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Port plans sink
Mornington Peninsula News
Infrastructure Victoria last week recommended that a container port be built at Bay West, in Port Phillip north of Geelong. The Advice on Securing Victoria's Ports Capacity report also states that it is unlikely there will be a need for a new container ...
Mon, 29 May 2017 14:32:06 AEST1496032326
Oventus Medical Ltd (ASX:OVN) Treatment Addresses Snorers at Higher Risk of Traffic Accidents
ABN Newswire (press release)
Sydney, May 29, 2017 AEST (ABN Newswire) - The daily commute from Geelong to Melbourne just got a little more perilous with a new study warning one fifth of Australian adults have fallen asleep while driving. Research from the Sleep Health Foundation ...
Mon, 29 May 2017 13:26:41 AEST1496028401
Container port plans sink
Bayside News
Infrastructure Victoria last week recommended that a container port be built at Bay West, in Port Phillip north of Geelong. The Advice on Securing Victoria's Ports Capacity report also states that it is unlikely there will be a need for a new container ...
Mon, 29 May 2017 11:24:02 AEST1496021042
Dwayne Dunn outed for 24 meetings
Racing.com
Dwayne Dunn's chances of making a charge for the metro premiership have taken a big hit, the reigning Scobie Breasley Medallist handed a 24-meeting suspension. Dunn pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding from the May 19 meeting at Geelong, ...
Mon, 29 May 2017 10:23:52 AEST1496017432
Thieves target homes in weekend burglaries - Police are investigating five aggravated burglaries across Geelong over ...
Bay 93.9
Police are reminding residents to lock their doors and secure their windows, even when they are at home to make sure opportunistic thieves cannot get in. Anyone with information on any of the aggravated burglaries are being asked to call Geelong CIU on ...
Mon, 29 May 2017 07:28:28 AEST1496006908
Man dies in Vic head-on crash - News.com.au
NEWS.com.au
A man is dead and three people are injured after a head-on car crash in Geelong.
Sun, 28 May 2017 21:12:01 AEST1495969921
Man dies in Vic head-on crash
Yahoo7 News
A man is dead and three people are injured after a head-on car crash in Geelong. Police believe a vehicle clipped another while travelling on Barrabool Road in Belmont before 11.30am on Sunday, before the first vehicle collided head-on with a third ...
Sun, 28 May 2017 21:19:14 AEST1495970354
Deb Fribbins selected as Top Private Consultant of the Year for 2017 by the International Association of Top ...
Digital Journal
VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA - 26 May, 2017 - Deb Fribbins the Director in Developing Excellence in Business and the Branch Director for Business in Heels, Melbourne CBD & Geelong has been selected as Top Private Consultant of the Year for 2017 for her ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 23:41:09 AEST1495806069
Family farewells Australian soldier who died after he was accidentally shot in the head during a training exercise
Daily Mail
An Australian soldier killed during a training exercise in the Northern Territory has been farewelled by his family. Private Jason Challis, from Geelong, was killed during live fire exercises at the Mount Bundey Training Area, about 100km southeast of ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 21:13:30 AEST1495797210
Timber finish ceiling creates calm and inviting ambience at Geelong hospital
Architecture and Design
diPanel perforated timber panels from Atkar were installed on the ceiling at the St. John of God Hospital in Geelong to create a calm and inviting atmosphere in the clinical space. Designed by architecture firm ClarkeHopkinsClarke with John Staff ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 18:09:33 AEST1495786173
National team in crucial camp on Sunshine Coast
Ballina Shire Advocate
CAPTAIN: Meg Lanning of Australia bats during a women's T20 International between Australia and New Zealand in Geelong earlier this year. TRACEY NEARMY. Popular Stories. Council ski jump vote 'small victory' for residents · SNEAK PEEK: What new ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 17:07:42 AEST1495782462
National team in crucial camp on Sunshine Coast
Byron Shire News
CAPTAIN: Meg Lanning of Australia bats during a women's T20 International between Australia and New Zealand in Geelong earlier this year. TRACEY NEARMY. Popular Stories. Incredible "bait ball" as fish try to intimidate predator · MOVIE REVIEW: King ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 16:57:45 AEST1495781865
Vic soldier's funeral after training death
NEWS.com.au
Private Jason Challis, from Geelong, was killed during live fire exercises at the Mount Bundey Training Area, about 100km southeast of Darwin, on May 10. He was farewelled by family, friends and fellow soldiers at a service at Tuckers Chapel in Geelong ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 16:32:12 AEST1495780332
Soldier killed at Mount Bundey, Jason Challis, remembered as 'happiest person on Earth'
ABC Online
More than 500 family and friends have gathered at a chapel in Geelong to remember the life of Private Jason Challis, who was killed during a live-fire training exercise in the Northern Territory two weeks ago. Private Challis was part of the 5th ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 16:06:12 AEST1495778772
Smash on Coppards Road
Bay 93.9
Motorists are being told to avoid Coppards Road in Newcomb, following a collision. CFA, ambulance and police crews are on scene at the corner of Portarlington Road and Coppards Road. Congestion is heavy Geelong-bound, and tow trucks are heading to ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 13:12:32 AEST1495768352
