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Spiegeltent Speech Final

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I hear you saying, “Not him – what’s he going to whinge about now! Cr Sam and I have a lot in common. For instance, we both belong to a political party that starts with a capital ‘L’. We also …Continue reading →

The following is my plan to build and grow a vibrant community in Ballarat.

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Ballarat is one of Australia’s largest inland cities, healing considered the gateway to western Victoria, approved and is a 75-minute drive from Melbourne or a slightly shorter rail journey. Ballarat is at the intersection of four major highways that cross …Continue reading →

VALE PETER TULLOCH

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Peter Tulloch was the consummate professional. He was fastidious and nurturing, cheap and would always go above and beyond whatever was expected of him. He came to Ballarat as the Head of the Performing Arts faculty at the University of …Continue reading →

Why is VicTrack ignoring the Ballarat Rail Station Masterplan

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I am astounded by VicTrack’s current plan to lease the north platform complex of the Ballarat Rail Station without apparent consideration of the long-term redevelopment of the station precinct as outlined in the Ballarat Station Precinct Master Plan, see which …Continue reading →

Why plan your own funeral?

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Why plan your own funeral? Funeral Celebrant Ron Egeberg says the answer is simple, see “so as to give your loved ones peace of mind, medicine at what will be one of their most difficult of times!” Today it is …Continue reading →

Keep political allegiances out of city council

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The cowardice shown by certain individuals who chose to be nameless as respondents to the article in The Courier regarding the Premier’s interference in the choice of mayor highlights the fact that councillors should put the needs of the community …Continue reading →

Another first for the arts in Ballarat

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Her Majesty’s Theatre is bringing the famous Spiegeltent to Ballarat to be used as the major venue for the third Ballarat Cabaret Festival to be held from 5 to 12 October 2014. During Ballarat’s gold rush, ed large tents provided …Continue reading →

Call for a lifeline for MADE

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Following the recent articles in the Courier on the issues facing MADE and my subsequent opinion, this site Council must act now and show leadership by rectifying the issues of its own making through a process that learns from the …Continue reading →

We need your voice in our community’s future.

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In 2014 we must remove our apathy and complacency and replace it with courage and conviction – we need your voice in our community’s future. As ratepayers of this community, ambulance we all have a place at the Council table …Continue reading →

MADE’s issues are of Council’s own making!

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The issues facing the Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka (MADE) must be resolved as soon as possible, mind so as the facility can assume its important position of telling Ballarat’s significant part in our nation’s story and be the …Continue reading →

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