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Announcements

23 August Edition 20 of the Brown Hill Community Newsletter is available online.

News

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 …

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Diary dates

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

August 2019

Saturday 24: 9.00 am - 1.00 pm, Brown Hill Market, Brown Hill Hall

September 2019

Sunday 1 - Sunday 8: Legacy Week

Sunday 1: Fathers' Day.

Monday 2: Applications for the City of Ballarat's Community Impact Grants program due

Tuesday 3: 7.00 pm, Brown Hill Progress Association meeting and AGM, rear room, Brown Hill Hall, all welcome.

Wednesday 4: 7.00 pm, Caledonian Primary School Concert, Wendouree Performing Arts Centre

Friday 6: 1.30pm, Healthy Minds Workshop, Brown Hill Uniting Church

Monday 9 to Wednesday 11: Royal South Street 'The Arts forAll', RACV Goldfields Resort,Midland Hwy, Creswick. See:royalsouthstreet.com.au/new-in-2017/

Friday 20: End of Term Three

Friday 27: AFL Grand Final public holiday.

Saturday 21: 7.00 pm - 2.00 am, White Night Ballarat. See: whitenight.com.au/ballarat

Saturday 28: 9.00 am - 1.00 pm, Brown Hill Market, Brown Hill Hall

Saturday 28: AFL Grand Final.

October 2019

All month: 2019 Victorian Seniors Festival

Tuesday 1: 7.00 pm, Brown Hill Progress Association meeting, rear room, Brown Hill Hall, all welcome.

Monday 7: Start of Term Four.

Monday 7: Submissions for edition 21, Brown Hill Community Newsletter due

Friday 18: Delivery of Edition 21 begins across Brown Hill.

Friday 25: 5.00 pm - 7.30 pm, 2019 Brown Hill Community Festival, Brown Hill Recreation Reserve and Cricket Oval

Saturday 26: 9.00 am - 1.00 pm, Brown Hill Market - at Lake Wendouree. One-off move.

Saturday 26: 10.00 am - 4.00 pm, Ballarat Mini Friends and Miniatures Fair

November 2019

Friday 15: Caledonian Primary School Trivia Night

Sunday 17: Eucalypts of Slaty Creek Walk and BBQ. See: brownhill.vic.au/directory/wattle-flat-pootilla-landcare-group/

Weekly

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

Ballarat Wholefoods Collective: 9.00 am - 11.00 am and 5.00 pm - 7.00 pm during school term, BGT, Ballarat East

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)

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