Reports and Submissions

Committee for Geelong Reports and Submissions


February – Review of Local Government Act Submission

JuneCity of Greater Geelong: Draft Settlement Strategy 

October – Leaders for Geelong 2017-18 Yearbook

November – 2017/18 Annual Report


September – City of Greater Geelong: Draft Settlement Strategy
August – Victorian Planning Authority Presentation
July – Submission to the Parliament of Australia’s Standing Committee on Infrastructure, Transport and Cities on Inquiry into the Australian Government’s role in the development of cities
June  – Painting Geelong Green and Blue: The Case for a Turquoise Economy by Sayle Johnston
May – Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP), Moolap Coastal Strategic Framework Plan
March – Submission to Infrastructure Victoria in collaboration with the CoGG and other stakeholders for Second Container Port Advice
March – Response to Australian Senate inquiry on the relocation of government bodies to regional areas
January – Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet: Smart Cities and Suburbs Program: Have your say on draft program guidelines


    February – Submission to the Parliament of Australia’s standing committee on infrastructure, transport and cities into the role of transport connectivity
    February – Victorian Electoral Commission, Greater Geelong City Council representation review submission
    March – Western Distributor Project submission
    March  Infrastructure Victoria, Laying the Foundations submission
    March – Victorian Gender Equality Strategy Consultation submission
    June – Smart Cities Plan Submission
    July – Infrastructure Victoria All Things Considered Submission
    September – Local Government Act Review Directions Paper
    September – The Road to Regional Success: Investigating the merits of relocation through the case study of moving VicRoads to Ballarat
    September – Melbourne Second Container Port Joint Letter Feedback to Infrastructure


    August – G21 Ag Forum and CfG Food and Fibre Submission
    August – Future role and contribution of regional capitals to Australia written submission and hearing transcript
    September – Inquiry into the Proposed Lease of the Port of Melbourne written submission and hearing transcript
    December – Joint Submission to the Review of Victorian Industry Participation Policy Discussion Paper
    December – Plan Melbourne Refresh
    December – Review of Local Government Act 1989


    April – Inquiry into the opportunities for increasing exports of goods and services from regional Victoria
    October – Murray Basin Region Freight Demand and Infrastructure Study


    May – G21 Economic Development Strategy Submission
    May – G21 Draft Regional Growth Plan
    June – ‘Fly-in, fly out’ workforce practices in regional Australia
    July – Sustainable Population Strategy
    August – Avalon Draft Master Plan and Land Use Plan
    August – BreastScreen Geelong


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    (entrance off Cunningham Street)
    Geelong, Victoria, 3220

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    GEELONG, VIC, 3220

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    Islander people as Australia’s First Nations people.