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The Many Roles of Nellie Melba Exhibition

BMI - Library and Heritage Room 117-119 Sturt Street, Ballarat Central

In a celebration of the Ballarat Heritage Festival, Our Collections volunteers have created a small exhibition of images of roles Nellie performed during her stella career (all taken from our heritage collection of books). They have also collected news items about Nellie's performances here in Ballarat (from our collection of Heritage Newspapers. The exhibition will …

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BMI - Library and Heritage Room 117-119 Sturt Street, Ballarat Central

In a celebration of the Ballarat Heritage Festival, Our Collections volunteers have created a small exhibition of images of roles Nellie performed during her stella career (all taken from our heritage collection of books). They have also collected news items about Nellie's performances here in Ballarat (from our collection of Heritage Newspapers. The exhibition will …

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Painting with Geoff Roderick | 8 June 22 | Now fully booked

BMI - Library and Heritage Room 117-119 Sturt Street, Ballarat Central

Image: Seville Oranges (detail) | Geoff Roderick A workshop in painting basics. In these sessions Geoff will be using water based artists quality Gouache (poster paint). Geoff sites five reasons for choosing this medium to teach. It is opaque, (unlike watercolour which is transparent) this means freedom of expression as it's easy to cover any marks …

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$33.00
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Wendy McCarthy: Don’t Be Too Polite, Girls

The Ballaarat Mechanics' Institute 117-119 Sturt Street, Ballarat Central

Wendy McCarthy has been a trailblazer in the feminist movement in Australia for over 50 years. At this in-conversation event, she’ll discuss her tireless spirit for activism and change, as recounted in her new book Don’t Be Too Polite Girls. McCarthy’s inspiring memoir is filled with cautionary tales and insider stories about her experiences as …

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$10