THE Courier today launches a new weekly sports video.
Sports journalist Melanie Whelan will host ""From The Press Box".
This will complement her weekly column of the same title, published in The Courier each Saturday and also online at www.thecourier.com.au
In the first video edition of "From The Press Box", Whelan chats with new Ballarat Rush basketball import and Australian Opals squad member Steph Cumming.
EASTER EVENTS LAUNCHES
BALLARAT Regional Tourism launches two major events to be contested in Ballarat over the Easter weekend.
The national marathon canoeing championships will be fought out on Lake Wendouree on Saturday and Sunday.
Ballarat will also be the setting for a junior tennis tournament.
VFL AT HOME
NORTH Ballarat Roosters play their first home on the VFL season on Saturday.
The Roosters clash with Sandringham at Eureka Stadium.
This will be the only football in Ballarat for the day.