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Melbourne's 24-Hour Weekend Public Transport Just Got Made Permanent
Junkee
The late night regional coach service will also remain, because people from Geelong and Traralgon need to get home too. “It provides a safe, easy and affordable way to get home – whether you're out for the night or work late for a living,” said ...
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 17:21:57 AEST1492845717
All must get on board bid
Shepparton News
An interesting postscript has emerged to the exciting announcement of a possible regional Victorian Commonwealth Games bid for 2030. The Greater Shepparton-led bid was outlined in last Thursday's edition of The News and was officially announced in ...
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 12:08:32 AEST1492826912
Corporate Commercial Lawyer (Snr. Assoc.) - The Perfect Local Role!
Lawyers Weekly
Based in Geelong our client is looking for an exceptional, self-driven Corporate Commercial Lawyer with a min. of 7 years' experience to service an impressive clientele comprised of significant SME's and high net worth individuals through to larger ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:39:39 AEST1492756779
Uncle Jack's
Broadsheet
The community-focused cafe is half an hours' drive from Geelong. The trio tries to keep things as local as possible – produce is sourced mainly in Geelong and from Bellarine Peninsula. The cakes are from O'Halloran's mum's shop, James Street Bakery in ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:36:07 AEST1492749367
Suggested Searches:BreakfastOpen lateBurgersRamenRooftopNotable CoffeeKoreanMalaysian
Broadsheet
From 4.30am on Wednesdays to Saturdays, while the streetlights of Geelong still illuminate the corners of Little Malop Street, chef and co-owner of Uncle Donut Adrian Augert is busy making the next batch of sweet treats for the city. After seeing how ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:36:07 AEST1492749367
Uncle Donut
Broadsheet
From 4.30am on Wednesdays to Saturdays, while the streetlights of Geelong still illuminate the corners of Little Malop Street, chef and co-owner of Uncle Donut Adrian Augert is busy making the next batch of sweet treats for the city. After seeing how ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:36:07 AEST1492749367
Suggested Searches:BreakfastOpen lateBurgersRamenRooftopNotable CoffeeKoreanMalaysian
Broadsheet
The community-focused cafe is half an hours' drive from Geelong. The trio tries to keep things as local as possible – produce is sourced mainly in Geelong and from Bellarine Peninsula. The cakes are from O'Halloran's mum's shop, James Street Bakery in ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:36:07 AEST1492749367
Uncle Donut
Broadsheet
From 4.30am on Wednesdays to Saturdays, while the streetlights of Geelong still illuminate the corners of Little Malop Street, chef and co-owner of Uncle Donut Adrian Augert is busy making the next batch of sweet treats for the city. After seeing how ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:36:07 AEST1492749367
Uncle Jack's
Broadsheet
The community-focused cafe is half an hours' drive from Geelong. The trio tries to keep things as local as possible – produce is sourced mainly in Geelong and from Bellarine Peninsula. The cakes are from O'Halloran's mum's shop, James Street Bakery in ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:36:07 AEST1492749367
The Hot Chicken Project
Broadsheet
When he and McGlone went their separate ways, Turner teamed up with Kate and Nathan Veach (Bistrot Plume, Kilgour Street Cafe & Grocer) and brought the concept to Geelong. Featuring a long copper bar and neon signs, the venue itself is compact and ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:25:23 AEST1492748723
Geelong premiership player stars for Katamatite
Shepparton News
Lining up: Tocumwal player, Sam Boake was the best for the Bloods in Friday's clash against Berrigan. Boake ended the day with three goals, the Bloods taking the honours on the day by 45 points.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:04:26 AEST1492740266
Teen pleads guilty to fatal Vic stabbing
Deniliquin Pastoral Times (registration) (blog)
A teenager has pleaded guilty to stabbing a man to death at a party in Geelong in 2016. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. A teenager has pleaded guilty to stabbing a man to death at a party in Geelong.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:03:40 AEST1492740220
Teen pleads guilty to fatal Vic stabbing
Shepparton News
A teenager has pleaded guilty to stabbing a man to death at a party in Geelong in 2016. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. A teenager has pleaded guilty to stabbing a man to death at a party in Geelong.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:59:14 AEST1492739954
Teen pleads guilty to fatal Vic stabbing
McIvor Times (registration) (blog)
A teenager has pleaded guilty to stabbing a man to death at a party in Geelong in 2016. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. A teenager has pleaded guilty to stabbing a man to death at a party in Geelong.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:58:45 AEST1492739925
Teen pleads guilty to fatal Vic stabbing
Riverine Herald
A teenager has pleaded guilty to stabbing a man to death at a party in Geelong in 2016. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. A teenager has pleaded guilty to stabbing a man to death at a party in Geelong.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:58:26 AEST1492739906
A teenager has pleaded guilty to stabbing a man to death at a party in Geelong.
