Home Tags Ballan

Tag: Ballan

LOOK WHAT’S COMING!

POW! WHAM! and BANG! were just some of the words used on the TV screen when the Batman show was running. In 2020, the...

Rollover delays train commuters

By Helen Tatchell A blown tyre caused a truck to lose control and roll at a train intersection in wet conditions last week. A Victoria Police...

Contributing to the need

By Helen Tatchell “Staggered by the community response”, is how a business owner described donations for bushfire victims and animals in East Gippsland. Asha Shanahan, proprietor...

‘Thanks mate’

By Helen Tatchell It started out as a truck convoy of hay from Ballan to bushfire ravaged towns in East Gippsland; it ended with raw...

It’s been a good ride…off the sheep’s back

By Meg Kennedy An iconic Ballan business will see a change of hands this New Year. Rodney and Wendy Harrison have been operating The Skin Inn...

Streets ahead

By Meg Kennedy After almost two-years of work, Ballan’s Inglis street upgrade is finally complete. The finished streetscape was officially opened on Tuesday, 17 December by...

Blitz completed

By Meg Kennedy The Ballarat train line is up-and-running again, after a 23-day work blitz throughout November. Services returned to the Ballarat line on Monday, 2...

Mate gives mate broken bones

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) A game of ‘chicken’ on a main road between two friends, may have stretched the friendship after one received...

History for sale

By Meg Kennedy Another historical building in Moorabool is on the market – this time in the main street of Ballan. The Old Post and Telegraph...

A ton of bags

By Meg Kennedy Women across the country who are experiencing homelessness will be aided by the donations from Ballan locals this Christmas. Resident Natalie Tingate...