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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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International Women’s Day Celebration – Hidden Figures Screening

In partnership with Women’s Health Grampians, WRISC are having a special screening of the Oscar nominated film “Hidden Figures”.
The screening will be held at 6.35pm on Wednesday March 8 at The Regent Cinemas, Ballarat.
Tickets are $15 each (cash only) available […]

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Community event on Autumn planned burning at Smythesdale

Media Release – 27 February 2017
Forest Fire Management Victoria and the Country Fire Authority invite residents from Linton, Smythesdale, Haddon and surrounding areas to attend a community information session on Sunday 5 March about its Autumn program of planned burning.
The […]

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Entries now open for Premier’s Spirit of Anzac Prize

Media Release – Monday, 27th February, 2017.
In the lead up to ANZAC Day 2017, Labor MP Jaala Pulford today encouraged students across Western Victoria to submit entries to the 2017-18 Premier’s Spirit of Anzac Prize.
The Prize is open to students […]

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World’s Greatest Shave aims to beat blood cancer

Media Release – 27 February 2017
The World’s Greatest Shave is back this March and registrations are now open for anyone willing to make a hairy sacrifice to support Victorian’s with blood cancer.
World’s Greatest Shave is an exciting event that tackles […]

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Regional Arts Victoria announces new strategic plan and new executive leadership

Today Regional Arts Victoria announces a renewed strategic direction for the organisation, with a strong focus on Partnerships, Programming and Projects. This marks a transition from nurturing the creative places of regional Victoria, to facilitating and fostering creative practice, as […]

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Alarming findings from national study into Australians’ understanding of ovarian cancer

Media Release – 22 February 2017

70 per cent do not know ovarian cancer is symptomatic
More than 50 per cent of Australian women incorrectly believe that the pap smear can detect ovarian cancer

Australians have a poor understanding of ovarian cancer, with […]

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We’re launching a deadly schools program across Victoria!

Exciting news! This year we’re launching Seed Schools, our program for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait high school students across Victoria.
My name is Nayuka. I’m a Gunai/Kurnai, Gunditjmara, Wiradjuri and Yorta Yorta woman. I recently joined the Seed team as the […]

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Big and Little – Art Exhibition

This quirky exhibition presents some of the largest and some of the smallest depictions of similar subjects to be found in the Gallery collection, including works by artists as diverse as Ivan Durrant, Inge King, Lionel Lindsay, William Robinson, Ellis […]

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Get a sneak peak of BHS’ new hospital ward

Media Release – Tuesday 21 February 2017
Ballarat Health Services (BHS) is inviting the community to discover behind the scenes of the new Gardiner-Pittard Building Ward.
A community open day will be held on Saturday 25 February 2017 between 10am and 2pm.
The […]

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