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New local laws may restrict smoking in alfresco dining areas. Source: News ...
Geelong Advertiser
POWERS to allow more public smoking bans in Geelong and tougher conditions for aggressive dogs are among 10 new laws proposed by the city council. The reforms pave the way for City Hall to declare an area smoke-free, and deal out $1000 fines to ...
City councillors to decide on selling Old Geelong Gaol
Geelong Advertiser
The city's heritage councillor Tony Ansett said councillors would consider submissions on the old prison's future -- probably at a meeting next month. Geelong city councillors were divided over a proposed sale of the Old Geelong Gaol when they met in June.
`there's no planet B'
Geelong Advertiser
"It is imperative that people keep the pressure up to all levels of government, tell the City of Greater Geelong we don't want fracking in the region, tell the State Government to remove restrictions on wind turbines, and tell the Federal Government we want to ...
Brownlow Medal: Parents cross their fingers for Selwood
Bendigo Advertiser
THE parents of Geelong's Joel Selwood endured a nerve-wracking Brownlow Medal night last year and look to be in for another one on Monday. Selwood - the former Kennington-Sandhurst junior and Bendigo Pioneer - will go into Monday night's Brownlow ...
Yahoo!7 NewsBrownlow Medal preview: Close finish on cards with Geelong's Joel Selwood a ...
Yahoo!7 News
Joel Selwood s ball-winning abilities are just one reason why the Geelong captain is ABC Joel Selwood's ball-winning abilities are just one reason why the Geelong captain is on course for the Brownlow Medal. Up until round 16 this year, the Brownlow Medal ...
Old East Geelong home sells for $720000
Geelong Advertiser
The property at 1 Connor Street, East Geelong, was sold at auction for $720,000, after it had been in the one family for more than 60 years. The four-bedroom home features ornate ceilings, sash windows, picture railing, mantles, timber panelling and stained ...
Geelong heartthrob Jimmy Bartel and glamorous wife Nadia Coppolino join ...
The Daily Telegraph
Voted this year's sexiest player, Geelong heartthrob, Jimmy Bartel has joined forces with his wife, Nadia Coppolino for The Iconic's Spring Racing campaign. It's the first time the glamorous duo has posed up together, and Bartel says it was hard to keep a ...
Geelong needs fewer councillors, not more
Geelong Advertiser
It remains my view that fewer councillors, in either a "no ward" model or a mix of enhanced ward and "at large" councillors, would be far, far better for Greater Geelong. Fewer, properly remunerated, competent and better resourced councillors should deliver ...
Raw Edge Hairdressing in Belmont broken into for the 16th time
Geelong Advertiser
A Geelong business has been pushed to the brink of closure after it was broken into for the 16th time in the past four years. Raw Edge Hairdressing in Belmont was targeted again last week when the organised thieves struck shortly after 1am on Thursday.
AFL's hottest couple up close and personal
Perth Now
Voted this year's sexiest player, Geelong heartthrob, Jimmy Bartel has joined forces with his wife, Nadia Coppolino for The Iconic's Spring Racing campaign. It's the first time the glamorous duo has posed up together, and Bartel says it was hard to keep a ...
Quiz: Test your knowledge of the Brownlow Medal
Courier Mail
Gary Ablett junior with Geelong in 2009. 18. Five players -- Ian Stewart, Peter Moore, Greg Williams, Chris Judd and Gary Ablett junior. 19. Gary Dempsey with 246 votes. 20. Joel Selwood. 21. Graham Teasdale with 59 in 1977. 22. 1989. 23. Greater Western ...
Enright reaches 250 games
Eyre Peninsula Tribune
FROM Kimba to Kardinia Park, Corey Enright has enjoyed an amazing journey as an AFL footballer. Plucked as a 18-year-old from Kimba to Geelong in 1999, few would have thought Enright would go on to achieve the accolades he has today. But three AFL ...
The Hornet#8220;SOMETIMES the bravest decision is to make no decision at...
The Hornet
Chris McDermott: Brenton Sanderson was a scapegoat for a panicked minority -- perhaps former skipper Mark Ricciuto should be his successor. "SOMETIMES the bravest decision is to make no decision at all, a la Geelong". The tweet came from Crows ...