Yahoo7 News
A teenager has pleaded guilty to stabbing a man to death at a party in Geelong. The 18-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, on Friday pleaded guilty in the Victorian Supreme Court to killing Nathan Gent in Norlane in 2016. The teenager from ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:18:45 AEST1492737525
Geelong premiership player stars for Katamatite
Riverine Herald
Lining up: Tocumwal player, Sam Boake was the best for the Bloods in Friday's clash against Berrigan. Boake ended the day with three goals, the Bloods taking the honours on the day by 45 points.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:06:20 AEST1492736780
Geelong premiership player stars for Katamatite
Shepparton News
Lining up: Tocumwal player, Sam Boake was the best for the Bloods in Friday's clash against Berrigan. Boake ended the day with three goals, the Bloods taking the honours on the day by 45 points.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:02:00 AEST1492736520
It's official: Geelong train commuters suffer most
Bay 93.9
The Geelong train line is officially V/Line's most crowded, with new figures revealing commuters can't get a seat on twelve of the sixteen peak morning services. The regional rail operator says it's doing its best, but passenger numbers are growing ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:51:36 AEST1492732296
Charges laid over Geelong king hit
Bay 93.9
Police have arrested a man over a one-punch attack at a Geelong nightspot over the Easter break. It happened at Lambys in the early hours of Sunday morning, leaving the 26-year-old victim of the king hit with serious facial injuries. He has since had ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:18:40 AEST1492730320
Reward offered after staff-room theft
Bay 93.9
Wallets, mobile phones and other personal items were stolen from Geelong Fresh Foods on the afternoon of Easter Saturday, while staff were busy on the shop floor. The Geelong West green grocer is offering a $500 reward for information leading to the ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:05:01 AEST1492729501
Flasher faces lengthy prison term
Bay 93.9
A man who exposed himself to a teenage girl on a Geelong bus is facing up to six-months in jail. The 24-year-old from St Albans Park has pleaded guilty to committing an indecent act in the presence of a child. The Geelong Advertiser reports the man ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:05:01 AEST1492729501
Six months jail for Geelong drink-driver
Bay 93.9
A North Geelong man has been jailed after crashing his car in the state's north, just hours after being caught drink-driving in Geelong. The 48-year-old was caught over the limit, driving without a licence and in an unregistered car in Geelong on ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:09:35 AEST1492726175
Brushing up on local manufacturing
Bay 93.9
A local manufacturing company is hoping to hire more employees when it commissions a new Italian-made machine today. Geelong Brush Company will throw the switch on the state-of-the-art piece of equipment this morning. The machine's purchase and the ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:50:59 AEST1492725059
CBD locked down by police incident
Bay 93.9
Geelong police have issued a public "thank-you" over an incident that locked down part of the city centre. It involved a man at the Market Square carpark yesterday afternoon and led to police cordoning off parts of both Malop and Yarra streets. He was ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:03:16 AEST1492722196
Serious collision near Torquay
Bay 93.9
Ambulance Victoria says two people were taken to Geelong Hospital in stable conditions. One of those hospitalised was a woman in her 40s, who is believed to have suffered a head injury. Picture: Paramedics assessed five people after a multi-vehicle ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:48:45 AEST1492721325
Public debate rages on 'Australian values'
NEWS.com.au
"One Australian Senator owns 33 properties, while 48 millionaires pay no income tax - not even the Medicare levy," tweeted Greens leader Richard Di Natale. "Getting a $5K chopper to Geelong and them blaming socialism," joked twitter user Jeremy.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:41:17 AEST1492663277
THE GRILL: Michael Harvey
http://www.lloydslistaustralia.com.au/ (subscription) (blog)
My role centres on ensuring the safe and efficient navigation of the Geelong, Hastings and Portland shipping channels. Geelong's channel network is currently at a declared depth of 12.3 metres and we're looking at a range of upgrade options involving ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:34:37 AEST1492652077
Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston
Chinchilla News
Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston. Gilbert Gardiner, Herald Sun | 20th Apr 2017 10:58 AM. Have your say. Use this content. Jack Gunston (left) leaves the field after the Hawks' loss to Geelong on Easter Monday. JULIAN SMITH. Popular Stories.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:14:09 AEST1492650849
Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston
Ipswich Advertiser
Sport. Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston. Gilbert Gardiner, Herald Sun | 20th Apr 2017 10:58 AM. 0. PRINT. Have your say. Use this content. Jack Gunston (left) leaves the field after the Hawks' loss to Geelong on Easter Monday. JULIAN SMITH ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:13:41 AEST1492650821
Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston
Byron Shire News
Sport. Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston. Gilbert Gardiner, Herald Sun | 20th Apr 2017 10:58 AM. 0. PRINT. Have your say. Use this content. Jack Gunston (left) leaves the field after the Hawks' loss to Geelong on Easter Monday. JULIAN SMITH ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:12:45 AEST1492650765
Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston
Central Telegraph
Sport. Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston. Gilbert Gardiner, Herald Sun | 20th Apr 2017 10:58 AM. 0. PRINT. Have your say. Use this content. Jack Gunston (left) leaves the field after the Hawks' loss to Geelong on Easter Monday. JULIAN SMITH ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:10:51 AEST1492650651
Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston
Caboolture News
Use this content. Jack Gunston (left) leaves the field after the Hawks' loss to Geelong on Easter Monday. JULIAN SMITH. Popular Stories. New look, new direction for pet rescue · Hunt is on for Wamuran armed robber · Young mum's battle with depression ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:10:33 AEST1492650633
Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston
Caboolture News
