Today in our 'Leaders in Local' series, we visit K rock and K rock Football, who are in their element right now, out and about in the Geelong and the Surf Coast community as footy season kicks off!
As the region started to open up, they were there to call the GFL's return in 2021 and entertain Geelong and the Surf Coast as they began to venture out.
Here are some of the local things they've been up to:
K rock Football's First GFL Game Call
Pictured: (Front) Tom King, Jason Doherty, Matt Kershaw, (back) Dean Gray, Josh Conway
Our first weekend of K rock Football covering both Geelong Football League on Saturday afternoon live from St Albans and AFL live from the MCG.
K rock Football, is the new home of the Geelong Football League, with our multi-award-winning team signing on as the Official Broadcast Partner of the GFL and AFL Barwon for the next two seasons.
Pictured: Tom King (K rock Football), Andy Mathers (General Manager K rock), Al Hickey, Jack Driver, Patrick Cleary, Damian McMahon, Sam Wolfenden.
New Drive Show - Herbie & Josh!
Herbie and Josh will broadcast live from K rock 95.5's Geelong studios 3 pm – 7 pm weekdays and are committed to creating unique local content that connects the people of Geelong to the city they live in.
Herbie says, "I'm absolutely leaping over the full moon to be joining the K rock family. Working in Geelong has always been a dream of mine, so I can't wait to see what content Josh and I can create".
Lamby's Tavern Old Carpet Tile Giveaway
When we decided to give away an old tile of carpet removed from the iconic Lamby's Tavern and asked for your "Lamby's Tavern story" for a chance to win, we were blown away by the response!
The phones ran hot and over 600 stories were shared online.
St Joseph's Golf Day
The K rock Football golf team playing in the recent St Joseph's golf day - raising over $30,000 to sponsor underprivileged students.
Geelong United Basketball Commission Board Appointment
Geelong Broadcasters General Manager Andy Mathers was recently been co-opted on to the board of the Geelong United Basketball Commission.
"I was very humbled to be approached and I am tremendously excited to join the commission at a very exciting time," Andy said.
"I look forward to representing Geelong Broadcasters in my capacity on the board."
Geelong Cats Takeover Day
The Geelong Cats took over the station for the whole day, offering K rock listeners and Geelong Cats fans an exclusive offer for one day only.
Out and About!
On-Site at GMHBA Stadium with Harvey Norman
Anchorage Estate Display Village Launch in Armstrong Creek
Fur Life Vet Open Day in Torquay North