Geelong closer to losing directly-elected mayor Rebecca McDonald / 26 May 2017
Bay 93.9
The jury was brought in to look at the future make-up of Geelong council, after the Victorian government sacked the mayor and councillors last year. It handed its report to the Local Government Minister earlier this year, recommending a new council ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 07:56:25 AEST1495749385
Geelong soldier to be farewelled today
Bay 93.9
A funeral is being held today for a Geelong soldier killed during a training exercise in the Northern Territory. Private Jason Challis was injured after he was shot during the live-fire exercise at the Mount Bundey Training Area earlier this month. He ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 07:28:30 AEST1495747710
Sticky synthetic prompts transfer to turf
Racing.com
An issue with the Pro Ride synthetic track has prompted the 11th hour transfer of Friday's Geelong synthetic meeting to the turf track. The Geelong Synthetic meeting programmed for Tuesday has also been transferred to Racing.com Park (Pakenham) ...
Thu, 25 May 2017 18:00:36 AEST1495699236
Uber Partners with Red Cross For Clothing Drive
Broadsheet
The event is happening in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Hobart, Geelong, Gold Coast and Canberra. From 11am to 4pm, request the 'Red Cross Clothing Drive' option on your Uber app, and your items will be picked up free of charge.
Thu, 25 May 2017 13:59:09 AEST1495684749
Uber Wants To Pick Up Your 'Donate To Charity' Clothes Mountain This W/E
Pedestrian TV
Between 11am – 4pm this Sunday, May 28, drivers in Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Gold Coast, Geelong, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney will happily come to your place and collect pre-loved items you've bagged up to drop-off at a local Red Cross ...
Thu, 25 May 2017 13:01:06 AEST1495681266
Covet materials used in complex Central Geelong office project
Architecture and Design
Several materials from Covet International were used for a commercial office building in Central Geelong. The main feature of the project was the Mitzosuki bolt fix battens wrapping the corner of the building, all cut to exacting dimensions in Japan ...
Thu, 25 May 2017 10:56:32 AEST1495673792
Safety upgrade for local park
Bay 93.9
More details on a planned safety upgrade at a St Albans Park reserve have been revealed. The City of Greater Geelong has set aside $100,000 for Aldershot Reserve in its budget. The city says some of that funding will go towards improved laneway lighting.
Thu, 25 May 2017 08:11:00 AEST1495663860
'City Deal' call to boost local tourism
Bay 93.9
There are concerns Geelong is missing out on tourism dollars because there is not enough federal government investment in the local tourism industry. The Great Ocean Road is one of Australia's top attractions, but figures show visitors are not spending ...
Thu, 25 May 2017 07:50:06 AEST1495662606
The funeral for Private Jason Challis to be held on Friday
NEWS.com.au
Pte Challis of Geelong died on Wednesday, May 10, while training south of Darwin at the Mount Bundey Military Training Area. His funeral will be held tomorrow and will involve aspects of his favourite things including songs from ACDC. His mother, Helen ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 20:36:35 AEST1495622195
Truck brings down powerlines in Footscray, causing traffic chaos
NEWS.com.au
A TRUCK has brought down powerlines in Footscray, creating traffic gridlock along a “normally quiet side street”. VicRoads reports Geelong Rd has been closed in both directions between Droop and Barly streets. Drivers are advised to consider using ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 19:19:47 AEST1495617587
Private treaties in regional Victoria most common way to sell
Smart Property Investment
REIV data shows the best-performing private sale markets were Irymple with 26 days on the market, followed by Newcomb with 27 days on the market, Corio with 28 days on the market, and Lara, Geelong West and East Geelong with a median of 29 days on ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 15:58:19 AEST1495605499
Private treaties in regional Victoria most common way to sell
Residential Property Manager
REIV data shows the best-performing private sale markets were Irymple with 26 days on the market, followed by Newcomb with 27 days on the market, Corio with 28 days on the market, and Lara, Geelong West and East Geelong with a median of 29 days on ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 15:05:40 AEST1495602340
Geelong confirms closure of three library branches
Books+Publishing (subscription)
A campaign to save three Geelong libraries from closure has failed, with Geelong council confirming it will close the libraries at the end of September, reports the Geelong Advertiser. As previously reported by Books+Publishing, Geelong council ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 12:01:59 AEST1495591319
Woman grabbed on bottom in street assault
Bay 93.9
A woman was walking along Brougham Street near Deakin Uni just before 4pm on May 15, when she says a man came up and grabbed her on the bottom before running off. Police say the woman chased the man down and confronted him before he broke ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 08:21:04 AEST1495578064
Ute and car smash in North Geelong Kathleen Jessop / 23 May 2017
Bay 93.9
A man is in hospital, following a collision between a car and a ute in North Geelong. Emergency services were called around 1:40pm Tuesday, and assessed two people at the corner of Melbourne Road (Princes Highway) at Swinburne Street. A man in his ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 07:10:01 AEST1495573801
