The Geelong Beer Festival was held on a sunny Saturday in February and Bob Evans played a set to a suitably lubricated crowd. He took the song requests for his other incarnation in his stride letting the crowd know that he wasn’t Kevin Mitchell,... Read More | Share it now!
Before I die I want to…
In April a wall in Union Street, Geelong was transformed. Painted with blackboard paint, the phrase Before I die I want to… was stencilled in 84 neat lines and chalk was left for passers-by to complete the... Read More | Share it now!
The Pako Festa is held every February on Pakington Street in Geelong West. The festival celebrates the many cultures of Geelong. Most years we make it down there in the afternoon and eat our way around the world.
But this year we made it in time... Read More | Share it now!
With ANZAC Day this week I was reminded of my visit to the Geelong Peace Memorial.
Located in Johnstone Park I was unaware that it even existed until one evening at the night market I was approached by a man who was inviting people in for a look. It... Read More | Share it now!
It’s been 7 years since I reneged on a promise to my teenage self that I’d never live anywhere other than the inner city and moved to Geelong. Eventually living close to the coast, the lack of traffic and my cute little cottage that I could... Read More | Share it now!
Something caught my eye as I rode along Geelong’s newest bike track. A plant that didn’t quite fit in with the drought resistant shrubs that are so common now in council planted garden beds. Its brilliant red stems and leafy green... Read More | Share it now!