Tours

Make the most of the great outdoors on one of the Ballarat region's adventure tours. Buddy up with a knowledgeable tour guide for an experience like no other.

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 hear the stories of six mines, three riots and nine...
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Aradale Ghost Tour – Presented by Eerie Tours
Aradale Ghost Tour takes you to Australia’s largest abandoned lunatic asylum. Opened in 1867 as Ararat Lunatic Asylum, this building housed tens of thousands of people described as lunatics, idiots...
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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 spend an evening exploring the dark and paranormal side...
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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 past, set against grand...
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Gold and Relics Gold Prospecting Adventure Tours
Gold and Relics Gold Prospecting Adventures cater for everybody, from those with little or no experience, to more experienced prospectors who are wanting to improve their technique and find more gold....
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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 after dark. The Lamplight Tours will...
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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 couples, small groups and individual...
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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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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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Black Cat Cottage and Truffles
Black Cat Cottage is a beautiful property on 20 peaceful acres. Come, stay and relax in a self-contained farm stay accommodation and share in the picturesque views of Creswick State Forest and a 1,000...
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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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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 groups, or for those who already have...
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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 of finding your way around, whilst...
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Greenhalgh Tannery
For over 140 years the family run and owned tannery of Greenhalgh Tannery has been tanning premium quality saddlery and craft leather in much the same manner as previous generations on the outskirts...
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