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Calendar of candidate events

A series of events will be run in the community for potential candidates and interested parties.

These include:

  • VLGA Candidate Training

  • MAV Citizen to Councillor Candidate Information and Ward-based workshops

  • WILD Intensive workshops for women

  • Committee for Geelong civic leadership information session

  • COGG Candidate Information Session

  • VEC Candidate resources and information

  • Ordinary Council meetings prior to election

July 2017
25 July
6:30pm
Council meeting City Hall
29 July
2:00pm to 5:00pm
VLGA Candidate Training session – Part A City Hall
August 2017
1 August
5:00pm to 8:00pm
VLGA Candidate Training session – Part B
City Hall
2 August
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Women on Council workshop
Candidate information and training
Courthouse
8 August
5:30 to 7:30pm
MAV Citizen to Councillor information session #1 Springdale Neighbourhood Centre
9 August
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Women on Council workshop
Candidate information and training
Courthouse
15 August
5:30pm to 7:30pm
MAV Citizen to Councillor information session #2 Grovedale Community Hub
16 August
4:30pm to 6:30pm
Women on Council workshop
Candidate information and training
Courthouse
22 August
6:30pm
Council meeting City Hall
23 August
1:00pm to 3:00pm
MAV Citizen to Councillor information session #3 City Hall
23 August
6:00pm to 8:00pm
MAV Citizen to Councillor #4 CALD information session City Hall
28 August
1:00pm to 3:00pm
MAV Citizen to Councillor #5 Aboriginal information session Wathaurong Co-operative
30 August
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Women on Council workshop
Candidate information and training
Courthouse
September 2017
4-9 September Publication of Election Notice  
5 September
1:00pm to 3:00pm
MAV Citizen to Councillor information session # 6 The fOrT Youth Centre
6 September
5:30pm to 7:30pm
Committee For Geelong leaders panel session Gordon Gallery
13 September
6:30pm
COGG Candidate Information Session City Hall
19 September
6:30pm
VEC Candidate Information Session – Returning Officer City Hall
20 September Opening VEC election office  
21 September Certification voters roll – Opening nominations  
26 September Nomination closes – ballot draw to follow
Care taker period commences
 
26 September
6:30pm
Council meeting  City Hall
27 September
Noon
Lodgement of candidate statement, photographs and questionnaires  
October 2017
10-12 October VEC to mail out ballot papers to residents  
24 October
6:30pm
Council meeting City Hall
27 October
6:00pm
Close of voting  
28 October Election Day  


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