Sport. Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston. Gilbert Gardiner, Herald Sun | 20th Apr 2017 10:58 AM. 0. PRINT. Have your say. Use this content. Jack Gunston (left) leaves the field after the Hawks' loss to Geelong on Easter Monday. JULIAN SMITH ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:10:33 AEST1492650633
Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston
The Satellite
Use this content. Jack Gunston (left) leaves the field after the Hawks' loss to Geelong on Easter Monday. JULIAN SMITH. Popular Stories. Family business gives more than $100,000 to community · Wedding cancelled as bride reveals she's a lesbian · Who ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:09:33 AEST1492650573
Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston
Noosa News
Use this content. Jack Gunston (left) leaves the field after the Hawks' loss to Geelong on Easter Monday. JULIAN SMITH. Popular Stories. Body Art Festival crowns the winners · Man catches monster flathead on Sunshine Coast · Workers need cheap stays ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:08:12 AEST1492650492
Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston
Northern Rivers Echo
Use this content. Jack Gunston (left) leaves the field after the Hawks' loss to Geelong on Easter Monday. JULIAN SMITH. Popular Stories. Bestiality charges withdrawn against two men · Blueberry's owners couldn't afford her · Bluesfest volunteers rise ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:06:27 AEST1492650387
Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston
Gatton Star
Sport. Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston. Gilbert Gardiner, Herald Sun | 20th Apr 2017 10:58 AM. 0. PRINT. Have your say. Use this content. Jack Gunston (left) leaves the field after the Hawks' loss to Geelong on Easter Monday. JULIAN SMITH ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:04:15 AEST1492650255
Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston
Central Queensland news
Sport. Focus just on Eagles, says Hawks star Gunston. Gilbert Gardiner, Herald Sun | 20th Apr 2017 10:58 AM. 0. PRINT. Have your say. Use this content. Jack Gunston (left) leaves the field after the Hawks' loss to Geelong on Easter Monday. JULIAN SMITH ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:58:00 AEST1492649880
No rate shocks for council budget
Bay 93.9
The City of Greater Geelong is getting ready to take the wraps off its annual budget, and for the first time in decades we can be sure there'll be no rate rise shocks. The three administrators appointed to steer the city to next year's council election ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:51:21 AEST1492645881
Big crowds tipped for Geelong After Dark Rob McLennan / 20 April 2017
Bay 93.9
370 artists will be involved in transforming Geelong's streets and laneways with interactive performances, projections and more - 100 more than at last year's event. Geelong After Dark is the city's answer to Melbourner's White Night. Last year's event ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:34:39 AEST1492644879
On track to fix mobile blackspots Rob McLennan / 20 April 2017
Bay 93.9
mobile phone train Frustrating mobile reception dropouts on the Geelong to Melbourne train line could soon be a thing of the past. Telstra, Optus and Vodafone are joining forces in an Australian first that will see six new phone towers built along the ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:21:07 AEST1492644067
Light showers predicted for ANZAC Day Rob McLennan / 20 April 2017
Bay 93.9
Geelong is expecting showers and tops in the low 20s though until ANZAC Day, with the mercury expected to plummet to the mid-teens by Wednesday. Picture: The Bureau is predicting only light showers for Geelong on ANZAC Day (Geelong Broadcasters) ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:16:03 AEST1492643763
'Textbook' flames in the Otways
Bay 93.9
Smoke has been lingering around Geelong and the Surf Coast with not one, but two planned burns underway. Favourable conditions mean crews from Forest Fire Management and the CFA have lit a second blaze, in addition to the 304 hectare fire that was ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 06:48:45 AEST1492634925
Woman glassed in Geelong pub said attacker pitched pint glass like a 'baseball'
Yahoo7 News
Five months on, the Geelong woman's sickening head injuries are healing but the emotional scars are still very raw. “Obviously feelings of anger as I wouldn't hurt anyone and I want to say how could you do this to somebody else,” Jess told 7 News.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 22:15:01 AEST1492604101
Woman glassed in Geelong pub said attacker pitched pint glass like a 'baseball'
Yahoo7 News
Five months on, the Geelong woman's sickening head injuries are healing but the emotional scars are still very raw. “Obviously feelings of anger as I wouldn't hurt anyone and I want to say how could you do this to somebody else,” Jess told 7 News.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 22:15:01 AEST1492604101
'The fights are getting more vicious and cowardly': Woman, 32, left with permanent scars after a younger man, 22 ...
Daily Mail
A woman left scarred after she was glassed in the face by a man at a hotel has slammed a violent pub culture. Jessica Hardiman, 32, was viciously attacked by Timothy Earl, 22, inside a Geelong, Victoria, pub in November 2016. She was left with ...
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:38:23 AEST1492587503
Victorian Govt set to fix mobile black spots in $18M project
ARNnet
The Regional Rail Connectivity Project looks to significantly improve mobile coverage and connectivity for commuters along the Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour rail lines - which see more than 15 million passenger trips annually.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:03:12 AEST1492581792
Victorian Govt set to fix mobile black spots in $18M project
ARNnet
The Regional Rail Connectivity Project looks to significantly improve mobile coverage and connectivity for commuters along the Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour rail lines - which see more than 15 million passenger trips annually.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:58:52 AEST1492581532
Alert driver averts potential rail disaster
Bay 93.9
An illegal excavation next to the Geelong-Melbourne train line could have caused a potentially-deadly derailment, according to rail officials. The deep pit was only discovered after a V/Line driver reported a rough ride over a section of track near ...
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:41:15 AEST1492566075
Headlines
Five big awards for local clubs
Bay 93.9
It's been a big weekend at the Community Clubs Victoria black tie awards, with five accolades handed to some of our local venues. Regional Club Chef of the year went to Peter Crowley from Portarlington Golf Club, while Best Club Restaurant went to ...
