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HALEY CRAGG ROTARY EXCHANGE FROM SONORA CALIFORNIA

Haley Gragg is the latest visitor from Sonora, California, to benefit from the exchange program between the Rotary Clubs of Ballarat West and Sonora...

The Late Effects of Polio

MANY Australians think of polio as a disease of the past. In fact, thanks to organisations like Rotary and the Bill and Melinda Gates...

Waste to Energy Heads of Agreement signing

THE City of Ballarat has signed a very significant Waste to Energy Heads of Agreement with global firm, Malaysian Resources Corporation Berhad (MRCB). The agreement...

Victorian Governor The Hon. Linda Dessau AC Visits Ballarat

The Hon. Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria, and her husband, Mr Anthony Howard QC visited communities, businesses and organisations during a three-day visit...

Smarter Parking Pop-Up Shop Opens

THE City of Ballarat’s Smarter Parking Plan Pop-Up Shop opened on Monday 6 August and included displays of new parking technology, including number plate...

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North Ballarat City on Fire Sunday

North Ballarat City has proved that they are not pretenders with a dominate victory against their neighbours at the C.E.Brown Reserve. This past Sunday’s game...

Two Gold Medals for Eliza

Eliza Wales claims two Gold Medals at National Karate Championships FEDUNI WestVic Academy of Sport athlete and Bacchus Marsh Grammar student, Eliza Wales, has...

Critical sporting infrastructure investment planned

THE City of Ballarat will consider a plan to become one of Australia’s first councils to strive towards having female friendly facilities in all...

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Consultation on Draft Miners Rest Township Plan

Next phase of community consultation on draft Miners Rest Township Plan gets underway THE City of Ballarat is a step closer to delivering the...

NEW PLANT TO TURN WASTE INTO ENERGY AND LOCAL JOBS

A $29.86 million waste to energy plant will be built at the Maddingley Brown Coal landfill site near Bacchus Marsh, with support from a...

DUMPING COSTS THE CITY OF BALLARAT ABOUT $85,000 PER YEAR

ILLEGAL roadside rubbish dumping continues to grow in Greater Ballarat, with a large number being mattresses. Terry Demeo, Director of Infrastructure and Environment said illegal...

NEW HOME BUYER BONUS

THE Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford, visited the home of first homebuyers Kristy Begbie and Bryce Karslake, on Monday. Kristy and Bryce were one...

BALLARAT ROLLS OUT ACTIVE WOMEN AND GIRLS’ STRATEGY

AN impressive line-up of female sportswomen and industry representatives gathered last Friday to officially launch the City of Ballarat’s Active Women and Girls’ Strategy. The...
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