Educational Partners

The Victorian Association for the Teaching of English is a professional body established to promote the interests of English education and to allow English educators in Victoria to exchange ideas. It brings together teachers in government, Catholic and independent schools, as well as tertiary educators and education students.

Federation University Australia is Australia’s only regional, multi-sector university. We are the third oldest site of higher learning in Australia, and offer secondary schooling, TAFE, higher education, and research opportunities. We have campuses in Ballarat, Horsham, Stawell and Ararat. We also work with a range of partner institutes across Australia and the world.

At the start of each term, Year 9 students embark on an eight-week journey of discovery, in Clunes. They have the opportunity to learn through self-directed projects, group programs, community service programs and volunteering for community events, all of which give a wonderful richness to their Clunes experience.

Accommodation Partners

Media Partners

The Courier delivers the latest news from Ballarat VIC including sport, weather, entertainment and lifestyle.


3RRR is an Australian community radio station, based in Melbourne.

A quarterly, Australia-based publication that takes unexpected, interesting, funny and sometimes complicated stories and tells them the way you would to a bunch of friends at the pub. au/

Corporate Partners

Part of the Publishing Division of OPUS Group, McPherson’s Printing is proud to be more than just a book printer. Our purpose is to provide an end-to-end content value chain for our customers, from creation to consumption whilst reducing costs, increasing speed to market, rationalising supplier lists, maintaining backlist catalogues and reducing forecast risk.

Cultural Partners

The Library provides all sorts of services to make it easier to find what you’re looking for. Our librarians can help answer your research queries, point you to relevant resources and even give advice on how to best conserve your own books.

Community Partners

An historic gold mining town located in the heart of Victoria’s Central Goldfields region, just north of Ballarat and about an hour and 20 minutes drive west of Melbourne CBD. Blessed with history, vintage, environment and nature, Clunes is an idyllic destination for the weekend getaway, or just a country drive day trip.

Our Bank believes successful customers and successful communities create a successful bank – in that order. As we work to provide banking products and services for our customers, we consider the bigger picture. We think about what we can do beyond banking to help our customers and strengthen the communities they live in.

AAG Property Consultants your local real estate agent for Creswick real estate, Clunes real estate, Bacchus Marsh real estate and Daylesford real estate. In 1976 we moved to Creswick to take up an appointment as manager to one of Ballarat’s largest builders. My experience with previous employment was partially in building but predominantly in agricultural water supply equipment.