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Teen charged over vicious home attack
NEWS.com.au
A MAN has been charged over a vicious aggravated burglary in which a 67-year-old man was bashed and robbed at Geelong. The victim was at a home in Chaucer St, Hamlyn Heights, on August 22 when he heard a noise outside. He thought it was his ...
2016/09/24 71:120160924711
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ABC Online
Police charge 19-year-old Corio man over Geelong home invasion
ABC Online
Police have charged a 19-year-old Corio man over a home invasion in Geelong during which a 67-year-old man was allegedly bashed and left swollen and bruised. Wally Janeczko and his father were at their home at Hamlyn Heights, in Geelong's west, ...
2016/09/23 15:01201609231501
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Huffington Post Australia
Why The Scary Numbers About Welfare Dependency?
Huffington Post Australia
People like the woman I recently met in Geelong, a mother and carer to her six-year-old son with a disability. Her life has been transformed since the introduction of the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Her severely disabled child now receives ...
2016/09/23 15:11201609231511
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Geelong detectives charge man with aggravated burglary
Mirage News
Geelong Crime Investigation Unit detectives have charged a Corio man following an aggravated burglary at a home in Hamlyn Heights on 22 August, Victoria Police say. The victim was in his lounge room when he heard someone come through the front door ...
2016/09/23 14:41201609231441
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Warrnambool Standard
Planting 2000 trees for Cooriemungle dairy farmers
Warrnambool Standard
A Geelong business woman is using her Otways roots to help two dairy farmers plant 2000 trees. Green thumps support: Green Hip store owner Olivia Thwaites will help plant 2000 trees this Saturday on a Cooriemungle property as part of biodiversity month.
2016/09/23 21:120160923211
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SafeToWork
Worker dies after loader accident
SafeToWork
It is understood the man had been loading the back of a truck when his head was struck by a front end loader, according to the Geelong Advertiser . The man was flown to the Royal Melbourne Hospital suffering serious head injuries and remained in a coma ...
2016/09/22 14:01201609221401
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The Weekly Review
Geelong best mates & The Block contestants Andy & Ben share their experiences on the highly popular renovating show
The Weekly Review
He has been teaching us day-by-day and, not only that, he has been driving up from Geelong every day and leaving his wife and seven-month-old child behind. On weekends, he pretty much does a 27-hour day with us. So, we would start at 6am Saturday ...
2016/09/22 93:120160922931
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Free swim lessons to save little lives Rob McLennan / 22 September 2016
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A private Geelong swimming centre will open its doors to kids under five for free this month in a bid to save young lives. Geelong Aquatic Centre in Newtown is offering free swimming lessons for children under the age of five. The free lessons will run ...
2016/09/22 91:120160922911
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Court in Geelong over gun smuggling syndicate
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Court in Geelong over gun smuggling syndicate. Victoria Webb-Taylor / 22 September 2016. AR 15 Bushmaster skinheadsportbiker 1 630x421. A Whittington man charged over an alleged illegal firearm smuggling syndicate is due in court today.
2016/09/22 91:120160922911
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Big Rigs
Stars' Cars - The Block's Ben Toyne and Andy Sutherland
Big Rigs
Resume: Best mates from Geelong, Ben and Andy know they're in for a tough induction on The Block. Both are PE teachers and met while studying fitness together. Their toughest challenge before starting the show was deciding who would be on the tools ...
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Warrnambool Standard
Young Nullawarre baseballer making waves in the Geelong Baseball Association
Warrnambool Standard
The 15-year-old from Nullawarre has been racking up the travellers' miles this year to play in the Geelong Baseball Association, combining playing in the under 16 competition with 11 B reserve and three A reserve matches for East Belmont Saints over ...
2016/09/21 15:11201609211511
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SNEAK PEAK PICS: China comes to Geelong
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The makeover happened on Tuesday as a part of filming for a new feature film, Dogfight, however the shoot only lasted a few hours before the station was restored to its more modern and Western glory. Production will continue this week at other ...
2016/09/21 11:21201609211121
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Manufacturers' Monthly
Carbon Revolution shares expansion plans
Manufacturers' Monthly
Geelong's Carbon Revolution has shared its ambitious expansion plans, which include tripling staff to 300, achieving "real manufacturing" scale and raising an extra $50 million to help do so. In an interview with The Australian Financial Review, the ...
2016/09/21 10:51201609211051
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Vic bike rider s body found in You Yangs - Yahoo7
Yahoo7 News
A fall or a medical condition may have caused the death of a mountain bike rider whose body was found in Victoria's You Yangs regional park. The 55-year-old man from Geelong West, who was an experienced rider, was reported missing late on Monday ...
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Mountain biker found dead in Vic park
NEWS.com.au
The 55-year-old man from Geelong West, who was an experienced rider, was reported missing late on Monday after he failed to return from a ride. Search and rescue police, the air wing and SES workers found his body after 4am on Tuesday. "It appears that ...
2016/09/20 20:21201609202021
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PGA of Australia
Dates announced for 2017 Oates Vic Open
PGA of Australia
The 2017 Oates Vic Open will be held from 9-12 February at Thirteenth Beach Golf Links, Barwon Heads. This will mark the fifth consecutive year the concurrent men's and women's tournaments will be hosted at one of Victoria's premier golf facilities in ...
