Category Archives: Local News

Trivia/Games Night! – Saturdays at Moondallah Cafe

Moondallah Cafe is a great day trip to experience, 30 klm from Ballarat. Enjoy fine wine, great food, fishing, golf, plants for sale and beautiful native gardens!
They are now hosting Trivia/Games Night every Saturday night! They host dinner and then […]

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Council progressing with Leisure Centre transition

Media Release – 9 March 2017
Moorabool Shire Council is working closely with Belgravia Leisure in the transition to Council management for Bacchus Marsh Leisure Centre, Bacchus Marsh Outdoor Pool and Ballan Outdoor Pool.
At its meeting on the 1st February 2017 […]

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Beating loneliness, one broadcast at a time

Media Release – Thursday 9 March 2017
A new report from the Community Broadcasting Foundation, published today, shows that participation in community radio can significantly reduce social isolation and loneliness.
The Joy of Social Connection, researched by Murdoch University on behalf of the […]

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Myf Warhurst & Zan Rowe launch new Double J podcast BANG ON

Media Release – Friday 10 March 2017
Starting today, you can listen to Myf Warhurst and Zan Rowe BANG ON about music, art, life and stuff every Friday in a brand new Double J podcast.
BANG ON brings together two of the […]

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One week until 350,000 kids take over the streets

Media Release – 10th March 2017
There is just one week until Australia’s biggest childrens party – Bicycle Network’s National Ride2School Day. On Friday 17 March, at least 350,000 students from more than 2,000 schools across the country will be getting […]

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Royal South Street opens entries for the 2017 Competitions

Media Release – Tuesday March 7
Australia’s foremost and longest running Eisteddfod, Royal South Street in Ballarat, has officially opened entries for the 2017 competition.
Based on previous years around 11,000 competitors are expected to grace the stage of Her Majesty’s Theatre […]

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Class Clowns – The search is on for Australia’s funniest teens!!!

Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s one-of-a-kind, national secondary school comedy competition is open to people aged 14 – 18 (Years 9 – 12).
Hosted by a special guest comedian, you can register your stand-up, sketch, physical or musical act for free, or […]

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Congratulations SPC on winning 2017 Head Of The Lake!

Well Done !
St Patrick’s College has officially won this year’s Head of the Lake, finishing ahead of Ballarat Clarendon College, Ballarat Grammar School,Ballarat High and Damascus College.
The race was re-rowed after what was described as an anomoly in the weighing process […]

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WHITE NIGHT BALLARAT RECOMMENDS…

The countdown is on for the inaugural White Night Ballarat which will take over Sturt and Lydiard streets this Saturday 4 March, 2017. From sunset to sunrise, local and national artists, musicians and performers will make the city their canvas […]

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Rise Up Exhibition Gala Opening – Support Victims Of Domestic Violence

“RISE UP’ Exhibition at the B-Mac Gallery – Shop 46/176 Main St, Bacchus Marsh VIC 3340
A Fund-Raiser to support victims of domestic violence.
This exhibition includes Video, Poetry, Painting, Metal Cut Outs, Mixed Media, Photograpy and an installation of 135 ‘marching women’ […]

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