At a glance

The best place to live

As the largest regional city in Victoria, Greater Geelong has so much to offer it’s hard to know where to begin.

Less than an hour from Melbourne, Greater Geelong offers a range of idyllic lifestyle options. Inner city, coastal, suburban, rural or bay side, there’s something for everyone. It enjoys all the advantages of cosmopolitan city living without the congestion, and a wide mix of attractions from natural bush to spectacular surf beaches, historic townships to cosmopolitan shopping precincts.

Sport, leisure and cultural pursuits abound, while education and health options are plentiful and world-class. And, as you’d expect in such a vibrant region, employment prospects are many and varied.

Make the move to Greater Geelong, and spend more time doing the things you love with the people you love.

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If you'd like to find out more, get in touch with the City of Greater Geelong.
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Discover more in the City of Greater Geelong

Geelong's greatest asset is its people. Our labourforce is talented and adaptable with the ability to meet diverse needs. There are exciting opportunities with emerging Industry sectors that will create jobs for future generations
There are dozens of experienced real estate agents around Geelong, each offering advice and local knowledge. More information on specific suburbs around Geelong can be found on Council's website, The median house price in Greater Geelong is $440,000
All your education needs can be met in Geelong, with a broad range of pathways from primary to tertiary. You will find a wide choice of public or private schooling, and multiple tertiary education options - all with strong links to industry.