2016/09/20 15:41201609201541
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The Australian Financial Review
Wheel maker Carbon Revolution raises $50m to expand
The Australian Financial Review
Geelong carbon fibre wheel maker Carbon Revolution is raising $50 million to expand production to 100,000 wheels a year by 2021. The raising is the first stage of a two-part capital program that the company - which started in a Geelong garage a decade ...
2016/09/20 13:31201609201331
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Wyndham council election descends into farce
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The Surf Coast Shire has 11 nominations for nine vacancies, Queenscliffe has eight nominations for five vacancies while eight people are hoping to fill one of the seven vacancies for the Golden Plains Shire. Geelong ratepayers will not be voting this ...
2016/09/22 14:11201609221411
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Despicable priest faces judgement day
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Geelong Courts 2 A former Geelong-based paedophile priest is due to be sentenced next week after confessing to having abused children for three decades. Robert Claffey has admitted to abusing boys and girls over thirty years in areas including Apollo ...
2016/09/22 21:21201609222121
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Brisbane Times
Geelong mountain-biker found dead at You Yangs Regional Park
Brisbane Times
A 55-year-old experienced mountain-bike rider has been found dead at You Yangs Regional Park on Tuesday morning. The Geelong West man left for a day of riding between 8am and 12pm on Monday but failed to return home. He had packed his lunch and ...
2016/09/20 11:41201609201141
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Sheep Central
New pivoting access landing a big winner for stock transport safety, efficiency VIDEO
Sheep Central
The latest example is an innovative new piece of unloading equipment installed recently at the MC Herd beef and sheep processing plant near Geelong in Victoria. Following an injury where a driver was hospitalised after a fall from a stock crate, the ...
2016/09/19 13:01201609191301
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Local representation in Chinese delegation Rebecca McDonald / 19 September 2016
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Committee for Geelong CEO Rebecca Casson will be among those heading to the Asian country, along with City of Greater Geelong's Brett Luxford. They will join Premier Daniel Andrews, Regional Development Minister Jaala Pulford and other ...
2016/09/19 85:120160919851
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Geelong hosts public hearing into Autism services
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The inquiry is looking at both the availability and adequacy of services provided by the Federal, State and Local governments. Committee members will be visiting some local services, before a public hearing is held at Geelong City Hall this afternoon ...
2016/09/19 81:120160919811
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Victoria Webb-Taylor / 19 September 2016
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The Geelong Falcons Grand Final drought has continued after they were overpowered by the Sandringham Dragons in the final quarter of their preliminary final encounter at Carlton's Princess Park. The Falcons coughed up a 31-point lead early in the ...
2016/09/19 84:120160919841
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Racing.com
Storm goes back to back in Gold Nugget
Racing.com
Trained by Tony Parker at Geelong, Freshwater Storm won last year's renewal when held over its usual route of 1600m at Ballarat. But recent wet weather ensured the race was transferred from Ballarat to Geelong and then Caulfield, with an adjusted ...
2016/09/17 18:21201609171821
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Perfect Pies and Outstanding Oils...
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Rolling Pin Geelong's growing reputation as a centre for some of Australia's finest foods has been boosted again, with two local companies picking up national awards. Rolling Pin Pies and Cakes, which is based at Ocean Grove, has taken out several ...
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More rain headed our way
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More rain headed our way. Rob McLennan / 16 September 2016. Denise Alford 3 Geelong has had a largely rain-free Friday but moderate flooding continues along the Lower Barwon River. It peaked at around 3.3 metres late yesterday and this afternoon was ...
2016/09/16 19:11201609161911
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Ethereal's granddaughter wins at Geelong
Bloodstock.com.au
A granddaughter of 2001 Caulfield and Melbourne Cups winner Ethereal has made a winning start to her Victorian spring campaign, with the VRC Oaks on the radar. Trained by New Zealanders Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman who are no strangers to ...
2016/09/16 18:41201609161841
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Racing.com
Geelong - Did You See...
Racing.com
After placing at her first four starts in New Zealand, exciting filly Eleonora broke through for an impressive win in the Calthorpe Racing Maiden Plate over 1300m on the Geelong Synthetic as a short-priced $1.45 favourite on CrownBet. Baker and Forsman ...
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Sight Magazine
BRINGING THE BIBLE TO LIFE: 'THE FIFTH GOSPEL' TAKES A LOOK BEHIND THE SCENES OF THE OLD AND NEW ...
Sight Magazine
Motivated by growing Bible illiteracy among young people, a Geelong Christian school has created an interactive electronic 'book' which takes students to the real-life locations behind the Old and New Testaments. The Fifth Gospel, the creation of which ...
2016/09/16 15:31201609161531
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Flood alert remains for Barwon, Werribee rivers Rebecca McDonald / 16 September 2016
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Geelong council staff have been kept busy this week responding to the local flood situation. The city has sent out 18 crews to undertake jobs including placing traffic hazard signs by roads, clearing stormwater drains and redirecting worried residents ...