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:45:34 AEST1493012734
CBD locked down by police incident
Bay 93.9
Geelong police have issued a public "thank-you" over an incident that locked down part of the city centre. It involved a man at the Market Square carpark yesterday afternoon and led to police cordoning off parts of both Malop and Yarra streets. He was ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:03:16 AEST1492722196
Six months jail for Geelong drink-driver
Bay 93.9
A North Geelong man has been jailed after crashing his car in the state's north, just hours after being caught drink-driving in Geelong. The 48-year-old was caught over the limit, driving without a licence and in an unregistered car in Geelong on ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:09:35 AEST1492726175
'The fights are getting more vicious and cowardly': Woman, 32, left with permanent scars after a younger man, 22 ...
Daily Mail
A woman left scarred after she was glassed in the face by a man at a hotel has slammed a violent pub culture. Jessica Hardiman, 32, was viciously attacked by Timothy Earl, 22, inside a Geelong, Victoria, pub in November 2016. She was left with ...
Woman glassed in Geelong pub said attacker pitched pint glass like a 'baseball'Yahoo7 News
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Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:38:23 AEST1492587503
It's official: Geelong train commuters suffer most
Bay 93.9
The Geelong train line is officially V/Line's most crowded, with new figures revealing commuters can't get a seat on twelve of the sixteen peak morning services. The regional rail operator says it's doing its best, but passenger numbers are growing ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:51:36 AEST1492732296
Charges laid over Geelong king hit
Bay 93.9
Police have arrested a man over a one-punch attack at a Geelong nightspot over the Easter break. It happened at Lambys in the early hours of Sunday morning, leaving the 26-year-old victim of the king hit with serious facial injuries. He has since had ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:18:40 AEST1492730320
Easter egg Hunt staff member MJ Apil holds a filled Easter egg bag. Picture: Peter Ristevski
NEWS.com.au
City of Greater Geelong's Events Geelong Facebook page was filled with complaints over the handling of the egg hunt, as parents vented their frustrations and claimed organisers had confiscated treats from children who they deemed were being greedy.
Parents lash out at Geelong Easter egg hunt organisersDaily Mail
Easter Bunny "told kids they were greedy"Bay 93.9
Geelong Mums Trash Egg Hunt On FB After Organisers Seize Choc From KidsPedestrian TV
Stuff.co.nz
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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 15:43:34 AEST1492494214
Big crowds tipped for Geelong After Dark Rob McLennan / 20 April 2017
Bay 93.9
370 artists will be involved in transforming Geelong's streets and laneways with interactive performances, projections and more - 100 more than at last year's event. Geelong After Dark is the city's answer to Melbourner's White Night. Last year's event ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:34:39 AEST1492644879
Serious collision near Torquay
Bay 93.9
Ambulance Victoria says two people were taken to Geelong Hospital in stable conditions. One of those hospitalised was a woman in her 40s, who is believed to have suffered a head injury. Picture: Paramedics assessed five people after a multi-vehicle ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:48:45 AEST1492721325
Giant wheel will be back in November Rob McLennan / 19 April 2017
Bay 93.9
Giant wheel will be back in November. Rob McLennan / 19 April 2017. Geelong Sky Wheel It's become a fixture on Geelong's summer skyline, but with the warmer weather behind us the waterfront's Giant Skywheel is about to come down again for the winter.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:01:03 AEST1492560063
Brushing up on local manufacturing
Bay 93.9
A local manufacturing company is hoping to hire more employees when it commissions a new Italian-made machine today. Geelong Brush Company will throw the switch on the state-of-the-art piece of equipment this morning. The machine's purchase and the ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:50:59 AEST1492725059
Gaol for sale
Bay 93.9
The historic Myers Street complex - now known as the Old Geelong Gaol - was built in the mid-1800s and is now run as a tourist attraction by Geelong Rotary. But the buildings are in disrepair after two decades of neglect, and some parts will soon need ...
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:31:13 AEST1492554673
Geelong West - meet your council administrators
Bay 93.9
Geelong West locals will get a chance to meet the city's temporary administrators tonight when the council takes its monthly meeting to the Virginia Todd Centre. It's part of a series of meetings across the municipality designed to allow the community ...
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:20:46 AEST1492557646
On track to fix mobile blackspots Rob McLennan / 20 April 2017
Bay 93.9
mobile phone train Frustrating mobile reception dropouts on the Geelong to Melbourne train line could soon be a thing of the past. Telstra, Optus and Vodafone are joining forces in an Australian first that will see six new phone towers built along the ...
