The sun shone down on hundreds of people enjoying the 2017 Brown Hill Community Festival. Image: Nigel Stevens Photo: Nigel Stevens

Brown Hill Community Festival

The 2018 Festival will be held on Friday 26 October 2018 at the magnificent Brown Hill Reserve. The inaugural Brown Hill Community Festival, held in 2016, was awarded Ballarat's Community Event of the Year!

The 2018 Brown Hill Community Festival will be held from 5.00-7.30pm on Friday 26 October 2018 at the Brown Hill Recreation Reserve, Humffray Street North. Stay up to date by following the 'Brown Hill Community Festival' on Facebook.

Local community groups will come together to offer a sausage sizzle, pancakes and cold drinks, each for a gold coin donation. Entertainment will include performances from students at Brown Hill Kindergarten, Caledonian Primary School and Woodman's Hill, a campus of Ballarat Secondary College. Family friendly activities such as face-painting and jumping castles will put smiles on lots of faces.

So save the date to make sure you can join our community for this award-winning event, celebrating all that we love about Brown Hill.

2017 Festival

The 2017 Brown Hill Community Festival on Friday 27 October, was a great success. Here is a link to the Festival Report.

You can download the 2017 Festival Poster (PDF 378 kB).

Hear a VoiceFM interview about the Festival on Monday 23 October with Sarah Greenwood-Smith from the Festival Committee (18 minutes).

2016 Festival

The inaugural Brown Hill Community Festival was held on Friday 28 October 2016 at the Brown Hill Recreation Reserve, 377 Humffray Street North, Brown Hill. Images are available on the Brown Hill Community Festival Facebook page.

'My Brown Hill' image competition

Find out more on the 'My Brown Hill' Image Competition page.



Facebook: Brown Hill Community Festival Facebook page

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Fire engines, Spiderman and faint traces of tomato sauce. Could this be little boy heaven? Photo: Ian Wilson