Melbourne's next port to cost $6 billion
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
Melbourne's next container port should be built near Geelong but Infrastructure Victoria says the $6 billion facility won't be needed until 2055. The independent body picked Bay West as the best site for the city's next port, instead of the ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 03:00:24 AEST1495558824
Melbourne's next port to cost $6 billion
NEWS.com.au
Melbourne's next container port should be built near Geelong but Infrastructure Victoria says the $6 billion facility won't be needed until 2055. The independent body picked Bay West as the best site for the city's next port, instead of the ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 12:03:41 AEST1495505021
Melbourne's next port to cost $6 billion
Shepparton News
Victoria doesn't need a new container port for another 38 years and when it does, Infrastructure Victoria says it should be built near Geelong. The planning body says Bay West, between Geelong and Werribee, is the best location for any future port ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 12:03:40 AEST1495505020
Man reverses car into Geelong hospital
Yahoo7 News
A man who accidentally reversed his car into a Geelong hospital emergency department is being treated inside. Police and firefighters were called to the University Hospital at 8.40am on Tuesday after the man reversed his car into an administration area ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 10:11:17 AEST1495498277
Melbourne's next port to cost $6 billion
Shepparton News
Victoria doesn't need a new container port for another 38 years and when it does, Infrastructure Victoria says it should be built near Geelong. The planning body says Bay West, between Geelong and Werribee, is the best location for any future port ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 09:51:34 AEST1495497094
New Melb port not needed until 2055
Riverine Herald
Victoria doesn't need a new container port for another 38 years and when it does, Infrastructure Victoria says it should be built near Geelong. The planning body says Bay West, between Geelong and Werribee, is the best location for any future port ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 09:46:30 AEST1495496790
New Melb port not needed until 2055
Yahoo7 News
Melbourne's next port should be built near Geelong because the location is better than a longstanding alternative, Infrastructure Victoria says. Chief executive Michel Masson said the Bay West site had strong transport links, land use, environmental ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 09:37:30 AEST1495496250
Melbourne's next port to cost $6 billion
Corowa Free Press (press release) (registration) (blog)
Victoria doesn't need a new container port for another 38 years and when it does, Infrastructure Victoria says it should be built near Geelong. The planning body says Bay West, between Geelong and Werribee, is the best location for any future port ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 09:18:32 AEST1495495112
New Melb port won't be needed until 2055
Seymour Telegraph (registration) (blog)
Victoria doesn't need a new container port for another 38 years and when it does, Infrastructure Victoria says it should be built near Geelong. The planning body says Bay West, between Geelong and Werribee, is the best location for any future port ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 09:14:10 AEST1495494850
Melbourne's next port to cost $6 billion
Seymour Telegraph (registration) (blog)
Victoria doesn't need a new container port for another 38 years and when it does, Infrastructure Victoria says it should be built near Geelong. The planning body says Bay West, between Geelong and Werribee, is the best location for any future port ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 09:14:10 AEST1495494850
Melbourne's next port to cost $6 billion
Riverine Herald
Victoria doesn't need a new container port for another 38 years and when it does, Infrastructure Victoria says it should be built near Geelong. The planning body says Bay West, between Geelong and Werribee, is the best location for any future port ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 09:09:56 AEST1495494596
New Melb port won't be needed until 2055
McIvor Times (registration) (blog)
Victoria doesn't need a new container port for another 38 years and when it does, Infrastructure Victoria says it should be built near Geelong. The planning body says Bay West, between Geelong and Werribee, is the best location for any future port ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 09:06:45 AEST1495494405
New Melb port won't be needed until 2055
Shepparton News
Victoria doesn't need a new container port for another 38 years and when it does, Infrastructure Victoria says it should be built near Geelong. The planning body says Bay West, between Geelong and Werribee, is the best location for any future port ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 09:06:35 AEST1495494395
Stolen Go Kart dumped, damaged
Bay 93.9
The kart was taken from a storage container at the Geelong Motor Sports Complex on Beach Road sometime between May 14 and 16. Steven Johnston from the Avalon Fun Karts Club says they received a call from police earlier this week to say the kart was ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 08:17:23 AEST1495491443
Bayliss out, Bayliss in at Lindsay Park
Racing.com
Hours after that discussion in the car park at Werribee racecourse, Regan suffered a nasty fall further down the Princes Highway at Geelong - one that will keep him out for half the winter, basically. And while the Hayes camp were already hot on the ...
