Family Fun

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...
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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...
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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 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...
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Ballarat Turf Club
The Ballarat Turf Club racing at Sportsbet-Ballarat, boasts one of provincial Victoria’s premier racetracks, hosting an average of 27 race meetings in any race season,...
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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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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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Eureka Centre
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...
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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...
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Hydrant Foodhall
Hydrant Food Hall is situated in a heritage warehouse within the CBD of Ballarat, an easy seven minute walk from the train station. Come and...
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I Made it, Creative Café
I Made it, Creative Café is an arts and craft creative fun space area as well as a café serving home style food. Join 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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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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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...
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Regent Cinemas Ballarat
With a total of eight mainstream screens (two of which screen Digital 3D) and one Gold Class screen, Regent Cinemas Ballarat offer a wide range...
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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, most recently in 2016,...
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The Forge Pizzeria
Housed within a red brick building in Ballarat town, The Forge Pizzeria is a firm favourite among visitors and locals all about sharing good, regional...
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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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Zagame’s Ballarat Hotel
Zagame’s Ballarat has just reopened after major renovations and it is stunning. Bigger and brighter, with a decor to match and a indoor playground for...
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