What's On

The G21 Region plays host to a myriad of functions and events that reflect the richness and diversity of the natural environments, people and towns situated within it.

Upcoming Events

Sunday, 1 October 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, 31 October 2017 (All day)

Walk to School month is a fun and easy way for Victorian primary school kids to build healthy habits for life. Get involved today! Register below and walk, ride or scoot to and from school this October. 

Sunday, 1 October 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, 31 October 2017 (All day)

The Geelong Seniors Festival is the largest community celebration for seniors in regional Victoria and a major partner of the statewide Victorian Seniors Festival.

Monday, 16 October 2017 (All day) to Sunday, 22 October 2017 (All day)

The Week Without Violence is a global campaign to end violence against women.

Saturday, 21 October 2017 (All day) to Sunday, 29 October 2017 (All day)

Children's Week in Geelong represents one of the largest community celebrations focusing on young children. 

Monday, 23 October 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative along with partners Bethany, City of Greater Geelong and G21 take great pleasure inviting you to this year’s biggest and best short film release right here in Wathaurong Country.

Tuesday, 24 October 2017 (All day)

Drop the Jargon is a day for professionals in Australian health, community services and local government to use plain language.

Tuesday, 24 October 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, 25 October 2017 (All day)

ACOSS National Conference in partnership with VCOSS.

Tuesday, 24 October 2017 - 9:30am to 4:30pm

This full day training provides guidance and support for workplaces in developing organisational responses to family violence experienced by staff.

Thursday, 26 October 2017 - 9:30am to Friday, 27 October 2017 - 4:30pm

This two day Intensive Introduction includes common physical and emotional health issues which are a result of refugee experiences. This workshop also includes information on refugee health and settlement services and other important resources.

Friday, 27 October 2017 (All day) to Saturday, 25 November 2017 (All day)

The Barwon Month of Action aims to raise awareness and educate our community about men's violence against women and children.

Friday, 27 October 2017 - 10:30am to 5:00pm

North Geelong Secondary College would like to invite you to join them to celebrate their Multicultural Festival.

Monday, 30 October 2017 (All day)

This comprehensive introduction is recommended as the first professional development from Foundation House for those working with refugee background students and families.

Monday, 30 October 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

All are invited to these FREE health talks and complementary afternoon tea. The topics are presented by health professionals and researchers, and there will be opportunity for discussion.

"The role of health literacy in osteoporosis prevention" by Sarah Hosking, PhD Candidate

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 9:00am to 4:30pm

What does it mean to be a PERSON with a disability in Australia? How can human rights be used to inform approaches to support?  How does the idea of ‘belonging’ change the way we see community inclusion?

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 10:30am to 3:00pm

Wan-Yaari Aboriginal Consultancy Services is an Aboriginal owned and operated business providing professional and empowering services to the Aboriginal Community and non-Aboriginal organisations in the Geelong Region. 

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

As part of the Barwon Month of Action to stop men’s violence against women and children, a panel of expert speakers will discuss the effects on children and society of rigid gender stereotyping in the early years.

Thursday, 9 November 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, 16 November 2017 - 5:30pm

Learn skills and gain confidence to assist young people experiencing mental health problems.

Mental illnesses often start in adolescence or early adulthood and it is important to detect problems early to ensure the young person is properly treated and supported.

Monday, 13 November 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, 14 November 2017 (All day)

The Not-For-Profit People Conference is Australia’s largest event focused on how to attract, manage, train and retain the best people for the NFP sector.

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Learn skills and gain confidence to assist someone experiencing suicidal thoughts or behaviours.

Friday, 17 November 2017 - 10:00am to 2:30pm

VACCHO’s cultural safety training promotes a safe environment to enable useful discussions and interactions to take place through two-way communications between participants and facilitators.