Services and Amenities in Buninyong

ANIMAL WELFARE:

BADGAR (Ballarat and District-Greendale Animal Rescue) ... Emergency wildlife rescue operates 24/7 ... 1300 223 427 ... Web: BADGAR

Hawk Haven ... Martin Scuffins ... Hardies Hill Rd, Garibaldi ... 5341 4623 ... E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Koala Rescue Australian Koala Foundation ... 5342 8141 ... Rolph Schlagloth ... PO Box 655 Ballarat

Wildlife Rescue ... 0417 380 687

ATM

Buninyong & District Community Bank ... 401B Warrenheip Street, Buninyong

Buninyong Newsagency ... Warrenheip Street, Buninyong ... 5341 2154

Foodworks Supermarket ... Learmonth Street, Buninyong (Bendigo Bank)

BUS (& Train)

Buninyong 10 bus ... Davis Bus Services - Tel: 5331 7777
Current Buninyong-Ballarat Bus Timetables and Route map: Buninyong 10 bus timetable

V-Line bus (& Ballarat trains )
Route and timetable Tel: 136 196 or online: V-Line
* Geelong-Ballarat-Bendigo-Mildura bus - runs via Mt Helen and Buninyong: timetable
* Ballarat-Melbourne train: timetable - Melbourne trains and coaches connect with Buninyong 10 bus at the Ballarat Station

Airport Shuttlebus (Ballarat-Melbourne): Fares, bookings and timetable: Tel 5333 4181 or online:Airport Shuttlebus

CEMETERY:

Contact number: ... 0415 929 571
Web: buninyongcemetery.com.au

CHILD HEALTH CENTRE

Maternal and Child Health Centre ... 208 Learmonth Street, Buninyong ... 5341 3749... AH: 13 22 29

CHILD SERVICES

Buninyong After School Program (YMCA) ... 3.30-6pm Mon-Fri
... Gymnasium, Inglis Street, Buninyong ... 0409 790 689

Buninyong Community Playgroup ... Buninyong Community Facility, cnr Cornish & Forest Street
Community based playgroup where everyone is welcome. Casual or term fees. Thurs 9.30-11.30am, 0-5yrs.
Contact: Clare - 0421 406 805 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Ballarat Steiner Playgroup, Cnr Moss Ave & Sebastopol Road ... 5341 8188

CHILDREN'S CENTRE

208 Learmonth St, Buninyong
Buninyong Pre-School: 3 and 4 year old kindergarten. Enquiries: 5341 3415 or UnitingCare Ballarat: 5332 1286
Buninyong Maternal Child Health: 5320 5720 or 13 22 29 (24/7 line)
Buninyong Childrens centre

CHURCH SERVICES

Ballarat South Uniting Church ... Learmonth Street, Buninyong
Sunday Worship: 9.30am ... Enquiries: Rev Lindell Gibson - 5341 3200

Baptist Church ... Meets at Buninyong Town Hall
Services: Sundays - 10:00am. Services run for between an hour and an hour and 15 minutes
Enquiries: Tom (Pastor) or Ann Buscombe - 5330 2657 ... This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Buninyong Anglican Church ... 706 Warrenheip Street, Buninyong
Sunday Services: 8.30am and 10am
Rector: Mark Schnerring ... 5341 3281 or 0401 022 107 ... E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Web:www.buninyonganglican.org.au

Scotsburn Union Church ... Midland Highway, Scotsburn (opp. Scotsburn Primary School)
1st Sunday of the month at 10 am(non-denominational... Enquiries: Heather: 5341 7609

St. Peter & Paul's Catholic Church ... Fisken Street, Buninyong
Mass - 1st, 3rd and 5th Sundays at 10.30am ... Enquiries: Chairman Mike Maloney - 5341 3345

St Mary's, Clarendon ... Midland Highway, Clarendon
Mass - 2nd and 4th Sundayys at 9am ... Enquiries: John Marmo - 5341 3342

COMMUNITY LIVING SUPPORT

Community Residence ... 314 Palmerston Street, Buninyong ... 5341 8253

Buninyong Lodge (Aged care) ... Geelong Road, Buninyong ... 5341 3001

COUNCIL - City of Ballarat

Cr Des Hudson ... 0409 865 093 ... This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Cr Peter Innes ... 0407 539 683 ... This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Cr Jim Rinaldi ... 0407 325 693 ... This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

EDUCATION

Pre-school

Buninyong Pre School ... 208 Learmonth Street, Buninyong ... 5341 3415

Mt Helen Pre School ... 16 Boak Avenue, Mt Helen ... 5330 1999

Primary

Buninyong Primary School ... Simpson Street ... 5341 3560
Web: www.buninyongps.vic.edu.au Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Steiner School & Kindergarten ... Cnr Moss Ave & Sebastopol Road ... 5341 8188
Web: www.ballaratsteinerschool.com.au Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Scotsburn Primary School, Scotsburn ... 5341 3496

Secondary

The nearest secondary schools are: Mt Clear Secondary College, Sebastopol College, Damascus College

Tertiary

Federation University ... University Drive, Mt Helen ... 5327 9000

FESTIVALS

See Festival

FIRE SERVICES

For All Emergencies Dial: 000

Buninyong Urban Fire Brigade

Enquiries: Marc Cannan (Captain) 0409 415 612
Fire Station: 5341 3661
VicFire Burnoff Notification Hotline: 1800 668 511

Mt Buninyong Rural Fire Brigade Secretary: 5341 7767
   (covers Clarendon, Scotsburn, Lal Lal, Navigators & Yendon)

