Coffee, Restaurant and Arts Scene to Rival the Big Smoke

Ballarat, known for its cooler climate also claims an outstanding café, restaurant and winery scene. There is a strong calendar of events and activities available year-round to suit the whole family.

Get involved with local sporting communities including the local golf club, football and netball clubs, soccer and more, or take a walk along one of the many trails, through the botanical gardens or local wildlife park.

With a rich history there are plenty of local activities to fill your weekends from visiting the famous Sovereign Hill, art galleries. museums and even local heritage tours. 

If live performances are of interest Her Majesty’s theatre is one of Australia’s oldest purpose built theatre that is still used today, showcasing up to 300 shows a year! Click here for more information. 

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