City View

There’s always two sides to every story…

The City of Greater Geelong is one of Australia’s largest and most complex local councils, delivering over 126 different community and business services.

So it's no wonder we’re often in the news.

But sometimes, you only get half the story.

Here you can read the City’s view on matters that might affect you.


Responses to reports and media inquiries


Cruise ships

Monday, 22 January 2018

We issued this media statement about a cruise ship visiting Portarlington on Tuesday.


Building Better Bike Connections

Friday, 19 January 2018

We issued the following response to the Geelong Independent’s questions regarding the cycling routes for the Building Better Bike Connections project.


Update on Lara Bushfires memorial plaque

Thursday, 18 January 2018

We issued this media statement regarding Lara’s bushfire memorial plaque.


Artwork transforms Fyansford silos

Thursday, 18 January 2018

We issued the following statement in response to a series of questions from Domain about art on the Fyansford silos.


Tree on private property in Clifton Springs

Wednesday, 17 January 2018

We issued this media statement to the Geelong Advertiser in response to its questions regarding an overgrown lot in Clifton Springs.


Norcott Rd and Woolscour Lane, Marshall

Monday, 15 January 2018

We issued this media statement to the Geelong Advertiser in response to their questions on properties at Norcott Rd and Woolscour Lane in Marshall.


Land in Sea Breeze Estate

Friday, 12 January 2018

We issued the following statement regarding land in Sea Breeze Estate.


Emergency management at events

Thursday, 11 January 2018

We issued this media statement about emergency management at events.


C&D Recycling, Broderick Road

Thursday, 11 January 2018

We issued this media statement to the Geelong Advertiser regarding a fire at C&D Recycling in Lara.


Johnstone Park Raingarden

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

We issued the following statement in response to a series of questions from the Geelong Advertiser on the Johnstone Park Raingarden.



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