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YMCA Youth Parliament Applications Open!

MEDIA RELEASE – WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2017
Celebrating its 31st year, the YMCA Youth Parliament grants young people aged 16 to 25 the opportunity to have their voices heard at the highest level of State Government.
An institution for the youth empowerment movement […]

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$167,000 to drought-proof sport in Beaufort and Waubra

Media Release – Sunday, 12th February, 2017.
The Andrews Labor Government is helping to drought-proof sport and recreation facilities across regional Victoria by ensuring there is reliable access to water even during drier times.  Twenty-five projects across 11 municipalities will share […]

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Labor delivers funding to drought-proof local sport

 
Media Release – Sunday, 12th February, 2017.
The Andrews Labor Government is helping to drought-proof sport and recreation facilities across regional Victoria by ensuring there is reliable access to water even during drier times.
Twenty-five projects across 11 municipalities will share in […]

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Call For Applications: Contract Project Coordinator

Call For Applications: Contract Project Coordinator – SongWays Music Mapping
 
The City of Ballarat Arts & Culture Unit is seeking a suitably experienced, qualified & imaginative person for a contract position helping to coordinate the recently-funded SongWays Music Mapping initiative.
 
SongWays […]

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Art for Epilepsy

More than 160 artists across Australia unite in support of epilepsy
While the Patron Saint of Love, Saint Valentine, may be synonymous with roses and chocolates, it is a lesser known fact that he is also the Patron Saint of Epilepsy. […]

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Attention all artists and artisans !

Introducing BOAA Merch…
BOAA will be a Visual Arts Festival, showcasing over 150 of Australia’s most innovative contemporary artists from across Australia.  Ballarat will come alive with large and intimate scaled projects in over 50 different indoor/outdoor locations.  BOAA will tell […]

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National Women’s Health Survey: have your say

National not-for-profit organisation Jean Hailes for Women’s Health today launched one of Australia’s biggest surveys on women’s health.

Now in its third year, the survey is a chance for every woman to fill in the missing pieces of the puzzle on […]

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World Sideshow Festival

After a hugely successful inaugural event in 2015 the World Sideshow Festival is coming back to Ballarat, bigger and better than before.
Last festival saw huge crowds forming lines down Sturt Street and this year is expected to be even more […]

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Solo Sam – Jenner jets to maiden national crown

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Armidale’s Sam Jenner (NSW) broke through to take the biggest victory of his still young career with a stellar solo victory at the 2017 MARS Cycling Australia Road National Championships in Buninyong.
The 19-year-old Subaru-NSWIS cyclists, who spent the 2016 […]

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A grand fun day in Buninyong for Gran Fondo

NEWS – MARS 2017 Cycling Australian Road Nationals Gran Fondo
Perfect conditions greeted an enthusiastic field of cyclists which lined up on Saturday morning looking to conquer Mt Buninyong in the MARS 2017 Cycling Australia Road Nationals Gran Fondo.
In what was […]

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