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SALVATION ARMY DIGITAL RED SHIELD APPEAL 26 May 2020

Did any of you miss the tin rattling this weekend? This is normally when the 2 Ballarat Salvo Corps go out and raise $50k for our local families and kids by rattling tins at intersections and collecting all that small change from us. The Ballarat Salvo's are asking you to go digital for this years door knock... Money raised through the Red Shield Appeal funds specialised projects locally to help people with needs that are unique and specific to our community. You can donate HERE. Read more »

LOCAL GOOD NEWS STORY - SOVEREIGN PRESS 26 May 2020

Sovereign Press have been working on a little side community project in these challenging times, they were able to transform their current operational abilities to create a disposable gown to help protect hospital staff. Whilst it's not a business solution to the downturn in their production it is a way of them continuing to support their community as they have done so for the past 19 years. They hope there isnt urgent need for these gowns but if there is they are able to expand the productions quickly to ensure they can help protect the committed people working on the front line at Ballarat Health Services.  Read more »

PLATE UP TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL BURGER DAY 26 May 2020

Forget about the kids going back to school, the really good news is that Thursday 28 May 2020 is National Burger Day! But with burgers this good, they couldn't possibly limit them to just one day, so with thanks to their participating venues, Plate Up Ballarat presents FOUR WHOLE DAYS of awesome burgers (28-31 May 2020). Check out these amazing creations, grab a (responsibly small) crew, and sample as many of these as you possibly can, to help give our wonderful hospitality industry a big boost after a dreary couple of months. See the full menu of burgers HERE Read more »