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Geelong and The Bellarine make 100 Most Loved Destinations Around the World list
The Bellarine has taken out the 25th spot and Geelong the 69th in Leading Places: The 100 Most Loved Destinations Around the World for 2021.
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A look at visitor stats for year ending September 2021
We’ve dived into the latest visitor stats released from Tourism Research Australia for the year ending September 2021.
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Request for Proposal - Help us develop our 10-year Sustainable Destination Masterplan
We're currently seeking proposals from appropriately skilled practitioners to develop a comprehensive 10-year Sustainable Destination Masterplan (DMP) for Greater Geelong and The Bellarine.
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VTIC Update: Clarification of density quotient for function facilities
The following update on density quotients is shared from the Victoria Tourism Industry Council.  Following the reintroduction of density quotients for hospitality and entertainment venues last week, VTIC has sought […]
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COVID-19 Update: Changes to indoor dancefloors
Us again! Following our recent post on Thursday 6 January, we wanted to quickly update you all on further changes announced to indoor dancefloors. Victoria’s Minister for Health, Martin Foley, […]
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COVID-19 Update: Indoor density limits return for hospitality and entertainment venues
We hope you all had an enjoyable Christmas and New Year, however you celebrated it. Unfortunately, we haven’t quite had the start to 2022 we were all hoping for with […]
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Grants open this festive season
While everyone is out and about hitting up the shops for those last-minute stocking fillers, don’t forget to add applying for these grants to your to-do list! Grants can often […]
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COVID-19 Update: Face masks back for summer
In light of growing case numbers across Victoria, Acting Premier James Merlino has today announced some additional measures to keep Victorians safe and to allow businesses to stay open over […]
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A glamping end-of-year celebration for Team Tourism
After another challenging 12 months, we were thrilled to have Twilight Glamping welcome the Team Tourism staff recently for an end-of-year celebration in the glamping paddock at Terindah Estate. Our […]
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2021 Tourism Greater Geelong and The Bellarine Christmas Video - A Movie Montage
Sleigh, what?! Our Christmas video is here! What a year! We’ve all been through A LOT. And, in true form, the TGGB team have tried to explain what the year had […]
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Changes to face mask and vaccination requirements for hospitality and retail businesses
In case you missed it today, the Victorian Government has announced a few changes to face mask and vaccination entry requirements. The changes will come into effect from 11.59pm on […]
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Visit Geelong & The Bellarine Tourism Industry Conference Tuesday 30 November 2021
That’s a wrap! We did it. After almost two years of planning, eight booking updates for our keynote speaker (sorry Holly), three official conference date changes, and some last-minute curveballs, […]


From conferences to virtual training sessions, we’re connecting members to learn, grow and have a good time while they’re at it.