Latest Ararat News

Digital Opportunities Roadshow online success
Ararat Gallery TAMA digitisation project delves into arts law
16 dog attacks in eight weeks prompts Council warning
Council thanks volunteers during National Volunteer Week
Ancient Geology contributes to minerals exploration and investment
Ararat and Northern Grampians celebrate IDAHOBIT Day
20 new jobs for Ararat Rural City thanks to Working for Victoria fund
Books still available from Ararat Library through Drop and Swap program
Investigation continues into fatal collision at Great Western
Police investigate fatal collision at Great Western
Pomonal, Moyston and Willaura to benefit from Great Vic Bike Ride later
Ararat Community Relief Centre open for business
Major Works On Ballarat Line
Ararat brigade moves into new station
Ararat Rural City Council still working for community
COVID-19 UPDATE – Council to pay all outstanding invoices within
UPDATE – Ararat Rural City Council service arrangements during COVID-19
Local business impacts from outbreak of COVID-19
Ararat Rural City Council suspends services for community’s protection during COVID-19 pandemic
Partnershipping Project sails into Riddoch
Warrant issued for Brady Butwell
Missing moggie reunited with owners after seven years missing thanks to microchip
Ararat Mayor chosen for Local Government advisory panel
Sloane Street development preferred contractor selected
Façade grants allocated – more grants available
Tinsel my Town winner announced
Twin Bridges works now complete
Road closures for movie filming
Australia Day 2020 in Ararat Rural City
Ararat Rural City Australia Day nominations now open
East Grampians Business Awards winners announced
World Migrant Day lunch to celebrate our multicultural community
Work progressing on twin bridges at Glenlofty
Ararat Wind Farm Sustainable Grants awarded
Positive ageing forum in Ararat next week
Free lifeguard course to lead to summer jobs
Digital marketing workshops to help local small businesses
Vote in People’s Choice category in business awards
Council contributes to Walker Swamp restoration
Arrest of evader in Stawell
Tradesman charged with stalking in Warracknabeal
Business as usual at Ararat Fitness Centre and pools
Family and neighbors arrest Horsham burglar
East Grampians Business Awards open for entries
Electric car recharge station open for business
Ararat Fitness Centre to undergo major upgrade after Council brings centre management in-house
Ararat Rural City Council allays recycling concerns
Alexandra Oval netball court tender awarded to local business