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Entertaining the kids doesn't have to break the bank in Ballarat. Let their imaginations run wild as they explore the city's landmarks and free attractions.

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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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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Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial
They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn at the going down of the sun and in the morning we will remember them. With these few words from...
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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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Markets
Your guide to the Ballarat region’s markets — think fresh food and produce, contemporary designers and makers, art and craft, collectables and secondhand treasures. Every Sunday What: The Ballarat...
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Post Office Gallery
The Post Office Gallery is a vibrant, evolving centre for the creation and presentation of contemporary art. The Post Office Gallery is committed to providing an innovative exhibition programme,...
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Creative Framing Gallery
Creative Framing Gallery is the Ballarat district’s leading and most experienced picture framer. The lovely and inviting gallery also stocks carefully chosen art cards and greeting cards. They also...
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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 Committee. The aim of the project was to...
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