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The City of Ballarat Youth Awards provide the opportunity to recognise and celebrate our city’s outstanding young people. Please keep an eye on this page or email email@example.com to receive information on the 2019 awards.
The Ballarat Heritage Awards recognise those who work hard to sustain Ballarat’s heritage and help it to thrive. Nominations for the 2019 Ballarat Heritage Awards close in April. 2019 Winners The National Trust People's Choice Award Winner: David Waldron, Katrina Hill and Tom Hodgson Tales of Rat City podcast series Conservation of a heritage place Winner: Uniting Ballarat and S.J. Weir...
Putting Ballarat's spa industry on the map
On the morning after the World Luxury Spa Awards in St Petersburg Russia, Sarah Emmanuel woke up in a hotel room to her phone buzzing. Still half asleep, she was surprised to see so many congratulatory messages from staff and clients.
The annual Australia Day Awards are provided by the Australia Day Committee (Victoria) and proudly run by the City of Ballarat.
Senior of the Year
Our Senior of the Year Awards celebrate Ballarat's people over the age of 55 whose volunteer involvement supports and inspires others in our community. The awards are presented each year in conjunction with the Ballarat Seniors Festival. The 2019 Senior of the Year Award categories are: Volunteering Award Healthy and Active Living Award Diversity Award ...
We value and promote opportunities for young people aged 12-25 across Ballarat. Our Youth Development team provide a range of activities: Youth Council - promotes leadership, skill building, social connection and community values FReeZA Program ‘Sonika’- delivers all age music, arts and cultural events Girl Space - a young women’s health and wellbeing, social and recreational program Young Entrepreneurs Program - builds skills...
We provide services through the Commonwealth Home Support Program to residents 65 years and over. Eligibility is determined by My Aged Care. Commonwealth Home Support Program provides the following services: In-home services Social connections programs which provide activities and opportunities to get involved in your community, be active and social with people who share similar interests Delivered Meals - often referr...
The municipality of Ballarat has a rich and living heritage. At least 40,000 years ago the Wadawurung and Dja Dja Wurrung Indigenous people called this country home. Their words 'balla arat' mean 'resting place' or 'bent elbow. The first white settler - Archibald Yuille - called his property 'Ballaarat' in 1837 and gold was discovered at Buninyong in 1851. The Eureka Rebellion, one of Australia's defining historic and democratic moments,...