Brown Hill Community Hub

Brown Hill Community Hub

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.


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.


One Humanity Shower Bus

Fr. Constantine from St. Paul's Anglican Church in Ballarat spoke at the Brown Hill Uniting Church's April Men's Breakfast about the 'One Humanity Shower Bus' project.

He posed the question, "How would you deal with not knowing where your next shower was coming from?" This sobering thought is a harsh reality for our city’s homeless.

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Autumn Delights along the Yarrowee

After the success of our March frog survey and botanical drawing class, we ran another round. As the weather was a bit dubious, the kind owners of the Brown Hill Pub let us sit out on the back balcony to conduct the botanic drawing class from where we could overlook the vegetation and still have great natural light.

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Diary dates

Information about these activities can be found in Edition 8 of the Brown Hill Community Newsletter

October 2017

Saturday 21: Top Katz Rockers - Rock and Roll Dance

Friday 27: 5.00-7.30pm, 2017 Brown Hill Community Festival, Brown Hill Reserve 

Saturday 28: 2.00-4-00pm, Brown Hill FireAware Cluster Information Sessions for Russell Sq Cluster & Finlay/Bradbury St Cluster - Caledonia Primary School, Thompson St. Details: Hazen 0408 690 493

November 2017

Saturday 4: 2.00-4.00pm, Brown Hill FireAware Cluster Information Session for Janson Rd/Stringybark Drive Cluster - 14A Janson Rd, Brown Hill. Details: Hazen 0408 690 493

Sunday 5: 2.00-4.00pm, Brown Hill FireAware Cluster Information Session for Coorabin Estate Cluster - Glen Park Primary School, Ralston Rd, Glen Park. Following on from Glen Park Fire Brigade Open day. Details: Hazen 0408 690 493

Coming Up



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


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.

Ballarat Masters Football Club: 6:00pm (until 27 September), Russell Square.

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