Attractions

Channel your inner 1850s gold miner, medieval knight or wildlife warrior at Ballat's family-friendly tourist attractions.

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, most recently in 2016, Sovereign Hill provides a...
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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 program is back for the July School...
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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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Ballarat Municipal Observatory and Museum
The Ballarat Observatory is one of the oldest observatories in regional Australia, with one of the best collections of 18th to 21st century telescopes. Ballarat Observatory have the first telescope...
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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, Battle Beam, Performance Wall, Dodgeball, Wipeout, Air...
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Gold Rush Mini Golf
Located conveniently on the Western Highway, Gold Rush Mini Golf’s Two 18 hole fully licensed themed golf courses are accessible for all ages yet fun and challenging for all skill levels. Venture...
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Plaster Fun House
Plaster Fun House is an affordable activity for all ages to sit down and paint ceramic or plaster figurines or wall plaques. Prices start from $4.00 and range through to around $18.00 for larger money...
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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 garden and cafe milk bar. Maze House is open...
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Ballarat Bird World
At Ballarat Bird World visitors can see all the colours of Australian bird life, only a short seven-minute drive south from Sovereign Hill. Take a stroll along the raised walkway passed the landscaped...
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