Category Archives: Local News

Join us For Our Pirates of The Caribbean Fundraiser!

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN 5 – Dead Men Tell No Tales,
Sunday 28th May,
4pm screening.
Tickets – $15 each.
Tickets can be purchased from the station during office hours – Dawson House, First Floor, 15 Dawson Street South, Ballarat Central.
Phone: 03 5333 1201 […]

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Miracle Month Of May…

“Better, healthier outcomes for newborns and their families challenged by prematurity and sickness.”
Miracle Babies Foundation is Australia’s leading organisation supporting premature and sick newborns, their families and the hospitals that care for them.
Every year in Australia around 48,000 newborn babies require […]

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East Gippsland take out maiden Hopman Cup title, La Trobe Valley & Ballarat gain promotion in 2018

 
It may have taken 27 years, but East Gippsland’s ascension up the Victorian Country Teams Squash Championships divisions is now complete with the region winning its first Hopman Cup title over the weekend.
In a stunning result, East Gippsland won each […]

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Valuation reforms could lead to job losses and extra costs

Media Release – 22 May 2017
The State Government’s rushed plan to centralise all property valuations within the Valuer-General’s office will have a range of unintended impacts on councils, including potential job losses.
MAV President Cr Mary Lalios said the plan, which […]

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Stylus At Suttons House Of Music!

STYLUS
Australia’s most prestigious 70’s soul/R&B group, STYLUS, is enjoying a new lease of life – following great shows in 2015 and 2016, in Brisbane, Adelaide and Melbourne.
From the beginning, having a huge hit with their version of Seals & Croft’s […]

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Check today – Is your blood pressure okay?

 

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Media Release –  May 17
Today marks World Hypertension Day and local residents are being urged to know their blood pressure and take action to protect themselves from stroke.
Stroke Foundation is launching Australia’s Biggest Blood Pressure Check to coincide with the […]

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Crime Prevention Grants to support a safer Victoria

Media Release – Tuesday, 16th May, 2017.
Grants of up to $10,000 are now available to help Western Victoria tackle local crime as part of the State Government’s $19.4 million investment in the Community Crime Prevention Program.
Labor Member for Western Victoria, […]

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Victoria’s native fisheries to get an annual check-up

Major rivers in Victoria are to receive an annual check-up to monitor the health and status of recreational fish species.
Researchers from the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)’s Arthur Rylah Institute (ARI) will work with Fisheries Victoria to […]

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Thunderclap App! – Say Thanks To Our Emergency Services

Find my Hero Australia is new initiative that enables Australians to say thanks to our emergency services community members as a way of positively influencing their mental health and wellbeing.
We’d like to ask if you would be willing to participate in […]

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Active kids benefit from active parents – latest AusPlay data

Media Release – 16 May 2017
New data released today by the Australian Sports Commission (ASC) highlights the strong link between physically active parents and their children, reinforcing that parents have an important influence on their child’s physical development.
The key AusPlay findings […]

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