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President’s Message

This month we are delighted to welcome our guest speaker Mr Bernard Dwyer to the Geelong Business Club. Mr Dwyer has been instrumental in the relocation of the Victorian port home of the Spirit of Tasmania vessels from Station Pier, Port Melbourne to Corio Quay in North Geelong, in 2022. The relocation project is an important... Read more

Presidents Message – February 2021

Welcome to a New Year and one, we all trust, will be a year where we can look forward to getting back to business. In 2020, many members journeyed with us through the modified offering of the club from February’s Dinner Meeting to moving to our Zoom platform to host our monthly speakers from April through... Read more

President’s Message June 2020

June Webinar with Powercor Monday 15 June 12:30pm Zoom Meeting ID: 812 983 7970 Your Energy Future Powercor is Victoria’s largest electricity supplier, delivering electricity to over 1.1 million residential households and commercial customers across Victoria. Their distribution costs comprise just 23% of your bill compared to almost 50% in other Australian states. Mark Lindorff is... Read more

President’s Message May 2020

The future of 2020 is looking a lot brighter this month and there are promising signs that restrictions will ease over the next few months. Your Club continues to support you with virtual opportunities to interact with our guests speakers during the GBC Speakers Webinar series, replacing our dinners for now and providing you with Q&A access... Read more

Membership Update June 2019

Membership & Dinner Rates for 2019-20 The committee remains in discussion with the Geelong Football Club in relation to our catering options for 2019-20. This has delayed the opportunity to advise members of rates for the upcoming financial year. In the interim we ask members to be patient as the committee endeavor to find the... Read more

Presidents Message June 2019

Dear Members The election of our Prime Minister and federal parliament has transpired and as I mentioned in the previous newsletter that whatever your preference or political persuasion, let’s hope for the benefit all concerned we have strong effective government that stimulates prosperity for business and individuals alike.On another note, it’s that time of year... Read more

The Geelong Business Club seeks to appoint its New Executive Officer

The Geelong Business Club will be appointing a new Executive Officer to take the reins from Gavin Seidel who has served the Club tremendously over the last eight years. The Executive Officer will be appointed for the new financial year – 2018/2019. In a part-time capacity, the Executive Officer will work the entire year breaking... Read more

Presidents Message May 2019

Dear Members, The country goes to the poles in May to elect a federal parliament. Whatever your preference or political persuasion, let’s hope for the benefit of all constituents the result brings stability and prosperity for our great nation. At the April Meeting our guest speaker Braith Cox, chief commercial officer of the Geelong Football... Read more

Membership Update May 2019

Member Information The committee is in discussions with the Geelong Football Club for catering costs for 2019-2020 and members will be advised by June of the increase in dinner fees that will be effective form July. Members would not be aware that the GFC catering has charged the club a corkage fee of $11 per... Read more

Member Information – December 2018

Members have been encouraged to invite guests to the club to experience what the club has to offer. It is pleasing to report that a number of new members have been inducted this year and a number have recently lodged nominations to be members. The efforts of members to introduce professional business people to our... Read more