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Frolic makes WIN News AGAIN!

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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Philmah and the girls in Ballarat TONIGHT!

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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Community festival promoting visibility

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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Eyes down, balls out for Granny Bingo at Frolic

The Courier covers the grannies!                       In case you missed it, Greg Glidon from The Courier did an article on what you can expect this Saturday at Granny Bingo. You can read The Courier article here. It’s going to be a hoot on Saturday, and…

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Frolic supports local rainbow families

‘As people’s sense of community grows bigger, people have more confidence to then be visible and be themselves within Ballarat… I think [Frolic] just makes people feel proud, supported, and like they’re not alone…’ – Renee ‘[W]e think it’s really important that the community is recognised and celebrated in regional Victoria. We are so committed…

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WIN News covers Frolic

Thanks WIN News Ballarat for covering our little festival. We’re super excited to be bringing what will be a fun and visible event for the whole community! Thanks also to our supporters Juliana Addison MP and Michaela Settle MP who were there too. Remember, grab your tickets today from before they run out! ❤️…

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2019 Full Frolic Festival Trailer with program details

The time has come to reveal our full 2019 Ballarat Frolic Festival trailer! So we may have been a little cheeky when we said there were clues in the teaser trailer. There wasn’t really… except for the dates 🤣 But there’s definitely some obvious clues in our full trailer with some of our key events highlighted. 😝 Our…

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Ballarat Courier – Frolic Cabaret @ Winterfest article

Ballarat Courier Frolic Cabaret Headline

The Ballarat Courier – Frolic Festival to showcase all the glamour of LGBTIQA+ arts and culture at winter cabaret performance. FROLIC: Organiser Jay Morrison with performers Maureen Andrew, Minnie Mayhem, Holly Pop, Katherine Gale and Lil Jul. Photo: Kate Healy BALLARAT’S rainbow community and allies will give the city a taste of its third annual…

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