Mon, 22 May 2017 13:24:48 AEST1495423488
Automotive Solutions blames 89-year-old business for float woes
The Australian Financial Review
An 89-year-old business run by third-generation members of Geelong's Umhauer family is being blamed for a large part of the woes of newly listed Automotive Solutions Group, which could ignite a legal battle. Umhauers, which sells bull bars, tow bars ...
Mon, 22 May 2017 12:41:58 AEST1495420918
BYM Sailing & Sports News
BYM News (press release)
The Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) has announced the iconic Festival of Sails regatta is moving back to its traditional place on the Australia Day weekend in January, as it celebrates its 175th anniversary in 2018. According to Festival of Sails ...
Sat, 20 May 2017 21:28:55 AEST1495279735
BYM Sailing & Sports News
BYM News (press release)
The Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) has announced the iconic Festival of Sails regatta is moving back to its traditional place on the Australia Day weekend in January, as it celebrates its 175th anniversary in 2018. According to Festival of Sails ...
Sat, 20 May 2017 21:04:37 AEST1495278277
Royal Geelong Yacht Club announces Festival of Sails is moving back to its traditional home on Australia Day!
BYM News (press release)
The Royal Geelong Yacht Club (RGYC) has announced the iconic Festival of Sails regatta is moving back to its traditional place on the Australia Day weekend in January, as it celebrates its 175th anniversary in 2018. According to Festival of Sails ...
Sat, 20 May 2017 20:10:12 AEST1495275012
Boy, 6, who sparked a police search when he rode his bike to Aldi to buy a TV for his mum with just 40 cents gets ...
Daily Mail
A six-year-old boy who sneaked out of home and rode his bicycle to Aldi to buy a TV for his mother has been handed $2000 worth in gifts from a businessman touched by his story. Raith Barlow was reported missing after leaving his home in Highton ...
Sat, 20 May 2017 01:50:38 AEST1495209038
Headlines
Man dies in Belmont collision - bay 93.9 Geelong
Bay 93.9
Emergency crews were called to Barrabool Road around 11.30am Sunday, to reports a car clipped a second vehicle before colliding head-on with a third car.
Man dies in Vic head-on crashYahoo7 News
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Mon, 29 May 2017 07:22:30 AEST1496006550
Thieves target homes in weekend burglaries - Police are investigating five aggravated burglaries across Geelong over ...
Bay 93.9
Police are reminding residents to lock their doors and secure their windows, even when they are at home to make sure opportunistic thieves cannot get in. Anyone with information on any of the aggravated burglaries are being asked to call Geelong CIU on ...
Mon, 29 May 2017 07:28:28 AEST1496006908
Tributes for local surfer
Bay 93.9
des watson fb The surfing community has paid tribute to a local man who died during a competition on the Mornington Peninsula. Des Watson was hit in the head with his board and knocked unconscious during the knee-boarding competition at Gunnamatta ...
Mon, 29 May 2017 07:27:28 AEST1496006848
Geelong closer to losing directly-elected mayor Rebecca McDonald / 26 May 2017
Bay 93.9
The jury was brought in to look at the future make-up of Geelong council, after the Victorian government sacked the mayor and councillors last year. It handed its report to the Local Government Minister earlier this year, recommending a new council ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 07:56:25 AEST1495749385
Geelong soldier to be farewelled today
Bay 93.9
A funeral is being held today for a Geelong soldier killed during a training exercise in the Northern Territory. Private Jason Challis was injured after he was shot during the live-fire exercise at the Mount Bundey Training Area earlier this month. He ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 07:28:30 AEST1495747710
'City Deal' call to boost local tourism
Bay 93.9
There are concerns Geelong is missing out on tourism dollars because there is not enough federal government investment in the local tourism industry. The Great Ocean Road is one of Australia's top attractions, but figures show visitors are not spending ...
