After the success of the inaugural 'My Brown Hill' Community Festival Photo Competition in 2017, it's happening again! However, there is one key change for younger entrants.
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.
27 November Fire Danger Period for our locality has commenced. This means you cannot light a fire in the open air unless you have a permit or comply with certain requirements. For more details access City of Ballarat website
23 October Hear a VoiceFM interview about the Festival on Monday 23 October with Sarah Greenwood-Smith from the Brown Hill Community Festival Committee (18 minutes).
19 August Brown Hill Post Office closed at short notice.
31 July Council has committed to develop a Local Area Plan for Brown Hill.
1 July Are you new to Brown Hill? We have useful information for new (and old) residents plus the latest Census 2016 stats.
Hi. My name is Tiana Collins. I am 11 years old. I did a presentation at school to raise awareness of Huntington's Disease in May. Huntington's Disease (HD) affects me personally. My Pa and his brother have both recently been diagnosed with it. It's a genetic disease. There is currently no cure for HD, but there are some treatments that can help to ease certain symptoms,
is a brilliant young woman and we are very lucky to have her here. She
is the first female principal at our school in eight years.
It has been delivered to letterboxes across Brown Hill by our team of volunteers. It has also been emailed to our many subscribers.
The Brown Hill Community has yet again provided a great variety of articles for you to read.
You can learn about Caledonian Primary School's new Principal, Mrs Brea Terris (p.1), 11 year old Tiana ...
The first Ballarat Boomerang Bags Sewing Bee will be on Wednesday 23 August from 7.00pm
at the Brown Hill Cricket Club, 1 Reid Court.
We are asking for donations of materials, clothing, cotton, scissors and
spare sewing machines (to loan). Donations can be dropped at the Brown
Hill Cricket Club. Please arrange a time with Wendy by calling 0419 898
Volunteers are needed on the night to help ...
Information about these activities can be found in the Brown Hill Community Newsletter
December 2017Friday 15: Edition 10 delivery begins across Brown Hill by our volunteer team. See: brownhill.vic.au/newsletter
Friday 15: Brown Hill Uniting Church Op. Shop closes for 2017
Friday 15 to Monday 18: 'Making a Scene at Christmas', Ballarat Botanic Gardens See Edition 10: brownhill.vic.au/newsletter
Wednesday 20: Ballarat Wholefoods Collective closes for 2017
Friday 22: School year finishes
Monday 25: 9.00 am, Christmas Day Worship at Brown Hill Uniting Church
January 2018Tuesday 2: Brown Hill Progress Association meeting, Brown Hill Hall (rear)
Friday 26: Australia Day Celebration in Brown Hill Reserve and at the Brown Hill Pool
Tuesday 30: School year begins
Wednesday 31: Ballarat Wholefoods Collective opens for 2018 (p.XX)
Wednesday 31: Caledonian Playgroup starts for 2018
Monday 5: Brown Hill Seniors 1.30 pm - 4.00 pm
Tuesday 6: Submissions and advertising due for Edition 11 of the Brown Hill Community Newsletter
Tuesday 6: Brown Hill Progress Association meeting, Brown Hill Hall (rear)
Friday 9: Ballarat Rockers rock-and-roll dance classes start for 2018
Thursday 15: Brown Hill Uniting Church Op. Shop opens for 2018
Friday 16: Delivery of Edition 11 of the Brown Hill Community Newsletter begins
Saturday 17: Top Katz Rockers Dance - 'Pirates and Wenches' Night. Brown Hill Hall
Ballarat Highland Dancers: 4:30pm during school term, Federation University Pipe Band Hall.
Ballarat Wholefoods Collective: 9:00-11:00am and 5:00-7:00pm, during school term.
Caledonian Playgroup: 9:00-11:00am, during school term, Caledonian Primary School.
Brown Hill Lions Club: 7.00pm for a 7.30pm start. Second Wednesday - business meeting. Fourth Wednesday - social dinner meeting