Keeping the Ball in the Air documentary

Keeping the ball in the air is the story of the community campaign to save the Fletcher Jones site from demolition by neglect.  The campaign focused on the Silver Ball and Fletcher Jones Gardens. The movie was made by Colleen Hughson of First Ladies Productions for the FJ Stories Project and funded by the Isobel and David Jones and FJ Foundations.  Narrated by Derek Guille.  

2016 Christmas Card from Mayor of Warrnambool Cr Kylie Gaston.  Kylie was involved in the campaign to save the Silver Ball.  Artwork by Joe Gardner.



Become a Part of the Fletcher Jones Story.

If you would like to share images, stories or anecdotes about Fletcher Jones, the man or the business, please contact the Project Coordinator, Julie Eagles, through this website or contact via the Save the Silver Ball and Fletcher’s Gardens Facebook Page.  

We'd also love your feedback about our website and your favourite stories.  You can also let us know if you think we've got anything wrong, misspelt or left out.