Ballarat Breakfast Report: February 25


Expect some sunshine today as we head for a top of 29 degrees. 

However, don't expect this fantastic weather to stick around with the possibility of rain forecast for tomorrow.  It is predicted we will only get to 22 degrees on Wednesday. 

Looking ahead to the weekend, expect even more rain. There is a possibility of showers on Saturday, Sunday and next Monday. 


It was another quiet night for police with nothing to report. 

However, four licensed venues have signed up to the Ballarat Liquor Accord taking the guidlelines further outside the CBD. 

 The Western Hotel (Sturt Street), Red Lion Hotel (Main Road), Miners Tavern (Lydiard Street) and Freight Bar and Restaurant (Mair Street) signed on to the accord and help the pledge towards maintaining safety in Ballarat’s streets and nightspots.

Police also told the Courier yesterday, that there was no update in the investigation into the death of Bruiser, a dog who was shot by a Ballarat Police officer. 


Fire crews experienced one of their quietest nights in a long time. 

Ballarat Fire Brigade had no call outs, however, are still warning residents to be vigilant during the fire season.  


Nothing to report from Ambulance crews. 


No delays to report on any train lines across Victoria. 


Today we will be heading to  Ballarat Taxis to talk to them about  the 50th anniversary of Victorian Taxi Association


Owner of shot Wendouree dog demands answers

Rivers plan revised with fewer jobs than expected

Running Man coming to Ballarat