Art & Culture

Ballarat International Foto Biennale


The Ballarat International Foto Biennale returns in 2019, shifting its focus to photographers who present the world in unconventional ways and in unpredictable circumstances. Featuring...

24 Aug 2019 - 20 Oct 2019

The Design Exchange and Bakers Lane


The Design Exchange is warming up to be a part of Ballarat’s month long Winter Festival. The inaugural two day design event will encompass all...

06 Jul 2019 - 07 Jul 2019

Royal South Street Eisteddfod

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From their humble beginnings in 1879 as the Young Men’s General Debating Society, Royal South Street has grown to become one of the largest and...

29 Jul 2019 - 02 Nov 2019

Nana Ohnesorge: No Picnic at Ohnesorge


German-Australian artist Nana Ohnesorge was 21 years old when she saw Peter Weir’s 1975 film Picnic at Hanging Rock on German television. At the time,...

07 Jun 2019 - 25 Aug 2019

Becoming Modern: Australian women artists 1920-1950


During the early decades of the 20th century, women were becoming more visible in the arts in Australia than ever before. Increased access to art...

01 Jun 2019 - 04 Aug 2019

Winteractive Arcade


Are you up for a tech-tacular weekend? Grab your crew, head down to the Ballarat Mining Exchange and get your game on. Get ready for...

29 Jun 2019 - 14 Jul 2019

Art & culture itinerary

There is an undercurrent of creativity, productivity and craftsmanship that pervades the Ballarat region.

Ballarat Activated ArtWalk


Revealing the hidden stories of the laneways, buildings and streets of Ballarat. The inaugural Ballarat Activated ArtWalk encourages us to look at the stories beneath...

29 Jun 2019 - 28 Jul 2019

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