15 Jun 2017
Committee for Ballarat has urged the federal government to give business certainty and support the chief scientist's energy market review.
13 Jun 2017
The Freight Hub is absolutely vital for the future of BWEZ and will be pivotal for creating new jobs and encouraging entrepreneurs to invest here
04 May 2017
The Victorian Government will move 600 public sector jobs to Ballarat at a cost of $47.8 million as part of a four-year plan to decentralise the workforce.
03 May 2017
After years of speculation, Ballarat's public sector jobs push has finally been answered, with the state government committing to shifting 600 roles to the Civic Hall site.
29 Apr 2017
As Ballarat lobbies Canberra and Spring Street for a public service jobs boon, it's timely to look at what's needed to ensure a successful department shift.
27 Apr 2017
Transforming our city into the heart of western Victoria relies on the ability to attract jobs, students and higher-density housing into central Ballarat. The success of the bold CBD vision relies on the creation of up to 1000 government jobs.
25 Apr 2017
While the Ballarat line has been the main recipient of the first of 48 train carriages rolled out by the state government, commuters on the service can expect to keep standing for some time yet.
22 Apr 2017
Representatives from the City of Ballarat, Commerce Ballarat and Committee for Ballarat have all listed an influx of government jobs at the top of the their wishlist ahead of the 3 May Budget, with council putting the desired figure at 1000 positions.
19 Apr 2017
Commuters on the Ballarat train line are set to experience unprecedented phone signal improvement after the state government gave the green light to the $18 million mobile service upgrade along the state’s five busiest V/Line train routes.
17 Apr 2017
Ballarat is seeking to lead the way in renewable energy with plans to develop a wind turbine technician TAFE course, the first of its kind in Australia.
08 Apr 2017
Committee for Ballarat, together with a number of other advocacy groups, councils and politicians, has been lobbying the federal government to contribute funding to improve Victoria's regional rail service.
29 Mar 2017
An all-female delegation consisting of the Mayor and CEO of the City of Ballarat and the Chair and CEO of Committee for Ballarat travelled to Canberra in the last week of March to lobby the federal government in the lead-up to the Budget.