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Enjoying Our Favourite Things, At A Distance

We might come out looking like Wildlings unless we have a hairdresser in the immediate family, but at least our favourite businesses and experiences will be ready…

A Guide to Eating Well in Isolation

It’s business as UN-usual in Geelong and The Bellarine and a bunch of our fav businesses have responded.  We may have to be socially isolated, but that doesn't mean…

Festivals All Year Round

Throughout the year Geelong and The Bellarine see some BIG festivities come our way; monster music festivals, serious sporting tournaments, fabulous food fairs.

Spring School Holidays - Blooming Brilliant

Spring is in the air and so are the school holidays.  There is so much happening in and around Geelong and the Bellarine.  Just like Spring, the activities are bright,…

The ABC of Winter School Holidays (2019)

Winter school holidays – the snuggle is real! While the temperature has dropped, kids energy and enthusiasm certainly hasn’t - and parents are on the hunt for things…

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

The Very Best Father's Day Gift Guide

So, what's it to be? A tie? Houseplant? Hankies? How about mixing it up this year with a gift that will blow your Dad’s socks off (classic Dad joke), and all available…

Raise a glass to our award winning wineries

Australia's foremost wine writer (and eyebrow extraordinaire) James Halliday has released his latest edition of the Halliday Wine Companion and once again Geelong…

Cycling Bellarine Style

A day in the life of a Bellarine lycra-warrior. Mateship, competitiveness and, most importantly, coffee.

Making the most of Toast to the Coast!

Now in its sixteenth year, Toast to the Toast is like your cool, living-life-to-the-full aunt who visits once a year to whisk you away for a day or two of fun and…

It's an RV life for us...

Whether it’s a holiday with your loved ones, or a road trip with your best mates, there’s nothing quite like an RV adventure. Some of the strongest families and

Here's to the Winemakers

As James Halliday himself says in the foreword to his 2018 Halliday Wine Companion, "Australian wine is in a good place right now".

Ones to watch

Urban Geelong - Video

Urban Geelong

Old industrial spaces are being transformed into creative hubs, urban precincts and fabulous eateries. Little Malop St is enticing people to the city centre with…

100 Bollards in 7 seconds - Video

100 Bollards in 7 seconds

100 bollards, 7 seconds. How many have you seen in person? Meet them all along the Geelong Waterfront from Limeburners Point to Rippleside Park.

Dream yourself to Ocean Grove - Video

Dream yourself to Ocean Grove

Ocean Grove. A place to build beach shacks, sandcastles and memories. Families have been visiting Ocean Grove for generations. It's not hard to understand why.…

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