Victorian Govt set to fix mobile black spots in $18M projectARNnet
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Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:21:07 AEST1492644067
No rate shocks for council budget
Bay 93.9
The City of Greater Geelong is getting ready to take the wraps off its annual budget, and for the first time in decades we can be sure there'll be no rate rise shocks. The three administrators appointed to steer the city to next year's council election ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:51:21 AEST1492645881
Ramsay demands convention centre answers
Bay 93.9
Geelong's being warned not to hold its breath for money for the long-awaited convention centre in next month's state Budget. Liberal Member for Western Victoria Simon Ramsay he doubts there'll be any cash made available for the badly-needed venue.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:55:56 AEST1492556156
Reward offered after staff-room theft
Bay 93.9
Wallets, mobile phones and other personal items were stolen from Geelong Fresh Foods on the afternoon of Easter Saturday, while staff were busy on the shop floor. The Geelong West green grocer is offering a $500 reward for information leading to the ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:05:01 AEST1492729501
Flasher faces lengthy prison term
Bay 93.9
A man who exposed himself to a teenage girl on a Geelong bus is facing up to six-months in jail. The 24-year-old from St Albans Park has pleaded guilty to committing an indecent act in the presence of a child. The Geelong Advertiser reports the man ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:05:01 AEST1492729501
Light showers predicted for ANZAC Day Rob McLennan / 20 April 2017
Bay 93.9
Geelong is expecting showers and tops in the low 20s though until ANZAC Day, with the mercury expected to plummet to the mid-teens by Wednesday. Picture: The Bureau is predicting only light showers for Geelong on ANZAC Day (Geelong Broadcasters) ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:16:03 AEST1492643763
'Textbook' flames in the Otways
Bay 93.9
Smoke has been lingering around Geelong and the Surf Coast with not one, but two planned burns underway. Favourable conditions mean crews from Forest Fire Management and the CFA have lit a second blaze, in addition to the 304 hectare fire that was ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 06:48:45 AEST1492634925
'Bricks and branches' thrown on Geelong Ring Road
Bay 93.9
Community members have reported that a small gathering of people were standing on the side of the Geelong Ring Road and tossing tree limbs into oncoming traffic. One local even claims to have had their windscreen smashed in the incident, and that they ...
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 04:58:54 AEST1492369134
Police swoop on teen duo back in Geelong
Bay 93.9
Two people have been arrested over an alleged crime spree from Geelong to Melbourne and back again. Police were called to a suspicious vehicle in Swanston Street in Geelong at about 8.15am on Saturday before the male and female inside the blue ...
Pair arrested following Geelong incidentsMirage News
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Sun, 09 Apr 2017 09:12:35 AEST1491693155
Geelong is #4 Easter destination
Bay 93.9
Waterfront Geelong and the Surf Coast have made the top five on a list of the state's most popular Easter destinations. Tourism website wotif.com has named the Great Ocean Road as Victoria's number one hotspot for the Easter break, with Geelong coming ...
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 08:00:03 AEST1491948003
Geelong strikes cost union $600000
Bay 93.9
The walk-outs affected local sites including Geelong Hospital, St John of God and the new Geelong library. Justice Christopher Jessup said in no instance was there "any suggestion of an issue or grievance, specific to the site or workers on it, that ...
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 09:09:01 AEST1491952141
Missing woman may be in Geelong
Bay 93.9
Police believe a woman who's been missing for more than two weeks may be in Geelong. Susan Lyne-Hollow, 37, was last seen at her home at Southbank on the 17th of March. Ms Lyne-Hollow has a medical condition that requires regular medication.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 07:40:10 AEST1491946810
Two big gongs for local brewery
Bay 93.9
A well-known local brewery has bagged two major titles in the Vintage Cellars "Best of" Awards for 2017. Little Creatures has taken home Brewery of the Year and Best Australian craft beer with its "Dog Days" Summer Ale. The awards have been running for ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:05:01 AEST1492729501
'Miracle baby': Woman gives birth hours after fiance killed in crash
Yahoo7 News
Stephanie Teixeira was 39 weeks pregnant when the B-double truck her and fiancé Kevin Porker were travelling in near Geelong jack-knifed. Mr Porker, who was driving, was killed in the crash while Ms Teixeira miraculously crawled to saftey. Hours later ...
Maude crash: Widow has baby after horror fortnightBig Rigs
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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:39:52 AEST1492475992
Police chase from Geelong to Melbourne
Yahoo7 News
A man has been arrested and two people are on the run after a high-speed police pursuit between Geelong and Melbourne. A 22-year-old Norlane man was arrested when the car he was in allegedly hit a police car in Geelong on Friday afternoon, police say.
Pursuit from Geelong to MelbourneBay 93.9
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Fri, 07 Apr 2017 16:25:34 AEST1491546334
Woman fights for life after Winchelsea crash
Bay 93.9
A woman aged in her 20s was taken to the Geelong Hospital with life-threatening injuries. A man in his 30s was also transported suffering abdominal and chest pain, while another women in her 20s was taken to hospital with neck pain. Ambulance Victoria ...
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 17:11:43 AEST1492153903
Extras call as feature film prepares for shooting
Bay 93.9
Miranda Nation grew up in Geelong before leaving the city in search of an acting career in 1997. She has appeared in a number of television series including Blue Heelers, Stingers and Last Man Standing. Miranda has also directed several short films, ...
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 08:05:28 AEST1491775528
Football
Geelong: Unblemished start a matter of nips, tucks rather than major surgery
The Age
Only percentage had separated the Cats from the top of the ladder at the end of the 2016 home and away season. Only one win separated them from a grand final berth. And arguably just one quarter of football separated them from a popular perception that ...
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:32:15 AEST1493015535
Geelong's new kid on the block Black stars on debut
The West Australian
South West Football product Aaron Black had a successful debut for the Geelong Football Club on Sunday, helping them defeat St Kilda by 38 points at Etihad Stadium. Black kicked two goals and had 21 touches for the Cats in their 19.12 (126) to 13.10 ...
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:50:34 AEST1493013034
Geelong's last dark hour: 10 years on from the Cats' loss to the Kangaroos
The Age
After the disappointment of their failed 2006 campaign and the much-publicised football department review from which coach Mark Thompson barely kept his job, Geelong had started the season with two wins and two losses. They weren't firing on all ...
