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Looking for a New Year's Eve Party?

How do you ring in the new year? With fancy food or a retro mood? There are some parties on around Geelong and The Bellarine to start 2017 off with FUN!

Top Ten for Summer Lovin'

If Mother Nature has a favourite child, surely it's Summer? Beaches, barbecues and beer. Count us in.

How we keep COOL when it's HOT

It's hot.... but we know how to keep cool. Get yourself down to the Geelong and The Bellarine and take the edge off.

48 Hours Of Spring Feels

48 hours of Spring Feels in Geelong will leave you refreshed, reconnected and rediscovered. This is what 48 hours of Spring Feels looks like...

Spring produce @ Little Green Corner

Late spring; if there is a marker toward longer days and warmer weather it just has to be asparagus. See what the team @ Little Green Corner are creating with the…

Melbourne Cup Day - Here's The Late Mail

Dress to impress. Eat and drink like a winner. Have a flutter and watch the races. Shop up a storm. There's more to Melbourne Cup day than the races. Here's our…

Moorabool Valley Magic

You know the typical tourism catch cry... A secret undiscovered gem. Well sorry to disappoint, but that's exactly what we have here. The Moorabool Valley. Lock…

Pub Grub 7 days of the week

Just the smell of a mixed grill sends me into a Homer Simpson like trance. Serve me up a Surf & Turf (or some argue it’s Beef & Reef) and I’m yours. These days I…

Down On The Farm

92% of Aussie kids don't know where bananas come from. Don't let your kids become a statistic - let them experience and taste real, fresh produce direct from where…

Which Geelong Cup Punter Are You?

Are you a seasonal punter, a picnic-blanketer or a social hunter-gathering-er? Whether it's about the frock, the horses or just the day out, you'll be on a winner…

Saturday breakie in the city

Geelong’s CBD is giving the trendy suburbs and the rustic Bellarine a run for its money when it comes to the three F’s. Funky. Foodie. Factor. The CBD is well and…

The only way to travel

If you’re familiar with our region you’ll know we are girt by sea and our surrounds also include mountains, rivers, lakes, trails and scenic road trips. They are…

Rediscover Geelong

A shimmering Waterfront, a rogue bollard and a cameo by the Geelong Cats. Geelong's been reinvented in more ways than one - check out some of the best bits.

Spring a Ding Ding. It's School Holiday time

Are you chomping at the bit to get the kids outside these school holidays? After being locked inside all winter they might be tired of board games and dress ups.…

What If It's Raining?

There’s no such thing as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing. The indoors have a lot to offer no matter what the season.

Cycle the World Tour

Get on your bike and join Australian icon, Cadel Evans, in his own backyard. Register for the People’s Ride, part of the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race. Starting…

Hang out with Dad this Fathers Day

Most Dads are usually men of few words, they like to keep it short and sweet. So here’s our short and sweet list of what to do for Fathers day.

Animal crackers in my soup

It’s no secret I love my food.... and drink. I probably eat out more than your average Joe. Let's call it industry research. Growing up in Geelong and now living…

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