In 2013, 565 vouchers were distributed for families in our region who need help with the purchase of school essentials. […]
By NICOLE CAIRNS
The Courier June 7, 2013, 11:30 p.m.
ROCKWIZ’s first ever regional show, the city and cast were buzzing with excitement as the rock knowledge of those that attended the show was put to the test last night. […]
2013 Funded Programs Consideration of the numerous applications for funding through United Way Ballarat and The Ballarat Foundation has been a huge job but a team of dedicated volunteers have taken on the challenge and have made their decisions. Pooling of resources of the two organisations has allowed for funding of 26 different projects […]
Click below to see the 2012 Newsletters […]
The winner of the Matthew George Young Stockman Award for 2012 is Cameron Cutler, a passionate young property and stud cattle manager from Neerim South in Victoria. The Award was presented at the Royal Melbourne Show at the conclusion of the Angus judging in the Cattle Pavilion by Geoff Sharp, CEO of The Ballarat Foundation. […]
The recipients this year are: The Buninyong Good Life Festival, Pinarc Disability Support and The Ballarat Toy Library. […]
The winner of the Matthew George Young Stockman Award for 2011 is Ms Tahnee Manton a young breeder from Inverell in New South Wales. […]
Click below to see the 2011 Newsletters […]
Click below to see the 2011 Vital Signs report and coverage in The Courier. […]
Ms Rachael Wheeler a young cattle breeder from Dubbo in New South is named the 2010 Matthew George Young Stockman Award winner.
Living in Rural NSW city of Dubbo, Rachael was first introduced to the cattle industry by her aunt, Lyn Frecklington, who took Rachael and her younger sister to an Angus Youth Roundup at Albury Wodonga. In her own words Rachael was “completely hooked”, with cattle being the focus of her life ever since. […]
By Meg Rayner (Courtesy the Courier)
A SHINY pair of new school shoes is a given for most children returning to school next week.
But unfortunately, some have to make do with second-hand, ill-fitting pairs from the op-shop. […]
The inaugural Matthew George Young Stockman Award winner was announced at the VSC Angus Dinner held in the Port Phillip Room at the Royal Melbourne Show last Thursday evening, 24th September.
Ms Clare Bruggemann a young breeder and University Student from Mallala in South Australia flew to Melbourne to receive the award. […]