Photographers Choice : Photos of the week

Millie Widdison and Larni Marshall in the preview to Ballarat's Rainbow Run. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Millie Widdison and Larni Marshall in the preview to Ballarat's Rainbow Run. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Lamb from Toland Merino Stud in Violet Town. PIC: KATE HEALY

Lamb from Toland Merino Stud in Violet Town. PIC: KATE HEALY

Paramedics protest outside Simon Ramsay's new office. Picture: Justin Whitelock

Paramedics protest outside Simon Ramsay's new office. Picture: Justin Whitelock

Andrew Powell holding some of the opiums. PIC: KATE HEALY

Andrew Powell holding some of the opiums. PIC: KATE HEALY

Head of the Lake Preview, Ballarat Grammar's Stephanie McMullin and Geoff Creber. PIC: KATE HEALY

Head of the Lake Preview, Ballarat Grammar's Stephanie McMullin and Geoff Creber. PIC: KATE HEALY

Damacus College Students, Demcee Davies, Jack Cuttler, Chloe Pearson and Carlie Steenhuis. PIC: KATE HEALY

Damacus College Students, Demcee Davies, Jack Cuttler, Chloe Pearson and Carlie Steenhuis. PIC: KATE HEALY

Premier Denis Napthine opening the Ballarat Specialist School farm campus's new bakery cafe. PIC: KATE HEALY

Premier Denis Napthine opening the Ballarat Specialist School farm campus's new bakery cafe. PIC: KATE HEALY

Narelle Tolliday at Curtain Call Studio is the first to introduce a new exercise craze, Barre Attack which combines pilates and ballet. PIC: KATE HEALY

Narelle Tolliday at Curtain Call Studio is the first to introduce a new exercise craze, Barre Attack which combines pilates and ballet. PIC: KATE HEALY

Maddy Veal rehearsing his act. PIC: KATE HEALY

Maddy Veal rehearsing his act. PIC: KATE HEALY

King-hit victim Daniel Lock. Picture: Adam Trafford

King-hit victim Daniel Lock. Picture: Adam Trafford

Clarendon College students celebrate at Head of the Lake. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Clarendon College students celebrate at Head of the Lake. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Ballarat Grammar students celebrate at Head of the Lake. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Ballarat Grammar students celebrate at Head of the Lake. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Ballarat High School boys celebrate their victory at Head of the Lake. Picture: Lachlan Bence

Ballarat High School boys celebrate their victory at Head of the Lake. Picture: Lachlan Bence

A tense moment during the East Ballarat and Naps-Sebas contest. Picture: Lachlan Bence

A tense moment during the East Ballarat and Naps-Sebas contest. Picture: Lachlan Bence

Josh Partington. Picture: Adam Trafford

Josh Partington. Picture: Adam Trafford

Damascus College enjoy their first Head of the Lake. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Damascus College enjoy their first Head of the Lake. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

St Pats get into the spirit at Head of the Lake. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

St Pats get into the spirit at Head of the Lake. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Loreto College arrive at Head of the Lake. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Loreto College arrive at Head of the Lake. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Ballarat High School get nice and loud at Head of the Lake. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Ballarat High School get nice and loud at Head of the Lake. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Jake Connolly at Clarendon College's 150th anniversary celebration. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Jake Connolly at Clarendon College's 150th anniversary celebration. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Warren Harris and his very rare 1949 Commer Karrier. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Warren Harris and his very rare 1949 Commer Karrier. Picture: Jeremy Bannister

Powershop CEO Ben Burge at Mt Mercer wind farm. Picture: Justin Whitelock

Powershop CEO Ben Burge at Mt Mercer wind farm. Picture: Justin Whitelock

Jack Hardy and Woady Yaloak Scarsdale campus has won How Does Your Garden Grow competition. Picture: Justin Whitelock.

Jack Hardy and Woady Yaloak Scarsdale campus has won How Does Your Garden Grow competition. Picture: Justin Whitelock.

Acting Sergeant Travis Johnson tries out the Digitector speed detector. Picture: Adam Trafford

Acting Sergeant Travis Johnson tries out the Digitector speed detector. Picture: Adam Trafford

Brighton Grammar School - Sebastion Nearchou & Oscar Armstong. Picture: Adam Trafford

Brighton Grammar School - Sebastion Nearchou & Oscar Armstong. Picture: Adam Trafford

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