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8/19/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Shuck don't chuck

Corio Bay clean up an entirely shellfish act

8/18/2016

Activate Program #2 - Week One

Blog by Claire Weisse & Kristy Simmonds

8/12/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Civic leadership

Leaders to speak with one voice at Land Forces 2016

7/29/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Nuchev

We kid you not: Nuchev goat farm will be good for Geelong

7/22/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Adopt a Pop

Bridging generation gap with smiles, chats and care

7/1/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Runway Geelong

For Runway projects, the sky's the limit

6/27/2016

Activate Report - Week 8 - Plans & Pathways

Report by Kat Nolan

6/13/2016

Activate Report - Week 6 - Social Leadership

Report by Emma Harris & Laurence Pusnjak

6/10/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Commission of Inquiry

Administrators welcome in Victoria's second city

6/6/2016

Announcement - Leadership Program Funding

Regional Community Leadership Program Funding Announcement

6/3/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Norfolk

City like ours that's building a future

6/3/2016

Activate Report - Week 5 - Leading Change

Report by Louise Goodwin

5/27/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Maker Movement

Maker Movement to transform Geelong

5/26/2016

Activate Report - Week Four - Leading with influence

Report by Rebecca Callaghan & Chelsey Cameron

5/25/2016

City of Greater Geelong Administrators Appointed

CfG welcomes the formal appointment

5/25/2016

Announcement - Commonwealth Bank as Lead Research Partner

Second City research project

5/23/2016

Filling the Geelong pool

Attracting and retaining female talent

5/22/2016

Geelong hosts Committee for Cities Conference

Committee for Cities and Regions arrives in Geelong

5/19/2016

Activate Report - Session Three - Authentic Leadership

Report by Beth Davis & John Parshotamdas

5/16/2016

Committee for Geelong announces Bendigo Bank as 10th Anniversary Celebrations Major Partner

Proudly announcing Bendigo Bank as Major Partner

5/12/2016

Activate Report - Session Two - Your leadership style

Report by Simone McKenzie

5/9/2016

International Speaker Series - US Chapter

Secretary of Commerce and Trade for the Commonwealth of Virginia, USA

5/5/2016

Activate Report - Session One - Exploring Leadership

Report by Leah Twaits & Lucy Marshall

5/4/2016

Leaders for Geelong Project Presentation Breakfast

Projects shape brighter future for Geelong

5/3/2016

Coulter Roache hosts Transforming Geelong briefing

Coulter Roache Principals and clients see Geelong through new eyes

5/2/2016

Committee for Geelong seeks Community Members

Calling not for profit organisations within the G21 region

4/29/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - 2016 Victorian Budget

Tearing the Wrapping off Budget 2016

4/26/2016

Businesses take action to showcase Geelong

Spiire Transforming Geelong Briefing

4/16/2016

Target leaving Geelong

CfG is disappointed to hear of Target's plans to move to Melbourne

4/8/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Infrastructure Initiatives

Wanted: Bold and Brave Funding Methods for Infrastructure Initiatives

4/6/2016

Healthy second-tier cities are vital to a first-rate economy

Forum on Geelong’s health issues

4/5/2016

CfG announce Gforce as 2016 Leaders Alumni Partner

Gforce Employment Solutions partners with CfG

4/1/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Disruptive Innovation

Meeting the challenge of Disruptive Innovation – who is ahead of the game?

3/30/2016

CfG to play major role in Kardinia Park Stadium Trust

Kardinia Park Stadium Trust

3/25/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Plan Melbourne

Plan Melbourne Refresh acknowledges second city status

3/21/2016

Geelong to host high-level USA delegation

CfG will be hosting delegation in May

3/18/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - CSIRO

Connecting Scientists with Industry

3/11/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Directly Elected Mayor

Geelong: are you willing to give up your right to directly elect our mayor?

