Tag Archives: City of Ballarat

Ballarat Heritage Weekend

Cure your curiosities and immerse yourself in the intriguing at the 2016 Ballarat Heritage Weekend!
A free program of activities and performances will be on offer in a trail around Ballarat’s most impressive historical buildings.
Guided and self-guided heritage tours will run […]

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Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow

Roadshow is back on the bus, hitting the road to deliver the freshest and funniest from Australia’s largest comedy festival!
Featuring an all-killer, no-filler cast of Australian stars, talented newcomers and international performers we’ve got all your comedy bases covered.
Get 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.
This fun-filled event will be held in the Ballarat Mechanics Institute over 3 spectacular evenings from 11th – 13th […]

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CORANDERRK – Great Theatre and Great History!

At a Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry in 1881, the men and women of the Coranderrk Aboriginal Reserve went head-to-head with the Aboriginal Protection Board. Their goal was both simple and revolutionary: to be allowed to continue the brilliant experiment in self-determination […]

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2017 Ballarat Good Friday Variety Concert

2017 Ballarat Good Friday Variety Concert, Supporting the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal.
Friday April 14. 11AM – 4PM. Brown Hill Hall, Brown Hill (Ballarat).
Starring Joe Piastrino, paying tribute to Elvis, Buddy Holly and Roy Orbison. Supported by Kim Ritchie […]

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RACV wants ‘zero’ Easter road fatalities again this year

In a bid to maintain last year’s record of zero people killed on Victorian roads over Easter, RACV is urging Victorians to take care on the roads with simple steps to help ensure you enjoy your trip and make it […]

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Don’t be a bunny this Easter – Look after your kids’ teeth!

Easter is just around the corner and the Easter Bunny is busy preparing to pay children a visit! Fun activities such as Easter Egg hunts are highlights of this coming Easter long weekend.
However, Easter sees not only children but also […]

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Thai New Year Festival “Songkran”Day

 
The Thai community of Ballarat is set to celebrate the new year ‘Songkran’ Day at Ballarat Showgrounds on Sunday 9th April.
This will be the second year for their event in Ballarat and its an event not to be missed !
There […]

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LAST CHANCE FOR A STRONGER AND BETTER REGION

Media Release – April 4th 2017
Federal Member for Ballarat, Catherine King today called on the Turnbull government to provide funding for Ballarat’s new Indoor Regional Sports Centre through the Building Better Regions Fund.
“The Ballarat Sports and Events Centre project will cement […]

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Max Harris Trivia Night!

Test your knowledge with Max Harris and the BMI’s historic Ballarat photo collection in this fantastic fundraiser for the BMI.
The fun will start at 7pm on Friday, May 5th.
Ballarat Mechanics Institute
117 Sturt St, Ballarat.
Join a table now! (or make your […]

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