Archive for the ‘Poverty Point’ Category

Mar 16

Time Capsule Additions

Time Capsule Additions

We have just added the following icons of Ballarat East to the Time Capsule of Ballarat. What else is needed to be added? Check it out here: and add your own places and photos and memories. Ballarat East Town Hall (historic) Ballarat East Town Hall Gardens – under threat The Tammy Fence Arthur Kenny Avenue of […]

Jun 6

A Reprieve for Poverty Point Tree

Love a great good news story. Here is the latest on the Poverty Point Tree. For the back story click here. Thank you to everyone who took the time to make a comment on the post, contacted Edith to give support and those who wrote to council about it. Its so great when we work […]

May 8

Poverty Point Tree

It seems people are lining up, literally, to help save this significant tree at Poverty Point. This significant tree is 5.5 metres (18ft) around – wow! It’s the big gum in the distance, directly above the new plantings. Read a resident’s letter about whats happening here!

May 5

A tree at Poverty Point

there’s a tree at risk of removal in the Poverty Point reserve…. we know because you told us! “Dear BE Net, This is by way of a distress signal from Poverty Point – it was part of the old Ballarat East, so please include this story! A few years ago a developer came and built […]

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