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Easter School Holiday Guide (2018)

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!

Around the World in 80 K's

Enjoy global flavours from around the world in this neat little 80km loop around Geelong and The Bellarine.

At the Beach with my Golden Retriever

My five year old Golden Retriever, Tawni, has found doggy heaven as our new house is within a short walk of the official Dog Beach at Queenscliff.

7 Ways to Survive a Heat Wave

The mercury is set to soar this weekend, and it looks like we've still got a long, hot summer ahead. But never fear!

Starting 2018 with a BANG!

There's nothing quite like fireworks to ring in the new year - here's where you can see them around Geelong and The Bellarine.

The Fantastic Four of Christmas Giving

Long lists, frazzled shoppers, last minute panic and car park chaos are generally four elements of Christmas that can be best described as naughty rather than nice.…

A Queenscliff Christmas

The long range weather forecast for Christmas is looking good (no 'super storms' predicted so far), and the beach is calling. So to help prepare you for silly season…

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…

A round-up of go-to “grown-up” events.

Did someone say “grown-up” events? Don’t let the kids have all the fun – there’s a brilliant calendar of events, festivals and celebrations in Geelong and the Bellarine…

Spring into the school holidays!

Spring means the sun shining (mostly), the flowers blooming (brightly), and an all-round light at the end of a long winter tunnel, and after what seemed like the…

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".

A true blue taste of Australia

When it comes to introducing visiting friends or relatives to true-blue Aussie culture, here’s a few must dos...

Shake the Weekend Blues!

Thinking about booking in for a night on The Blues Train? Why not make a weekend of it!

4 Winter Wonders

Winter has arrived, but that doesn't mean you need yo hibernate. Here's a handful of options for what to do when it's a little chilly.

School's Out For Winter

As the mercury drops and the clouds close in, it's time to rug up and enjoy the changing off the seasons... or just stay inside where it's warm.

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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