The Miners Rest Plan


The City of Ballarat is partnering with the Miners Rest community to deliver ‘The Miners Rest Plan: Our Township Towards 2040’ The Plan is a long-term vision and action plan to help best manage change in Miners Rest into the future.

Miners Rest is one of six local townships participating in the City of Ballarat's Local Plans for our Townships Program.


The Plan will:

  • Give the community a collective long-term vision and action plan
  • Help community groups make a strong case when applying for grants or lobbying for funding
  • Give the City of Ballarat and Miners Rest community an in-depth understanding of the availability of, and need for, local services and infrastructure
  • Assist the City of Ballarat prioritise its investment in Miners Rest
  • Include actions the community can deliver itself
  • Assist the Miners Rest community and City of Ballarat to manage change
  • Provide the City of Ballarat with a detailed understanding of local planning issues that are important to the community and establish a  direction to guide these challenges.

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All members of the Miners Rest community are invited to:

1. Participate in the community drop-in session

When: Drop in anytime between 4pm to 7pm, Tuesday 21st March, 2017

Where: Miners Rest Primary School, 10 Dundas Street, Miners Rest

A free barbeque will be provided.

2. Share your thoughts about your town

What do you love about Miners Rest?

What do you imagine for Miners Rest?

What do you want to retain in Miners Rest?

Complete the survey online at


Submissions close at 5pm, Friday 7 April 2017.

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Want to know more about The Miners Rest Plan?

For more information, call the Strategic Planning Team at the City of Ballarat on (03) 5320 7420 or email


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