The Brown Hill Community Hub is a project of the Brown Hill Progress Association supported by the City of Ballarat through the Engaging Communities Program / Brown Hill Partnership. We welcome participation from all organisations and members of the community, so please don't hesitate to get in touch.

Announcements

22 April Anyone who volunteers with a Brown Hill community or sporting group is invited to attend Brown Hill's first National Volunteer Week celebration on Sunday 20 May from 2.00 - 4.00 pm.

22 April Brown Hill residents and business owners are invited to respond to a survey about the Brown Hill Local Area Plan. Locals are also invited to join the Community Working Group. Expressions of interest are due by 5.00 pm on Wednesday 9 May.


News

Diary dates

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

April 2018

All month: Active April: https://www.activeapril.vic.gov.au/
Saturday 28:
8.30 - 10.30 am, Men's Breakfast, Brown Hill Uniting Church
Saturday 28: 10.00 am - 12.00 noon, Brown Hill Kindergarten Open Day

May 2018

1-31: Plate Up Ballarat - Food Festival. See: plateupballarat.com.au
Tuesday 1:
7.00 pm, Brown Hill Progress Association meeting. Brown Hill Hall (rear). All welcome
Wednesday 2: 11.00 am - 1.00 pm, Ballarat Wholefoods Collective Open Day and 'Meet the Producers' event
Wednesday 9: 5.00 pm, expressions of interest for Ballarat Local Area Plan Working Group due.
Wednesday 9: 6.00 - 8.00 pm, Boomerang Bags Ballarat Workshop, Brown Hill Cricket Club
Sunday 13: Mothers' Day
Sunday 20: 2.00 - 4.00 pm, Brown Hill Volunteer Celebration.
Monday 21 - Sunday 27: National Volunteering Week
Tuesday 22: Kindergarten to Prep (2019) Transition information evening for families, Caledonian Primary School
Saturday 26 - Sunday 27: Ballarat Heritage Weekend.
Tuesday 29: 6.00 - 8.00 pm, first Community Working Group meeting for Brown Hill Local Area Plan.
Thursday 31: 5.00 pm, Applications close for the Solar Communities Program

June 2018

Monday 4: 5.00 pm, Brown Hill Local Area Plan Community Survey closes.
Tuesday 5: 7.00 pm, Brown Hill Progress Association meeting, Brown Hill Hall (rear). All welcome
Tuesday 5: Submissions for Edition 13 of the Brown Hill Community Newsletter due
Monday 11: Queen's Birthday
Wednesday 13: 6.00 - 8.00 pm, Boomerang Bags Ballarat Workshop, Brown Hill Cricket Club
Friday 15: Edition 13 of the Brown Hill Community Newsletter distribution begins
Saturday 16: 8.00 pm Top Katz Rockers present, 'Who Was That Cat?’, Brown Hill Hall
Friday 29: School Term Two ends

July 2018

Monday 16: School Term Three begins
Tuesday 31: 6.00 - 8.00 pm, second Community Working Group meeting for Brown Hill Local Area Plan.

October 2018

Friday 26: 5.00 pm - 7.30 pm, 2018 Brown Hill Community Festival.

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, Brown Hill Cricket Club

Caledonian Playgroup: 9.00 - 11.00 am, during school term, Caledonian Primary School.

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