Frawley's signing has the potential to revive Geelong or Fremantle
The Roar
Melbourne key defender James Frawley could plug significant gaps at Fremantle or Geelong. Both sides bowed out of the finals in straight sets and look in danger of sliding out of premiership contention next season due to their dependence on ageing stars.
The AgeA guy walks into a bar and kills community TV...
The Age
The decision affects Australia's five community TV stations: TVS Sydney, C31 Melbourne & Geelong, 31 Digital Brisbane, West TV Perth and Adelaide's Channel 44. They will be banished to the internet: reduced essentially to a YouTube channel.
Sunday Session: Dermott Brereton 25 years on after Mark Yeates hit in 1989 ...
Courier Mail
He suffered two broken ribs and a ruptured kidney after being blindsided by Geelong's Mark Yeates at the first bounce. Vomiting blood and in excruciating agony, the five-time premiership Hawk somehow took a strong mark and kicked a goal minutes later, ...
WA todayGovernment errs on community radio
WA today
The decision affects Australia's five community TV stations: TVS Sydney, C31 Melbourne & Geelong, 31 Digital Brisbane, West TV Perth and Adelaide's Channel 44. They will be banished to the internet: reduced essentially to a YouTube channel.
Colac claims historic premiership, thumping Leopold in GFL grand final
Geelong Advertiser
COLAC defied recent history to clinch its maiden Geelong Football League premiership, thumping Leopold by 49 points at Simonds Stadium today. The Tigers surged from fifth on the ladder to steal the flag from minor premier and favourite Leopold, winning ...
Ablett can poll enough to win third Charlie
Fox Sports
Maybe not outright, with Geelong's Joel Selwood the obvious man set to join him with a glass of champagne as AFL commission chairman Mike Fitzpatrick proposes the traditional toast to the man or men who take home the medal named after Geelong ...
Chris McDermott: Brenton Sanderson was a scapegoat for a panicked minority ...
Courier Mail
When Geelong faced its crisis in the early years of "Bomber" Thompson's reign, the powerbrokers held firm. It is widely rumoured that star defender Matthew Scarlett played a key role in Thompson's survival, rallying the troops and backing his boss to the max.
AFL.com.auGoldstein demands Roos push for top-four
AFL.com.au
The Kangaroos finished sixth this season but were able to push into the third week of finals after back-to-back wins against Essendon and Geelong in Melbourne. They couldn't take their winning form on the road, however, falling to the Sydney Swans at ANZ ...
The AgePreferred route revealed for Avalon Airport rail link, but no start date in sight
The Age
Transport Minister Terry Mulder on Friday morning revealed a preferred route linking Avalon Airport with the existing train track between Melbourne and Geelong. But Mr Mulder conceded that with only five flights a day at the airport, the rail link was some time ...
Taskforce backs $28.9m aquatic centre with 25m indoor pool at Torquay
Geelong Advertiser
The closest public pool is in Geelong or Ocean Grove with Winchelsea and Lorne also opening public pools in the summer months. The latest taskforce report will be discussed at a Surf Coast council meeting on Tuesday. It found the region was home to a ...
WorkCover's move to Geelong on track
Geelong Advertiser
Officials from the State Government agency met Geelong leaders yesterday, providing an update on the plan to shift their head office, and 550 workers, to the city. Both the Coalition and the Labor Party have promised they will relocate the Victorian WorkCover ...
Major query over pier jobs vows
Geelong Advertiser
A CRUISE ship pier is projected to increase local employment by the equivalent of 43 full-time workers across the first 10 years of operation, not the 430 new and ongoing jobs claimed by Geelong council, a close analysis of the business case reveals.
In-form Geelong primed for state hockey grand final
Geelong Advertiser
In their first meeting, Casey smashed Geelong 7-1. But the tables turned in their second encounter. "We got pretty well pumped by them the first time," Smith said. "The second time, we were two-nil down at half time and came back to win 3-2. "It's going to be a ...
Train line planned for Avalon Airport, no timeline for construction
ABC Online
Plans for a rail link connecting Avalon Airport to Melbourne and Geelong have been released by the Victorian Government but no timeline has been given for its construction. The route would connect the airport to the existing rail line that runs between Lara ...