2016/09/20 16:21201609201621
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Potential candidates are already throwing their hats into the council election ring.
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The Golden Plains Shire and the Borough of Queenscliffe have received two nominations each. People considering standing for council have until midday Tuesday to put their hands up. Geelong Council won't be holding a vote this year, but residents have ...
2016/09/24 15:31201609241531
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Guns.com
Australia offers gun amnesty after increase in shootings
Guns.com
A handgun is destroyed at the Geelong Clay Target Club in August 2003. (Photo: Michael Rayner/Sydney Morning Herald). With shootings a weekly occurrence in Melbourne and crime up, Justice Minister Michael Keenan announced plans to allow those with ...
2016/09/15 10:31201609151031
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Who wants to be a councillor? (not you, Geelong) Rebecca McDonald / 15 September 2016
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Nominations for the region's council elections open today, but the Geelong column will remain blank after the state government stripped ratepayers of their right to a democratic vote. Potential candidates will be able to nominate until midday next Tuesday.
2016/09/16 84:120160916841
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Geelong needs drug court: MP
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Mr Ramsay says the Andrews government needs to act on a recommendation from a parliamentary inquiry two years ago, which suggested the expansion of the Victorian Drug Court to a site in Geelong. He said a regional drug court in Geelong would work ...
2016/09/15 10:11201609151011
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Good Food
The Age Good Food Guide 2017 awards: Victoria's best restaurants, chefs, cafes and cheap eats
Good Food
Chicken skin with roe, finger lime and dill at Igni restaurant in Geelong. Photo: Julian Kingma; Citi Chef of the Year: Aaron Turner from Igni in Geelong. Photo: Simon Schluter; Aaron Turner is spinning potatoes into gold at Igni in Geelong, which is ...
2016/09/12 22:11201609122211
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Bay 93.9
Days of rain set to end
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Barwon Heads Road is closed Geelong-bound between Barwarre and Breakwater roads, with traffic being diverted, while there is water over the roads in other areas of the region, including the Princes Highway between Winchelsea and Colac.
2016/09/14 83:120160914831
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Congested Latrobe Terrace driving drivers crazy
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A busy stretch of road in Geelong has been named one of the most congested in Victoria. Latrobe Terrace between the train station and Fyans Streets makes local drivers see red according to the RACV's Redspot survey. Point Cook Road between the Princes ...
2016/09/14 23:31201609142331
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Mobile cover on the way for fire-prone towns Rebecca McDonald / 14 September 2016
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mobile base station acma Two towns will have new mobile phone base stations within six months as the federal government steps up its program targeting reception black spots. Member for Corangamite Sarah Henderson says Dereel and Gellibrand, which ...
2016/09/15 11:41201609151141
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Police appeal to Benjamin Johnson
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Benjamin Lawrence Johnson is known to visit the Bell Park, Geelong and Wyndham areas and is believed to be driving a blue Mitsubishi sedan. He's described is as being around 178cm tall, large build, blue eyes and brown hair with a pale complexion.
2016/09/14 85:120160914851
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Princes Highway duplication inches forward
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The project will include two new double-lane bridges over the Geelong-Warrnambool railway line, replacing a level crossing near Warncoort-Birregurra Road and an existing single lane bridge near Conns Lane, Winchelsea. The entire $360 million project is ...
2016/09/14 14:11201609141411
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Wet weather causes transfer of meetings
Bloodstock.com.au
Wet weather in Victoria has forced the transfer of a number of meetings to the synthetic tracks at Pakenham and Geelong. Pakenham will host Wednesday's Bendigo meeting after the track was deemed unsuitable for racing following a stewards inspection on ...
2016/09/13 16:01201609131601
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Racing.com
Rain forces turf transfers to synthetic
Racing.com
Wednesday's Bendigo card has been transferred to Racing.com Park, and the Friday card that was set for bet365 Geelong's turf track will now switch to the synthetic at the same location. The switch of the latter means another change for the $50,000 Gold ...
2016/09/13 16:01201609131601
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The Weekly Review
Winners of The Age Good Food Guide 2017 Awards
The Weekly Review
Tucked away on a Geelong backstreet you'll find Aaron Turner, anointed Citi Chef of the Year at Monday's launch of the 37th edition of The Age Good Food Guide. In a ceremony at Melbourne's lavish Plaza Ballroom, Turner was recognised for his creative ...
2016/09/18 21:51201609182151
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Rebecca McDonald / 13 September 2016
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Calls to increase the speed limit on the Princes Freeway between Geelong and Melbourne will not get the support of the Premier. Former Highway Patrol Officer-turned Victorian Liberal, Bill Tilley, has proposed increasing the limit on the local road ...
2016/09/14 15:11201609141511
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Bay 93.9
Drenching rains top up our water storages
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Recent heavy rains may have caused problems in the state's south-west but they've also delivered Geelong's water storages a badly-needed boost. Local reservoirs are currently sitting at 62 per cent, which is only one per cent below this time last year.
2016/09/13 83:120160913831
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Chance finds a new English home
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A Geelong man has found a new home for a stray dog he picked up in Greece. Jacob Welsh made headlines around the world after picking up Chance the labrador lying on broken glass during a holiday. He started a fundraising campaign on social media to ...
