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The Grants Policy provides a consistent, streamlined approach for community groups and organisations seeking funding for programs, events, products and services that bring a wide range of benefits to Ballarat.
Funding for Tourism Toolkit to assist World Heritage Bid
Twelve Central Victorian Councils have welcomed $50,000 in Victorian Government funding to help build the capacity of the region’s visitor economy, with improvements aimed at supporting a future World Heritage Listing bid for the Central Victorian Goldfields. On behalf of their local government counterparts in Central Victoria, the Cities of Ballarat and Greater Bendigo are leading the campaign to place parts of the Central Victorian Goldfield...
$5 million Airport Funding Welcomed by City of Ballarat
The City of Ballarat has welcomed advice that its bid for $5 million in federal funding through the Regional Airport Program has been successful. Ballarat Mayor, Cr Ben Taylor says the upgrade of infrastructure at Ballarat Airport has been a long-held priority for Council which has worked over many years to secure funding to complete necessary work. “Council has committed $5...
Media Response - Airport Funding
The following is in response to a question from the Ballarat Times about matching Council funding for the Ballarat Airport Project. The City of Ballarat had committed $5m to the Ballarat Airport Project if the Federal Government application was successful. Within the City of Ballarat capital program there is the ability to re-organise priorities and provide the $5million in funding for the Ballarat Airport Projec...
Media Response | New funding for regional councils
The following statement from the Mayor of the City of Ballarat, Councillor Ben Taylor, is in response to media enquiries about new federal funding for regional areas:
We recently adopted the Miners Rest Township Plan. The Township Plan was prepared following extensive community consultation and seeks to: Establish a long-term community vision for Miners Rest Develop a prioritised action plan Help authorities prioritise investment in Miners Rest Provide a sound basis for grant applications and lobbying for funding Identify potential Ballarat Planning Scheme land us...
Field Air's big vision
In April 1963, armed with a big vision, the late Ray Mackay chose carefully when he started his agricultural aerial spraying and spreading company at Ballarat Airport.
Data flows from Lake Wendouree
A new project harnessing smart technology is not only helping Lake Wendouree users make the most of their visits, it’s also changing the way the lake is managed and could provide a template to help the City of Ballarat work smarter across its operations.
FAQs and further resources
What should I do? Join the thousands of Ballarat residents who recycle the right way. From 30 September 2019: STOP putting glass is your yellow recycling bin Re-use glass products such as jars when possible Take your glass bottles or jars to one of Council’s free glass drop-off sites OR you can put glass bottles and jars in your rubbish bin and they will go to landfill Clean, plastic containers from your kitchen...