The Ballarat Italian Association is an Organisation of Italian origin that is inclusive of people of diverse cultural backgrounds, we welcome new members.


Benefits of BIA Membership


The Ballarat Italian Association is a not for profit community organisation with a membership comprising of people not only of Italian origin but many from other nationalities.


You don’t have to be Italian to be a member.


Members pay an annual fee for which it enables them to attend events and functions at a substantially reduced event charge.


Members can attend bus trips and enjoy outings with friends and family. Functions are held regularly at various restaurants and there are special events organised to celebrate Italian Republic Day, Italian Films, Christmas Party and occasionally special Italian music and cultural events. All events are open to the broader community.


Membership enables you to participate in the running of the Association at a committee level or by suggesting ideas for events and cultural activities.


The Ballarat Italian Association is active in the community and generously supports emerging communities through sponsorship, donations and mentoring.

To apply to be a member, please choose an annual membership option below.



COUPLES Membership


FAMILY Membership