more like 'cockatwo' No room for visitors in this snug nest
Australian Geographic
This is a couple of wild sulphur-crested Cockatoos (Cacatua galerita) I photographed at Balyang Sanctuary in Geelong, Victoria. I just love their pose and expression in this shot; they almost look like twins! They nest in that tree hollow and can't wait until I see ...
Ross and John get cheesy
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... Alexis Michael on 3AW caller prevents car-train smash Wondering if the burnt out Peugeot in Diggers Rest has some connection to the abandoned 4WD on the Geelong train line at ... more; Hendrik on How to make Melbourne better Melbourne really needs ...
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Property ObserverGeelong rezoning to reform residential zones: Matthew Guy
Property Observer
A substantial rezoning and fast tracking of applications has been occurring in Geelong, according to Victorian Planning Minister Matthew Guy. Announcing the fast tracking of "job-creating major projects" in Geelong, Guy noted that there would be a ...
Victoria election 2014: Government denies breaking Geelong hospital promise
ABC Online
The Victorian Government has denied it has broken its election promise to deliver a multi-million-dollar community hospital for Geelong. The Government had promised an $85 million, 32-bed community hospital next to Deakin University in the suburb of ...
Geelong cable users to get 'NBN level' speeds
Business Spectator
Australian ISP iiNet has doubled the capacity of its cable network, offering "NBN-level" internet speeds to about 50,000 premises in Geelong. iiNet said doubling the capacity of its cable network will allow the ISP to supply unmet demand for high-speed ...
ABC OnlineCaravan Rolls On wins Geelong Cup, needs large penalty to make Melbourne ...
ABC Online
Caravan Rolls On will still struggle to make the Melbourne Cup field despite his victory in the Geelong Cup on Wednesday. The former European galloper was aided by a top Craig Williams ride to claim the $300,000 event ahead of Marksmanship ($9) and ...
Caravan Rolls On sweats on Melbourne Cup rehandicap after Geelong victory The Age 
Sertorius Headlines Geelong Cup Field HorseRacing.com.au 
Zanbagh tunes up for Cup at Geelong Racing.com 
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ARNnetiiNet brings 100Mbps to Geelong
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iiNet now offers its Geelong HFC customers broadband plans with download speeds up to 100Mbps. Consult NBNCo's rollout map and you'll see the NBN is available in just a few small pockets of new developments, with no indication of when the rollout will ...
iiNet outflanks NBN Co with 100Mbps downloads in Geelong ARNnet 
iiNet doubles NBN-speed network for Geelong Impress Media Australia (press release) 
ABC OnlineMore paediatric surgeons for Geelong hospital to help cut waiting times
ABC Online
Surgeons from Melbourne's Royal Children's Hospital will perform surgery in Geelong in a new arrangement that could cut waiting times and, if successful, may be replicated across other regional centres in Victoria. The surgeons would visit Geelong once ...
Cricket
Courier MailPremier Cricket: Frankston take points over Geelong | photos
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Frankston take points over Geelong as Finch misses out. Oct. 25, 2014, 5 p.m.. FRANKSTON Peninsula claimed the points over Geelong in a Victorian Premier Cricket "bush bash"encounter in Ballarat on Saturday.
Frankston Peninsula bags second win of the season after fighting back to ... Courier Mail 
Courier MailAFL fixture 2015: Geelong dealt toughest draw, threatens to open cracks of 2014
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AO:Adelaide Oval; ANZ:ANZ Stadium; AS:Aurora Stadium; BA:Blundstone Arena; CS:Cazaly's Stadium; ES:Etihad Stadium; G:Gabbs; MCG:Melbourne Cricket Ground; MS:Metricon Stadium; SO:StarTrack Oval; PS:Patersons Stadium; SS:Simonds Stadium ...
The Daily TelegraphAustralian Twenty20 captain Aaron Finch chats live from 12.30PM
The Daily Telegraph
The 27-year-old is the second best T20 batsmen in the world, according to the ICC rankings and he spent the winter playing county cricket in England with Yorkshire. Finch wears many caps ... ambassador. Most of all, he's a country lad from Colac in ...
The West AustralianAFL draw released: grand finalists to clash in round 8 - The West Australian
The West Australian
Cricket's World Cup means the season starts a week later than usual. There will also be only one bye and no grand final on the last ... Essendon and Geelong appear to have two of the tougher schedules. While Richmond have seven of the high-profile ...
AFL drops dodgy timeslots SBS 
AFL listens to its fans and tweaks 2015 fixture The Australian 
Blockbusters aplenty in 2015 fixture Collingwood 
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Courier MailSimon Lethlean devises AFL draw, one of world sport's most complicated fixtures
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Adelaide Crows; Brisbane Lions; Carlton; Collingwood; Essendon; Fremantle; Geelong Cats; Gold Coast SUNS; GWS GIANTS; Hawthorn; Melbourne; North Melbourne; Port Adelaide; Richmond; St Kilda; Sydney Swans; West Coast Eagles; Western Bulldogs ... AO ...
Courier MailAFL Fixture 2015: Richmond and Melbourne to clash in Anzac Eve showdown
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Adelaide Crows; Brisbane Lions; Carlton; Collingwood; Essendon; Fremantle; Geelong Cats; Gold Coast SUNS; GWS GIANTS; Hawthorn; Melbourne; North Melbourne; Port Adelaide; Richmond; St Kilda; Sydney Swans; West Coast Eagles; Western Bulldogs ... BA ...
Football
Courier MailGeelong ready to face tough 2015 AFL fixture, says Joel Selwood
Courier Mail
"We're really looking forward to bringing Mitch Clark into the football side along with Rhys Stanley and see what impact these guys can have on our footy club. "It's been huge straight away. We've caught up with Mitch a couple of times already and I saw Rhys ...
Courier MailAFL fixture 2015: Geelong dealt toughest draw, threatens to open cracks of 2014
Courier Mail
The champion Cats were dealt the AFL's toughest 2015 fixture, threatening to jam open the cracks that appeared in the club's straight-sets finals exit this year. While premiership ... The Pies will again dominate the MCG with 14 games at the home of football.
Courier MailChris Pelchen identifies similarities between St Kilda's 2014 list and Hawthorn's ...
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But he but paid tribute to the club for placing such a heavy financial focus on its football program. "One thing St Kilda does very well, and it's a credit to the board, is how much they invest into the football program specifically," he said. "While the club's finances ...
Courier MailWhat happens to Chris Pelchen's 40-page plan for St Kilda: Jay Clark
Courier Mail
Geelong's master football operations man Neil Balme walked onto the trade period floor last week and started talking about biscuits. Twice. As a Saints fan, you couldn't be sure what's happening at Seaford at one of the most pivotal times in the club's history.
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"We went through a thorough football review and while I chaired the review, (chief executive) Matt Finnis was certainly party to it, as was the senior coach and the relevant department heads,'' Pelchen, who resigned and expects to finish up at the club on ...
Rippa.comGeelong Cats de-list Taylor Hunt, Mitch Brown and Joel Hamling
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Geelong Cats have de-listed three more players as they look to begin preparations for the 2015 AFL season. Taylor Hunt, Mitch Brown and Joel ... Hunt has played the most games for Geelong out of the de-listed trio, making 63 appearances across six seasons. He fell out of favour with the ... "We thank Taylor, Mitch and Joel for their efforts over their time at the club and wish them every success in their future endeavours," Geelong football manager Neil Balme told the club's official website. Last month Geelong also ...
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