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 15:06:38 AEST1492837598
Match Review Panel full statement: Hawks-Cats
AFL.com.au
Sam Menegola, Geelong Cats, has been charged with engaging in rough conduct against Luke Hodge, Hawthorn, during the third quarter of the Round Four match between the Geelong Cats and Hawthorn, played at the MCG on Monday April 17, 2017. In summary, he ...
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:24:26 AEST1492489466
Match preview: St Kilda v Geelong
AFL.com.au
St Kilda has its season back on an even ledger at 2-2 without having played its best football. It comes into this game on the back of two relatively scrappy wins against the Brisbane Lions and Collingwood and will likely need to be cleaner with the ...
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 12:46:52 AEST1492483612
Geelong v Hawthorn: Cats reveal new nasty streak
Geelong Advertiser
Geelong coach Chris Scott has defended young Cat James Parsons for his errant elbow on Luke Hodge. Parsons will likely be suspended for the hit today, with some football experts suggesting he could face up to four weeks out of the game. Scott said the ...
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:21:48 AEST1492478508
Hawthorn Hawks v Geelong Cats: Alastair Clarkson laments descent into 'rubbish'
The Age
Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson has described his struggling team's football as "rubbish," but says he remains confident the tide will turn for the Hawks soon. The end of the era has come swiftly and dramatically following last year's straight sets ...
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 19:54:54 AEST1492422894
MARK ROBINSON, CHIEF FOOTBALL WRITER, Herald Sun
Herald Sun
... an arm tucked, hit Ruggles in the body and the impact meant heads collided after the initial collision. Just like the Jack Ziebell case, the footy world waits for the result. ... More will be written about Geelong's defensive strategies over the ...
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 19:53:17 AEST1492422797
EASTER MONDAY FOOTY: Hawthorn v Geelong at the MCG | 3AW Radio
3AW
Geelong has been dominant, but wayward kicking in front of goal is keeping Hawthorn in it. The Cats have had 17 scores to eight, but their lead is 24 points. 3AW analyst Tony Shaw said the Hawks no longer resemble the premiership side of recent years.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 18:26:15 AEST1492417575
Hawthorn Hawks v Geelong Cats Tips, Predictions and Live Stream - Can the Hawks bounce back?
Footyexperts
Hawthorn will be mindful of those two matchwinners but the Cats also have a number of other players that will give their old foes a headache. Tom Hawkins comes off a five-goal performance, while Daniel Menzel has been in sublime form in 2017.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 20:22:02 AEST1492165322
Hawthorn Hawks v Geelong Cats Tips and Predictions - Can the Hawks bounce back?
Rippa.com
Hawthorn will be mindful of those two matchwinners but the Cats also have a number of other players that will give their old foes a headache. Tom Hawkins comes off a five-goal performance, while Daniel Menzel has been in sublime form in 2017.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 02:18:58 AEST1492100338
Hamish McLachlan: Geelong Cats star Patrick Dangerfield talks footy, fears and fatherhood
Herald Sun
We spoke about his love of football, the privilege of playing the game, the last time he cried, making the decision to come home, the pressure of Brownlow night, his fear of being a father, the biggest influence on his life, and dealing with criticism ...
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 06:02:22 AEST1491681742
AFL Round 3 Preview: Geelong vs Melbourne
RealSport101
None other than the Geelong Football Club. Superstitions aside, both teams have had a promising start to 2017. Melbourne experienced a slight scare against a resurgent Carlton last week but held their nerve to complete a 22-point victory at the MCG ...
Sat, 08 Apr 2017 01:41:43 AEST1491579703
Geelong Football League Top 50 players 2017
Geelong Advertiser
It's the ultimate sideline chat: just who are the best players in the Geelong Football League. It's an impossible task but the Geelong Advertiser's footy writers have put their heads on the chopping block to welcome in the 2017 season by ranking the ...
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 12:11:47 AEST1491531107
Peter Moore: The Geelong Football Club needs to come out and put an end to this story
Geelong Advertiser
Although club officials wouldn't go on the record yesterday, the Cats are open to Ablett returning.” To quote Maggie Thatcher to George Negus — “name them”, these club officials, so I can have a word with them. Ablett was appearing on The Footy Show ...
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 19:04:21 AEST1491469461
Could Cats still get Gary back?
Bay 93.9
It appears the Geelong Football Club is yet to close the door on a Gary Ablett return. The Herald Sun is reporting Cats officials ... Meantime another former Cat, Steve Johnson, is set to achieve two AFL milestones this weekend. The Greater Western ...
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 06:57:43 AEST1491339463
AFL Round 2 charges laid
Inside Sport
Based on the available evidence and a medical report from the Geelong Cats Football Club, the incident was assessed as intentional conduct with low impact to the head. The incident was classified as a two-match sanction. The player has no applicable ...
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 17:34:08 AEST1491204848
Match Review Panel full statement: round two
AFL.com.au
Based on the available evidence and a medical report from the Geelong Cats Football Club, the incident was assessed as intentional conduct with low impact to the head. The incident was classified as a two-match sanction. The player has no applicable ...
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 15:34:16 AEST1491197656
Geelong Cats: Harry Taylor goes back, the Cats look far more settled
Geelong Advertiser
Photo by Adam Trafford/AFL Media/Getty Images. In the final quarter the Cats simply did what it had scarcely done in the first three terms — it took the game on, played free flowing football and kicked long and direct at every opportunity. Tackles ...
