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BLOC takes different path with Spamalot

BLOC Music Theatre will take on a slightly different path this year, staging the much-loved Monty Python rip-off Spamalot.

Topics: Festivals and Events

The Mavis's say final farewell in Ballarat

WANTING to embrace some 90s nostalgia? Now's your chance, with iconic pop outfit The Mavis's playing Ballarat this May as part of a national tour.

Topics: News

Celebrating Talbot's food, wine and produce

The food, wine and produce of the region is set to be celebrated as part of the award-winning Talbot Farmers Market 14th birthday festivities.

Topics: Eat and Drink

A new animal experience at Creswick Woollen Mills

VISITORS to Creswick can now get up close and personal with the town's gorgeous alpacas, sheep and goats thanks to the opening of a new animal enclosure.

Topics: See and Do

Ballarat's own Karova Lounge nominated for national award

BALLARAT'S much-loved music venue Karova Lounge has been nominated as Venue of the Year as part of The Industry Observer (TIA) national awards.

Topics: News

Five ways to spend your visit to Irish Murphy's

THERE'S much more to Irish Murphy's Ballarat than Guiness. Here, we give you five ways you can experience this iconic pub.

Topics: Eat and Drink

Wyatt Art - an infusion of calm, colour and creativity.

THERE'S no denying that husband-and-wife duo Jack and Corina Wyatt both have art running through their veins.

Topics: Shop

The Australian National Busking Championships come to Ballarat

BALLARAT'S city streets will come to life in music, dance and performance as part of the Australian National Busking Championships Regional Finals.

Topics: Festivals and Events

Queen's Baton Relay - where to get your glimpse of the royal baton

The Queen's Baton Relay is heading to Ballarat, marking the halfway point of its journey across Australia!

Topics: News

Take home a piece of Ballarat history with the Max Harris photography sale

HUNDREDS of iconic images of historic Ballarat are on sale this month as part of the Ballaarat Mechanics Institute's Max Harris Photography Sale.

Topics: Shop