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Artist's impression of Leopold War Memorial
Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Work begins on Leopold War Memorial

Work has begun on Leopold’s long awaited War Memorial.

Some of the young people featured in Streetface pictures around Greater Geelong
Monday, 27 February 2017

Displays show off young people for National Youth Week

The City has installed 13 murals, featuring young people, on prominent buildings in our region to celebrate National Youth Week (31 March–9 April).

Please, no plastic bags in your green waste and recycle bins
Monday, 27 February 2017

Recycling contamination on the increase and could cost ratepayers

Geelong’s limited landfill capacity is needlessly being filled up with recyclable materials.

Tuesday, 21 February 2017

Geelong Saleyards second sheep sale of 2017

There were 1146 sheep sold at the Geelong Saleyards this week for the second sheep sale of 2017.

Our Future engagement at the Pivot Summit
Friday, 17 February 2017

Nominations now open for Our Future Assembly

Nominations are now open to participate in the Our Future Assembly.

Thursday, 16 February 2017

Our Future - Community Engagement Interim Report now available

The purpose of Our Future is to describe a 30-year community vision for Greater Geelong to ensure a thriving, inclusive and sustainable future.

Staff helping to unload chemicals
Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Hundreds take advantage of our free chemical drop off day

380 people took advantage of our free chemical drop off day on Saturday 11 February 2017.

Monday, 13 February 2017

Future Proofing Geelong sponsors business excellence awards

Future Proofing Geelong is sponsoring the 2017 Powercor Geelong Business Excellence Awards.

Wednesday, 8 February 2017

126 ways we help our community

We provide the community with 126 diverse services.

One of the Flash of Brilliance award winners Shivani Bhatnagar with Will Tieppo of City of Greater Geelong, and Deakin University Vice Chancellor Jane den Hollander
Tuesday, 7 February 2017

Green Roof Competition winners announced

The winners of the Green Roof Competition were announced today.

1449 sheep were sold at the Geelong Saleyards for the first sheep sale of 2017
Monday, 6 February 2017

Geelong Saleyards reopens for first sheep sale of 2017

A large crowd turned out to watch 1449 sheep sold at the Geelong Saleyards for the first sheep sale of 2017 at the refurbished site.

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