Sydney Morning HeraldSix reasons to visit Birregurra
Sydney Morning Herald
1. FESTIVAL. Birregurra is a small country town of just 500 people living on a rise above the Barwon River flats west of Geelong. The annual festival is a chance for the community to raise funds for facilities - so bring your gold coins for the raffles, one of which ...
It's time to shine, Buddy
Geelong Advertiser
Jimmy Bartel is another player who sits in this category at Geelong, but mind you he is starting from a very high standard anyway. So who of the remaining four teams will elevate themselves this weekend? One player who I will be watching closely is Buddy ...
Why scale matters
Geelong Advertiser
During the event, the group heard that Winchester has been in Geelong for 50 years and still employs 60 people. Winchester's focus on simple but key objectives has led to improved outcomes, resulting in the addition of employees this year to meet increased ...
driver tries dunny hurry defence
Geelong Advertiser
Shaun O'Malley, 25, pleaded guilty to two counts of driving while disqualified and one of speeding in Geelong Magistrates Court on Friday. The court heard the father of two was stopped by police in the driveway at Hungry Jacks, Norlane, on May 13 and in ...
Is the train to the plane all in vain?
The Age
Transport Minister Terry Mulder on Friday morning revealed a preferred route linking Avalon Airport with the existing train track between Melbourne and Geelong. But Mr Mulder conceded that with only five flights a day at the airport, the rail link was some time ...
Avalon Airport hopes trains bring planes
Sky News Australia
The Victorian government has announced its preferred rail route to Avalon, comprising two 5.6-kilometre lines, branching off from between Lara and Little River and running directly to the terminal, near Geelong. The government says the project could cost ...
Neos KosmosA hop away from powering into history
Neos Kosmos
After a very close call last week, the Kangaroos held a late surging Geelong by six points, having led by 32 points midway through the final quarter. After holding Cats' forward Tom Hawkins at bay for much of the match, Scott Thompson could do little as the ...
Probe into Geelong's council's $50m ward funding saga finished; report awaits
Geelong Advertiser
Confirmation of the investigation's conclusion followed inquiries from the Geelong Advertiser about the time taken with the probe. It is a year since the State Government first aired its concerns regarding the governance of the councillor-determined cash ...
Release the findings, Minister
Geelong Advertiser
IT was 12 months ago today that the Geelong Advertiser revealed a black stain on this city. That stain was the secretive ward allocation scheme that saw councillors spend $7 million a year in ratepayers' money. Those funds were spent in the councillors' ...
Melbourne's 2nd airport to get rail link
Sydney Morning Herald
Melbourne's second major airport, Avalon, will get a train link. The state government has announced the preferred route, two 5.6-kilometre lines branching off from between Lara and Little River and running directly to the terminal, near Geelong. Transport ...
Sky News AustraliaAvalon Airport to get rail link
Sky News Australia
The state government has announced the preferred route, two 5.6-kilometre lines branching off from between Lara and Little River and running directly to the terminal, near Geelong. Transport Minister Terry Mulder said the rail link will support the ...
Dozens queue for the iPhone 6 in Geelong
Geelong Advertiser
Customers queue outside Telstra Geelong for the new iPhone. Picture: Alison Wynd Source: News Limited. After almost four hours spent camped on the concrete, Adam Clifford finally had his hands on a new iPhone 6. Mr Clifford, from Armstrong Creek, set up ...
Geelong Cats ruckman Dawson Simpson to alcohol interlock on car for ...
Geelong Advertiser
Geelong ruckman Dawson Simpson must use an alcohol interlocking device on his car and has faced club-imposed sanctions for exceeding .05. All players on the Cats list must attend a drink-driving course in the wake of his drink driving and Simpson was ...
The RoarFamiliarity breeds premierships: Why Hawthorn may fall short
The Roar
The league average for players used by each club in 2008 was 35.88; however, Hawthorn and Geelong both used only 31 players. Did this put Hawthorn and Geelong on an equal footing come grand final day? Did this equality erode the four-game buffer that ...
Rippa.comSydney Swans v North Melbourne - AFL Preliminary Final Live Stream, Preview ...
