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HERE COMES THE NEIGHBOURHOOD: Lachie Chomley, Reverend Peter Jewell, Amirt Blake, and Christy Marsh-Trombelli will don their op shop best for Norlane Neighbourhood Gathering this Picture: REBECCA HOSKING month. 193202 More on page 7

Calls for urgent review as profits sail away

Cruise upgrades ‘priority’ By Luke Voogt

Geelong missing out on more than $28 million in cruise ship revenue has prompted urgent calls to review its port infrastructure. The call comes after the Indy last week revealed just a single cruise ship booking for Geelong for the next three years,

down from nine arrivals in 2014. "I think it's a very poor result," shadow tourism minister David Hodgett said. "We need to do something sooner rather than later." Mr Hodgett acknowledged a 2011 report prioritising a rebuilt Yarra St Pier, which burnt down in 1988. Continued page 2

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Congratulations to the Geelong & District Vietnam Veterans for their upgrade of the Avenue of Honour

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Geelong Indy - 10th May 2019  

Geelong Indy - 10th May 2019