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Man accused of Tamara Farrell murder to front court

The man accused of murdering Ballarat woman, Tamara Farrell, is due back in court today. Farrell disappeared from Canadian on February 17, with part of her body found burnt in Gippsland days later, 300 kilometres away from...

Women's Big Bash League returns to Eastern Oval

Ballarat is set to host a Women's Big Bash League game ahead of its fifth season. Held at the Eastern Oval, the Melbourne Renegades will take on the Melbourne Stars on November 23 at 2pm. It could be...

Lost Trades Fair moves to Ballarat for 2020

Another major event will soon call Ballarat home. The Lost Trades Fair will be held in Ballarat next year, after outgrowing its site in Kyneton. The Fair attracts more than 20,000 people to view artisans practice trades...

Melbourne Cup to visit Ballarat on 17th annual tour

The Melbourne Cup will tour the globe as part of its 17th annual tour, and Ballarat is on the list of destinations.  Announced at Flemington Racecourse yesterday, Ballarat is one of 39 towns and cities around...

Ballarat Masterchef contestant returns to the competition

Ballarat's Masterchef contestant Tim Bone has scored himself a second chance in the competition. After being eliminated last week, Bone got a chance at redemption in the second chance cook off, where he out-cooked 10 other...

New V/Line stats see marginal improvement for May

The latest V/Line statistics have been released, with the Ballarat line still outside of its punctuality targets. For the month of May, 83.8 per cent of trains were delivered within five minutes of being on-time, which is slightly...