Rippa.com
Where North beat Geelong was their outside run and spread but with the likes of Jetta, Hanneberry, Shaw, Lloyd, Rohan and McGlynn the Swans runners eclipse those at North. We know North will not lie down but the Swans should have too many weapons ...
Census data may force schools to care less
Courier Mail
Little River and Anakie primary schools -- each about 30km from Geelong -- serve a combined population of around 2000. Each town comprises a few shops. But the schools last month learned a federal government payment recognising them as inner ...
Every Geelong player sent to drink-driving classes after Dawson Simpson ...
Courier Mail
Geelong chief executive Brian Cook expressed his disappointment in the situation. "There is no excuse for drink-driving," Mr Cook said. "We are relieved that nobody was injured by Dawson's actions, as there is obvious potential for serious accidents when ...
Sydney Morning HeraldTwo of us: Jason and Juli Baldwin
Sydney Morning Herald
Jason: She hates it when I say it, but when I met Juli she had this big head of frizzy hair. We met in a shopping centre in Geelong. She was with a friend of mine and her kids were running around - the girls had fairy wings on and Jack was in a pusher. We were ...
AFL.com.auCats fine Simpson as all players pay price
AFL.com.au
EVERY Geelong player will have to attend a drink-driving education course in the wake of Dawson Simpson's positive breath test. The ruckman, who recently underwent back surgery, was pulled over last weekend and recorded a blood alcohol content of 0.1, ...
Cats punish Simpson for drink-driving
ninemsn
Geelong have ensured ruckman Dawson Simpson has some explaining to do to his AFL team-mates for his drink-driving offence. The Cats have ordered that every player on their list must join Simpson in attending a drink driving course. The club said anyone ...
Drink-driving classes for all Geelong players after Dawson Simpson's breach
The Age
Geelong has committed all of its players to attend a drive-driving education course typically reserved for people who have lost their licence for that offence as part of its response to ruckman Dawson Simpson's blunder last weekend. Simpson, 25, has been ...
AFL.com.auHere's Lucey: reality TV Irishman joins the Cats
AFL.com.au
Geelong has taken a punt on 22-year-old Irishman Padraig Lucey, who was cut from Foxtel's reality television series The Recruit last week. He has joined the club as a Category B Rookie and the club hopes he can develop into a mobile big man.
UndertheradarListen: Ausmuteants - Boiling Point
Undertheradar
Geelong group Ausmuteants have dropped the single 'Boiling Point' ahead of the release of their debut album Order Of Operation, which is out at the end of the month via Memphis label Goner Records. The schizophrenic four-piece-sometimes-two-piece ...
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AFL.com.auCat's drink-driving charge
AFL.com.au
"The TAC can confirm that the Geelong Football Club informed us today that one of their players was caught drink driving yesterday," the statement said. "The TAC is extremely disappointed with the news. We will await further discussion with the ...
Cats' Simpson Caught Drink Driving TripleM Sydney 
Injured Geelong Cats star caught drink driving after AFL Finals loss to North ... fanatix 
World Footy NewsPadraig Lucey to join Geelong's rookie list despite being cut from hit reality ...
Courier Mail
WACKY WEDNESDAY: SEE THE CATS OUTFITS. The 21-year-old ... Lucey has a Gaelic football background and first kicked an AFL football 18 months ago via an AFL combine in Ireland run by fellow Kerry man and Sydney premiership play Tadhg Kennelly.
Geelong Cats sign Irish prospect Padraig Lucey World Footy News 
Geelong to sign Irishman Padraig Lucey after run on Foxtel reality show The ... The Age 
Sydney Morning HeraldGeelong and North Melbourne rivalry comes to a head in 2014 AFL semi-final at ...
Courier Mail
Geelong and North Melbourne rivalry comes to a head in 2014 AFL semi-final at MCG. by: Gilbert Gardiner; From: Courier Mail ... SHINBONER Mick Martyn would still have nightmares about the day Geelong champion Gary Ablett sent the Cats to the 1994 Grand ...
