Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog and some isolated showers from the late morning until evening. Top today of 14 degrees.
Quote of the Day:
"Far too many times I discover that certain individuals and even groups of people behave in such a manner that police have to intervene. This is highly unacceptable and the streets and town is for everyone, not just these few that feel they can behave as they please." - Senior Sergeant Damian Ferrari, on the police crackdown on alcohol abuse and bad behaviour in Ararat. See Friday's Ararat Advertiser for full story.
Pic of the Day:
Movie of the Week:
Jersey Boys (M) - Musical-Drama that tells of the rise, the tough times and personal clashes, and the ultimate triumph of a group of friends whose music became symbolic of a generation. Main Cast: Christopher Walken, Freya Tingley and James Madio. Now showing at Ararat's Astor Cinema.
Coaches will replace trains between Melbourne and Ballarat from Saturday June 28 to Tuesday July 15. Trains will continue to operate between Ballarat and Ararat/Maryborough. Ballarat trains will no longer stop at North Melbourne station from July 16.