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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…

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…

The OG Coffee Scene

What words spring to your mind when we say “Ocean Grove”? Beach? Surf? Summer? Sure, but what about espresso, macchiato, ristretto, long black, latte or cappuccino?…

Something Crafty is Brewing

With the craft-beer revolution bubbling away, we've made a list of the locals keeping the scene brewing. Whether you're up for a hoppy adventure or a relaxed weekend,…

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".

5 Regional Workshops to Get Your Hands Dirty

With artisanal products, traditional techniques and DIY projects popping up everywhere these days, we took a look at how to get 'hands-on' around the region. Whether…

It's a Cider-bration.

As local leaders on the cider scene, Flying Brick Cider House are throwing an all-day party with a lineup of the finest cover bands in the land, a dedicated kids'…

Geelong White Wines for Summer

Now that summer has thankfully arrived, we can all look forward to warmer days ahead. As clichéd as it sounds, a cool, crisp glass of a local aromatic white wine…

Ones to watch

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.

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…

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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