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

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.

News

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 the Brown Hill Community Newsletter

February 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

March 2018

Sunday 4: Clean Up Australia Day. See: cleanupaustraliaday.org.au
Tuesday 6:
Brown Hill Progress Association meeting, Brown Hill Hall (rear)
Sunday 25:
Neighbour Day. See: neighbourday.org

October 2018

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

Weekly

Mondays

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

Tuesdays

Ballarat Highland Dancers: 4:30pm during school term, Federation University Pipe Band Hall.

Wednesdays

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