Thu, 25 May 2017 07:50:06 AEST1495662606
Ute and car smash in North Geelong Kathleen Jessop / 23 May 2017
Bay 93.9
A man is in hospital, following a collision between a car and a ute in North Geelong. Emergency services were called around 1:40pm Tuesday, and assessed two people at the corner of Melbourne Road (Princes Highway) at Swinburne Street. A man in his ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 07:10:01 AEST1495573801
David Duchovny to tour music in Australia
Bay 93.9
X-Files star David Duchovny will tour Australia for the first time as a musician. The actor who is known for his role as FBI Agent Fox Mulder on the popular TV show The X-Files released his first album, the rock record Hell Or Highwater, in 2015. The ...
Mon, 29 May 2017 13:05:51 AEST1496027151
Man, 21, stabbed in the leg in Geelong
NEWS.com.au
A man has been stabbed in the leg in Geelong with police appealing for information on the attack. The 21-year-old was found with a leg wound about 4.20pm on Wednesday in the suburb of Norlane and was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Norlane incident "not a shooting"Bay 93.9
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Wed, 17 May 2017 19:45:00 AEST1495014300
Smash on Coppards Road
Bay 93.9
Motorists are being told to avoid Coppards Road in Newcomb, following a collision. CFA, ambulance and police crews are on scene at the corner of Portarlington Road and Coppards Road. Congestion is heavy Geelong-bound, and tow trucks are heading to ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 13:12:32 AEST1495768352
Man reverses car into Geelong hospital
Yahoo7 News
A man who accidentally reversed his car into a Geelong hospital emergency department is being treated inside. Police and firefighters were called to the University Hospital at 8.40am on Tuesday after the man reversed his car into an administration area ...
Tue, 23 May 2017 10:11:17 AEST1495498277
Bayliss hospitalised after Geelong fall
Racing.com
Bayliss was dislodged from Amschel when it appeared to clip heels around 150m after the start in the second race on the card. Transported to hospital, Bayliss underwent X-rays to determine the extent of injuries to his left arm and wrist, with reports ...
Bayliss breaks wrist in Geelong fallhttps://www.g1x.com.au/news/
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Fri, 19 May 2017 15:16:10 AEST1495170970
Geelong confirms closure of three library branches
Books+Publishing (subscription)
A campaign to save three Geelong libraries from closure has failed, with Geelong council confirming it will close the libraries at the end of September, reports the Geelong Advertiser. As previously reported by Books+Publishing, Geelong council ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 12:01:59 AEST1495591319
Five-star day for Regan Bayliss at Geelong
Racing.com
The synthetic track at Geelong has been a hunting happy ground for Bayliss with his past 18 rides at the venue producing 10 winners. "I was happy with one winner, to get five winners here today is truly remarkable, I just want to thank all my support ...
Bayliss bags five as magical month continueshttps://www.g1x.com.au/news/
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Tue, 16 May 2017 17:38:48 AEST1494920328
Safety upgrade for local park
Bay 93.9
More details on a planned safety upgrade at a St Albans Park reserve have been revealed. The City of Greater Geelong has set aside $100,000 for Aldershot Reserve in its budget. The city says some of that funding will go towards improved laneway lighting.
Thu, 25 May 2017 08:11:00 AEST1495663860
Woman injured in Tarneit shooting
Bay 93.9
Police were called to an address in Knightsbridge Drive in Tarneit just after 3pm Sunday. A woman, thought to be aged in her 20s, suffered a suspected gunshot wound to her hand. Another woman, aged in her 40s or 50s, suffered a laceration to her neck.
Sun, 28 May 2017 17:55:24 AEST1495958124
Hayden & Milly try "Fidget Spinners"
Bay 93.9
In "Weird Science" this morning, Craig discussed the latest fad for all ages, the "Fidget Spinner". What are they for? Are they fun or just silly? Do they actually do anything? All these questions and more were discussed and much to the delight of the ...
Mon, 29 May 2017 11:12:26 AEST1496020346
Geelong voters will no longer pick mayor
NEWS.com.au
The structure was recommended by the Geelong Citizens' Jury, which was formed after the sacking last year and residents were consulted. The Geelong council and its flamboyant mayor Darryn Lyons were booted out by the state government in April last year ...
Geelong mayor bill in ParliamentBay 93.9
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Tue, 09 May 2017 16:16:41 AEST1494310601
Charges over Altona North shooting
Bay 93.9
They say a 25-year-old man from Point Cook took himself to hospital in the early hours of Saturday morning with a gunshot wound. Officers executed a warrant at a Marne Avenue address yesterday, allegedly finding a shotgun, pen pistol, Taser and ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 08:21:04 AEST1495578064
Geelong's marriage equality push
Bay 93.9
Wyndham, Geelong and the Surf Coast will all be marking International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism and Transphobia. The City of Greater Geelong says a range of local organisations, businesses, community groups and residents are ...