2016/09/13 80:120160913801
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ABC Online
Police charge 19-year-old Corio man over Geelong home invasion
ABC Online
Police have charged a 19-year-old Corio man over a home invasion in Geelong during which a 67-year-old man was allegedly bashed and left swollen and bruised. Wally Janeczko and his father were at their home at Hamlyn Heights, in Geelong's west, ...
Geelong detectives charge man with aggravated burglaryMirage News
2016/09/23 15:01201609231501
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The Weekly Review
Geelong best mates & The Block contestants Andy & Ben share their experiences on the highly popular renovating show
The Weekly Review
He has been teaching us day-by-day and, not only that, he has been driving up from Geelong every day and leaving his wife and seven-month-old child behind. On weekends, he pretty much does a 27-hour day with us. So, we would start at 6am Saturday ...
Stars' Cars - The Block's Ben Toyne and Andy SutherlandBig Rigs
2016/09/22 93:120160922931
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ABC Online
Elderly father and son 'brutally bashed' in Geelong home invasion
ABC Online
A 67-year-old man and his 93-year-old father have been left traumatised following a violent home invasion in the Geelong suburb of Hamlyn Heights. Wally Janeczko and his father were at home on Monday night when they were confronted by a knife-wielding ...
Bashing victim Wally Janeczko. Picture: Peter RistevskiNEWS.com.au
2016/09/12 23:11201609122311
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Ethereal's granddaughter wins at Geelong
Bloodstock.com.au
A granddaughter of 2001 Caulfield and Melbourne Cups winner Ethereal has made a winning start to her Victorian spring campaign, with the VRC Oaks on the radar. Trained by New Zealanders Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman who are no strangers to ...
2016/09/16 18:41201609161841
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Court in Geelong over gun smuggling syndicate
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Court in Geelong over gun smuggling syndicate. Victoria Webb-Taylor / 22 September 2016. AR 15 Bushmaster skinheadsportbiker 1 630x421. A Whittington man charged over an alleged illegal firearm smuggling syndicate is due in court today.
2016/09/22 91:120160922911
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SNEAK PEAK PICS: China comes to Geelong
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The makeover happened on Tuesday as a part of filming for a new feature film, Dogfight, however the shoot only lasted a few hours before the station was restored to its more modern and Western glory. Production will continue this week at other ...
2016/09/21 11:21201609211121
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Brisbane Times
Geelong mountain-biker found dead at You Yangs Regional Park
Brisbane Times
A 55-year-old experienced mountain-bike rider has been found dead at You Yangs Regional Park on Tuesday morning. The Geelong West man left for a day of riding between 8am and 12pm on Monday but failed to return home. He had packed his lunch and ...
2016/09/20 11:41201609201141
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Geelong hosts public hearing into Autism services
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The inquiry is looking at both the availability and adequacy of services provided by the Federal, State and Local governments. Committee members will be visiting some local services, before a public hearing is held at Geelong City Hall this afternoon ...
2016/09/19 81:120160919811
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Free swim lessons to save little lives Rob McLennan / 22 September 2016
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A private Geelong swimming centre will open its doors to kids under five for free this month in a bid to save young lives. Geelong Aquatic Centre in Newtown is offering free swimming lessons for children under the age of five. The free lessons will run ...
2016/09/22 91:120160922911
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BoatAdvice
2016 Geelong Boating Festival Cancelled
BoatAdvice (press release)
The Boating Industry of Victoria has been forced to cancel the Geelong Boating Festival, an event it planned to use to celebrate the opening of the 2016-17 boating season. The Festival was going to be held in the heart of the Geelong Foreshore at the ...
Geelong boating festival on holdMarine Business (press release)
2016/09/12 12:51201609121251
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Good Food
The Age Good Food Guide 2017 awards: Victoria's best restaurants, chefs, cafes and cheap eats
Good Food
Chicken skin with roe, finger lime and dill at Igni restaurant in Geelong. Photo: Julian Kingma; Citi Chef of the Year: Aaron Turner from Igni in Geelong. Photo: Simon Schluter; Aaron Turner is spinning potatoes into gold at Igni in Geelong, which is ...
2016/09/12 22:11201609122211
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Geelong needs drug court: MP
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Mr Ramsay says the Andrews government needs to act on a recommendation from a parliamentary inquiry two years ago, which suggested the expansion of the Victorian Drug Court to a site in Geelong. He said a regional drug court in Geelong would work ...
2016/09/15 10:11201609151011
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Flood alert remains for Barwon, Werribee rivers Rebecca McDonald / 16 September 2016
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Geelong council staff have been kept busy this week responding to the local flood situation. The city has sent out 18 crews to undertake jobs including placing traffic hazard signs by roads, clearing stormwater drains and redirecting worried residents ...
2016/09/20 16:21201609201621
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Bay 93.9
Despicable priest faces judgement day
Bay 93.9
Geelong Courts 2 A former Geelong-based paedophile priest is due to be sentenced next week after confessing to having abused children for three decades. Robert Claffey has admitted to abusing boys and girls over thirty years in areas including Apollo ...
