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Mar 8
2016

Imagine Ballarat East

Imagine Ballarat East

Our long awaited Strategic Planning for the East has begun. Late last year a group of reps of the East, including BE Net discussed the boundaries of Ballarat East to kick start the process of gathering feedback about what is important to the East. While the East has been giving feedback informally for many years, […]

Mar 5
2016

And we are back…

And we are back…

Hello Easties, have you missed us? The last 12 months have been very trying for me (Erin) personally, with the loss of both my gorgeous mum and my darling dad. Hence no posts, email troubles and the rise of the facebook page. It hasn’t stopped the over development of the East though! Now seems a […]

Jul 27
2015

Poppet Heads

Poppet Heads

Does anyone knows the locations of these 2 poppet heads in the Ballarat East section of this old panorama. The first is a small one NNE of the fire station at about 1-2o’clock? Can you see it? The other is a much larger one like the replica they have at sovereign  hill to the very […]

May 19
2015

Ballarat Strategy – have your say

Ballarat Strategy – have your say

The Draft Ballarat Strategy is on exhibition until June 5th 2015.  Have Your Say! Ballarat Imagine gave us the community’s vision for Ballarat in 2040. Ballarat will grow substantially by 2040 – this is unavoidable. We need to find ways to grow and achieve our vision at the same time. The ‘Draft’ Ballarat Strategy (April […]

Apr 26
2015

FoCC Update

FoCC Update

Hi Friends, A big thankyou to all the Friends who attended the Open House on the Canadian Park last weekend. The Department recorded over 170 visitors to Earth Ed and were very pleased with the range and quality of the issues and wishes raised with DELWP and City of Ballarat Officers. The department has also […]

Apr 23
2015

Off to VCAT we go…

Off to VCAT we go…

So Telstra are taking the City of Ballarat to VCAT to allow the development of a telecommunications tower in historic Eureka St, Ballarat East. There have been a lot of great ideas given to Telstra about ways to proceed that the community would agree with. Unfortunately they have chosen to ignore those. Locals are putting […]

Apr 21
2015

Have your say on St Paul’s Way

Have your say on St Paul’s Way

St Paul’s Way – have your say – up until May 1st 2015 Proposed Residential and Commercial Development ‘Marvella Heights’ St Pauls Way, Bakery Hill: http://www.ballarat.vic.gov.au/pbs/city-strategy/planning-scheme-amendments/on-exhibition/amendment-c191-and-plp2014829-marvella-heights.aspx Amendment C191 to the Ballarat Planning Scheme proposes to: Rezone the land from Public Use Zone Schedule 5 (Education) to the Mixed Use Zone Rezone the road reserve to […]

Apr 18
2015

Kline St

Kline St

NUMBER: PLP/2015/182 ADDRESS: 336 Kline Street, Ballarat East PROPOSAL: Additions to existing dwelling, and development of two additional dwellings DEVELOPER: V. Galati DATE FOR SUBMISSIONS: 16 days from the 9th April (for us that makes it 24th April to be safe, however remember you can make a submission up until a decision is made). Residents […]

Apr 14
2015

Greening Ballarat

Greening Ballarat

“Greening Ballarat through local water management”. There are excellent opportunities in Ballarat to support urban greening through local stormwater management that provides water to plants while also protecting our waterways and reducing urban runoff. The City of Ballarat is engaging with its community and stakeholder groups to hear your ideas on where and how to […]

Apr 4
2015

Its the little things – literally

Its the little things – literally

We have been inundated with letters that are requests for help. We’ve been sending everyone here first: http://ballarateast.net/how-do-i/ Then we had a quick look at the current situation, and its left us reeling: Development of five additional dwellings and six lot subdivision – 14 Dodds Lane – PLP/2014/964 Amendment to Planning Permit PLP/2013/433 by Construction […]

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