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Service at Toy Library

Ballarat Girl Guides have provided service at the Ballarat Toy Library.


Mug Muster

Mugs are needed to help out the Breezeway Ballarat program. Find out how you can help.


Victorian Contingent Logo Competition

Competition to design a logo for the Victorian contingent of Guides who will attend the Sydney Jamboree in 2018.


Girl Guide Shop

Check out the video of our new Guide Shop at the Docklands.

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Japanese Guide Visit – Last Day

Today we farewelled our Japanese Girl Guides and took them to Melbourne to prepare for their journey home to Inagawa. We will miss them all.

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Japanese Guide Visit – Saturday

Today our Ballarat Guides enjoyed an Aussie Activity Day at Pax Hill with the visiting Japanese Guides

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Japanese Guide Visit – Friday

Our Japanese Girl Guides have spent the day experiencing schooling at Phoenix P-12 Community College.

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Japanese Guide Visit – Thursday

The Japanese Guides had a day in the City of Ballarat. They spent time at the Town Hall, followed by shopping before visiting a local Guide unit.

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Japanese Guide Visit – Wednesday

Our Japanese Guides have played mini golf and visited the MADE centre at Eureka.

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Japanese Guide Visit – Tuesday

Our Japanese Girl Guides spent the day at the Ballarat Wildlife Park.

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Japanese Guide Visit – Monday

Our Japanese Girl Guides visited Lumen Christi Primary School, Sovereign Hill and Mt Clear Secondary College.

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Preparing for Japanese Girl Guides

Ballarat Guides have been preparing for a visit from a Girl Guide unit in Inagawa, Japan.


Ballarat Guide providing service in Nepal

Local Guide, Brianna, and her family are headed to Nepal to provide service after the earthquake Her Guide unit have provided items for the Nepalese children.

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Light Painting at Guides

Girl Guides have been introduced to the fun of light painting with a visit from We Shoot Stuff.

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No Guiding Lights

This week a Girl Guide unit held an Earth Hour activity. Heaters and lights were turned off for the night and the girls enjoyed an evening of darkness.

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BP Award for Ballarat Guides

Congratulations to Ashleigh and Elizabeth who have been presented with a peak achievement award at the 2017 State BP Award Certificate Presentation event.

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Guides at 2017 ANZAC Day Services

On a wet Tuesday morning, Girl Guides from Ballarat have attended various local ANZAC Day services.


Active April – Gymnastics

Gymnastic Sessions Have you all registered for the Premier’s Active April Challenge? The Ballarat Gymsports  are running some holiday session that can definitely count as physical activity. Run Tumble Fly…

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The Ballarat Table Tennis Stadium are providing an opportunity for families to participate in a session of table tennis during Active April. [Sunday April 23, 2017]

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Harmony Day with a Chinese Lion

Ballarat Begonia Junior Girl Guides celebrated Harmony Day with a Lion Team training session for the Chinese Australian Cultural Society. They learnt dances, wore costumes and played drums.