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First buses roll off production line at OzPress Industries

The first of the locally built OzPress buses have rolled off the production line. The Minister for Public Transport, Melissa Horne, will be in Ballarat this morning to see the first two buses built by OzPress Industries. The State...

Pop-up ice skating rink to return for Winter Festival

A pop-up ice skating rink will return for Ballarat's Winter Festival, with construction set to get underway today. The rink will see traffic changes around Armstrong Street and the surrounding town hall precinct, with Armstrong Street South...

Queensland-based IT business moves operations to Ballarat

A Queensland-based technology company is making the move down south. Cloud based IT business CT4 is relocating its operations from the sunshine state to Ballarat, which will create 62 new jobs in regional Victoria. CT4 are expected...

Bail denied for man charged over ATM robberies

A man has been denied bail fter being accused of stealing close to $300,000 from ATMs across Western Victoria. Robert Fitzpatrick is one of three men who are alleged to have robbed eight ATMs from November...

New tourism campaign highlights regional Victoria

A new tourism campaign by the state government will see Victorians to discover their own backyard. In particular, Melburnians are being encouraged to explore all that regional Victoria has to offer as the temperatures drop over...

A milestone achievement for basketball in Ballarat

Tomorrow marks a special day in the Ballarat basketball calendar. Tomorrow is its 70th anniversary of its first ever round of matches held for the first time on June 14, back in 1949. It’s been a big...