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Equality campaign

Tiernan Brady, the Executive Director of the Equality Campaign will join local volunteers in Ballarat on Thursday October, 12 as the campaign reaches the halfway mark. This week the ABS revealed that more than 10 million postal surveys have now been returned, with an estimated 6 million survey forms still outstanding. Tiernan will encourage local volunteers to continue their efforts to drive a YES result for marriage equality by encouraging every resident to post their survey back. From 10.30am at Alfred Deakin Place, Camp Street, Ballarat the event willn be attended by Cr Samantha McIntosh, Mayor of City of Ballarat, Kirsten Holden from Equal Love Ballarat and Local volunteers

Festival svizzero italiano

The Hepburn Springs Swiss Italian Festa will be celebrating their 25th birthday this year. Featuring some of the old favourites: Adult and Children’s Art Prizes, Dinner at Bellinzona, Swiss Italian Festa Day, the Lantern Parade, and Fireworks Finale along with some new treats: Swiss Italian Cooking MasterClass at The Grande Hotel with Michelin star-experienced chef Domenico De Marco; the Ticini Grotto Long Lunch at Guildford Vinyard and of course lots of singing, dancing and story-telling. Running from Wednesday, October 18 to Sunday, October 22 in Hepburn Spings.  

Open day

Royal Freemasons Canadian Pines is an exciting opportunity to explore beautiful apartments. Saturday, October 14 from 11am to 3pm, 510 Kline Street Ballarat.