Wed, 17 May 2017 08:16:26 AEST1494972986
Ryman Healthcare expands into Geelong
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
“Geelong is a vibrant city with an ageing population and we think residents will like the concept of a resort-style village with a continuum of care. We know Geelong residents love the place, and it will be great to be able to build them a retirement ...
Ryman to build sixth retirement village in Australia with $100m development in GeelongThe National Business Review
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Mon, 15 May 2017 13:45:36 AEST1494819936
Car hits pedestrians in central Geelong
Bay 93.9
Police are continuing to investigate a collision in central Geelong which saw a car plough into a local shopping centre. The male driver crashed through the Corio Street glass doors of Westfield Geelong at around 10.45am Thursday, hitting two pedestrians.
Three injured after car crashes into Westfield shopping centreYahoo7 News
Car crashes through the doors of a Westfield shopping centre - injuring two elderly passersbyDaily Mail
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Fri, 05 May 2017 07:52:51 AEST1493934771
Air quality warnings in Melbourne, Geelong
NEWS.com.au
Vulnerable residents in Melbourne and Geelong are breathing in a cloud of wood smoke and urban pollution, leading to official air quality warnings. Children, pregnant women, those over 65 and people with existing heart and lung conditions have been ...
Fri, 12 May 2017 10:22:32 AEST1494548552
Anger over "rude" local rap track
Bay 93.9
Mr Fogarty is a social worker by day and sees first-hand the disadvantage of the young people on the streets of Geelong. Across social media, concerns have been aired that the publically-funded song was a waste of money and condones illegal behaviour.
Thu, 11 May 2017 07:54:42 AEST1494453282
Investigations continue into Geelong soldier's death
Bay 93.9
A coronial inquest could to be held into the death of Geelong soldier Jason Challis. The 25-year-old was injured after being shot during a live-fire training exercise at the Mount Bundey Training Area in the Northern Territory last Wednesday. He was ...
Tue, 16 May 2017 08:31:15 AEST1494887475
After Dark festival gives Geelong a kick in the arts
Bay 93.9
The annual 'Geelong After Dark' saw more than 300 artists involved in transforming Geelong's streets and laneways, using interactive performances, projections and installations. 'Geelong After Dark' is the city's answer to Melbourne's 'White Night ...
Mon, 08 May 2017 08:32:05 AEST1494196325
Budget overlooks Geelong's most important project
Bay 93.9
There's plenty of cash for Geelong in state treasurer Tim Pallas' latest budget but overall the response has been mixed, thanks largely to its failure to fund Geelong's desperately needed convention centre. G21 Geelong Regional Alliance says while it's ...
Wed, 03 May 2017 08:25:32 AEST1493763932
Geelong teen injured in head-on collision
Bay 93.9
An 18-year-old woman from Geelong, who was the only person in her car, was flown to hospital in Melbourne suffering pelvic injuries. Two people from the other vehicle, a 19-year-old man and 19-year-old woman, both from Ararat, were also taken to ...
Mon, 15 May 2017 08:09:43 AEST1494799783
Student captures shark's bay frolic
Bay 93.9
she told Geelong Broadcasters. The Deakin law student said the shark would have easily been two metres long, but she was unsure of the species. "I don't know my species but there were a couple of fisherman that said it looked like a great white ...
Fri, 12 May 2017 18:33:21 AEST1494578001
Timber finish ceiling creates calm and inviting ambience at Geelong hospital
Architecture and Design
diPanel perforated timber panels from Atkar were installed on the ceiling at the St. John of God Hospital in Geelong to create a calm and inviting atmosphere in the clinical space. Designed by architecture firm ClarkeHopkinsClarke with John Staff ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 18:09:33 AEST1495786173
Football
Irish stew on recruiting, but new Cat backs program
AFL.com.au
GEELONG'S Irish recruit Mark O'Connor has defended the role of Tadhg Kennelly in scouting the best young Gaelic football talent and offering them opportunities to play professionally in Australia. There has been an ongoing, and heated, conversation in ...
Mon, 29 May 2017 09:50:47 AEST1496015447
Bugger off Tomas O Se, Mark's ours now
Geelong Advertiser
The Cats wingman was lured out of the Gaelic football systems to Australia by Kennelly last year, identified as a talent that could make the transition to AFL football. But O Se, in a sports column for the Irish independent newspaper, has blasted the ...
Fri, 26 May 2017 12:08:00 AEST1495764480
Why Cats keep purring
The Advertiser
THANKS for reviving (more so than reliving) the memories Geelong. This is the 10th anniversary of the Cats ending a 44-year premiership drought … and winning an AFL grand final by a record margin. ... Just two decades ago, the 158-year-old Geelong ...
