Top Attractions

Pan for gold at Sovereign Hill, watch real life jousters at Kryal Castle, admire colonial masterpieces at the Art Gallery of Ballarat, and get up close and personal with cuddly animals at the Ballarat Wildlife Park.

Art Gallery of Ballarat
The Art Gallery of Ballarat is not just Australia's oldest regional gallery but one of its most exciting. Located in the heart of Ballarat's central heritage precinct, the Gallery boasts a stunning...
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AURA
Explore space, delve into the dreamtime, and re-live Australia's most important rebellion all while travelling under the night sky. Suitable for the whole family, AURA is the story of how gold...
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Ballarat Bird World
Ballarat Bird World will reopen on Saturday the 27 June, 2020 and will be open every day of the Victorian School Holidays from 10:00am until 5:00pm. After the school holidays our normal operating days...
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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 and...
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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 passion for conservation of wildlife and the environment...
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Eureka Centre Ballarat
Eureka Centre Ballarat is located at the historic site of 1854 Eureka Stockade rebellion, in the grounds of the Eureka Stockade Memorial Gardens. It is home to the Eureka Flag - one of Australia’s...
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Gold Museum
The Gold Museum extends Sovereign Hill's story of Ballarat - a majestic provincial city built on the wealth derived from the great Australian goldrushes of the 1850s. Discover the beauty and power of...
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Kryal Castle
Your kid’s favourite medieval activities will be on at Kryal Castle these school holidays. They will have archery, live animals, street theatre and arena shows sure to bring a smile to young and old...
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Sovereign Hill
Sovereign Hill brings to life the excitement of Australia’s great 1850s gold rushes. Named Australia’s best ‘Major Tourist Attraction’ four times, Sovereign Hill provides a unique Australian...
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The Lake Wendouree Precinct
Welcome to the jewel in Ballarat’s crown — Lake Wendouree and the adjoining Ballarat Botanical Gardens. Admire the local swans glide along the glistening waters as you walk, run or ride around the six...
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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, natural...
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