What’s On - Ballan Autumn Festival

What’s On

The 2019 Ballan Autumn Festival is proudly brought to you by our Official Association Partner:

Moorabool Windfarm

#BAF2019 PRESENTS

Lance DeBoyle

And

Gabrriell LabucciJoin our very special, magical, and talented Emcees Lance DeBoyle and Gabriella Labucci in the afternoon.

Anne EskdaleBallan’s own Anne Eskdale will be hosting during the morning to open Ballan’s Academy of Magic.

CWA

CWA Ballan and District

Join the CWA for their famous Cake Stall, there will even be a magical cake!

Devonshire Tea Party

9Am to 12PM

High Tea Party

1,2, and 3 PM bookings

Join in on their Cake Decorating  and Pumpkin Competitions

Commercial Hotel Ballan

Commercial Hotel Ballan

Watch and Learn at the Commercial Hotel

Pizza and Sushi Making

Between 12PM and 2PM

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Stall Map Download Link

Sunday March 17 2019

9AM to 4PM on Ballan’s Main Street

In association with our event partner

Event Stage Hire


MAIN STAGE - BALLAN'S ACADEMY OF MAGIC - #BAF2019 MAIN STAGE - BALLAN'S ACADEMY OF MAGIC - #BAF2019
Anne Eskdale - Live Music - Rock'n'Roll - Dance - Performances - Comedy - Lance DeBoyle - Gabriell Labucci - #BAF2019 Anne Eskdale - Live Music - Rock'n'Roll - Dance - Performances - Comedy - Lance DeBoyle - Gabriell Labucci - #BAF2019

*Times may change to suit the day.


9:00 am Festival OPEN


9:30 am

Lilac Moon Tai Chi

Lilac Moon Tai Chi

  • Exercise

Lilac Moon Tai Chi on Facebook

The Lilac Moon Tai Chi School is based in the rural township of Trentham. Chief Instructor and founder Patricia Kent has more than 30 years experience and regularly runs classes in Trentham, Ballan, Kyneton and Meredith.

10:00 am

Ballarat Rockers

Ballarat Rockers

  • Dance

Ballarat Rockers Club Website

Ballarat Rockers is a social Club of Rock 'n' Roll dance enthusiasts who enjoy dancing with particular emphasis on freestyle Rock 'n' Roll.

10:30 am

Stopwatch

Stopwatch - Mime and Magician

  • Magic

Stopwatch on Facebook

My name is Aiden and I'm a performer. Entertaining is my hobby, my passion, and my job.

11:00 am

Grand Parade

Grand Parade

  • Parade

Join in the magic of Autumn as the Grand Parade rolls along Inglis Street Ballan

11:59 am

Lance and Gab - LanceTV

Lance and Gab

  • Emcee

LanceTV on Facebook

Lance TV is a live streaming chat-show on Facebook. Join your hosts Lance and Gabriella on Saturday nights at 8:30pm (Melb Time) to be part of the fun.

12:00 pm

Studio C Ballan

Studio C Ballan

  • Dance

Studio C Ballan on Facebook

Jazz, Tap, Classical Ballet, Hip Hop, Lyrical/Contemporary and Singing Lessons Ages 3 to young adults

12:15 pm

Gordon Ukulele Club

Gordon Ukulele Club

  • Live Music

Gordon Eukuele Club on Facebook

Enjoy the magical music of the Ukulele with the Gordon Ukulele Club which has 30 members of all ages and are often seen Wednesday nights in the Gordon Hotel, and also performing around Moorabool at various events.

1:00 pm

Sean Dixon

Sean Dixon

  • Live Music

Sean Dixon Music on Facebook

A singer song writer from the eclectic city of Melbourne. Now situated a ten minute drive from Daylesford, Sean is embedding himself in community spirit, gaining residency at a collection of farmers markets and venues.

1:45 pm

Lance and Gab - LanceTV

Lance and Gab

  • Emcee

LanceTV on Facebook

Lance TV is a live streaming chat-show on Facebook. Join your hosts Lance and Gabriella on Saturday nights at 8:30pm (Melb Time) to be part of the fun.

2:00 pm

Peter Brown

Peter Brown Magic Show

  • Magic

Be amazed and in awe! You won't believe your eyes!

2:50 pm

Tori Cohen - Local Talent

Tori Cohen - Local Talent

  • Dance

Tori has been performing for around 2 years and is already becoming interested in Music Theatre. Tori last year enjoyed performing at Gordon’s Got Talent where she came second in her division and completed a preliminary AMEB theatre exam with a B+ as a result. Tori is looking forward to this year completing another exam and competing in Royal South ST.

3:00 pm

Lance and Kevin

Lance and Kevin (President Ballan Autumn Festival Association)

  • Emcee

As the day approaches the close of #BAF2019 Lance hands the mic over to the President to kick off the formalities. Stick around for Ballan's Academy of Magic's awarding of house points, trophy presentations, prize draws, and announcements.

3:10 pm

Magic Girl

Presentations and Awards

  • Presentations and Awards

Have you discovered magic today? Now it's time to graduate from Ballan's Acadamy of Magic, and to recognise all the wonderful Witches, Wizards, and everything in between live on stage.

3:20 pm

Syra

Syrah

  • Covers
  • Live Music

Syrah on Facebook

Syrah plays easy-listening retro rock and pop tunes for any occasion including a wide variety of styles and eras, from the 1940s to 2018.


4:00 pm Festival CLOSE


With Thanks to our Event Partner

Event Stage Hire

#BAF2019 Interactive Map

Zoom in, click around, discover the magic of maps along with the key locations for the 2019 Ballan Autumn Festival,

Wood Chop Competition

Wood Chop

Watch the Wood Chop at Hudson’s Hotel

Ballan Historical Courthouse

The Ballan Shire Historical Society are opening the Courthouse from 10AM to 3PM during the Festival for all visitors. Drop past 45-47 Steiglitz St and explore this wonderful building.

Right now in Ballan

Pet Show

Pet Show

Bring your furry best friend and enter into the Pet Show!

Show starts at 1:00pm

$2 entry fee

Located at the Rotunda in Mclean Reserve

  • Pet Show PrizeBest in Show
  • Pet that looks like owner
  • Waggiest Tail
  • Most Obedient
  • Most Talented

Family Fun

There is plenty for the whole family to do! See the animals in the petting zoo, Ride the train and other rides too.

Official Association Partner

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