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Countdown to The National Celtic Festival

Tighten your tap shoes, get your Guinness hand ready and prepare for a weekend full of folk music, Gaelic culture and all-round good times at the National Celtic…

Come for IGNI, stay for …

Restaurant IGNI is fast becoming Geelong’s best-known secret. And why not? It’s where oft-awarded chef Aaron Turner champions a tasting menu of sustainable produce…

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…

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".

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.

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…

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…

Waterfront dining + Awesome views

Wander along the Geelong Waterfront to enjoy all the sights and activity but more importantly, fuel yourself with good food, a few cocktails and fish and chips literally…

Wedding. Winery. Wow

I'm dreaming of a winery wedding. Our region is spoiled for choice when it comes to finding a winery for your romantic day. But it's each of their unique features…

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…

Melbourne Cup Day - Here's The Late Mail

Dress to impress. Eat and drink like a winner. Have a flutter and watch the races. Shop up a storm. There's more to Melbourne Cup day than the races. Here's our…

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.

Timelapse - Winter on the Waterfront - Video

Timelapse - Winter on the Waterfront

No matter the season, the Geelong Waterfront is spectacular!