2016/09/22 21:21201609222121
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Stock & Land
Geelong Saleyards closed due to safety concerns
Stock & Land
Colac Otway Shire has said that it will waive the yarding fees for the next two months at the Colac Regional Saleyards for any farmers affected by the closure of the Geelong Saleyards, however Mr Richardson said his clients would not be selling there ...
2016/09/20 00:120160920001
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theMusic
Promoter Cancels Geelong-Based Music Festival Citing Apathetic Music Fans
theMusic
Armstrong later spoke to the Geelong Advertiser, telling them that though local businesses were onboard for Motor City Music Festival, "People would come up to me at the festival and say how Geelong people would complain that there's not enough on but, ...
2016/09/23 22:11201609232211
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Who wants to be a councillor? (not you, Geelong) Rebecca McDonald / 15 September 2016
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Nominations for the region's council elections open today, but the Geelong column will remain blank after the state government stripped ratepayers of their right to a democratic vote. Potential candidates will be able to nominate until midday next Tuesday.
2016/09/16 84:120160916841
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Yahoo7 News
Missing MH370 pilot wanted to settle in Geelong, family member claims
Yahoo7 News
The Australian reports captain Zaharie Ahmad Shah's brother in law Asuad Khan Mustafa believes the pilot had his heart set on retirement at Geelong in Victoria. "He wanted to migrate to Australia. He even asked his daughter to buy a house there and ...
MH370 pilot's friendship with mystery woman revealedThe Australian
2016/09/08 20:01201609082001
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The Weekly Review
Geelong West's ultra-hip Box Office Cafe draws inspiration from Vietnam and its street food scene
The Weekly Review
"One thing I think Geelong lacked was businesses spilling into the street, so you could walk along and really smell wonderful things and have that vibrancy and life to the street. I think Geelong is slowly getting there with that. I wanted to fill the ...
2016/09/22 00:120160922001
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The Weekly Review
There has been a surge in Geelong renovation approvals
The Weekly Review
Coastal areas have been among the biggest contributors to the rise in renovations, with the Surf Coast and Bellarine Peninsula contributing $26.3 million in home-renovation approvals for the overall Geelong area total over the first six months of this ...
2016/09/22 00:120160922001
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Victoria Webb-Taylor / 19 September 2016
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The Geelong Falcons Grand Final drought has continued after they were overpowered by the Sandringham Dragons in the final quarter of their preliminary final encounter at Carlton's Princess Park. The Falcons coughed up a 31-point lead early in the ...
2016/09/19 84:120160919841
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Local representation in Chinese delegation Rebecca McDonald / 19 September 2016
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Committee for Geelong CEO Rebecca Casson will be among those heading to the Asian country, along with City of Greater Geelong's Brett Luxford. They will join Premier Daniel Andrews, Regional Development Minister Jaala Pulford and other ...
2016/09/19 85:120160919851
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The Weekly Review
Geelong offices were among the big winners at last week's Ray White awards
The Weekly Review
Geelong took out the property management team of the year award out of 120 offices, an effort director David Cortous says is a great reflection on the high standards the office sets. "It's the award everyone wants to win so it was a huge effort from ...
2016/09/24 11:01201609241101
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Rebecca McDonald / 12 September 2016
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Geelong may have not have copped the drenching that the state's wet saw over the weekend but there's still been some decent rainfall across the region overnight. Geelong's recorded nearly 10mm while Aireys Inlet had slightly more. Werribee all but ...
2016/09/24 43:120160924431
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Torquay surfer's shark fright
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Thresher A surfer has had a frightening encounter with a shark that came so close it knocked him from his board at Torquay. The man was with a group of about 20 other people at Bells Beach when the terrifying incident happened late Friday afternoon.
Watch: Shark Breaches Beyond Surfers at Ocean BeachSurfline.com Surf News
2016/09/21 85:120160921851
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The Australian Financial Review
Wheel maker Carbon Revolution raises $50m to expand
The Australian Financial Review
Geelong carbon fibre wheel maker Carbon Revolution is raising $50 million to expand production to 100,000 wheels a year by 2021. The raising is the first stage of a two-part capital program that the company - which started in a Geelong garage a decade ...
2016/09/20 13:31201609201331
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Police search for light plane near Geelong
NEWS.com.au
POLICE are searching for a light plane after it failed to land at a small airstrip near Geelong. The plane was overdue for check in at Barwon Heads Airport. The Victoria Police air wing have confirmed a search plane is in the area looking for the aircraft.
2016/09/25 84:120160925841
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Bay 93.9
Wyndham council election descends into farce
Bay 93.9
The Surf Coast Shire has 11 nominations for nine vacancies, Queenscliffe has eight nominations for five vacancies while eight people are hoping to fill one of the seven vacancies for the Golden Plains Shire. Geelong ratepayers will not be voting this ...
2016/09/22 14:11201609221411
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Bay 93.9
Dramatic video: stranded pair winched to safety
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Flood Rescue still A man and a teenage girl have been winched from a car stranded in floodwaters in a dramatic rescue at Inverleigh. Emergency crews were called to the Teesdale-Inverleigh Road just after 6pm Wednesday after a ute carrying a man and a ...
