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 a range of services to our community and businesses.

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


Pakington Street crossings

Friday, 12 October 2018

We issued the following statement to the Geelong Advertiser regarding crossings in Pakington Street.


Geelong food relief

Friday, 12 October 2018

We issued a statement to the Geelong Advertiser regarding a food relief project. 


Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation

Friday, 12 October 2018

We issued the following statement to the Geelong Advertiser regarding the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation 


Population growth in Greater Geelong

Friday, 12 October 2018

We issued a statement to the Geelong Advertiser regarding population growth in our region:


Planning permit Portarlington

Friday, 12 October 2018

We issued a statement to the Bellarine Times responding to questions about a planning permit at 8 Park Street Portarlington.


Council complaints to ombudsman

Friday, 12 October 2018

We issued the following statement in response to a series of questions from the Geelong Indy.


Regional cities

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

We issued a statement to the Geelong Advertiser regarding the Federal Government's proposal to attract more people to regional cities.


Childcare centres

Wednesday, 26 September 2018

We issued a statement responding to a series of questions from the Geelong Advertiser regarding childcare centres in Greater Geelong.


Bellarine pools

Tuesday, 25 September 2018

We issued a statement responding to an inquiry from the Geelong Advertiser regarding an extension to the Bellarine Aquatic and Sports Centre.


Lara Golf Club

Monday, 24 September 2018

We issued a statement responding to an inquiry from the Geelong Advertiser regarding the Lara Golf Club.



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