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13 November Edition 16 of the Brown Hill Community Newsletter is now available online.

5 November CFA Chief Officer Fire Season Message now available to access here


Pick My Project

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Voting closing Monday 17 September! 'Pick My Project' is a Victorian-first community grants initiative, with $30 million available to fund local projects. Three Brown Hill projects have made it through to the voting stage.

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Diary dates

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

December 2018

Thursday 13: 5.30 pm, Brown Hill Carols at the Victoria Bowling Club.

Wednesday 19: Ballarat Wholefoods Collective's last day of trading for 2018

Friday 21: End of the school year

Saturday 22: 9.00 am - 1.00 pm, December Brown Hill Market, Brown Hill Hall.

January 2019

Monday 7 - Friday 11: Learn to Swim Program (Week One) at Brown Hill Pool

Monday 14 - Friday 18: Learn to Swim Program (Week Two) at Brown Hill Pool

Saturday 26: Australia Day

8.00 am, Australia Day breakfast and celebration at Brown Hill Reserve

9.00 am - 1.00 pm, Brown Hill Market, Brown Hill Hall

Monday 28: Australia Day Public Holiday and Pool Party at the Brown Hill Pool

Tuesday 29: School Term One begins (check with your school for actual start date)

February 2019

Monday 4: Submissions for Edition 17 due

Tuesday 5: Brown Hill Progress Association meeting, Brown Hill Hall (rear). All welcome.

Sunday 10: Toys at the Pool Day

Wednesday 13: Edition 17 available online:

Friday 15: Edition 17 delivery begins across Brown Hill



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


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


Ballarat Wholefoods Collective: 9.00 am - 11.00 am and 5.00 pm - 7.00 pm during school term, Brown Hill Cricket Club

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.


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)


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


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