President’s Message

From the President’s Desk

This is my last report leading up to our AGM on the 8th of August at 5.30pm before our dinner meeting. I have thoroughly enjoyed my time serving you, our Business Club Members, over the last 12 months. You can read my detailed report here. It certainly was a year full of variety from on-line... Read more

July 11th 2022 Dinner Meeting

If you’re like me, with this being the end of one financial year and the beginning of another, you’ll be head down in your financials addressing the final incomings and outgoings for your company. Alternatively, you may have escaped our winter and be somewhere warm, nationally or even internationally as travel has well and truly... Read more

June 20 2022 Members Dinner Meeting

As we usher in a new month at Geelong Business Club we also usher in a new government and Prime Minister in Anthony Albanese. This month is reconciliation month and we look forward to hearing from Jodie Sizer, new CEO of one of our region’s newest Statutory Authority, Great Ocean Road Coast and Parks Authority.... 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

President’s Message – March 2020

Dear Members Thank you to everyone that attended our first meeting for 2020 in February to hear from our guest speaker; Justin Giddings.  Justin gave another interesting insight to the future and the significant growth of Avalon Airport over the last 12 months. We now look forward to a great opportunity to hear from City... Read more

President’s Message – November 2019

Welcome to November. I trust many of you got to enjoy the Geelong Cup as part of the Spring Racing Carnival . We were privileged with a picture perfect day which brought many of the region’s business owners to the Racing Club. The October meeting was a great opportunity to hear from Denis Rose. We... Read more

President’s Message – July 2019

Farewell Gavin Seidel June 2019 was a significant month for The Geelong Business Club., as we said farewell to Gavin Seidel, who retired after an impressive eight years as The Club’s Executive Officer. On behalf of all Club and Committee Members past and present, I would like to thank Gavin for his diligent service. Thanks to Gavin’s smooth... 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

President’s Message – August 2018

  Dear Members This is my last official post on the web site as president. I have thoroughly enjoyed my time in the role which has been made easy due to the support of the committee and members. I look forward to handing over the baton to Tim Noonan at the AGM in August and... Read more