Why there is more to the Ballarat Beat Rockabilly Festival than dancing, dress and rock music

Rochelle Kirkham
Updated February 11 2019 - 7:23am, first published February 9 2019 - 8:00pm
Lauren Thompson (aka Kandy Von Kisses). Picture: Brendan McCarthy
Lauren Thompson (aka Kandy Von Kisses). Picture: Brendan McCarthy

Ballarat Beat Rockabilly Festival is renowned for bringing the city alive with 1950s rock ‘n roll, but it is a weekend of more than petticoats, hair pieces, dancing and rock beats for those who attend. 

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Rochelle Kirkham

Rochelle covers court and has a particular interest in social issues including homelessness, food security and family violence.

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