Only the two designated ruckmen will be allowed to battle at stoppages in the region’s football leagues this year.
Former Carngham-Linton player Mitch Giddings is joining North Ballarat City in the Ballarat Football League.
David Brehaut New Darley coach Heath Scotland will extend his playing career and line up in the Ballarat Football League this year.
Former Melton South coach Mark Pederson has joined Darley as an assistant coach in the BFL.
David Brehaut There will be no Ballarat homecoming for former West Coast Eagles defender Mitch Brown.
Busy start planned for bolstered-up Melton South in 2017.
Longstanding board member John Seeary is the Ballarat Football Netball League’s newest life member.
David Brehaut Ballarat Football Netball League will consider playing on Good Friday next year.
The Ballarat Football Netball League has continued its female football expansion with the creation of a position on its board of directors to oversee the portfolio
Ballarat will again lock horns with arch-rival Bendigo in the AFL Community Championships next year.