Allendale East, 8 March 2018

The Allendale East area was settled in the early 1960’s from which time a store, schools, churches and a post office have serviced the community since. A cheese factory, hotel and stock pound operated until the early 1920’s. As the township developed the need for social and spiritual development led to the Community Hall being…

Natimuk, 14 March 2018

The tiny Wimmera town of Natimuk, population approximately 500, is known to many for Mount Arapiles, which is located around 10 kilometres west of the town. It is one of Australia’s best abseiling and rock climbing venues with a huge sandstone rock face and attracts visitors from all over the world. However, a visit to…

Pomonal, 15 March 2018

The State Government, Ararat Rural City Council, Workshop Architecture firm and passionate Pomonal community members worked together recently to recreate Pomonal Hall which has gone on to win two Architecture Awards in regional Victoria. On the 15th of March, Festival of Small Halls will visit Pomonal with internationally acclaimed folk artist Dave Gunning and Australia’s…

Apollo Bay, 16 March 2018

Apollo Bay – a seafood village embraced by tranquil beaches, rolling green hills and the Great Otway National Park. Turn the ‘out of office’ on and leave the high heels at home. Join the simple life with sand between your toes, sunshine on your back and fresh food in your belly. Kid’s roam with the…