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 00:05:19 AEST1491141919
What we learned: How Geelong manufactured amazing come-from-behind victory
Fox Sports
IF YOU lined up the 22 Geelong players that took the field against North Melbourne on Sunday and asked Cats fans who would be the hero, George Horlin-Smith would have hardly polled a vote. But football doesn't work to a precise script. And so it was ...
Sun, 02 Apr 2017 16:35:41 AEST1491114941
Geelong Cats: Ryan Abbott enjoying life as a Cat after 2016 AFL Draft
Weekly Times Now
Has had a couple of injury setbacks in off season, but catch up to hear about how AFL life is treating him. Picture: ANDY ROGERS. IN HIS first senior football preseason five years ago, Ryan Abbott said he was a “little bit unsure how I was actually ...
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:01:26 AEDT1490878886
Geelong VFW: Cats name VFLW list
Geelong Advertiser
Emily Ramsay (gymnastics background), Kate Darby (Macedon Tennis Club), Emma Delaney (Geelong football umpire) and Hannah Mangan (Australian national mixed ultimate frisbee team member) paint the picture of the list's diverse make-up. ... Cassie ...
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:01:19 AEDT1490878879
Cockatoo goes under the knife, Guthrie's calf injury “not super serious”
Geelong Advertiser
Cats football manager Steve Hocking said Cockatoo didn't suffer the injury in Geelong's big win over the Dockers, but had picked it up in training. “He is likely to miss three to four weeks. It's a slight fracture on the thumb,” Hocking said. “He had a ...
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:30:55 AEDT1490693455
Australian Football Association of North America
Australian Football Association of North America (registration)
With the return of Aaron Sandilands, Fremantle dominated in the ruck and won more clearances than Geelong, but Fremantle's frequent skill errors gifted the ball to their opponents. The Cats midfielders, Patrick Dangerfield, Mitch Duncan and Joel ...
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 16:00:21 AEDT1490590821
Geelong champ Jimmy Bartel reveals Cameron Ling lied to Cats about golf cart crash
Geelong Advertiser
The young Collingwood midfielder committed footy's “cardinal sin” by inventing a story last week about breaking his hand while playing with his dog, when he was really injured in a bar altercation. Geelong champ Jimmy Bartel revealed yesterday his ...
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:25:56 AEDT1490498756
Jimmy Bartel reveals Cameron Ling lied to Cats about golf cart crash
Herald Sun
Bartel said he waited nervously as Ling visited the Cats' physiotherapist before facing the Dockers. “He just said 'I was playing golf and I twisted it in a sand bunker' ... we've kept that pretty quiet for our whole football career that I actually ...
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 18:40:41 AEDT1490427641
VFLW: Melbourne Vixens championship player Erin Hoare in footy switch with Geelong's VFLW side
Geelong Advertiser
Hood said Hoare, who played for both the Vixens and NSW Swifts in the ANZ Championship, had shown glimpses of what she might be capable of in football. She becomes the latest elite netball talent to join the Cats, who boast a host of star netballers ...
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:02:29 AEDT1490346149
Cats debutant Tom Stewart can't wait for Fyfe and Dangerfield midfield battle
Geelong Advertiser
GEELONG debutant Tom Stewart is just as excited as the rest of the football public to see who wins the duel between midfield superstars Patrick Dangerfield and Nat Fyfe in their Sunday clash. But while the rest of the footy world can sit back and ...
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:58:31 AEDT1490338711
Geelong Cats Rd 1 preview: Less hype but stakes just as high
Geelong Advertiser
It's not just the football club, either, it's the entire city. On the eve of Round 1, 2016, the sense of excitement and anticipation here had built into a near frenzy. Every local knows when the Cats are winning the place comes alive and before a ball ...
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:53:58 AEDT1490320438
Scott still has to prove he's good at his job, says Schwarz
Geelong Advertiser
Scott still has to prove that he's good at his job. Yes, he's a premiership coach, but he took over at a time when the Cats were the greatest team of all. He's admitted that in his first year at the helm, 2011, he didn't have to change too much from ...
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:02:29 AEDT1490173349
Geelong Cats: Brian Cook reflects on the 2007 premiership and the next 20 years of the club
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 ...
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 01:01:48 AEDT1489932108
Geelong Cats: Irish recruit tells which part of AFL footy surprised him the most
Geelong Advertiser
But when it comes to his development as an AFL footballer everything is going swimmingly for Geelong's Irish recruit. O'Connor, who signed a two-year international rookie contract with the Cats towards the end of last year, has toughed his way through ...
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 22:11:37 AEDT1489576297
Footy fans flock to QEO as Geelong and Essendon clash in JLT Community Series
Bendigo Advertiser
Thompson, who plays in the Heathcote District league with Lockington-Bamawm United, said football duties prevented him from seeing anything but a handful of AFL games live each season. "We try to get to ... Sunday is an option if the Cats play ...
Sun, 12 Mar 2017 20:13:55 AEDT1489310035
Joel Selwood speeding incident costs Geelong its TAC sponsorship
The Age
The Geelong Football Club chief is "disappointed" after the latest driving indiscretion by a Cats' player prompted the Transport Accident Commission to strip its six-figure-a-season sponsorship deal. Geelong captain Joel Selwood will surrender his ...
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 18:00:30 AEDT1488956430
Geelong Cats Lose Long-Time Sponsor Over Captain's Speeding Incident
B&T
Geelong Football Club CEO Brian Cook told Fairfax that the club was “disappointed” with the decision. “We've been doing this for over a decade with the TAC and we'll continue to embrace their message,” he said. Geelong becomes the third Victorian AFL ...
