Local News

Investigation into Gong Gong Crash continuing

Police are continuing to investigate a crash between a motorbike and a car in Gong Gong on Monday night. They say a Gold Ford station wagon and a Red Ducati bike collided on the Daylesford-Ballarat road...

Sovereigns win in VNL round 6

Ballarat's ACU SOVEREIGNS have beaten Peninsula Waves in round 6 of the Victorian Netball League. They claimed the win by 4 points last night, their next game is next Wednesday night against the Southern Saints.

Young leaders invited to Ballarat event

Young leaders in Ballarat are invited to attended an opportunity to share projects ideas and promote events and opportunities in Ballarat. It's on Tuesday next week between 4pm and 6pm, and will feature local acoustic artists,...

Renewed plea to find wanted man

Crimestoppers have issued a new plea to help find wanted man Konrad Szalontai. The 26-year-old allegedly failed to front Ballarat County Court in April over a series of Armed Robberies. He's 165cm tall, with thin with light...

Soup Bus expanding services

  The Ballarat Soup Bus is expanding it's services. The service which provides meals for Ballarat's Homeless has now moved into the Senior Citizen's Centre in Little Bridge Street of a night, while work on refurbishing the...

Police Divvy Van rammed by driver in stolen car

  Police are on the hunt for a stolen car which rammed a Police Divisional Van in Golden Point this morning. A white 2000 Mitsubishi sedan was pulled over in Larter Street just after 2:30am and as...

PSO's to get more powers while on Duty

Protective Services Officers in Ballarat are set to get more powers to keep on top of anti-social behaviour and crime. They'll be given power to arrest a person who's breached their parole, search for illicit drugs,...