OCEAN GROVE
Home Features

Features

Village community thrives in Leopold

The Longo family has been involved for decades in the aged care sector in the Geelong area and, 12 years ago, Joe Longo –...

Success the icing on the cake

From the time she was licking the cake batter from her mum’s Mixmaster beaters, Ocean Grove’s Kate Hudson was hooked on baking. You could...

Setting students on their own life journey

The remarkable journey of Christian College Geelong over the past four decades has seen it grow to become one of Victoria’s largest independent schools....

Coastal treasures

It’s a treasured part of the coast for locals and tourists alike – 15 kilometres stretching through the Ocean Grove and Barwon Heads townships,...

Gifts inspired by travel

Travel agency Helloworld Ocean Grove is 
usually bustling with eager travellers booking that long-awaited getaway. But the COVID-19 pandemic has put a pause to interstate...

Business goes mobile

The staff at Scooters and Mobility Geelong are meeting the challenge of COVID-19 “head on” for their older clientele, according to manager Mark Dillon. “Generally,...

From problems to possibilities

The pandemic may have stopped some organisations and services in their tracks, but for not-for-profit aged care provider Uniting AgeWell, these past months have...

Heroes don’t always wear capes

Heroes walk among us and the Bethany Group is on the lookout for them with the launch of this year’s Bethany Superhero Awards 
Competition. The...

To Lara, with love

A coffee shop is brewing much love among the locals in Lara. Known to its regulars as ‘Anna’s Coffee’, 
@7 cafe is a husband and...

Baked-in goodness

Routleys is a name synonymous with this region – a Geelong family providing beautiful baked goods for families and businesses. The business has been churning...

Working together to stay healthy

It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic has been a difficult and stressful time for many people in our community. Healthcare workers are no...

Metafit for life

For many people, a trip to the gym is about more than toning those abs or building up strength. It’s a chance to escape and...

Your first stop before buying a home. View the whole picture.

Latest

Dance studios call for clarity

Dance studios across the Bellarine are desperately seeking clarification from the state government on where they fall within the industry categories for COVID-19. Amy Barrett,...

Hub feedback sought