2016/09/25 93:120160925931
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Bay 93.9
Congested Latrobe Terrace driving drivers crazy
Bay 93.9
A busy stretch of road in Geelong has been named one of the most congested in Victoria. Latrobe Terrace between the train station and Fyans Streets makes local drivers see red according to the RACV's Redspot survey. Point Cook Road between the Princes ...
2016/09/14 23:31201609142331
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Football

dailytelegraph.com.au
Should the Cats trade Motlop?
dailytelegraph.com.au
A host of football greats said the Cats face a big call whether to move on Motlop after managing only three tackles in Geelong's two finals games. "You feel like ... "If he's coming to pre-season overweight and not ready, that's not good enough for an ...
2016/09/25 10:31201609251031
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Future uncertain for Geelong AFL veterans
ESPN
The future of some of Geelong's most decorated AFL veterans remains uncertain after their crushing preliminary final loss to Sydney. Triple premiership stars Jimmy Bartel and Corey Enright are no certainty to play in 2017 after the Cats' 37-point loss ...
2016/09/25 52:120160925521
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Herald Sun
Geelong expects Corey Enright, Jimmy Bartel to play on in 2017
Herald Sun
You can throw those scenarios up to a whole range of players but they will say, 'I will find a way to play AFL football more often than not'." Jimmy Bartel leaves the field on Friday night. Picture: Wayne Ludbey. The Cats will now kick off contract ...
2016/09/24 17:21201609241721
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The Canberra Times
AFL 2016: Daniel Menzel set for new contract but questions surround Geelong list
The Canberra Times
Daniel Menzel is set for a new contract, but there are many questions surrounding the composition of Geelong's list in 2017 after the Cats' disappointing end to their 2016 campaign. While the Cats finished second after the home and away rounds - behind ...
2016/09/24 17:02201609241702
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NEWS.com.au
How AFL bye round cost Geelong dearly in finals football
NEWS.com.au
Geelong looked far from switched on in the game's early stages, giving up eight unanswered goals and Lyon says it's clear the extra time off hurt their performance. "Once you break that cycle, it's impossible to replicate an AFL senior game over that ...
2016/09/24 14:31201609241431
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The Age
Geelong v Sydney: Don't blame the bye, Cats coach Chris Scott says
The Age
A good season with a disappointing finish - that is how Geelong coach Chris Scott summed up 2016 for his club. The Swans beat the Cats by 37 points at the MCG on Friday night, a result which is again likely to draw into question the AFL's controversial ...
2016/09/24 05:120160924051
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The Age
Geelong v Sydney: Patrick Dangerfield says preliminary final loss 'as tough as it gets'
The Age
A dejected Patrick Dangerfield described Geelong's 37-point preliminary-final defeat "as tough as it gets" as he attempted to explain what went wrong against the Swans on Friday night. Dangerfield was by far the Cats' best with a game-high 39 disposals ...
2016/09/24 85:120160924851
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Brisbane Times
Geelong v Sydney: Patrick Dangerfield says semi-final loss 'as tough as it gets'
Brisbane Times
A dejected Patrick Dangerfield described Geelong's 37-point preliminary-final defeat "as tough as it gets" as he attempted to explain what went wrong against the Swans on Friday night. Dangerfield was by far the Cats' best with a game-high 39 disposals ...
2016/09/24 20:120160924201
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The Age
AFL finals 2016: Sydney Swans expose Geelong Cats weaknesses
The Age
With more of the ball forward but no ability to score Chris Scott moved Harry Taylor up the ground. Lachie Henderson was playing like a player who had not played football for months, and then injured his ankle in the third term. Tom Hawkins was often ...
2016/09/24 53:120160924531
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The Age
AFL 2016: All Sydney grand final looms after Sydney Swans blow away Geelong Cats with savage start
The Age
AFL 2016: All Sydney grand final looms after Sydney Swans blow away Geelong Cats with savage start .... Ditto McGlynn, who played with the desperation of a man fighting for his football life, while Tom Papley was lethal in front of goal. Cruise control ...
2016/09/24 01:120160924011
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Fox Sports
Fitness expert Darren Burgess believes extra bye may hurt Geelong, favour Swans
Fox Sports
... the better of the Cats earlier in the year. Photo: Michael Willson/AFL Media/Getty ImagesSource: Getty Images ... What's likely, according to the former Liverpool Football Club fitness boss, is that Sydney and the Western Bulldogs start better in ...
2016/09/23 18:11201609231811
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The Age
AFL preliminary finals teams: Geelong Cats v Sydney Swans, GWS Giants v Western Bulldogs
The Age
Menzel, who missed four years of football following four knee reconstructions, has groin soreness, which hampered him during the Cats' qualifying final win over Hawthorn - played four years to the day he first injured his knee in the corresponding game ...
2016/09/23 85:120160923851
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Luckless Geelong forward Daniel Menzel to miss preliminary final
Brisbane Times
Menzel, who missed four years of football following four knee reconstructions, has groin soreness, which hampered him during the Cats' qualifying final win over Hawthorn - played four years to the day he first injured his knee in the corresponding game ...
