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Oh Christmas Tree Oh Christmas Tree

Geelong is Australia’s Christmas capital with the most spectacular floating Christmas Tree moored off Steampacket Quay. The 25 metre floating tree is the centerpiece of our city’s Christmas celebrations.

Oh Christmas Tree Oh Christmas Tree

2014 Run Geelong

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Last year the Run  Geelong event raised over $960,000 for the redevelopment of the special care nursery at the Geelong Hospital. The 2014 event takes place on Sunday the 23rd of November and it is hoped it can raise even more.

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A wonderful Gala Day

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Gala Day brought a fantastic day of cheer and colour to Geelong. Thousands lined Malop Street to see the huge parade filled with plenty of characters, a few celebrities and  some wonderful displays.

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Geelong – This Week

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There is so much to do this week around the Geelong region including the the unveiling of our new waterfront Christmas Tree.

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2014 Geelong Revival

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The Geelong Revival is back for 2014 on the weekend of November 28 – November 30th. Geelong’s beautiful waterfront will come to life with a weekend of incredible motorsport and a host of other family friendly events stretched along the entire waterfront.

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Clairvaux Carnivale

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The Clairvaux Christmas Carnival is being held on the 22nd of November and promises to be a huge day of family fun.

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Queenscliff Music Festival

Queenscliff Music Festival

The Queenscliff Music Festival returns to the seaside village on the 28th through to the 30th of November in what promises to be the biggest and best festival yet.

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Sleepy Hollow

Back in the Gold Rush Geelong was thriving faster than Melbourne but a few shifty moves and the term “Sleepy Hollow” changed things and haunted our city for decades.

Sleepy Hollow

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Open House Geelong Gallery

Eighteen of Geelong’s most iconic buildings including Deakin University, City Hall, Barwon Water, The Customs House and TAC were open to the public for a special day during Open House Geelong.

Open House Geelong Gallery

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Drysdale Vintage Rally

The Bellarine Vintage Machinery Group held a wonderful a vintage machinery event at the Drysdale Railway Station’s turn table paddock to celebrate Father’s Day.

Drysdale Vintage Rally

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Best coffee in Geelong

There are some wonderful places to get the perfect coffee around Geelong. It takes more than delicious rich fresh beans and the skill of great barista, there’s a little magic in every cup. We had trouble narrowing it down to just ten that are well worth a try.

Best coffee in Geelong

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Out & about in Geelong

There are so many options for a night on the town in Geelong.  Whether it be a cosy bar, cheerful pub, catching some live music or dancing til dawn in one of our sensational clubs, Geelong really knows how to enjoy itself.

Out & about in Geelong

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Great Geelong Beers

The Geelong region is home to a thriving brewing industry and there are some wonderful beers being created.  We take a look at a few of our favorites, that are well worth a try

Great Geelong Beers