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Early history and foundation[ edit ] Aerial panorama of Geelong facing the bay. The area of Geelong and the Bellarine Peninsula was originally occupied by the Wathaurong Indigenous Australian tribe. During this time, Murray explored the Geelong area and, whilst on the far side of the bay, claimed the entire area for Britain.
In JanuarySurveyor-General Charles Grimes arrived at Port Phillip in the sloop Cumberland and mapped the area, including the future site of Geelong,  but reported the area was unfavourable for settlement and returned to Sydney on 27 February.
Tuckey to investigate alternate sites.
They reached the northern edge of Corio Bay — the area of Port Phillip that Geelong now fronts — on 16 December and it was at this time they reported that the Aboriginals called the area Corayo, the bay being called Djillong.
In this same year, Buckley surrendered to the party led by John Helder Wedge and was later pardoned by Lieutenant-Governor Sir George Arthurand subsequently given the position of interpreter to the natives. Smythe three weeks after Melbourne, and was gazetted as a town on 10 October They were embedded in the stone in such a way that he believed that they had been there for — years, possibly dropped by Portuguese explorers.
Gold rush[ edit ] View of Geelong.
Gold was discovered in nearby Ballarat incausing the Geelong population to grow to 23, people by the mids. The Geelong Hospital was opened inand construction on the Geelong Town Hall commenced in When this proved unsuccessful, he bought the Advertiser and made himself editor of the now-merged papers.
Inhe switched to Geelong, which he represented untiland served as Victorian Premier in—, and — Melbourne critics dubbed Geelong 'Sleepy Hollow',  a tag that recurred many times in the following years.
A number of industries became established in Geelong, including Victoria's first woollen mill at South Geelong in Inthe clipper Lightning caught fire at the Yarra Street pier and was cast adrift in Corio Bay to burn before finally sunk by artillery fire.
Further industrial growth occurred with the Fyansford cement works established in The town of Geelong officially became a city on 8 December The city gained a number of essential services, with electric light supplied by the Geelong Power Station starting inthe Geelong Harbour Trust was formed in December and the Geelong Waterworks and Sewerage Trust formed in Electric trams began operation intravelling from the city centre to the suburbs until their demise in ByGeelong had displaced Ballarat as Victoria's second-largest city.
The Eastern Beach foreshore beautification and pool was completed in after almost 10 years of work. The banks of the Barwon River burst ininundating nearby Belmont Common.
The first parking meters in the city were introduced innew petrol stations were constructed and the city's first supermarket, operated by Woolworthsopened in Industrial growth continued with a second cement works operating at Waurn Ponds by  and the Alcoa Point Henry aluminium smelter constructed in The woollen mills closed in and hectares of warehouse space in the city centre were left empty after wool-handling practices changed.A year-old Denver man fell to his death Saturday while climbing a boulder near Navajo Peak in the Brainard Lake Recreational Area, authorities say.
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