Committee for Geelong members are among our
region's most pro-active commercial, social and environmental
As a member, you will enjoy unrivalled opportunities. You
will be privy to exclusive regional and boardroom briefings on
issues of importance to the region. You will be exposed to
discussions and debates through invitations to a range of forums,
briefings, speaking engagements and the like. In addition,
you will have the chance to meet and collaborate with leaders from
the breadth of the community.
Networking and social events will play a strong role in your
membership experience, as will taskforces and lobbying activities
should you choose to participate in them. If you are
passionate about the future of the Geelong region, join the
Committee for Geelong.
The Committee for Geelong welcomes your enquiries about
membership. Phone 5227 8075 to arrange a time to speak to
the CEO or simply complete the membership form below to
express your interest.
Three memberships categories are available: Corporate Plus
Members, Corporate Members and Community Members
All memberships are considered by the Board.
Since its inception, the Committee for Geelong (CfG) has made a
commitment to inviting local community organisations to be part of
its membership base. Groups have included The National Trust of
Australia (Victoria), Back to Back Theatre, Bethany Community
Support, St Mary's of the Angels Basilica, Wathaurong Glass,
Geelong Environmental Council, Diversitat, Victoria Police, Barwon
disAbility Resource Council, Kardinia Community Services Inc.,
Salvation Army, Encompass Community Services Inc. and Friends of
the Botanic Gardens.
The CfG Board has approved a new membership and partnership
strategy, which includes broad changes across all levels of CfG
memberships, including our Community membership level. The strategy
includes a new way of ensuring transparency and accountability to
the CfG's members.
All CfG Community Memberships will now be reviewed on an annual
basis (previously every three years) and will provide a more
inclusive offering, such as Community Members being eligible for
nomination to the CfG's Strategy and Policy Committee (S&PC).
While Community membership places are limited, we sincerely hope
that you will apply to potentially work with us.
To be eligible, applicants should be a not for profit
organisation within the G21 region ,which includes the
municipalities of City of Greater Geelong, Surf Coast, Colac Otway,
Golden Plains and Queenscliff.
Download a copy of our 2016/17 Community Membership Expression
of Interest form below. If you require any further information
about these changes, please contact Simone McKenzie - our
Relationships Officer - on 5227 8591 or 0421 747 100.