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 10:57:15 AEDT1488931035
Essendon Bombers to load up against Geelong Cats in pre-season clash
The Age
After Bendigo, Essendon players can also seek permission to have a run in the VFL practice match against Geelong, a week before the March 25 AFL match against the Hawks. "He'll certainly train this week, it's just whether we feel he's done enough ...
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 15:15:31 AEDT1488773731
TAC to meet Cats after Selwood caught speeding
AFL.com.au
"At this stage it is too early to make any statement about the partnership," TAC spokesperson Hamish Heard told AFL.com.au on Monday. "We have been fully briefed by the Geelong Football Club. "We will meet with the club in the near future to address ...
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:23:31 AEDT1488173011
Geelong Cats skipper Joel Selwood risked injury while speeding, top cop says
Geelong Advertiser
Geelong Cats skipper Joel Selwood risked injury while speeding, top cop says. Chad Van Estrop, Herald Sun. February 26, 2017 3:00am ... Selwood, who had been in Warrnambool for an AFL community camp on Friday, will be banned from driving for a month ...
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:15:29 AEDT1488111329
Geelong Cats skipper Joel Selwood risked injury while speeding, top cop says
Herald Sun
At that time the TAC's sponsorship of the Geelong Football Club was worth $250,000. In 2008, Steve Johnson was caught driving at 128km/h in a 50km/h zone near Eastern Gardens and was ordered by the club to undergo 50 hours of road trauma education.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:12:51 AEDT1488111171
Geelong Cats skipper Joel Selwood risked injury while speeding, top cop says
Geelong Advertiser
Geelong Cats skipper Joel Selwood risked injury while speeding, top cop says. Chad Van Estrop, Geelong Advertiser. February 26, 2017 3: ... Selwood, who had been in Warrnambool for an AFL community camp on Friday, will be banned from driving for a ...
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 18:48:46 AEDT1488095326
Geelong Cats captain Joel Selwood could lose his licence after allegedly being caught speeding
Herald Sun
Geelong Cats captain Joel Selwood could lose his licence after allegedly being caught speeding. Geelong Advertiser. February 24, 2017 7:19pm ... The AFL club confirmed he was booked for speeding on Friday afternoon and will lose his licence for one ...
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 12:57:50 AEDT1487987870
Geelong stars in Warrnambool | rolling coverage
Warrnambool Standard
4pm: The Cats players have visited Brauer College, Australia Post, South West Healthcare and St John of God hospital this afternoon. Captain Joel Selwood said the players were happy to be back in Warrnambool again. “It's just about spreading the ...
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:48:42 AEDT1487818122
Geelong Cats defender Tom Stewart had the taste, now he wants senior action
Geelong Advertiser
It's still a long road (to earn respect), I haven't played a game of AFL football yet and there is a long way to go but I just want to keep ticking boxes each week.” Drafted by Geelong with its second round pick in last year's national draft, Stewart ...
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:52:18 AEDT1487800338
Geelong Cats defender Tom Stewart had the taste, now he wants senior action
Geelong Advertiser
It's still a long road (to earn respect), I haven't played a game of AFL football yet and there is a long way to go but I just want to keep ticking boxes each week.” Drafted by Geelong with its second round pick in last year's national draft, Stewart ...
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 20:32:32 AEDT1487755952
Geelong Cats: Rookie Jack Henry is quickly learning the ropes
Geelong Advertiser
The 18-year-old product of St Mary's Football Club and St Joseph's College, who was picked up by Geelong in last year's rookie draft, made a positive start to his career against Hawthorn last Friday, including kicking a goal during the Cats stellar ...
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:14:18 AEDT1487578458
Match Review Panel full statement: JLT week one
AFL.com.au
Based on the available video evidence and a medical report from the Geelong Cats' Football Club, the incident was assessed as careless conduct with low impact to the head. The incident was classified as a $1500 sanction. The player has no applicable ...
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:29:52 AEDT1487568592
Mitch Duncan extends AFL contract with Geelong Cats
The Age
The West Australian was selected with pick 28 in the 2009 national draft and was a member of the Cats' 2011 premiership side in his second AFL season. "The Geelong Football Club gifted me the opportunity to play AFL football and I couldn't have asked ...
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 11:48:45 AEDT1486946925
Geelong Cats: Steven Motlop back in love with footy, says captain Joel Selwood
Herald Sun
The well-paid 25-year-old was unsuccessfully shopped around in last year's trade period as the Cats sought to ease the pressure on their bulging salary cap. Steven Motlop at training on Saturday. Picture: Sarah Matray. But Geelong captain Joel Selwood ...
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 11:36:12 AEDT1486946172
Geelong agree contract extension with Mitch Duncan
The Australian
The West-Australian was selected with pick 28 in the 2009 national draft and was a member of the Cats' 2011 premiership side in his second AFL season. “The Geelong Football Club gifted me the opportunity to play AFL football and I couldn't have asked ...
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:03:46 AEDT1486904626
Mitch Duncan signs two-year contract extension with Geelong
Fox Sports
The West Australian was selected with pick 28 in the 2009 national draft and was a member of the Cats' 2011 premiership side in his second AFL season. “The Geelong Football Club gifted me the opportunity to play AFL football and I couldn't have asked ...
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 22:48:27 AEDT1486900107
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