Saturday, December 20 2014, 3:23 PM


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Community Events

Combined Charities Christmas Card Shop

When: 01 October 2014 09:30 AM - 24 December 2014 04:30 PM
@ Combined Charities Christmas Card Shop, 1a Eyre St, Ballarat

Tuesday 1 October to Tuesday 24 December The Combined Charities Christmas Card Shop is open again, near Armstrong Street South intersection, just two blocks south of Central Square. Cards are Australian-made, environmentally friendly cards from many different charities at very reasonable prices. For further information contact 0413 190 547.

AMT Ballarat Gold Pro Tournament

When: 18 December 2014 - 21 December 2014
@ Ballarat Regional Tennis Centre, 497 Dowling St, Wendouree

Thursday 18 to Sunday 21 December The success of the Ballarat AMT Gold Tennis Tournament has seen it attract international tennis stars from around the world. This tournament is designed to create high quality match play opportunities for Australia’s top junior and aspiring senior players before the Australian Open in January. Cost: Spectators Free. For further information contact 03 5338 1459.

Medieval Knights Royal Feast Dinner And Show

When: 19 December 2014 06:00 PM - 20 December 2014 06:00 PM
@ Kryal Castle, 121 Forbes Rd, Leigh Creek

Friday 19 to Saturday 20 December “Welcome esteemed guests to the wedding of Prince Oliver and Princess Daffodil! It’s the event of a decade, the handsome Prince has wed his beautiful bride and the kingdoms rejoice! But things aren’t going completely to plan… watch on as an awkward family event evolves into an inevitable train wreck. An outright circus of disaster awaits you, and the sound track seems to be by a bad DJ from the 80’s”. Enjoy a beautiful 3 course medieval style feast while the events unfold on stage, but be warned, you may find yourself in the thick of it! Cost: Adult: $79.00. For further information contact 03 5334 7388.

The Lane’s 2nd Birthday Party

When: 21 December 2014 03:00 PM -
@ The Lane, The George Hotel, 27 Lydiard St Nth, Ballarat

Sunday 21 December Join us to help celebrate our 2nd birthday at The Lane. Free nibbles for everyone and music by Rob and Dave followed by Kev Antonio's Alive and Kicking. All members who come to the party will receive a $20 voucher to spend on food and beverage on the day @ The George Hotel. If you're not already a Member, better be quick to join before the day to receive your Christmas gift! Cost: Free. For further information contact 03 5333 4866.

Harvest Ministry of food Christmas Lunch

When: 25 December 2014 12:00 PM - 25 December 2014 02:00 PM
@ Ballarat Christian Fellowship, 503 Mair Street & Dawson St Nth, Ballarat

Thursday 25 December Harvest Ministry of Food is to ensure no one in Ballarat and its surrounding areas is home alone this Christmas. Whether you are finding it tough financially or perhaps don’t have much extended family or friends around this Christmas. Cost: Free. For bookings and further information contact 03 5331 5957.

The Big Irish Hooley

When: 27 December 2014 06:00 PM - 27 December 2014 09:00 PM
@ The Church Retro Café, 135c Albert St, Ballarat

Saturday 27 December Join us for a good old fashioned Hooley with a live Irish music “session” and enough Guinness for all. Beautiful homemade Irish fare including Irish stew and steak and Guinness pie. Come along and enjoy some excellent Craic! Cost: Free. For further information contact 03 5338 4611.


When: 31 December 2014 07:30 PM -
@ Victoria Bowling Club, 231 Victoria St, Ballarat

Wednesday 31 December Come along and support a fundraiser for the community radio station Voice FM featuring Mantel. Featuring Rock & Roll and Country. BYO Nibbles. Tea and coffee supplied. Drinks at the bar prices. Cost: $20.00 per person. For further information contact on 03 5331 1201 or 0438 393 580.