2016/09/23 92:120160923921
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The Age
AFL finals 2016: Key for Geelong Cats in the preliminary final against Sydney Swans is an even spread of effort
The Age
The next rung at Geelong is Mitch Duncan, Josh Caddy, Cam Guthrie, Steve Motlop and Mark Blicavs, who have all shown they're capable of producing fantastic football - as recently as last week. That group lifted the Cats in the second half against ...
2016/09/23 17:21201609231721
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The Age
Geelong Cats v Sydney Swans: Daniel Menzel in doubt with injury
The Age
The 25-year-old has already endured more than his fair share of bad luck in football, requiring four knee reconstructions before returning to AFL competition late last year. Menzel strained his groin in Geelong's round 20 game against Essendon and ...
2016/09/23 13:31201609231331
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The Age
AFL finals 2016: Geelong v Sydney - rested Cats will use extra space of the MCG to their advantage
The Age
John Longmire brings his banged-up Sydney Swans to Melbourne to try to repeat the dose they gave Geelong when they beat them at Simonds Stadium in round 16 - a great, and rare, away win in Geelong. Longmire will be hoping that both Gary Rohan and ...
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Herald Sun
Sydney and Geelong preliminary final will be battle of super starters against fastest finishers
Herald Sun
THIS preliminary final will be the battle of football's super starters against the game's fastest finishers. And for nervous Geelong supporters, that triggers alarm bells. The Cats are the latter, the AFL's No. 1 final-quarter club and by some margin ...
2016/09/22 14:41201609221441
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The Age
Sydney Swans ace Gary Rohan on verge of facing Geelong in preliminary final
The Age
Gary Rohan is making a stunning recovery from injury and is poised to take his place in Sydney's team for the preliminary final against Geelong. The development comes as Geelong midfielder Mark Blicavs said the Cats were bracing themselves for another ...
2016/09/23 16:51201609231651
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The Age
AFL: Geelong coach Chris Scott would risk mutiny if he imposed Cat surf ban
The Age
Several Cats players, including star recruit Patrick Dangerfield, take to the waters along Geelong's popular surf coast during the season. But Scott admits he could have a mutiny on his hands if he tried to stop his players catching a wave in their ...
2016/09/24 10:11201609241011
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The Age
AFL finals 2016: The Geelong Cats who can help get the cream
The Age
While Geelong broke even numerically at the clearances, it was Sydney which made far greater use of them, the Cats returning their worst numbers for scores from stoppages for the season against a side which defends opposition takeaways better than any ...
2016/09/24 03:120160924031
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Herald Sun
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Herald Sun
But in their most recent finals wins the need for speed was supplied by Sydney's Isaac Heeney and Geelong's Cam Guthrie, who was unleashed in the second half. Both teams will get plenty of clearances and have midfield heroes, but which of Guthrie or ...
2016/09/10 15:51201609101551
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The Age
Preliminary final preview: Geelong Cats and Sydney Swans is a heavyweight clash long awaited
The Age
Despite their pre-eminence during the AFL era, Geelong and Sydney have played just one final against each other in the past 80 years, and it's a game neither club will ever forget. The 2005 second semi-final, and more specifically Nick Davis' last ...
2016/09/23 15:01201609231501
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Geelong Advertiser
Wojcinski joins Simon Black's Geelong academy
Geelong Advertiser
Wojcinski will coach the football component, which covers recovery, fitness and tailored coaching specific to a players' position. Mornings will be about footy, afternoons about education, four days a week, Wojcinski said. "It's an elite football ...
2016/09/16 22:120160916221
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The Age
Geelong Cats want consistency on finals venues
The Age
Geelong chief executive Brian Cook says the Cats should be playing AFL home finals at Simonds Stadium from 2017 onwards. Cook has described the league's decision to hold the September 24 preliminary final between Greater Western Sydney and either ...
2016/09/25 12:120160925121
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The Age
Geelong v Hawthorn was about as good as football gets, Chris Scott says
The Age
The Cats won a classic battle by two-points at the MCG on Friday night, earning themselves a week off, while the Hawks will need to beat a fired-up Western Bulldogs team to remain in the finals.
2016/09/10 14:120160910141
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The Age
AFL finals 2016: Joel Selwood says Geelong win over Hawthorn 'a step to relevancy'
The Age
Photo: Adam Trafford/AFL Media. Friday night's result could have gone either way - the football world will be feeling for Isaac Smith, who will be haunted by his miskick for some time - but the Cats, like the Hawks and Swans, are an example of how to ...
2016/09/25 11:21201609251121
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The Age
Geelong v Hawthorn: It's the Cats, posthumously
The Age
Call it the posthumous post. By that infinitesimal margin, the Cats are in a preliminary final, the Hawks in a sudden-death semi, morever against the suddenly rampant Bulldogs. "That's almost as good as footy gets," said Geelong coach Chris Scott, who ...
2016/09/24 13:31201609241331
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The Age
A game to remember as Cats beat Hawks
The Age
What a beautiful thing, when finals football between two great rivals not only lives up to, but exceeds expectations. Geelong's two-point win over Hawthorn at the MCG on Friday night will be remembered as something something special, ending, almost ...