Thu, 25 May 2017 16:22:18 AEST1495693338
Geelong Cats celebrate 10th anniversary of 2007 drought-breaking AFL premiership
Herald Sun
Just two decades ago, the 158-year-old Geelong Football Club was so financially vulnerable by heavy debt that SACA president Ian McLachlan was able to tempt the Cats to look at moving home games from Kardinia Park to Adelaide Oval. Today, Geelong is ...
Thu, 25 May 2017 16:16:00 AEST1495692960
Geelong Cats 2007 flag: The symbolic 2007 image Brian Cook looks at every day
Geelong Advertiser
Inside the new Brownlow Stand will be the Cats' football department, a 1000-seat function room that can be divided into a series of smaller rooms, female footy changerooms, a cafe, double-level merchandise shop, revamped media facilities, innovative ...
Thu, 25 May 2017 11:00:42 AEST1495674042
Steve Bracks pushes for more home games for Geelong Cats
Geelong Advertiser
... AFL for a week-one final at the freshly revamped stadium this season, and more home games in 2018. The plan would see the Cats play up to 11 homes games a season at Simonds Stadium; more than the Geelong Football Club has previously pushed for.
Wed, 24 May 2017 19:45:40 AEST1495619140
AFL: Geelong v Hawthorn: It's the Cats, posthumously | Photos
Yass Tribune
What a beautiful thing, when finals football between two great rivals not only lives up to, but exceeds expectations. Geelong's two-point win over Hawthorn at the MCG on Friday night will be remembered as something special, ending, almost inevitably ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 15:25:45 AEST1495603545
China syndrome the great unknown in Cats clash
InDaily
... going to stay in that space.” Geelong won't use the AFL fixture as an excuse if tomorrow night's clash against Port Adelaide at Simonds Stadium doesn't go their way. ... “They are a really good football club and football team. They have got good ...
Wed, 24 May 2017 12:46:10 AEST1495593970
Bad break for Cats draftee
Geelong Advertiser
TIMM House's horror start to his AFL career has continued, with the Geelong draftee ruled out indefinitely with a broken collarbone. The 21-year-old, who has battled through shoulder, ... Surgery for House was delayed after the forward suffered ...
Mon, 22 May 2017 19:43:26 AEST1495446206
Patrick Dangerfield details how the Cats turned their form around against the Western Bulldogs
Herald Sun
Maintaining the faith when you're losing and things are not going according to plan is so crucial for a football club. All the language at Geelong was about how we were going to get better as a group and how we were all going to improve. Zach Tuohy and ...
Sat, 20 May 2017 16:41:54 AEST1495262514
Geelong Cats: Cats show fight in gutsy win over Western Bulldogs at Simonds Stadium
Geelong Advertiser
The second term resembled some of Geelong's best football, but so much of it was about what it was doing when it didn't have the ball. The Cats were setting up better defensively through the middle of the ground, forcing the Bulldogs to go wide. When ...
Sat, 20 May 2017 00:28:00 AEST1495204080
Geelong show their premiership claws against Bulldogs
NEWS.com.au
The Cats brought a tough style of football, recording a record 130 tackles, as their relentless pressure got them over the Bulldogs. Geelong have had their critics in recent weeks, but now AFL legend Wayne Carey is willing to endorse them as a genuine ...
Fri, 19 May 2017 23:03:33 AEST1495199013
Geelong Cats vs Western Bulldogs Tips and Odds – AFL Round 9
sportsnewsfirst
We take a look at tonights AFL clash between Geelong and the Western Bulldogs which is shaping up to be a cracking match of football with both teams looking for a much needed win to continue their premiership aspirations. View our tips and selections ...
Fri, 19 May 2017 13:41:46 AEST1495165306
Geelong Cats 2017: The time has come for Chris Scott's men to make a stand on the field
Geelong Advertiser
Geelong Cats 2017: The time has come for Chris Scott's men to make a stand on the field. LACHIE YOUNG, Geelong ... In a week during which everything about the off-field strength of the Geelong Football Club has been celebrated and lauded, it is now ...
Thu, 18 May 2017 20:33:17 AEST1495103597
Debt-free at last, now the Cats are on a mission to be pokie-free
The Age
Each is a person who has donated $250 or more to the club, helping to raise $16.3 million to ensure the Geelong Football Club is debt-free for the first time in five decades. It has been such a financial success, the Cats have permanently axed the ...
Thu, 18 May 2017 16:38:36 AEST1495089516
Geelong Cats: Simonds Stadium redevelopment revealed
Geelong Advertiser
The Geelong Advertiser was given a sneak peek of the revamped stadium this morning ahead of the big game. The Cats moved into their new football headquarters in the Costa Brothers Football, Training and Administration Centre on Monday, with footy fans ...
