Council adopted the Proposed Budget 2018/19 for public exhibition at its Council meeting held last Tuesday night in Trentham.
Mayor Cr John Cottrell said that the 2018/19 Proposed Budget responsibly funds new initiatives and delivers important services for the community.
“I’m pleased […]
The City of Ballarat welcomes a $28.6 million State Government Budget boost to build and upgrade local schools.
City of Ballarat Mayor Cr Samantha McIntosh said announcements of a new $17.1 million Lucas P-6 primary school, $4.5 million to expand Miners […]
The Ballarat community will have access to better court amenities at two popular sporting facilities following recent upgrades.
Aging tennis courts at Mount Helen have recently been upgraded, providing users with a smoother surface for playing.
The three courts at the home […]
Residents Encouraged To Head To Their Local Bunnings To Help Raise Funds For the Victorian Country Fire Authority
Media Release – January 2018
Australians will once again have the chance to help raise much needed funds through Bunnings’ annual Emergency Services Volunteers BBQ, taking place at all stores on Saturday 20th of January 2018.
Local Ballarat residents are encouraged to head […]
On Sunday January 14th, the Division 1 Sinclair Meats Semi Final of the Cricket Willow Cup was played between Riddell CC of Gisborne and District Cricket Association, and Muckleford CC of the Castlemaine District Cricket Association at the picturesque Cricket […]Read More
The City of Ballarat’s Animal Shelter is nearing capacity with more than 150 cats and kittens in its care, 70 of which are looking for their new home.
The Ballarat Animal Shelter has been inundated with litters of kittens and stray […]
Media Alert – Monday 8 January 2018
Ballarat businesses have the opportunity to promote their products and services free of charge in the City of Ballarat’s New Residents Welcome Booklet 2018-19.
The glossy A5 booklet features useful information about Ballarat and local government […]
MEDIA ALERT – Monday 5 December 2017
The City of Ballarat’s 2017 Youth Council have their sights set on changing the community’s perception of youth homelessness.
To assist their goal of raising community awareness, the Youth Council have developed a youth housing brochure […]
MEDIA ALERT – Monday, 4 December 2017
Works on the realignment of Blind Creek Road as part of the Ballarat Link Road Stage 1B Project will commence today.
The Stage 1B works will include the construction of Ballarat Link Road and realignment of […]