Recreation & outdoor activities

Andersons Mill, Smeaton Historic Area
In a postcard setting on the banks of Birch's Creek at Smeaton, Anderson's Mill stands as a powerful reminder of an industry that flourished after...
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Ararat
Located in the foothills of the Grampians and surrounded by vineyards and stunning natural attractions, Ararat is the only Australian town to have been founded...
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Avoca
Nestled at the eastern base of the Pyrenees Ranges to the north-west of Melbourne, Avoca is known for its complementary combination of fine wines and...
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Ballarat
Take a trip to Ballarat in Victoria’s Goldfields and discover rich history and heritage and a vibrant, cosmopolitan atmosphere. Ballarat is Victoria’s largest inland city...
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Ballarat & District Trotting Club
The Ballarat and District Trotting Club - it's more than racing. Offering ample parking facilities from small to large vehicles, the club is located five...
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Ballarat Botanical Gardens
Ballarat Botanical Gardens' historically significant lakeside gardens were designed and planted in the 1860s and now feature magnificent mature trees, statues and constantly changing plantings...
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Ballarat Ghost Tour by Eerie Tours
Eerie Tours is one of Australia’s most popular Ghost Tour providers and the first to win a Victorian Tourism Award. Eerie Tours invites you to...
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Ballarat Golf Club
The Ballarat Golf Club has a long and proud history spanning back to 1895 as Australia's oldest continually played golf course. The championship course has...
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Ballarat Greyhound Racing Club
The Ballarat Greyhound Racing Club offers a fantastic entertainment experience. Racing Monday afternoon and Wednesday night it is the perfect location to get a group...
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Ballarat Heritage Tours
Ballarat Heritage Tours invites you to ‘discover the city built by Gold’ on a fully guided walking tour exploring historic downtown Ballarat. Discover Ballarat’s golden...
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Ballarat Wildlife Park
Ballarat Wildlife Park is an award winning Park that is owned and operated by Greg Parker and his family. Founded in February 1985 through a...
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Buninyong Golf Club
Buninyong Golf Club provide an excellent 18-hole par course, with lush Santa Ana couch fairways and superbly manicured bent grass greens that are as fast...
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Clunes
Hit the books in Clunes – one of only 15 internationally recognised Booktowns in the world. Wander along Fraser Street to take in the ornate...
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Creswick
Discover the historic streetscapes of Creswick, a gold rush town set amid eucalyptus and pine forests just north of Ballarat in Victoria’s Goldfields region. Originally...
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Creswick Regional Park
Centrally located between Ballarat and Daylesford, this park is home to a variety of native wildlife and colourful spring wildflowers. Explore the ancient hills and...
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Creswick Woollen Mills
Creswick Woollen Mills is an award-winning Australian family business and last coloured woollen spinning mill located in Creswick, Victoria. Creswick specialises in luxurious, high quality...
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Daylesford
From the Dja Dja Wurrung people, who first inhabited the land thousands of years ago, to the Swiss Italian migrants of the gold rush and...
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Eureka Guided Tours
Eureka Guided Tours are Ballarat’s premier private tour company, making tours easy and accessible from Melbourne CBD. Eureka Guided Tours will take the stress out...
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Go2000 Sightseeing
Go2000 Sightseeing conducts short Sightseeing Tours from the 90 minute Ballarat Town Tour up to Full Day Sightseeing Tours of such places as the Victorian...
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Golden City Paddle Steamer and Museum
View the history of paddle boats, the digital photographic images and watch new and old videos of activities held on the lake at the Lake...
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Golden Nugget Discovery Tours
Golden Nugget Discovery Tours conducts small group nature, sightseeing, heritage and wine tours of Western and Central Victoria, Australia. It is the ideal way for...
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Heathcote-Graytown National Park
Easily accessible by road, the Heathcote-Graytown National Park is a great place for bushwalks. Mt Ida and Viewing Rock provide views of Heathcote and surrounding...
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Hepburn Regional Park
Hepburn Regional Park is located around the famous mineral springs townships of Daylesford, Hepburn and Hepburn Springs. Here you will find natural mineral springs and...
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Hepburn Springs
Relax and come back to life in the enriching natural waters of Hepburn Springs. Savour the bounty of the early Swiss Italian migrants, revel in...
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Inclusive Play-space
The concept for an Inclusive Play-space in Ballarat came from the community in 2012 and lobbied and driven through the City of Ballarat’s Disability Advisory...
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Inflatable World Ballarat
Inflatable World Ballarat have a massive children's play centre with inflatable rides. Suitable for children and adults from one year old up to the young...
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Kaewa Cycle Adventures
Ballarat is a great place to ride. Cycle your way around the six-kilometre Lake Wendouree and the adjoining Botanical Gardens stopping by one of the...
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Kryal Castle
Kryal Castle is a legendary land of adventure, with knights, dragons, wizards, kings, queens, princesses, fairies and so much more. The popular Knights of Fire...
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Lamplight Tours of Sovereign Hill
Discover the myths, stories and legends of the Goldfields, as Sovereign Hill launch their new Lamplight Tours, giving visitors a rare glimpse into Sovereign Hill...
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Maze House
Maze House, located on the Midland Highway ten minutes from Daylesford and ten minutes from Creswick, with an old hedge maze, country carnival games, food...
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Overwrought Sculpture Garden and Gallery
Overwrought Sculpture Garden and Gallery is an inspiring creative retail enterprise set on five acres of lush farmland in Blampied, Central Victoria just eight minutes...
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SUP Ballarat – Stand Up Paddleboarding
SUP Ballarat is a Stand Up Paddleboard hire and instruction provider in Ballarat and the surrounding areas. SUP Ballarat offer lessons for both individuals and...
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The Diggers Trail
Walk the trail around central Ballarat and hear how Ballarat became one of the world’s largest alluvial goldfields of its time. See the sites and...
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The Golfers Lounge
The Golfers Lounge features world class golf simulators with over 70 of the best courses from around the world, electronic dart machines and pool tables...
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Tuki Trout Farm and Tuki Retreat
Tuki Retreat offers a romantic getaway for couples with the stone cottages with open fires and corner spas in the bathroom. Tuki offer self-contained accommodation...
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Xtreme Bounce
Get ready to have fun with your family and friends at the regions only trampoline center, Xtreme Bounce Trampoline Park. There is a Slam Dunk...
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