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Announcements

11 June 2020: Edition 25 of the Brown Hill Community Newsletter is now available online.

December 2019: NEW PAGE ON HUB: Brown Hill? Are you bushfire ready?

News

Caledonian Primary School Principal's April 2020 message

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This article was first published in Edition 24 of the Brown Hill Community Newsletter, April 2020

From the Principal's Desk

To the Brown Hill community,

It’s all so very quiet. The shops are quiet, the streets are quiet and our school is also quiet. It’s an incredible time to be an introvert!

One of the most awkward things I have found is not knowing the new protocols. Every supermarket …

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Our local fire heroes at Ballarat Fire Brigade

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Two Brown Hill families are dedicated to volunteering with the Ballarat Fire Brigade. Both have fathers and sons on the team.

On Saturday, 3 August, at the Ballarat Fire Brigade's Presentation Night, Brown Hill local Trent Zuidland received his 15-year CFA service medal and a National Medal for 15 years diligent service to the CFA.Trent says, "I was very proud to receive the awards. CFA has taken me across the …

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Diary dates

Information about these activities can be found in the Brown Hill Community Newsletter

June 2020

Sunday 21: Winter Solstice

Friday 26: Term Two finishes

July 2020

Tuesday 7: 7.00 pm, Brown Hill Progress Association meeting, Brown Hill Hall, enter via east-side door

Monday 13: Term Three starts

August 2020

Monday 3: Articles for the Brown Hill Community Newsletter due

Tuesday 4: 7.00 pm, Brown Hill Progress Association meeting, Brown Hill Hall, enter via east-side door.

Wednesday 12: Edition 26 of the Brown Hill Community Newsletter available online.

Friday 14: Edition 26 of the Brown Hill Community Newsletter delivered across Brown Hill.

Friday 21: 4.30 pm - 6.30 pm, Brown Hill Cricket Club Information Session, Reid Court

Weekly - please note that many activities are currently on hold

Mondays

Brown Hill Senior Citizen's Club: 1.30 - 4.00 pm, Brown Hill Hall
Brown Hill Lioness Club: First Monday - business meeting

Tuesdays

Ballarat Highland Dancers: 4.30 pm during school term, Federation University Pipe Band Hall.

Wednesdays

Brown Hill Playgroup at Caledonian Primary School: 9.00 - 11.00 am, during school term, Thompson Street, Brown Hill.

Brown Hill Uniting Church: 1.30 pm, mid-week Communion in the Hall followed by afternoon tea

Brown Hill Lions Club: 7.00 pm for a 7.30 pm start. Second Wednesday - business meeting. Fourth Wednesday - social dinner meeting.

Thursdays

Brown Hill Uniting Church: 1.30 pm - 3.30 pm, Craft Group on the first and third Thursday each month

Brown Hill Uniting Church Op. Shop: 9.30 am - 12.30 pm. Corner of Humffray Street North & Thompson Street (behind Church)

Ballarat Wholefoods Collective: 9.00 am - 12.00 noon

Fridays

Brown Hill Uniting Church Op. Shop: 9.30 am - 12.30 pm. Corner of Humffray Street North & Thompson Street (behind Church)

Saturdays

Ballarat Community Gardens: 9.30 am, first Saturday each month, Local Produce Swap. Corner of Queen Street and Dyte Parade, Ballarat East

8.00am

Brown Hill Market: 9.00 am - 1.00 pm, every fourth Saturday

Ballarat Wholefoods Collective: 9.00 am - 12.00 noon