Category Archives: Community event

Don’t let stroke be your first warning: Australians urged to check heartbeat

Australians are being urged to check whether they have an irregular heartbeat known as atrial fibrillation, which dramatically increases the risk of stroke, as an Awareness Week (September 18-24) kicks off across the nation.
A new White Paper released by hearts4heart […]

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Everything you need to know about the McDonald’s Ballarat FNL Athletic Club Brewery Senior Grand Finals!!

Parking
Free parking will be available around Mars Stadium and also around Northern Oval No 2 for this event. Parking will also be available on the road outside the fence perimeter.
(D). Disabled Parking Along Creswick Road: The BFNL will cordon off […]

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Pool and Spa Owners Urged to Take Action to Reduce Toddler Drownings

Former Olympian Matt Welsh OAM has joined Kidsafe Australia to help save lives over summer at the launch of their ‘Saving Lives’ Pool Party Campaign.
The Swimming Pool and Spa Association of Victoria (SPASA) is delighted to continue to collaborate with […]

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Calling FedUni’s Ballarat Visual Art Alumni to exhibit in REVAMP-1960s & 70s REVISITED!

Federation University Australia’s Arts Academy wishes to acknowledge the extraordinary achievements of our alumni who studied Visual Arts at Ballarat Technical Art School, Ballarat Institute of Advanced Education, Ballarat College of Advanced Education and Ballarat Teachers’ College, from 1960 up […]

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New Grants Pitched At Getting Victorians Active And Healthy

TWO WEEKS UNTIL FUNDING CLOSES
 
There are just two weeks left for local sports clubs to apply for health promotion foundation VicHealth’s latest funding round, closing on Friday 22 September 2017.
Clubs across Victoria are encouraged to apply for the latest round […]

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A Day On The Green Announces Robbie Williams At Mt Duneed Estate, Geelong

THE HEAVY ENTERTAINMENT SHOW TO DESCEND ON GEELONG!
MT DUNEED ESTATE– SATURDAY MARCH 3
Tickets on sale Thursday September 7
Global pop phenomenon ROBBIE WILLIAMS today confirms that he will bring his mammoth Heavy Entertainment Show World Tour to Australia in February and […]

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Ballarat to walk for Marriage Equality

Media Release – Friday, 1st September, 2017
Supporters of same sex marriage from across Western Victoria will come together next weekend for a Walk for Marriage Equality around Lake Wendouree.
Ballarat Pride Hub and Ballarat Trades and Labour Council are planning the event which […]

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Let’s face up to child abuse and make a difference in 2017

Media Release – Sunday 3rd September

One quarter of Australians believe someone they know has been a victim of child abuse or neglect.
42% believe everyone is accountable to protect our children, whilst 48% admit to having no idea where to report abuse.
92% […]

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Book week at Damascus College

This week is book week at Damascus College! (Damascus celebrates it one week later)
This Friday 1st September students will dress up as their favourite character and enter the parade for a prize! There will also be a Virtual Reality experience […]

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Australian Adults Urged to Check Their Weight on Father’s Day

Australian adults are encouraged to take the first step towards better health by stepping on the scales this Sunday 3 September to keep their weight in check.
Weight Check 2017, an initiative developed by leading online health solution provider, SP Health […]

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