2/5/2016

New Visitor Economy Ministerial Advisory Committee

CfG to play major role in VEMAC

1/29/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - British High Commissioner

Learning from international women leaders

1/22/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Cycling Geelong

Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race

1/15/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Festival of Sails

International Events Vital for Transforming Geelong

1/8/2016

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Reply All

A serious bit of fun for the New Year

12/18/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - G2 Innovation

Geelong: Collaborate to Innovate

12/18/2015

Committee for Geelong Submissions

Read the CfG's latest submissions

12/11/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Brainport

What can Geelong learn from Brainport?

12/4/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Bound Film

Geelong: You are ready for your close-up

11/27/2015

Geelong’s own Father Kevin Dillon AM wins Leadership Award

2015 Annual Leadership Award

11/20/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - RDNP

First rate public transport for Victoria’s Second City

11/12/2015

Committee for Geelong Annual Leadership Breakfast

British High Commissioner to visit Geelong

11/11/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - #TowardsZero

The only acceptable number of fatalities

11/6/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Surf Coast Sweets

Surf Coast Bringing Home the Chocolates

10/30/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Trade Mission

On a mission to move Geelong forward

10/23/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Dame Julia

Seeing is Believing in Geelong

10/9/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Innovative Agribusiness

Wanted: Innovative Agribusinesses for Transforming Geelong

10/2/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Geelong Seniors

Positive Aspirations for Geelong Seniors

9/25/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - WorkSafe Headquarters

WorkSafe Victoria to Transform Geelong

9/4/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Defence briefing

Collaborate and Diversify for Defence

8/21/2015

Rural & Regional Affairs & Transport References Committee

Committee for Geelong gives evidence

8/21/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Leading for Geelong

Annual Leadership Dinner & Graduation

8/12/2015

Premier announces Geelong Authority

Premier announcement at CfG event

8/12/2015

CfG Leadership Dinner & Graduation

Graduation and Dinner

8/7/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - NECLP

Creating a Better Australia through Community Leadership

8/6/2015

CfG Statement - PTECH

P-TECH

7/24/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Surf Centre

Let's create a wave of Mick Fannings

7/17/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Little Creatures

From Little Creatures big things grow

7/3/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Assistive Technology

Geelong's Assistive Technology Future

6/26/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Barwon Produce Map

Putting Barwon Region Produce on the Map

6/19/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - PTV

Regional Network Development Plan on the right track

6/12/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - SMEs

SMEs a big part of making things happen

5/29/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Upstart Challenge

Supporting our young people to think big

5/23/2015

Geelong delegates visit US P-TECH school

P-TECH school visit

5/18/2015

Channelling investment to Geelong

VRCA to remain and continue improving Geelong port

5/15/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Collision Conference

CfG's Collision with Sky-Tribal in USA

5/14/2015

CoGG Budget 2015-16

CoGG Annual Budget Summary 2015-16

5/13/2015

CfG Federal Budget Overview 2015/16

CfG Federal Budget Statement

5/8/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - State budget review

Budget recognises region's importance

5/8/2015

3D Printer Winners

3D Win for Primary Schools

5/5/2015

CfG reports from 2015/16 State Budget lockup

Committee for Geelong media release

4/30/2015

CfG Statement - Western Distributor

Western Distributor Proposal

4/27/2015

Boundary Bend Manufacturing Top of the Line

Launch of packaging line and First Harvest olive oil

4/27/2015

Committee statement - Avalon Airport

Avalon Airport’s Future Secure

4/24/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - The Gordon

The Gordon’s Role is Vital in Transforming Geelong

4/24/2015

Minister Jaala Pulford MLC in Geelong to announce leadership funding

$8m Leadership Funding Announcement

4/21/2015

Leaders for Geelong recruitment 2015

Have you applied yet?

