Category Archives: News

Greg Champion: Droppin’ Off The Perch

It is said that there are only two themes for songwriters: love and death. Greg Champion leans toward death…
Fifteen years back Greg released an album which took the flippant label
Cheeerful Songs About Death. Now he’s at it again with the […]

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The Four Seasons Fine Music Festival – Winter Solstice Program

29 and 30 July
St John’s Anglican Church Creswick and St Paul’s Anglican Church Clunes
 The third program in the inaugural Four Seasons Fine Music Festival is the Winter Solstice program, which will be held over two days at the Anglican […]

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$106,287 announced for regional artists and communities in Victoria

Media Release – Tuesday 4 July 2017

Eight projects in Victoria have received $106,287 in funding through the Australian Government’s highly competitive Regional Arts Fund, delivered in Victoria by Regional Arts Victoria.
Director of Partnerships at Regional Arts Victoria Liz Zito said, “This […]

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Junior National Games Are Underway!

Opening Ceremony
On Monday night, the Games kicked off with the Opening Ceremony at the Main Stadium at Runaway Bay Sports Super Centre, MC’d by former AFL star Peter ‘Spider’ Everitt.
Special Olympics Australia CEO Corene Strauss and Chairman Cameron Brownjohn welcomed the […]

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Millions Of Old Meds In Aussie Homes Pose Health Hazard

MEDIA RELEASE – 3 July, 2017
New campaign urges Aussies to return unwanted medicines to pharmacy
With more than 5,000 children ending up in hospital due to medicine poisonings each year, Return Unwanted Medicines has launched a new awareness campaign that explains […]

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Recycle Child Car Seats To Protect The Environment And Your Loved Ones

A child car seat recycling trial is providing families with an environmentally sustainable way to dispose of their old child car seats and one that doesn’t put the lives of other children at risk through ‘hand-me-downs’.
Child car seats provide a […]

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AFL Players Get Behind New App For Fit Minds
Media Release – Wednesday 21st June 2017
New app, backed by AFL players, trains Aussies to have a fit mind and kick goals in life New app, backed by AFL players, trains Aussies to have a fit mind and kick goals […]

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Autumn Firewood Collection Season Nears End

Media Release – 20 June 2017
Forest Fire Management Victoria reminds firewood collectors that the autumn domestic firewood collection season will end across the state on Friday the 30th of June.
Forest Fire Management Victoria spokesperson Peter Kambouris said: “If people are […]

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Ballarat Winter Festival – Altered Traffic Conditions

Presented by the City of Ballarat and Visit Ballarat, Ballarat Winter Festival will be held at various locations throughout July. The following traffic alterations will be in place:
Pop Up Ice Skating Rink:
The City of Ballarat will present the pop-up ice […]

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You The Man: Theatre Based Approach To Education

MEDIA RELEASE –  Tuesday 6 June 2017
A partnership of community agencies in Ballarat is providing local year ten students the opportunity to attend the ‘You the Man’ performance as part of a theatre based approach to education about respectful relationships.
‘You […]

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