Page Style:

  • Black/White
  • White/Black
  • Yellow/Blue
  • Standard

Current Style: Standard

Text Size:

Current Size: 100%

News and Events

Viewing News and Events

To read Portable Document Format files, also known as PDFs, you will need a PDF reader. 

You can download a free PDF reader from the Adobe website. 

Logo for Adobe reader, hyperlinked to Adobe website where you can download the free PDF reader

Uploading News and Events

Disability respite providers who offer services in the Grampians region can add details of their news and events here. Simply use the + Add your news and events link to post news items. Please include all relevant details in the body of the article.  For accessibility purposes, please do not upload PDFs  unless you also add an accessible Word version.

Articles will be sent to the Grampians Respite web manager for editorial approval before they appear in the listings.   Please note that articles may receive light editing as deemed necessary by the web manager.

NOTE: Articles will only be accepted for disability respite and recreation services. 

Add news Post your News or Event                                              

» View all news and events

Latest News

PowerChair Sports Interest Survey


The City of Ballarat Sport & Active Living have put together in the hope of getting an idea of how much interest there is in the Community for Power Chair Sports (see attached flyer).

The survey is to give an indication of interest to see if we can host a pilot program here in Ballarat.

Link to the survey -

Keeley’s Cause Christmas Party for Children with Disabilities


Saturday 8th December, 10am – 3pm

Ballan Racecourse, Racecourse Road Ballan

Cost: Gold coin donation per person on entry

*children with disabilities receive wristband, free BBQ lunch and more * conditions apply

  • Rides
  • Kids Karaoke
  • Food vendors
  • Market stalls
  • Entertainment including Bethany Fisher and her Dancers

More information to come. See:

Carers Victoria ‘MIND THE STEP’

 For those who are looking to maintain a healthy mind while caring for someone Come along and:
• Learn how to feel better about yourself and your future
• Create more balance in your life
• Explore options and regain control over your choices
• Connect with local people
• Light meal included

Ballarat Sessions

Wednesday Evening Group 5.00pm - 8.00pm on 24, 31 October and 7 November 2018

Thursday Daytime Group 10.00am - 1.00pm on 25 October and 1, 8 November 2018

© 2010 All Rights Reserved Site developed and hosted by Infoxchange Australia