The greatest game of all: Geelong v North Melbourne 1994 The Age 
Geelong or North Melbourne: who do the Sydney Swans want to play? Sydney Morning Herald 
Giant-killing Kangaroos roll on with win over Geelong Cats The Australian 
Yahoo!7 News  - SBS 
AFL.com.auEx-Cat Egan sues over injury treatment
AFL.com.au
THE AFL Doctors' Association has thrown its support behind Geelong club doctor Chris Bradshaw after it was revealed on Tuesday that former Cats' defender Matthew Egan has sued him and orthopedic surgeon Mark Blackney over the treatment of a foot ...
Former Cat Matthew Egan takes legal action over foot injury The Age 
Ex-AFL player sues over foot injury SBS 
Pedestrian TVThe Geelong Cats 'Wacky Wednesday' Costumes Are Absolutely Everything
Pedestrian TV
A couple of weeks ago we brought you a best of selection from the first batch of AFL clubs 'Mad Monday' celebrations - a time honoured tradition observed by football teams whose seasons have come to an end, wherein they gather at a local establishment, ...
Geelong players let their hair down at Wacky Wednesday end-of-season ... Courier Mail 
Geelong can end the 'end of an era' era The Roar 
AFL.com.auCats find their attacking mojo
AFL.com.au
The football spent most of the time in Geelong's forward half in the second half as it ran all over the Lions to post its highest score for the season and its highest score since round 11, 2013 when it thrashed Greater Western Sydney. Any perceived ...
turnaround doesn't ruffle Cats' fur The Australian 
[VIDEO] Geelong Cats vs Brisbane Lions: AFL highlights, scores, blog The Roar 
Michelangelo Rucci: Geelong's second-half fade-outs leave question on where ... Courier Mail 
The Age  - Hawthorn Hawks  - Courier Mail 
Rippa.comHawthorn v Geelong Cats - AFL Qualifying Final Live Stream, Preview, Team ...
Rippa.com
Both sides have a great record at the MCG, dropping only one match at the home of football this year. Those losses came against each other. Geelong defeated Hawthorn by 19 points earlier this year and the Hawks squared the ledger a fortnight ago.
Peerless Hawthorn Hawks outclass Geelong Cats The Australian 
Week 1 AFL finals combatants boast decorated past of classic encounters Courier Mail 
Hawks beat Cats to advance to Prelim Hawthorn Hawks 
AFL.com.au  - The Age  - SBS 
Cats to kick off finals week two on Friday night
AFL.com.au
Geelong will kick off week two of the AFL finals series, with a cut-throat semi-final on Friday night at the MCG. The Cats, who went down to Hawthorn by 36-points in their qualifying final clash, will face the winner of Saturday night's clash between ...
The GuardianDiscount For Cats v Roos
TripleM Sydney
The AFL today announced an unprecedented 20 per cent discount on ticket prices for all members of the Geelong Cats and North Melbourne Kangaroos for next Friday night's Second Semi-Final at the MCG. It is the first time such a significant discount has ...
North Melbourne and Essendon final a battle of inconsistency The Age 
Former AFL player & Essendon assistant coach Matthew Egan lodges lawsuit ...
Courier Mail
"Playing with Geelong, he would have played finals football and more than likely been a premiership player," he said. "He would have established a significant career as an AFL footballer. "That has been lost to him because of the treatment he received.".
Geelong hopes James Frawley opts to join Cattery in bid to boost ageing backline
Courier Mail
A day after being bundled out of the AFL finals, coach Chris Scott and football manager Neil Balme were both on Melbourne radio with Frawley -- the Melbourne swingman tipped to walk out on the Demons as an unrestricted free agent -- a point of ...
All the costumes and celebrations from Geelong's Wacky Wednesday
Geelong Advertiser
"It's a good get-together, football can be really serious so it's good to have a bit of light hearted fun," he said. Ruckman Dawson Simpson, facing drink-driving charges from the weekend, was not among early arrivals. Cats chief executive Brian Cook ...
AFL grand final: Victoria Premier challenges NSW counterpart to football wager
ABC Online
Dr Napthine, who is a fanatic Geelong supporter, said he was so confident he might spruce up his car with a few Hawks flags. "I might even bring myself to fly the Hawks flag this week," he said. "As much as I am a Cats man, when it comes to Victoria ...
quiz: How well do you know AFL?
