Ballarat breakfast report: May 15

Who can guess where our breakfast report picture was taken this morning?
Who can guess where our breakfast report picture was taken this morning?


Today looks like being the best day of the week with a top of 19 degrees and not a cloud in sight. 

Those of you who are after some more rain will be waiting until next week with  only a small chance of showers over the weekend.  


Police are appealing for information after a burglary at a church in Daylesford earlier this week. 

Police have been told a number of items were removed from within the church, on Central Springs Road, sometime on Tuesday night.

The value of the items stolen from the church is in excess of $100,000 and include items from the 17th century. 

Detectives are appealing for anyone with information about the burglary or anyone who may have witnessed any suspicious activity within the vicinity of the church to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or visit 


Fire crews had three call-outs overnight.

Crews were called to a small fire at Nazareth House early in the evening.

Around 2am crews were also called to a fire near the old Ballarat Golf Course where they believe someone was attempting to conduct a burn-off. 


Nothing to report from local paramedics. 


No problems for commuters so far with trains running on time. 


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