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The ABC of Winter School Holidays

All great holidays are an adventure, and these winter school holidays are no exception - as Geelong and the Bellarine are putting on some mighty fine activities

Easter School Holiday Guide

Here's our low down on the high life for your little ones these school holidays. From stories to sing-alongs and lots of Easter eggs!

6 Shots in the Dark...

A selection of shots from some of our favourite local photographers, giving us a taste of what winter looks like when the sun goes down...

What's on this Easter

Easter means time with friends and family, long weekend adventures, mysterious rabbit cameos… oh, and probably some chocolate. So for anyone looking for last minute…

48 Hours on The Bellarine

A weekend. Two days. 48 hours. Time is of the essence. Here's how we've imagined a couple of days on the Bellarine coast.

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.

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.

Having a whaley good time in the bay

Tourists flock to our region from all around the world. We love it when they return each year to enjoy what we have to offer. Some of our favourite return tourists…

He has a way with water

Pete James has no fear. He is out in all weather and all times of the day or night to capture the perfect shot. There's something about the way he captures the moment…

Give me an open fire and I'll stay forever

Who doesn’t love an open fire? When it comes to winter time, it’s one of the most charming experiences, especially on a getaway or a long lazy lunch. It’s the crackle,…

Wine and Dine this Winter

Winter naturally entices us indoors and our favorite indoor activity is is the old classic, wine and dine. Cast your eyes over these tempting options.

The Royal Treatment this Long Weekend

Fun Fact: Did you know that Queen Elizabeth’s actual birthday is April 21? But that doesn’t stop us Aussies enjoying a long weekend in her honor. In fact it’s the…

Mothers Day: Something for every Mum!

Mum, Mother, Mummy, Love, Muuuuuuuum!! Whatever you call her, every mum is unique and we want to make sure you find the best option to make her a happy mum.

Build it and they will come

Nature is a wonderful thing, but sometimes it's the man made structure that adds to the appeal of an image. These structures are all beautiful in their own way and…

Mountain to Mouth - What's that all about?

So I heard about this 80 km walk last year where people carried a canoe from the You Yangs to somewhere down the Bellarine. I was like, whaaat??? A year on and the…

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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