Courier Mail
Mark Yeates from Geelong. 5. Three (1948, 1977 & 2010). 6. Footscray/Western Bulldogs in 1954; St Kilda in 1966 and Port Adelaide in 2004. 7. Carlton and Essendon with 16. 8. Best player in the Grand Final (voted by specific judges). 9. End of the 1971 ...
The AgeGeelong defeats Brisbane Lions by 62 points at Simonds Stadium, clinch finals ...
Courier Mail
Wasteful work by normally reliable Geelong players, even prolific Corey Enright across half-back, gave Brisbane opportunities to stay in touch on the scoreboard. Those early Cats turnovers and poor decision-making may be the least of their worries if ...
Cats, Hawks to open AFL finals on Friday The Age 
Which clubs deserve Friday night football in 2015? The Roar 
Richmond's rise continues into AFL finals YahooXtra Blogs (blog) 
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Dawson Simpson. PIC: AFL Media Source: Supplied
Geelong Advertiser
Just days after the Cats were knocked out of the AFL finals, the club is in crisis control as it deals with potential sponsorship fallout and considers how to punish the 25-year-old. Geelong's lucrative agreement with the TAC is under threat, less than ...
The Guardian (blog)Trade Whispers: Young Cats on the block, Crows talk to O'Keefe, Freo keep eye ...
Courier Mail
O'Keefe, who has fallen out of the Swans' line-up as Sydney prepares for an AFL preliminary final, met with key Adelaide officials including football chief David Noble in Adelaide yesterday. The Crows confirmed their interview with O'Keefe as Adelaide ...
AFL semi-finals: what we learned this weekend The Guardian (blog) 
AFL.com.auHere's Lucey: reality TV Irishman joins the Cats
AFL.com.au
Geelong has taken a punt on 22-year-old Irishman Padraig Lucey, who was cut from Foxtel's reality television series The Recruit last week. He has joined the club as a ... Lucey has played Gaelic football for St Brendan's (Killarney) and Kerry. He also ...
Mark Robinson shares his likes and dislikes after the AFL semi-finals
Courier Mail
Cats veterans. Football manager Neil Balme said the club and the players will make the hard decisions. Those decisions involve Jimmy Bartel and James Kelly. The expectation is they will play on, but the Cats, Balme said, will give it consideration ...
AFL.com.auGlenn Archer would be 'shattered' if Brent Harvey missed Sydney clash over ...
Courier Mail
It has already come under AFL scrutiny after the Cats midfielder complained to the umpires during the game. "I would be ... Harvey and Archer were premiership teammates in North Melbourne's last flag -- 1999 -- but he insisted as a pure football lover ...
North Melbourne's Brent Harvey cleared to play against Swans The Australian 
Boomer wants MRP anguish to be over AFL.com.au 
Geelong captain Joel Selwood to back North Melbourne's Brent Harvey at AFL ... fanatix 
Johann Wagner edges out Bradie Foster, Chris Moreland to win The Recruit, set ...
Courier Mail
The 201cm Irishman - a part-time pool lifeguard from County Kerry - is set to join the Cats as a Category B rookie. Lucey has a gaelic football background and first kicked an AFL football 18 months ago via an AFL combine in Ireland run by fellow Kerry ...
The AgeGary Ablett says early wake-up call at Geelong kick-started All Australian run
The Age
"I think after the first couple of weeks those third- and fourth-year players started to realise they really need to stand up and play good football and lead out there. We didn't win many games but talking to some of those younger boys, they said they ...
Selwood skippers All-Stars again Bendigo Advertiser 
AFL.com.auCats and mouse game as Geelong faces Hawks
AFL.com.au
HAWTHORN ruckman Ben McEvoy says gaining a psychological advantage over nemesis Geelong is not the Hawks' priority when the arch-rivals clash on Saturday night. The Hawks and Cats are seemingly on a collision course to meet in a blockbuster ...
Steve Johnson unlikely to play against Hawthorn as Cats play it safe with ... Courier Mail 
Mitchell looking forward to Cats challenge Hawthorn Hawks 
No foxing, McEvoy wants AFL win over Cats SBS 
The Guardian (blog)AFL preliminary finals: what to look out for this weekend
The Guardian (blog)
As is so often the case, preliminary final round is offering what might be the greatest pure football spectacle at the pointy end of September when Ken Hinkley's fast-running Port side hope to upset high-scoring Hawthorn, a club that have been there ...
