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Ballarat Frolic Festival Art Show 2020 – artist call for Rainbow Rebellion Ballarat Frolic Festival as we know it might be postponed, but we’re still going full steam ahead with our 2020 Art Show: Rainbow Rebellion. If you identify as LGBTQIA+ (or make LGBTQIA+ art) and have a connection to Ballarat or surrounds you are invited to…

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Frolic Festival Logo in rainbow banner

The Ballarat Frolic Festival Committee want to acknowledge the extraordinary effect of the Covid-19 pandemic and physical isolation we’re all experiencing right now.  We want to reiterate our belief that as a community we must come together and support each other. If anyone in our local Frolic or queer community is struggling at the moment…

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The very lovely and talented Akasha Temple interviewed Benjamin and Fleur, two of our management committee, recently as part of their Country Lounge chat series. They discuss how Frolic Festival came to be and how we’re different from many other festivals. We’re really proud of Frolic and hope to see you in 2020. Check out…

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The end of the year is always a great time for reflection so please indulge us a little with our end of year blog post! As we love giving away prizes, we announce the winner of our $50 Bunnings Voucher below. We also tease some secrets up our sleeve for next year with some hidden…

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Ballarat Frolic Festival will be back in 2020! But we want to hear from you so we can learn what worked, and what needs improvement. Complete our short survey here and go in the running to win a $50 Bunnings voucher. Your answers will be used to build and shape the festival next year. Thanks,…

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You turned up. You had fun. You laughed. You cried. You danced. You cheered. You engaged with local art. You met new people. You reconnected with old friends. You celebrated. You hugged. You stayed up late, and you got up early. You were visible in your support for the community, and you carried love in…

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We’ve seen so much support from the broader community this year. We were really happy to talk with WIN News about the festival and why it means so much to the LGBTIQA+ community. You can see their news piece below. Though for the record, we said we hoped we’d have 2000 people attend throughout the…

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Check out this fantastic article in The Courier about Philmah, Jojo and Maude by Greg Gliddon. To read the rest of the fantastic article by Greg Gliddon from The Courier click here. Ticket sales have jumped up, and are cheaper if you book ahead – so jump on over to our program page and grab your…

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Our fantastic coverage of this year’s Frolic Festival in The Courier continues with this article about two of our volunteers Max and Graham. Our volunteers are the backbone of the festival. Without their assistance, we wouldn’t be able to host twice the number of events as we did last year. Every volunteer has their own…

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