2016/09/10 05:120160910051
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AFL.com.au
Mega-preview: Qualifying final, Geelong v Hawthorn
AFL.com.au
One of football's greatest modern rivalries will be reignited when Geelong and Hawthorn meet for the first time since their season-opening clash on Easter Monday, a match that marked Patrick Dangerfield's impressive debut for the Cats. Fast-forward ...
2016/09/07 10:11201609071011
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The Age
AFL finals 2016: Hawthorn v Geelong - the key questions
The Age
Paul Chapman's declaration after the shock 2008 grand-final defeat that the Cats would never again lose to the brown-and-gold also helps. But the bottom line is that since that grand final, the two clubs have been able to regenerate on the run, in much ...
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The Age
Geelong Cats all in this together, whatever it is
The Age
When Geelong coach Chris Scott and captain Joel Selwood were done with the media in the Fox Footy studio on Wednesday, they helped club staff dismantle the set. This might .... Football is nothing except for what is written and said about it. Some days ...
2016/09/21 00:120160921001
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The Age
Geelong coach Chris Scott bracing for finals selection headaches
The Age
Looking up: Cats coach Chris Scott is looking ahead to the finals. Photo: Michael Dodge. Scott was upbeat about the way his team had made light work of the Demons. "That was pretty good. We played good footy. It's hard to assess the motivation levels ...
2016/09/23 22:51201609232251
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Yahoo7 Sport
Brutal Cats bury Demons in AFL
Yahoo7 Sport
MELBOURNE, Aug 27 AAP Geelong have shrugged off injury scares to tune up for AFL finals football in ruthless fashion, destroying Melbourne by 111 points in Paul Roos' last game as Demons coach. Patrick Dangerfield and Joel Selwood powered the Cats ...
2016/09/18 00:120160918001
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ESPN
Cats destroy sorry Demons
ESPN
Geelong have survived injury scares and tuned up for AFL finals football in ruthless fashion, destroying Melbourne by 111 points in Paul Roos' last game as coach. Patrick Dangerfield and Joel Selwood powered the Cats and Tom Hawkins was irrepressible ...
2016/09/17 00:120160917001
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Wide World of Sports (blog)
Brutal Cats bury Demons in AFL
Wide World of Sports (blog)
MELBOURNE, Aug 27 AAP Geelong have shrugged off injury scares to tune up for AFL finals football in ruthless fashion, destroying Melbourne by 111 points in Paul Roos' last game as Demons coach. Patrick Dangerfield and Joel Selwood powered the Cats ...
2016/09/18 00:120160918001
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ABC Online
Geelong Cats breeze past Melbourne by 111 points to tune up for AFL finals in style
ABC Online
Geelong has survived injury scares and tuned up for AFL finals football in ruthless fashion, destroying Melbourne by 111 points in Paul Roos' last game as coach. Patrick Dangerfield and Joel Selwood powered the Cats and Tom Hawkins was irrepressible as ...
2016/09/17 00:120160917001
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SBS
Brutal Cats bury Demons in AFL
SBS
MELBOURNE, Aug 27 AAP Geelong have shrugged off injury scares to tune up for AFL finals football in ruthless fashion, destroying Melbourne by 111 points in Paul Roos' last game as Demons coach. Patrick Dangerfield and Joel Selwood powered the Cats ...
2016/09/18 00:120160918001
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Brutal Cats destroy sorry Demons in AFL
Sports News
Geelong have survived injury scares and tuned up for AFL finals football in ruthless fashion, destroying Melbourne by 111 points in Paul Roos' last game as coach. Patrick Dangerfield and Joel Selwood powered the Cats and Tom Hawkins was irrepressible ...
2016/09/18 24:120160918241
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Geelong Cats v Melbourne Demons Tips and Preview: Cats to scrape through in a close one
Rippa.com
Geelong currently occupy 3rd spot on the ladder and could finish as high as top position, depending on the results of other games across the weekend. The Cats will most likely finish 3rd with a victory, which would secure the all-important double chance.
2016/09/16 00:120160916001
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ABC Online
Geelong Cats on the prowl in NT for next generation of AFL stars
ABC Online
For some of the Melbourne-based officials it is the first time they have been to a remote Indigenous community, and they were blown away by the passion for football. The program is designed to encourage more young people to choose AFL, nurture gifted ...
2016/09/14 00:120160914001
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The Age
Geelong defender Lachie Henderson has knee operation
The Age
Defender Lachie Henderson has undergone knee surgery, delivering a pre-finals blow to AFL premiership contenders Geelong. The Cats are unsure how long Henderson will take to recover from Tuesday's arthroscopy but are upbeat he will play again this ...
2016/09/14 01:120160914011
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The West Australian
Cats' AFL defender Henderson has knee op
The West Australian
"The timing of Lachie's injury isn't ideal but the pre-finals bye will gift him with more time to recover," Geelong football manager Steve Hocking said. "Lachie has been an important part of our team this year and we are optimistic he will see finals ...
2016/09/13 00:120160913001
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