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Edition 1: January 2021

Edition 2: March 2021

Edition 3: May 2021

Editorial Policy

Generally, contributions should not exceed 250 words and up to two photographs per item may be submitted (but may not necessarily be published). However, if you have a feature-story which may require more words, please contact us with your idea. Material may be edited due to space, style, clarity or for legal reasons. The name and address of the person submitting any material must be provided (address not for publication). The Ballarat East Neighbourhood House reserves the right not to publish material considered to be offensive or inappropriate or which is not deemed to have community interest or relevance. The views expressed or information provided in this publication are not necessarily those of the Ballarat East Neighbourhood House, or its advertisers, sponsors or partners, including the City of Ballarat. This includes any officers, members, agents or contractors.

About the Ballarat East Community News

The Ballarat East Community News is a project of the Ballarat East Neighbourhood House. Its establishment in early 2021 has been supported by the City of Ballarat through a Community Impact Grant.

Frequency and distribution

This publication is printed six times each year. In 2021, it will be distributed in February, March, May, July, September and November to around 7000 letterboxes in the suburbs of Ballarat East, Canadian, Eureka, Golden Point, Mount Pleasant and Warrenheip.

Editions One and Two have been delivered by Australia Post. From Edition 3 onwards, the Ballarat East Community News will be delivered by a team of local community volunteers, a key community development element of this project.

Contact Us if you would like to find out more about joining our Volunteer Delivery Team.

You can subscribe to be emailed a link to the full-colour PDF of each edition by registering online.

Contributors

Editions One, Two and Three were compiled by Ballarat East Neighbourhood House staff. Future editions will be compiled by volunteers with support from Neighbourhood House staff. If you would like to join the volunteer team who write stories, take photos, create drawings, interview people, edit, proof read and do the layout of the publication, please contact us: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./ 0422 612 052. 

Advertising

We would like to thank the advertisers in this edition for financially supporting this important project for broader Ballarat East.

Advertising rates per edition for the 2020/2021 financial year are:

  • $100 + GST: Business Card
  • $200 + GST: Banner
  • $500 + GST: Half page

From the July 2021 edition, advertising rates will increase in order for this project to remain finaicially self-sustaining.

Please contact us if you would like to support this project and promote your business/organisation.

Next Edition

Articles and ideas for Edition 4 are due by Friday 2 July 2021 by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or in hard copy to the Ballarat East Neighbourhood House office (Barkly Square, 25-39 Barkly Street, Ballarat East). Opening hours: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm Tuesdays to Fridays during school term. We recommend making an appointment by email or calling 0422 612 052Please read the editorial policy above.

The views expressed or information provided in this publication are not necessarily those of the Ballarat East Community News or Ballarat East Neighbourhood House, including any officers, members, agents, volunteers or contractors.

This publication is licensed as Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International.

This publication is printed locally on 100% recycled paper by a family-owned business, Ballarat Mailworks.

ISSN: 2652-9815 (Print)

ISSN: 2652-9823 (Online)