The temperatures are slowly starting to creep up again with a sunny weekend expected to see the people of the city out and about.
Morning fog then mostly sunny with a top of 15 today.
Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.
TODAY'S TOP STORY
The Black Hill Swimming Pool may receive a lifeline and stay open if the swell of community supports turns into a potential business model to run the facility.
The City of Ballarat is expected to work with key community members to discover if there is a potential business model to save the facility and hand it over to the community.
Police continue to investigate a gruesome act of animal cruelty after a wombat was decapitated on Wednesday.
The wombat was found dead in Lyonville after being decapitated on a picnic table at a public reserve.
A quiet night for fire crews with just one false alarm at a residence on St Michaels Place in Lake Gardens just after 8.30pm on Thursday.
Paramedics attended no trauma cases overnight.
There are no reported delays on the Ballarat line according to the @vline_ballarat Twitter feed.
ON THE AGENDA
Today we will be celebrating the 100th birthday at a legacy lunch.