Welcome to Unearth Issue Three: Your guide to uncovering the best of Ballarat this spring. And when we say the best, we truly mean it. Because Ballarat is most definitely putting its best foot forward this season. An internationally-renowned photographer? Tick. Victoria’s only regional White Night in 2019? Tick. And one of Australia’s favourite music, food and art festivals? Tick!
Ballarat might have a reputation for being cold but, in winter, we embrace the chill — think cosy open fires, wholesome food, steaming hot chocolates, soul-warming red wine, and rugging up in winter woollies.
Ballarat has emerged as one of regional Australia’s best known food and wine hot spots, with autumn being the perfect time to discover the city’s gastronomic offerings. The city is also fast becoming known as the craft beer capital of Australia and is home to several small batch breweries and gastro pubs.
Located just 15 minutes from the CBD, you’ll find Ballarat Bird World. But don’t let its name fool you, there is more to this popular…
The long-awaited Fringe Benefits program – a complementary music, art and performance festival to the city’s largest inaugural music festival, Spilt Milk – has been…
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