Goldfields Comedy Gala
When: Today 6.30pm
Where: Regent Cinemas, Lydiard Street North
Details: For one night only the Goldfields Comedy Gala brings together a shimmering line-up of the most hilarious stars from Australia and beyond. Sammy J, Dave Callan, Sarah Jones, Toby Muresianu, Cirque du Bloke and Dil Jayasinha will hit the stage tonight in what is expected to be a great night of laughs.
For more information visit www.comedygoldfields.com.au
Shearing the Alpacas
When: Sunday 10am-2pm
Where: Creswick Woollen Mills, Railway Parade, Creswick
Details: Ever seen an alpaca have a haircut? Drop by Creswick Woollen Mills to see our resident alpacas have their annual haircut.
Our guest shearer Debra Knight will be on hand to help our resident alpacas shed their woolly winter coat.
Take the time to enjoy Creswick Woollen Mills newest tourism experience, A Very Fine Yarn, and see where the fibre of the alpaca goes after it’s shorn.
When: Today 2pm
Where: Wesleyan Church, Clunes
Detail: The Wesley College Society for the Arts concert series brings Camerata Novesia, a chamber orchestra group from Germany, to perform at the Wesleyan Church.
The concert will be the orchestra’s first visit to Australia and to Clunes and will provide a wonderful opportunity for the outstanding restoration of the Wesleyan Church to be showcased in a wonderfully international, musical sense.
Adults $10, children free. For more information visit www.wesleycollege.net
Tim and Annie
When: Until November 3
Where: art Hall, Learmonth (next door to 321 Learmonth)
Details: Once a year art Hall has a big exhibition as an art community event.
This year the art Hall are hosting Tim Sedgwick and Anne Chibnall in, Tim and Anne, an exhibition of paintings, sculptures, prints and drawings.
The Funky Turtles band will be playing and there will be food and drink available.
When: Today and tomorrow 10am-4pm
Where: Five gardens in Ballarat area
Details: Celebrate beautiful Ballarat Gardens in Spring with local open gardens – most opened for the first time.
Meet owners and glean some local knowledge and a few ideas to take home. Admission $5, children free.
For a list of gardens visit www.fbbg.org.au or call 0407 324 466 or 0407 554 306.
Holiday & Cruise Centre World travel Expo
When: Sunday 10am-4pm
Where: Ballarat Mining Exchange
Details: Thinking of going on a holiday or needing some great travel ideas and information? If you answered yes then the Holiday 7 cruise Centre Ballarat World Travel Expo is for you. It is the perfect place to talk to specialists from cruise, touring and package holiday companies covering Australia and international holiday destinations. Admission is a gold coin donation.