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BLOG: Shopping

International students, find out the best places to take your friends and family when they come to stay and are in need of retail therapy!

Oi, oi, oi, it's a long weekend!

We love a long weekend around here. This Australia Day weekend we're looking forward to warm weather, competitive sports (even more competitive watersliding), music,…

BLOG: Fun and Attraction Tours

If you're an international student based in Geelong and wondering how you can show your friends and family what a cool place you're living, we've got some suggestions…

Boats, Bikes and Beers

Pump up your tires, hoist the mainsails or settle in to sample some frothy delights, there's a few fun festivals on the horizon.

A Picnic State of Mind

We're lucky to live in an area that is ripe with picturesque panoramas, lush lawns and babbling brooks; so the time is now to stock up the picnic basket, gather

Sunday's are for Feasting

So it's Sunday… you've enjoyed a lavish lie in but the tummy's rumbling and it's time for a lunch. Jump out of bed, throw on something comfy and answer the call

BLOG: Food and Drink Tours

International students, your friends and family will think you're a gourmet superstar with these delicious tours around Geelong and The Bellarine.

In Local Brews...

It’s a beer bonanza, food frenzy and a wild celebration of all things brewed at The Great Australian Beer Festival, Geelong.

5 Reasons to Fly with AirAsia

With our very own international terminal in Geelong at Avalon Airport and Air Asia connecting our city with 140 destinations via Kuala Lumpur.

My Geelong Tour Guide Supporters

My Geelong Tour Guide would not have been possible without the support of the Victorian Government, Study Geelong and Tourism Greater Geelong and The Bellarine.

Travelling Here and Getting Around

For international visitors travelling to visit family and friends in Geelong, we've got a range of transport options starting with the easy way to fly - with Air…

Come For The Festival Of Sails, Stay For...

Corio bay comes alive over the Australia Day long weekend with The Festival of the Sails hitting the shores of the Geelong waterfront. In the spirit of the weekend…

Don't Take our Golf Courses for Granted

It’s a trait of humanity to take the things to which we’re accustomed for granted. Case in point: I was taking advantage of the innovative “no ropes” policy at

The (unofficial) Long Weekend List

Whether you slow down for the race that stops a nation, or you just see a window to take an extra day and extend your weekend, we've got lots of options around the…

The Secret's Out, We're a Golfer's Paradise.

All right, our secret’s out… we’re spoiled for choice. We’ve been tucked away down in our pristine neck of the golfing woods, blissfully swinging away without much…

Ones to watch

Summer Daze - Video

Summer Daze

Summer Daze... had me a blast.