Once a sad case, Sydney became a September specialist The Age 
AFL Finals: Premiers could be in trouble as Swans look set to make second ... Yahoo!7 News 
AFL.com.auGibson set to outlast Swans
AFL.com.au
NORTH Melbourne has focused on the first three and a half quarters of its win over Geelong to build its confidence ahead of Friday night's preliminary final against the Sydney Swans. The Kangaroos were 32 points ahead of Geelong at the 14-minute of the ...
Hawks to prevail over his beloved Cats among Huddo's tips for Finals Week 1
Courier Mail
Rain, Rain go away: The Swans have not played good football in damp conditions this year and it should help Freo negate the big tall forwards. Still got the Goodes: He may not have pleased Shane Warne but Adam Goodes will still be a massive threat in ...
The West AustralianRoo keen to savour grand final
The West Australian
The man the football world hopes has an opportunity to play in a grand final. The veteran who has stuck with his club ... In 2011, Geelong's Tom Lonergan, who fought back from losing a kidney, and West Coast utility player Mark Nicoski, who constantly ...
Sydney Morning HeraldBrett Stewart's charms can't save Manly Sea Eagles
Sydney Morning Herald
Chronic knee and hamstring injuries, and playing behind a beaten NSW team limited his effectiveness in representative football, but in the NRL, the better measure of a player's legacy, Stewart has been the linchpin of the best club team of his era. His ...
Sportal.com.auAFL Round 22 Preview: Hawthorn v Geelong
Sportal.com.au
Johnson has been struggling with a foot injury since the Cats' narrow win over Fremantle and the club won't be taking any risks with him ahead of finals. Last time around on Easter Monday it was Johnson that got them over the line, kicking three goals ...
Cats want big fish for Simonds next year AFL.com.au 
Hawthorn Hawks vs Geelong Cats live scores, results - 2014 AFL Round 22 Sports News 
AFL: what to look out for in round 22 The Guardian (blog) 
The Age  - Courier Mail  - Hawthorn Hawks 
The AgeBen Jacobs in and Joel Tippett on standby as North Melbourne prepares to face ...
The Age
Jacobs, a utility traded from Port Adelaide who has struggled to win a consistent berth, was dropped from the side for North's victory over Geelong after Brent Harvey returned from suspension. Macmillian injured a hamstring in the win and, despite ...
Fremantle DockersSandi a family man
Fremantle Dockers
From the day he ducked his head and walked through the door into Fremantle headquarters, words such as 'massive', 'huge', 'gigantic' and 'colossal' have been synonymous with 'Spider', a nickname reserved for those of prodigious height in the AFL. While ...
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Courier Mail
Geelong had been the dominant team of 2007, but came within an ace of missing out on the Grand Final that season. The Cats hadn't won a flag since 1963 and almost lost the chance of advancing to that Grand Final as a persistent Collingwood annoyed ...
Retrogram presents 10 candid photos of Brownlow winners
Courier Mail
The curly-haired Cat was the first back-pocket to win the Brownlow, and only the second Geelong footballer after inaugural winner Edward "Carji'' Greeves. Fortunately, someone had the .... Libertaore, who had already been cut by North Melbourne, said ...
Luke McDonald was born to play for North Melbourne, young Kangaroo now ...
Courier Mail
Remembering back to the 2007 Grand Final -- the first McDonald attended -- the father-son gem wondered if he could emulate Joel Selwood's golden debut season, which culminated in the Geelong superstar climbing the premiership dais. It was a thought put ...
Is the AFL Boston bound? Why isn't Joel Selwood loved at opposition clubs ...
Courier Mail
The league has also appointed a star-studded coaching panel led by Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson with assistants Geelong's Chris Scott and Fremantle's Ross Lyon. AFL operations manager ... Clients of the Bastion S GO include the AFL and St Kilda ...
Geelong's Allen Christensen to miss rest of AFL finals after undergoing back ...
ABC Online
Geelong forward Allen Christensen has been booked in for back surgery, ensuring he will miss the rest of the Cats' AFL finals campaign. Christensen was left out of Friday night's AFL semi-final against North Melbourne after being a slim chance at the ...
