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White Night to light up Ballarat again in 2019

THE hugely-popular White Night will return to Ballarat this spring.


The original Boomtown Rat visits Ballarat

BALLARAT rolled out the red carpet last week for singer/songwriter, political activist and philanthropist Sir Bob Geldof.


Below the surface: Chelsea Bourke

DESPITE racking up almost 11,500 Instagram followers, Ballarat's Chelsea Bourke shakes off the term "social media influencer".


A force to be reckoned with

EACH night brings something different for Ballarat’s Gorgi Coghlan. One night she’ll be dissecting the day’s news and events as a regular co-host on W...

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Serving up Ballarat on a plate

A FIVE-course edible weed feast, a top-secret Dinner in the Dark, and Sugar Republic’s pop-up Aussie milk bar are all on the menu at this year’s Plate...


Below the surface: Natalie Dickinson

MEET Ballarat social media influencer and new Visit Ballarat brand ambassador Natalie Dickinson.

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The newest additions to Ballarat's food scene

A NEW year brings with it some new and very exciting arrivals in the Ballarat hospitality world. Think deluxe fried chicken, think artisan pies, think...


Bob Geldof's message for Ballarat

AHEAD of Sir Bob Geldof's visit to Ballarat next month, Visit Ballarat asked the political activist and philanthropist to share his thoughts on the im...

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Spotlight on sustainability at Ballarat Begonia Festival

BALLARAT's much-loved Begonia Festival will return this March long weekend with a new sustainability focus.

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Inaugural exhibition at Ballarat's National Centre for Photography

THE Ballarat International Foto Biennale will present the inaugural exhibition at the newly established National Centre For Photography from February ...