Welcome to a weekly feature for The Courier, where we show a selection of cartoons from our resident artist, John Ditchburn.
More commonly known throughout Ballarat as 'Ditchy', the veteran cartoonist brings you a different take on what's making news in Ballarat.
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You've probably seen his work in our print edition, as well as in our online stories, but we now bring it to you all in one place.
READ MORE: BALLARAT'S DITCHY IS A MAN OF MANY PARTS
Firefighters continue their hard work across the country as fires destroy homes, animals and habitat.
Air quality continues to be a concern across Ballarat due to fires burning in the east and in Tasmania.
It's controversial and it's right here in Ballarat.
The Ballarat community is getting together to help our legendary animals who have had their habitat destroyed in the bushfires that have torn through parts of the country - this time by making nesting boxes.
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