4/20/2015

CfG Statement - East West Link

East West Link

4/17/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - The Mall

Justice Ensures Action on Central Geelong Mall

4/13/2015

Leaders for Geelong applications now open

Search is on for community leaders

4/3/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Agribusiness

Agribusiness Opportunities for Geelong

3/27/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Family Business

Family Business Vital for Transforming Geelong

3/20/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Major Events

Major events can help to transform Geelong

3/3/2015

Geelong is centre for innovation says Ambassador

Geelong is Centre of Innovation says US Ambassador

2/27/2015

CfG Trade Mission to USA

Committee for Geelong on U.S. ‘Collision’ course to pitch local start-ups

2/26/2015

Committee welcomes US Ambassador

Ambassador to speak at Leadership Breakfast

2/23/2015

Geelong proves it's a place of growth

Transforming Geelong launch

2/20/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Ports

Geelong on the agenda for new Minister for Ports

2/13/2015

New Partnership to Develop NDIS

Formal partnership to provide NDIS feedback

2/11/2015

3D printer up for grabs

Primary Schools can win a 3D printer

1/16/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Think Geelong

Knowledge economy has to go global

1/9/2015

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Industry Innovation

Geelong at the forefront of industry innovation & competitiveness agenda

12/19/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Asian Cup

Surf to the Asian Cup Coast

12/15/2014

Committee for Geelong to host US Ambassador

Keynote at Annual Leadership Breakfast

12/12/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Digital Politics

Digital savvy parties transform politics

12/5/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Avalon Airshow

Opportunity flies to our doorstep

11/28/2014

CfG AGM including BCLP Graduation & Leadership Award

CfG 2014 AGM highlights region's leaders

11/28/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Fedcats

Winning Canberra’s Support for Change

11/27/2014

Support for Port of Geelong

Politicians respond to CfG's request of Port support

11/27/2014

Politicians respond to Growing Geelong & Geelong on Track

Responses to Growing Geelong and Geelong on Track

11/25/2014

Importance of Regional Leadership Programs recognised

Both major parties commit to funding

11/21/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - ICE declaration day

There is no place for ICE in Geelong

11/18/2014

CfG Congratulates Mayor on anniversary

Committee congratulates Mayor Darryn Lyons on his one year anniversary

11/7/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - 3D Printing

3D printing shows future perspective

10/31/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Geelong on Track

Getting Geelong on Track for business and residents

10/17/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Single Strategy

Single strategy will deliver direction

10/10/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Port Debate

Any Victorian port in a storm

10/10/2014

Clipper Race Briefing

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

10/3/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Uluru

All roads lead to Geelong

10/1/2014

UBER Information

What is UBER?

9/5/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Geelong says YES!

Courage to say yes to Geelong's future

8/29/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Shell

Shell is Vitol for Geelong's Future

8/22/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Uber

Uber Innovation for Geelong

8/18/2014

Geelong Defence Alliance

Call out to business to join Geelong reps at Land Forces Defence expo

8/15/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Simonds Stadium

Simonds Stadium vital to our future

8/1/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Alcoa

Farewell and thank you Alcoa

7/31/2014

CfG Annual Dinner & LfG Graduation

Leaders fly at Committee for Geelong Annual Dinner

7/25/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - GBEA

Excellence the staple in changing world

7/18/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Arts Culture

Cities thrive on diet of arts and culture

7/11/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Citizenship

Citizenship gives heart to new home

7/4/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Manufacturing

Can the jobs gloom - let's be positive

6/27/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - CEO

Independent Voice Vital in Hunt for CEO

6/20/2014

G20 Agenda for Growth

Committee for Geelong members to attend G20 Growth Conference

6/5/2014

Award-Winning LfG Project

Geelong disability project wins State Award

6/5/2014

LEADing the Vision

LEAD photo exhibition goes on tour

5/30/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Leadership

Leadership - Key to City Success

5/23/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Film

Geelong - A Star in the Making

5/16/2014

Committee for Geelong's Weekly Addy Opinion Piece - Magna Carta

Opportunities for Geelong in high places

4/17/2014

Geelong disability projects among best in state

Geelong disability projects among best in state

 

 

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