Around Ararat Today: July 25

Weather:

A shower or two today and a top of 12 degrees, while over the weekend we can expect more light rain on Saturday with a top of 13 before clearing for a mostly sunny day on Sunday and a top of 14.

Around Ararat Today:

7pm: The annual East Grampians Health Service Auxiliary's WWW dinner will be held tonight at the Ararat Performing Arts Centre with another wacky theme to follow last year's 'Swinging 60s' - See a future edition of The Ararat Advertiser for photos from the event.

Around Ararat This Weekend:

Saturday: Plenty of local football action in the Mininera with Moyston/Willaura and Wickliffe/Lake Bolac clashing at Moyston, while at Alexandra Oval the Eagles will host Tatyoon.

Tomorrow night the Ararat SES will hold their annual awards night at Chalambar Golf Club.

Sunday: The Ararat and Great Western communities are invited a family barbecue this Sunday at 12.30pm to be held at the Great Western Football Clubrooms to givethree local women a great send off on the Rover Dream project.

As part of National Tree Day, the Ararat Landcare Group will be planting trees in the Cemetery Creek area (off Grano and Nichol Streets) from 2pm-4pm.

Pic of the Day:

Father Brendan Davey celebrates Mass in front of 350 parishioners and friends at the Church of the Immaculate Conception last Sunday.

Father Brendan Davey celebrates Mass in front of 350 parishioners and friends at the Church of the Immaculate Conception last Sunday.

Quote of the Day:

“We decided to look at events and how council can support these events and make them more sustainable.” - Council’s community development and client services coordinator Robyn Hemley on a review into its Community Grants Program.

Trains:

All services are running on time according to V/Line.

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