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A-League Football in Ballarat
Ballarat & District Soccer Association are delighted to be showcasing A-League football in our region, with Melbourne Victory and Western Sydney Wanderers set to play a pre-season friendly in Ballarat. Melbourne Victory and Western Sydney Wanderers, two of Australia’s biggest football (soccer) clubs will meet at Morshead Park on Saturday 8th September, kicking off at […]Read more.
Pick My Project – Voting Open
Public voting for Pick My Project is now open! Listed below are all of the local projects that have been suggested by, or partnered with, Sports Central’s member clubs. Vote for these initiatives to ensure that the funding is allocated towards supporting local sport and recreation projects. Voting closes on Monday 17th September. ______________________________________________________________________________ Ballarat-Sebastopol […]Read more.
Finals Carnival Success
Sunday 12th August was the Finals Carnival for the 2018 AFL Victoria FIDA Western Country Conference. Over 200 all abilities athletes met in Stawell at North Park Reserve to compete in inclusive football and netball games. In the football, the Ballarat Bulldogs and Hamilton Boomers went head-to-head for the Western Country Conference Premiership Cup. The game […]Read more.
Making water the drink of choice in sport
Removing all ‘red’ drinks off display and healthy food labelling at Ballarat Aquatic & Lifestyle Centre. In 2016, Ballarat Aquatic & Lifestyle Centre recognised they could do more to support patrons who were trying to improve their health by providing healthier options in the café. With the backing of the City of Ballarat and advice […]Read more.
The Australian Federal Government have confirmed $20 million will be made available to community organisations to support the efforts of their volunteers. The Volunteer Grants 2018 funding round will provide funding of between $1,000 and $5,000 to eligible individuals and not-for-profit community organisations. This funding is to be used to: purchase eligible small equipment items for […]Read more.
Compassion Walk – Sunday 16th September
Compassion Walk Ballarat is a community event promoting and celebrating compassionate actions in Ballarat. This event is linking into the work of Compassionate Ballarat, who are enrolling Ballarat as a Compassionate City. Date: Sunday 16th September Location: Lake Wendouree (starting near the rotunda and Pipers by the Lake) Time: 10:30am Join us for a walk […]Read more.