Thu, 18 May 2017 11:15:17 AEST1495070117
Cats ready to take a stand
Bay 93.9
Geelong captain Joel Selwood says Saturday night's performance against Essendon has “opened-up” the club to claims it played “bruise-free” football. ... “Footy can change quickly and we look forward to getting back here Friday night and making amends.”.
Tue, 16 May 2017 08:56:08 AEST1494888968
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
West Coast Sentinel
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Tue, 16 May 2017 00:03:45 AEST1494857025
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Ballarat Courier
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Mon, 15 May 2017 07:43:59 AEST1494798239
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Great Lakes Advocate
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Mon, 15 May 2017 07:43:29 AEST1494798209
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Cootamundra Herald
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Mon, 15 May 2017 07:43:10 AEST1494798190
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Tenterfield Star
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Mon, 15 May 2017 07:40:47 AEST1494798047
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Warrnambool Standard
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Mon, 15 May 2017 07:40:26 AEST1494798026
Geelong Cats 2017: 'Their inability to defend is what is killing them,' Paul Chapman says
Geelong Advertiser
But there is nothing wrong with going and playing man-on-man footy, because then you're forced to attack and defend and make smart decisions, it's easy to review who is not respecting that part of the game and easier to teach the young kids. You can't ...
Mon, 15 May 2017 01:04:00 AEST1494774240
Geelong Cats: Record biggest tackle differential against Essendon, according to Champion Data
Geelong Advertiser
Melbourne great and Geelong Advertiser columnist David Schwarz yesterday said the 5-3 Cats would miss the eight if their current form continued. David Myers runs with the ball away from Mark Blicavs. Photo: Michael Dodge/Getty Images. Scott said the ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 23:05:22 AEST1494767122
Geelong's tackle stats in loss to Essendon worst ever recorded by Champion Data
Herald Sun
It saw Melbourne great David Schwarz say on Sunday the 5-3 Cats would miss the eight if their current form continued. Scott said the club's continued poor form showed it only deserved to be back in the pack after two months of footy. “It was for the ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 21:05:21 AEST1494759921
Geelong Cats 2017: Essendon shows signs of improvement while Cats disappoint again
Geelong Advertiser
Sure, the Cats would still have thoroughly reviewed the match irrespective of the outcome, but with the result playing out as it should have based on the first three quarters of football, we can now get a more realistic idea of what they stand for ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 20:03:53 AEST1494756233
Geelong Cats 2017: Zac Smith, Steven Motlop and Mark Blicavs must lift output
Geelong Advertiser
Geelong Cats 2017: Zac Smith, Steven Motlop and Mark Blicavs must lift output. LACHIE YOUNG, Geelong ... Motlop's best quarter of football this season was the final term against Hawthorn, when he kicked three of the Cats' 11 goals, but the match was ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 17:34:24 AEST1494747264
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Goulburn Post
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:27:14 AEST1494736034
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Newcastle Star
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:22:45 AEST1494735765
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Bellingen Courier Sun
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:19:56 AEST1494735596
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Busselton Dunsborough Mail
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:17:59 AEST1494735479
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Queensland Country Life
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:17:57 AEST1494735477
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Dungog Chronicle
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:17:53 AEST1494735473
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Victor Harbor Times
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:17:39 AEST1494735459
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
The Singleton Argus
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:17:01 AEST1494735421
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Cessnock Advertiser
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:16:26 AEST1494735386
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
The Northern Daily Leader
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:16:06 AEST1494735366
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Mudgeee Guardian
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:15:55 AEST1494735355
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Kiama Independent-Lake Times
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:15:49 AEST1494735349
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Bendigo Advertiser
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:15:34 AEST1494735334
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Blue Mountains Gazette
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:15:27 AEST1494735327
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Narooma News
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:15:00 AEST1494735300
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Bellingen Courier Sun
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:14:56 AEST1494735296
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
August Margaret River Mail
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:14:41 AEST1494735281
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
The Islander
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:14:35 AEST1494735275
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Tenterfield Star
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:14:30 AEST1494735270
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Naracoorte Herald
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:13:55 AEST1494735235
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Goondiwindi Argus
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:13:32 AEST1494735212
AFL: Essendon vs Geelong | PHOTOS, REPORT
Blayney Chronicle
At three-quarter-time on Saturday night at the MCG, Essendon led Geelong by 40 points. Only six times in 120 years of VFL/AFL football had a team trailed by 40 or more at the final change and won. But the Bombers and Cats have reputations. The Dons ...
Sun, 14 May 2017 14:13:30 AEST1494735210
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