Regional perspective essential on saleyards
G21 CEO Elaine Carbines says any decision by the City of Greater Geelong on the future of the Geelong saleyards should consider the needs of the entire G21 region - G21 media release, issued 27 Oct 2016
Quality line-up for 2016 G21 Stakeholder Forum
Renowned journalist, author and former ABC presenter Kerry O’Brien, Premier Daniel Andrews and Opposition Leader Matthew Guy will be key-note speakers at the 2016 G21 Stakeholder Forum. G21 media release - 13 July 2016.
GROW: 2500 jobs by 2020 & $1bn to local economy a year
GROW media release (17 June 2016): What started as an ambitious and innovative idea to address place-based disadvantage in the G21 region can deliver 2500 jobs by 2020 and $1billion of economic benefits each year, independent modelling has shown.
G21 says affordable social housing a looming issue
G21 has called on all levels of government to better support the challenge of supplying adequate and accessible social housing across the region, following the release of the G21 Addressing Disadvantage Through Affordable Housing position paper - 11 May 2016
Federal Labor commits $2m to GROW
G21 has welcomed a $2m funding commitment from Federal Labor to GROW (G21 Region Opportunities for Work) - 11 May 2016 media release
Election will show 2016 Federal Budget's true nature
The true nature of last night’s budget for the G21 region is unlikely to be known for some time G21 CEO Elaine Carbines said today (4 May 2016) - media release
Bill Mithen appointed G21 Chair
G21 media release announcing the appointment of Give Where You Live CEO Bill Mithen as the G21 Board Chair - 29 April 2016
Tangible State Budget benefits for G21 region
G21 media release responding to the 2016 State Budget (27 April 2016)
G21’s election-year Canberra delegation
G21 media release - A G21 Board delegation to Canberra (2-3 March 2016) will advocate for key G21 region projects.