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Police seeking Ballarat man

Police are appealing for help to find a man in relation to alleged burglary and aggressive assault. Scott Coleman is known to frequent the Ballarat area. Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000 

Youth Housing and Homelessness forum in Ballarat next week

Ballarat's young people are invited to head along to a forum on housing affordability and homelessness next week. Participants will also hear from some of the most vulnerable young people affected by housing issues in Ballarat...

Old Gatekeepers Cottage on it's way home

An old Gatekeepers Cottage from the Ballarat Botanic Gardens is finally on its way home. Ballarat's Mayor, Samantha McIntosh says the 1800's era structure was moved to Gregory Street about 70 ago, and is now being...

Double header at Eureka Stadium this weekend

A double header at Eureka Stadium this Sunday. The G-W-V Rebels take on the Northern Knights in round 11 of the TAC Cup from 11am. The Roosters then host Geelong in the VFL from 2pm.

Sovereigns defeated in VNL Round 11

Ballarat's ACU Sovereigns have had a loss in round 11 of the Victorian Netball League. They took on DC North East Blaze and went down by 21 points. Their next game is against City West Falcons next...

SPC claims BAS Football Grand Final by 101 points

St Patrick's College has taken out this year's Ballarat Associated School Football Grand Final by 101 points. They took on Ballarat Clarendon College yesterday afternoon, with the final score 22.10 (142) to 6.5 41.    

Police searching for man with Warrant

Police are calling on the community to help find a man with a warrant out for his arrest. 36 year-old Christopher Halson is wanted by Police. Anyone with information should contact Police or Crime Stoppers.