30 Jan 2013The City of Ballarat has the option to declare a locally significant day or Melbourne Cup Day as the public holiday for Ballarat. This is your opportunity to choose which day you would like to see as the public holiday for 2013. This day will be considered as the public holiday for the next 4 years. 1. Melbourne Cup Day – Tuesday 5 November, 2013 2. Ballarat Show Day – Friday 8 November, 2013 3. Eureka Day – Monday 2 December, 2013 Have your say during February via: Web: www.ballarat.vic.gov.au/haveyoursay In person: Survey forms are available in The Courier every Friday or can be collected at Council’s Customer Service Centre, The Phoenix, 25 Armstrong Street South Twitter: twitter.com/cityofballarat Facebook: facebook.com/ballaratcity Post: Fill in the survey form available every Friday in The Courier or download it online and post to City of Ballarat, PO BOX 655, Ballarat, VIC, 3350 Survey closes Thursday 28 February. Feedback will go to an Ordinary Meeting of Ballarat City Council for consideration on Wednesday 13 March.