latest news

latest news


Merry Christmas and Office closure

18 Dec 2014

We wish members and friends a very Merry Christmas. We look forward to 'thinking ahead' with you in 2015.


'Planning for Ballarat's Future' Forum

12 Dec 2014

Committee for Ballarat, in conjunction with the Bank of Melbourne, held a Business Forum this morning at Craig’s Royal Hotel. Mike Day, is a founding partner of RobertsDay, and well renowned Planning, Design and Place Consultant, discussed and shared his


Committee for Ballarat congratulates the Labor party on their successful election to office.

01 Dec 2014

“We congratulate the Premier elect, Daniel Andrews, on his election win, together with local representatives, Sharon Knight, Member for Wendouree, Geoff Howard, Member for Buninyong and Louise Staley, Member for Ripon” said Committee for Ballarat - Chair,


State Election Scorecard

26 Nov 2014

In March 2014, we launched our State Election Strategy document, \"Advancing Ballarat & Western Region - preparing for growth\" On behalf of our members, we have worked to secure much needed funding for key projects so that we continue to enable sustainab


Funding announced - Major Sports and Entertainment Precinct

19 Nov 2014

Our Brand Ballarat project team are delighted by Premier, Dr Denis Napthine's announcement to fund the Major Sports and Entertainment Precinct. The establishment of this precinct is a key objective for this team - read more here and forms part of Committ


YMCA Board vacancy

06 Nov 2014

An opportunity exists to join the Board of the Ballarat YMCA: The YMCA was formed in Ballarat in 1878. It has proud to have continuously served the Ballarat and district community for the past 130+ years. The initial premises of th




Annual Report 2013-14

09 Oct 2014


New Brand Launched

08 Oct 2014

Together with Committee for Ballarat Chair, Judy Verlin, I had the privilege last night to launch our new Committee for Ballarat brand. At a special event held for members and guests at the Spiegeltent, we launched an exciting new brand reflective of o