Steve Johnson takes steps towards return to senior football for Geelong after ...
Courier Mail
Cats coach Chris Scott said earlier this week that the club was prepared to "be very conservative'' with Johnson's recuperation. But he suggested Johnson was "certainly not a stretch'' to play against the Brisbane Lions at Simonds Stadium next Saturday ...
Sydney Morning HeraldPrivate Melbourne: Frances Abbott is off and racing towards the Spring Racing ...
Sydney Morning Herald
Introducing the newest column for theage.com.au - Private Melbourne. Melbourne. It's always onstage. It's always on. The teeming crowds at the tennis and the screaming fast cars make way for the festivals of writing and comedy and fringe and suddenly ...
Hawthorn HawksPreliminary Final team
Hawthorn Hawks
Veteran midfielder Brad Sewell, who played his 200th career game in the Qualifying Final win over Geelong is the unlucky player to be omitted. Suckling has recovered from the knee injury he sustained against the Cats in Round 22, having trained ...
Here's 20 ways to know you're a Geelong supporter
Courier Mail
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AFL.com.auAFL blasts Channel Seven over goal review
AFL.com.au
THE AFL has expressed its disappointment to Channel Seven over the treatment of a controversial goal review in Saturday night's Hawthorn-Geelong blockbuster that camera stills confirm was correct. AFL football operations manager Mark Evans told AFL.com ...
Duncan, Blicavs, Guthrie, Walker, Horlin-Smith, Caddy and Murdoch; will they ...
Courier Mail
Geelong this week needs every minute out of its bottom six players - and others. Today a group has been labelled the Suspect Seven. They are Mitch Duncan, Mark Blicavs, Cameron Guthrie, Josh Walker, George Horlin-Smith, Josh Caddy and Jordan ...
Geelong Cats home ground upgrade gets $5 million grant
ABC Online
The Geelong Cats' home ground redevelopment has been granted an extra $5 million from the Victorian Government, in a bid to draw more AFL games to the city. The redevelopment has cost more than $100 million so far and the club said it would cost about ...
The AgeGeelong champion Jimmy Bartel slams diving accusations as rubbish
The Age
Bartel's former Cats teammate Cameron Ling said on Channel Seven during the game that Bartel was "well and truly acting," but later argued that he should not be "hung" for the offence. "It sort of questions a bit of your integrity, the way you play the ...
Footy scandal exposed: The game that never was
St Kilda
It was the day before Japan surrendered, ending World War II, and the Cats' and Saints' senior teams were battling for the wooden spoon at Geelong. Meanwhile, their struggling seconds sides were scheduled to play at ... "It would be pretty rough if the ...
Nick Dal Santo kicks goals in second football life
The Age
Assuredly, defeat of Geelong on Friday night and a top-four finish to 2014 would constitute a prosperous campaign, and Dal Santo is confident a club he lauds for embracing him from day one, and at every level, is ready for the next step. "They made me ...
The RoarSeven untold stories from week two of the finals
The Roar
This guy is made for AFL football and the big moments. 3. Josh Caddy would be a massive addition to the ... Caddy was probably Geelong's most consistent player over their two finals and showed a real toughness at the contest that thrived in finals ...
The AgeGeelong Midfielder Allen Christensen To Have Back Surgery
TripleM Sydney
Geelong's Allen Christensen needs more back surgery and will miss the rest of the Cats finals campaign. ... Geelong football manager Neil Balme confirmed the 23-year-old's current back problem is similar, but suggested the club was not overly concerned.
Cat Christensen to have back surgery The Age 
Anthony Hudson, Mick Warner and Sam Edmund look forward to the preliminary ...
Courier Mail
Fremantle and Geelong are out in straight sets, and while Huddo might be disappointed about his Cats the boys take a look at Geelong's list and discuss where to now for Chris Scott's men. Ross Lyon came armed with some stats after his side's loss to ...
TNT MagazineAFL Finals: A Geelong fan in London
TNT Magazine
I want to release my inner feral, and I want to see the Geelong Football Club win another premiership. On Friday the Cats played the Hawks for a place in the preliminary final. They went in as underdogs, but you never know what can happen in finals ...
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