Category Archives: Local News

The All Electric Home – Ballarat Library, Smart Living Ballarat Sustainability Workshop

The All-Electric Home: Alternatives to fossil fuel gas & wood this winter.
Presenter Tim Forcey will discuss how high-efficiency electric heat pumps for space heating, cooling, water heating and clothes drying are the future for the environment and our hip pockets.
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Fires Cannot Destroy Community Spirit

The embers might have died out but the dairy farming community of Colac in Victoria will not be subdued following devastating February fires.
In the wake of the destruction, Government funding to provide 40 B-trains of donated hay from other part […]

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Ballarat Resident Stars In New Ad Campaign To Get Women Active

Ballarat local Deb Clark is smashing the outdated stereotype that women should look a certain way while being active in the new television campaign inspiring women to get active This Girl Can – Victoria.
Deb is one of twelve Victorian women […]

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Make 2018 Your Year To Get Shaving !

Celebrating 20 years and 1.9 million Aussies helping to beat blood cancer!
This year, more than 20,000 Aussies will to come together across the country to celebrate the 20th anniversary of one of our most loved fundraising events – the Leukaemia […]

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2018 Ballarat Begonia Festival Highlights

Media Alert – Tuesday 6 March
Considered one of Ballarat’s most popular community events, the Ballarat Begonia Festival is once again set to draw thousands of visitors to the city this Labour Day long
weekend.
The festival returns to the Ballarat Botanical Gardens on […]

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RACV Pleased To See Action Finally Being Taken By Federal Government In Takata Airbag Issue To ensure Public Safety

RACV wants prompt action by vehicle manufacturers to replace faulty airbags in recalled vehicles, following the Federal Government’s compulsory recall of 2.3 million vehicles which pose a serious threat to lives.
In July last year, RACV called for the Federal Government […]

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Melburnians To Be First In The World To See Unveiling Of Latest Media Lego® Model Vuilt By ‘The Brickman”!

Ryan ‘The Brickman’ McNaught is building a life-sized LEGO® version of Toyota’s Camry which will be seen for the first time in the world when Brickman Awesome opens in Melbourne next month
Melburnians will be the first people in the world […]

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Finalists announced for 2017 Victorian Sport Awards

Media Release – Tuesday 20 February, 2018
The Victorian Sport Awards is the night of nights for the Victorian sporting community, celebrating participants, coaches and the organisers and volunteers behind the scenes from all levels of sport in Victoria.
Each year the […]

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Central Highlands Water Keeping You Cool This Ballarat Begonia Festival

Join Central Highlands Water this Ballarat Begonia Festival to learn more about the importance of staying hydrated.
This year Ballarat Begonia Festival visitors will have a chance to meet celebrity guests and get involved in competitions, with thanks to Central Highlands […]

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Ballarat Council Votes To Defund MADE

Tonight, the City of Ballarat Councillors voted to defund MADE and create a new management structure which returns control of the Museum to the Council.
“The City of Ballarat has made a decision which will essentially close MADE. Over the last […]

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