Ballarat breakfast report: March 23

WEATHER

Today will be partly cloudy and reach a top of 17 degrees, after a cold morning when at 9.30am it was still only 9.7 degrees. 

POLICE

Police are calling for anyone with information over an armed robbery in Carisbrook on Friday morning. 

A man attended the Carisbrook Transfer Station on Potts Lane shortly before 10.30am and had an altercation with the male attendant, where he then then retrieved a crowbar from the rear of a white ute and threatened the attendant and demanded money, before leaving the premises in the ute. 

Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or visit www.crimestoppers.com.au 



FIRE

Ballarat City Fire had a very quiet night with no call outs. This morning, they were quickly called out to a few alarms. 

SES and AMBULANCE

SES and Ambulance had nothing to report. 

TRAINS

Ballarat service is running well with no disruptions. For more information visit the V/Line website

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ON THE AGENDA

Ballarat's Harmony Fest is on today, a celebration of diversity in the community. The festival is being held in Camp Street from 11.30am to 5pm. For more information, follow this link. 

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