Fire Tower Mt Buninyong: 5341 3833

Victorian Bushfire Information Line: 1800 240 667
   (for information regarding bushfires in your area)

Community Safety ... 5329 5510 (for information about fire safety)

CFA: CFA website

GENEALOGICAL ENQUIRIES (also see HISTORICAL):

Buninyong & District Historical Society
BDHS website
Town Hall, Buninyong
Enquiries: Ann Beggs Sunter 5341 7618 Neil McCracken 5341 2308

Buninyong Information Centre
Old Library, 408 Warrenheip Street, Buninyong ... 5341 8211
(Tuesday-Sunday, 10am - 3pm)

GOVERNMENT:

Federal Member for Ballarat

Catherine King MP, 5 Lydiard Street North, Ballarat ... Tel:  5338  8123  or 1300 131 743 ... This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ... Fax: 5333 7710

State Member for Ballarat

Geoff Howard MLA, 15 Main Rd, Ballarat ... 5331 7722

City of Ballarat, South Ward

Cr Des Hudson ... 0409 865 093 ... This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Cr Peter Innes ... 0407 539 683 ... This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Cr Jim Rinaldi ... 0407 325 693 ... This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

HALLS for HIRE

See

Buninyong Town Hall ... See Town Hall Hire

The Buninyong Town Hall is available for hire at reasonable prices.
Booking enquiries: See the Online booking page

HISTORICAL ENQUIRIES:

Buninyong & District Historical Society
BDHS website
Town Hall, Buninyong
Enquiries: Ann Beggs Sunter 5341 7618 Neil McCracken 5341 2308

Buninyong Information Centre
Old Library, 408 Warrenheip Street, Buninyong ... 5341 8211
(Tuesday-Sunday, 10am - 3pm)

HOMES & HOSTELS (Special Accommodation)

Buninyong Lodge Midland Highway, Buninyong 53 413001

INTERNET ACCESS

Buninyong Information Centre ... Old Buninyong Library, 408 Warrenheip Street ... 5341 8211 ... email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-3pm

JUSTICE OF THE PEACE

Sundram Sivamalai ... 5 Ferndale Court, Mt Clear ... 0477 198 801

LANDCARE

Leigh Catchment Landcare Office ... 407 Warrenheip Street, Buninyong ... 5341 2364
Enquiries: Nick McKinley, Landcare Coordinator
Phone: 03 5341 2364 or 0455 147 398

MARKETS

Held monthly. See

MENS SHED

Forest St, Buninyong, on old railway station platform, next to tennis courts
Buninyong men's shed

MOBILE LIBRARY

In Buninyong every Saturday, 9.30-12.30 (Uniting Church Hall, Learmonth St)
Central Highlands Regional Library Corporation ... 0419 377 702 or 5332 2615

NEWSLETTER

Published monthly. See

PARKS, PICNIC AREAS & BARBECUES

Mount Buninyong

PETROL

BP Service Station ... 501 Warrenheip Street, Buninyong ... 5341 2154

Bunting's - Buninyong Automotive ... 1301 Warrenheip Street, Buninyong ... 5341 3884

Vagg's Automotive ... 206 Warrenheip Street, Buninyong ... 5341 3503

PRE-SCHOOL

Buninyong Pre School ... 208 Learmonth Street, Buninyong ... 5341 3415

Mt Helen Pre School ... 16 Boak Avenue, Mt Helen ... 5330 1999

POLICE:

Buninyong Police Station ... 305 Scott Street, Buninyong ... 5341 3431

For emergency attendance by Police ... dial 000

Buninyong Police Station
Buninyong's new Police Station opened in 2011. Much larger than previous stations and fitted out with high-tech equipment, the building is designed to meet Buninyong's needs well into the future.

 

POST OFFICE

403 Warrenheip St ... 5341 8271

PUBLIC TOILETS

Botanic Gardens

De Soza Park

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Buninyong 10 bus ... Davis Bus Services - Tel: 5331 7777
Current Buninyong-Ballarat Bus Timetables and Route map: viclink

V-Line bus (& Ballarat trains )
Route and timetable Tel: 136 196 or online: V-Line
* Geelong-Ballarat-Bendigo-Mildura bus - runs via Mt Helen and Buninyong: timetable
* Ballarat-Melbourne train: timetable - Melbourne trains and coaches connect with Buninyong 10 bus at the Ballarat Station

Airport Shuttlebus (Ballarat-Melbourne): Fares, bookings and timetable: 03 5333 4181 or online:Airport Shuttlebus

SCHOOLS

Primary

Buninyong Primary School ... Simpson Street ... 5341 3560
Web: www.buninyongps.vic.edu.au Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Steiner School & Kindergarten ... Cnr Moss Ave & Sebastopol Road ... 5341 8188
Web: www.ballaratsteinerschool.com.au Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Scotsburn Primary School ...Midland Highway, Scotsburn ... 5341 3496

SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION

Buninyong Lodge, Midland Highway, Buninyong ... 5341 3001

Community Residence ... 314 Palmerston Street, Buninyong ... 5341 8253

SPORT & RECREATION

Buninyong has a wide range of s sporting and recreational facilities and associated clubs.
See

TOURIST/VISITOR INFORMATION

Old Library, 408 Warrenheip Street, Buninyong ... 5341 8211 ... (Tuesday-Sunday, 11am - 3pm)

UNIVERSITY

Federation University ... University Drive, Mt Helen ... 5327 9000