Category Archives: News

Rory Ellis’ latest single “Another Woman Down”- Music With Meaning

The gravelly vocals of Australian bluesy Americana artist Rory Ellis take listeners to the dark world of domestic violence in his new single, Another Woman Down.
Inspired by the experience of someone dear to him, Rory wrote about the behaviour of a […]

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Dementia and the Impact of Stigma

A survey released by Alzheimer’s Australia, Dementia and the Impact of Stigma, has found people living with dementia and their carers often experience embarrassing situations, feel socially disconnected and less competent.
The same survey also found one in two members of […]

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Ballarat Wildlife Park’s own Charlie Parker on Little Big Shots

Ballarat Wildlife Park’s Charlie Parker will appear on the Channel Seven hit show Little Big Shots this Sunday 24 September 2017 at 7 PM.
Little Big Shots is a fun, feel good entertainment program created by talk show queen Ellen DeGeneres […]

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Nominate a Western Victorian young achiever today

Labor MP Jaala Pulford has called for nominations for outstanding young people from across Western Victoria for the 2018 Victorian Young Achiever Awards.
The Young Achiever Awards provide an opportunity for the community to celebrate the efforts of young Victorians who […]

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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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US dementia expert sets the challenge to forget about ‘memory loss’

https://voicefm.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Grab-5-Dementia-Memory-LOCAL-Professor-Steven-Sabat.mp3
A neuropsychologist and international dementia expert is challenging our use of the term memory loss and how our beliefs about memory problems can affect people living with dementia, especially those with Alzheimer’s disease.
Steven Sabat Professor Emeritus of Psychology at Georgetown […]

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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 Welcomes International Students

Deputy Mayor Mark Harris hosted a Civic Reception at the Town Hall on August 29 to welcome international students who are undertaking tertiary study in Ballarat.
More than 500 students from 19 countries study at Federation University and Australiana Catholic University’s […]

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Spring Domestic Firewood Collection Season Opens On Friday

The Spring 2017 Firewood Collection Season opens across Victoria on Friday the 1st of September 2017.
Grampians Regional Manager Forest and Fire Operations Peter Kambouris said: “We want to remind people that it will once again be legal to collect firewood […]

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Kokoda Should Stand With Gallipoli In Our History

Media release – Monday 28 August
A new feature documentary will premiere on August 29 at over 50 RSL Clubs across much of the country, commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Kokoda Campaign of WWII.
The producer and director of the film […]

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