The Need

As Colac Otway Shire Council plans for sustainable future growth, there is a need to develop policy that supports diverse housing and accommodation options in Colac close to services and amenities.

The Colac Civic, Health and Railway Precinct Plan will guide land use and manage development in the civic area, creating a co-ordinated link between the:

Our artistic heartbeat

Arts and Culture Pillar
When the sun goes down on Friday 3 May, the streets of central Geelong will be transformed for the return of After Dark.

Backing Carbon Revolution and local jobs in Geelong

Economic Development Pillar
The Victorian Government will provide a $20 million loan to help Geelong manufacturer Carbon Revolution raise capital to scale up its operations.

Geelong region growth plans unveiled

Planning and Services Pillar
Two major new growth areas to Geelong’s north and west are a step closer to reality, after Greater Geelong Council endorsed a framework plan for both areas.

$700 million rail line joy

Transport Pillar
The rail duplication between South Geelong and Waurn Ponds is an early winner in the federal election, with bi-partisan support to duplicate the busy track.

A safer journey between Waurn Ponds and Anglesea

Transport Pillar
A package of upgrades on busy tourist routes Anglesea Road and the Great Ocean Road have been completed.

Budget good for region, but Northern ARC missing

G21 welcomes significant infrastructure investment in last night’s (2 April 2019) Federal Budget, but expressed concern the Northern ARC missed out again.