Around Ararat Today: August 28

Today is national Meals on Wheels Day!

Weather:

Areas of fog early in the morning, before another sunny day. Overnight temperatures fell to between 5 while we should reach a top this afternoon of 20 degrees.

Around Ararat Today:

The Ice Bucket Challenge continues, with staff at the Ararat RSL taking part from 9am.

The Salvation Army's Music and Movement program for babies and preschoolers will be begin today from 10am. For more information phone Lynne Turnbull on 0459 400 256 or 5352 2720.

Ararat 800 Primary School will stage the locally penned Send in the Clowns this week at the Ararat Performing Arts Centre, opening tonight from 7.30pm. A second show will be held tomorrow at the same time. You can purchase your tickets by clicking HEREAdults $15 and children $5.

​Quote of the Day:

"We left it to absolutely the last moment and had to rely on other results to just get there, so yes relief is a good word." - Ararat joint-coach David Hosking ahead of the Rats' elimination final against Minyip/Murtoa. Full preview in tomorrow's edition of The Ararat Advertiser.

Pic of the Day:

Ararat Active8 participants Lydia Jackson, Kerri-Lee Pitches, Sandy Burton, Jess Praag, Louise Grey, Mick Roache and Deb Slorach have hit the halfway mark of the program. See tomorrow's edition of The Ararat Advertiser for an update on their progress. Absent - Absent was Narelle Smart.

Ararat Active8 participants Lydia Jackson, Kerri-Lee Pitches, Sandy Burton, Jess Praag, Louise Grey, Mick Roache and Deb Slorach have hit the halfway mark of the program. See tomorrow's edition of The Ararat Advertiser for an update on their progress. Absent - Absent was Narelle Smart.

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