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Here's how to make the most of an autumn escape in Ballarat this 14-15 March.
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Fika for coffee

Fika for coffee

When your name is Swedish for 'coffee break', you're sure to know how to serve...

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Ballarat Farmers Market

Ballarat Farmers Market

Situated on the shores of the beautiful Lake Wendouree, the Ballarat Farmers...

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Lunch at Higher Society

Higher Society

Higher Society was born from a love for modern and seasonal food...

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Eastern Peake Winery

Eastern Peake Winery

Take a short scenic drive out to Coghill's Creek and you'll...

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Dinner at Lola

Dinner at Lola

Part of The Provincial Hotel, Lola offers stylish, European...

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"Ross Noble – Humournoid" at Her Majesty's Theatre

"Ross Noble – Humournoid" at Her Majesty's Theatre

Ross Noble's exuberance, spontaneity and cerebral style have seen him become one...

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Breakfast at Webster's Market and Cafe

Webster’s Market and Cafe

All-day brunch? Yes please!

We...

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"David Noonan: Stagecraft" at the Art Gallery of Ballarat

"David Noonan: Stagecraft" at the Art Gallery of Ballarat

Ballarat-born international artist David Noonan repurposes found photographic...

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Ballarat's Sanctuary Day Spa

Ballarat’s Sanctuary Day Spa

Time to unwind, indulge and enjoy complete bliss.

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Day 1

Fika for coffee
Ballarat Farmers Market
Higher Society
Eastern Peake Winery
Dinner at Lola
"Ross Noble – Humournoid" at Her Majesty's Theatre

Day 2

Webster’s Market and Cafe
"David Noonan: Stagecraft" at the Art Gallery of Ballarat
Ballarat’s Sanctuary Day Spa

Fika for coffee

When your name is Swedish for 'coffee break', you're sure to know how to serve up the perfect coffee.

Fika's beautifully minimalist fit-out using Tasmanian oak, natural stone and comfortable seating make it easy to lose yourself in your morning drop.

36A Doveton Street North, Ballarat

Ballarat Farmers Market

Situated on the shores of the beautiful Lake Wendouree, the Ballarat Farmers Market is an outlet for more than 50 local and seasonal producers.

You can also choose from a large range of dry goods plus plants including natives, edibles and succulents.

 

Wendouree Parade, Lake Wendouree

Lunch at Higher Society

Higher Society was born from a love for modern and seasonal food and a passion for hospitality.

Go there for quality and consistent offerings plus laid-back modern service.

 

413 Sturt Street, Ballarat

Eastern Peake Winery

Take a short scenic drive out to Coghill's Creek and you'll discover Eastern Peake Winery.

Visit the cellar to enjoy top drops, including some of the best Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Syrah in the state.

You'll instantly understand why Owen Latta has been awarded Australia's Young Winemaker of the Year.

67 Pickfords Road, Coghills Creek

Dinner at Lola

Part of The Provincial Hotel, Lola offers stylish, European-inspired dining, beautifully shaped each season by the region’s best locally-sourced produce.

Owned and operated by Australian media personality Gorgi Coghlan and her husband Simon, the 55-seat dining room provides a relaxed and elegant foodie experience.

121 Lydiard St Nth, Ballarat

"Ross Noble – Humournoid" at Her Majesty's Theatre

Ross Noble's exuberance, spontaneity and cerebral style have seen him become one of the world’s most loved comedians.

His new Australian show will visit 27 regional and metropolitan locations, including Ballarat's Her Majesty's Theatre this Saturday 14 March.

17 Lydiard Street South, Ballarat

Breakfast at Webster's Market and Cafe

All-day brunch? Yes please!

Webster's is a gourmet cafe and specialty food store serving fresh local produce along with specialty coffee and teas.

The tree-lined streetscape allows you to enjoy all the seasons Ballarat has to offer.

61 Webster Street, Ballarat

"David Noonan: Stagecraft" at the Art Gallery of Ballarat

Ballarat-born international artist David Noonan repurposes found photographic images from his extensive personal image archive to create images which are ambiguous, often with a focus on a solitary haunting figure.

His latest exhibition is exclusive to the Art Gallery of Ballarat and is open from 14 March until 28 June.

40 Lydiard Street North, Ballarat

Ballarat's Sanctuary Day Spa

Time to unwind, indulge and enjoy complete bliss.

This purpose-built facility features six luxury treatment rooms (including two dual suites), private bathing, a floating pedicure lounge, relaxation lounge with open fireplace and The Sanctuary with sauna and heated hydrotherapy pool.

613 Main Road, Golden Point VIC 3350

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