Entries for author "sgreenwoodsmith"

Hidden Orchard Helps

Ellen Burns (left) from The Hidden Orchard and Pat Green (right)

We interviewed Ellen Burns, a Brown Hill local and one of the founding members of The Hidden Orchard. Ellen introduced us to Pat Greene, who has a fabulous fig tree in her Brown Hill backyard.

Vale Rhonda Peters (nee Simkin)

On Thursday 30 November 2017, peacefully at home surrounded by family and friends, Brown Hill local, Rhonda Peters passed away. She fought hard and can now rest. Her family says, "Love you more. xxx."

Vale Lyn O'Brien

In November 2017, Brown Hill local, Lyn O'Brien passed away after a short illness.

Closure of Brown Hill Post Office

Brown Hill Post Office Closure August 2017

The Brown Hill Post Office is temporarily closed.

Walking maps

The City of Ballarat, in consultation with the Brown Hill Progress Association and Brown Hill Partnership, is creating a series of maps to encouraging walking in Brown Hill.