City View

There’s always two sides to every story…

The City of Greater Geelong is one of Australia’s largest and most complex local councils, delivering over 126 different community and business services.

So it's no wonder we’re often in the news.

But sometimes, you only get half the story.

Here you can read the City’s view on matters that might affect you.


Responses to reports and media inquiries


Road repairs to the intersection of Stacey’s Road

Thursday, 19 October 2017

We issued this response to the media query regarding road repairs to the intersection of Stacey’s Road and Geelong – Ballan Road. 


Mosquito management

Thursday, 19 October 2017

We issued this response to a media query regarding the City’s mosquito management program.


City’s emergency management at Council events

Thursday, 19 October 2017

We issued this response to the Geelong Advertiser’s query regarding the City’s emergency management at council events


Woolworths proposal to acquire part of Drysdale's Town Square

Thursday, 19 October 2017

We issued this response to a media query regarding the progress of Woolworths proposal to acquire part of Drysdale's Town Square. 


Removal of gnomes from roundabout

Thursday, 19 October 2017

We issued this statement regarding the removal of gnomes on a roundabout


245–247 Malop Street

Thursday, 19 October 2017

We issued this statement in relation to an emergency order issued regarding 245-247 Malop Street.


Barry Lane, Wallington: update

Thursday, 19 October 2017

We issued this response to the Geelong Advertiser’s query regarding progress of upgrading work on Barry Lane, Wallington. 


Alleged dog attack in Belmont

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

We issued this response to the Geelong Advertiser’s query regarding an alleged dog attack in Belmont. 


Changing Place

Monday, 9 October 2017

A media statement to the Geelong Advertiser regarding a Changing Place grant.


Emergency management update

Thursday, 5 October 2017

The City takes its emergency management responsibilities very seriously, as we explained in this statement to the Geelong Advertiser.



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