Media Releases

Posted on : 09/07/2020
Region’s tourism ‘perfect storm’ Coronavirus has wreaked deep and wide damage on the Geelong region’s visitor economy. Media release - 9 July 2020
Posted on : 02/07/2020
G21 media release - G21 calls on the federal government to retain the Australian Tax Office in Geelong - issued 2 July 2020
Posted on : 30/06/2020
Joint G21 and Sirovilla Inc media release (issued 30 June 2020) - An $80,000 seeding grant aims to increase Social and Affordable Housing within the Geelong region to meet a rapidly growing need.
Posted on : 07/06/2020
Media release issued 7 June 2020 - G21 welcomes and proudly supports two nation-leading renewable organics projects within our region announced recently by the Victorian Government & Barwon Water The projects will transform organic waste into Renewable Energy & bi-products.
Posted on : 05/06/2020
Media release issued 5 June 2020 - Years of advocacy by G21 has resulted in the state government delivering once-in-a-generation reforms to better protect and manage the Great Ocean Road and its iconic coasts and parks.
Posted on : 03/06/2020
G21 Media release (3 June 2020) - Fastest growth region needs faster infrastructure delivery - Geelong is growing faster than Australia’s five largest capital cities yet critical government infrastructure lags years behind.
Posted on : 27/05/2020
Media statement from G21 – Geelong Region Alliance about the importance of Deakin University to the G21 region’s recovery post COVID-19 (issued 27 May 2020).
Posted on : 22/05/2020
Media release - G21 welcomes (22 May) Federal Government announcement delivering $1.8 billion for community infrastructure projects to local governments due to COVID-19.
Posted on : 30/04/2020
Media Release - 30 April 2020 - G21 is preparing for the role it will play, in concert with all levels of government, business and other bodies to help the region emerge from COVID-19.
Posted on : 07/04/2020
G21 Media Release (7 April 2020): G21 Chief Executive Officer Elaine Carbines AM will delay her departure until the end of 2020 to provide stability to G21’s operations during the period of COVID-19.