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5 things for the kids to do these summer holidays

IF YOU want to keep the kids entertained this summer, Ballarat has school holiday activities to keep you going for days, and days, and days...

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Celebrating the skull through art

 A NEW exhibition at the Art Gallery of Ballarat is exploring the often taboo topic of mortality.

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The old, new and elusive - top picks for Open House weekend

OPEN House Melbourne (OHM) will be coming to the region this month for what is its first regional program ever. Now that's a big deal!

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5 things to do in Ballarat these school holidays

 IT'S THAT time of the year again. But before you start pulling your hair out - don't. Because we've got your back.

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Testing the boundaries - Ballarat's Cabaret Festival

REGIONAL Australia's only cabaret festival is returning, and with a vengeance. 

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48 hours of art and culture in Ballarat

Ballarat is fast becoming a melting pot of art and culture and this spring season you can discover why. The regional city is home to a wealth of galle...

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The Ballarat International Foto Biennale dissected

  AS WE reach the mid-way mark of this year's Ballarat International Foto Biennale, we thought we might break down the elements of the event to make i...

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A goldfields spring escape to Talbot

  BALLARAT is surrounded by dozens of charming, picturesque villages - and Talbot is no exception. Find out the top things to see and do in this quain...

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A season of regional art in Ballarat

AS WELL as the blooming of buds along the iconic streetscapes and landscapes, spring in Ballarat is characterised by the perpetual blossoming of the c...

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Unfurling the exotic life of Lola Montez

 SHE HORSEWHIPPED the editor of The Ballarat Times (for a bad review), she swung down mineshafts on a single rope - bottle of champagne in hand, she e...