Treasures,46 Sturt Street, BALLARAT. 3350 Phone: (03)
Alexa's Treasures is well known for its treasure trove of
beautiful antiques and collectables, the widest variety of
jewellery in Australia, plus an enormous range of antiques, pre
loved and brand new gold, silver, marcasite and costume
jewellery at best prices. Whether you are looking for a
'treasure' to pamper yourself with or for a very special gift
for any occasion, you will find it at Alexa's Treasures.
Adam Lindsay Gordon Cottage,Ballarat Botanical Gardens, BALLARAT. Phone: (03) 5334 2005
Located in the Ballarat Botanical Gardens, the cottage
features an extensive range of craftwork by members of the
Craft Council of Ballarat.
Ballarat Aviation Museum, Sunraysia
Highway, BALLARAT. A Truly Unique Collection of Flying Aircraft,
Engines, Wartime Relics
and Equipment from the 1920's to the Present Day.
Bird World,408 Eddy Avenue, MT HELEN. Phone: (03) 5341 3843 With over two hundred Australian and Overseas birds on display Ballarat
Bird World offers rare chance to see the colours of Australia's native
birds and plant life. Stroll through the large free flight aviary or sit
with the native birds on our outdoor tree top deck area. Enjoy a light
meal or cappuccino in the Bird World Cafe and Souvenir shop.
Art Gallery, Lydiard St Nth, BALLARAT 3350, Phone: ((03) 5320
5858 The first provincial Art Gallery established in Australia, housing
the original Eureka Flag and largest collection of Australian art in
Drummond St Sth, Ballarat. Phone: 1300 856668
Ballarat Ghost Tours provides an evening filled with the darkest stories
of Australia's most haunted city. Operated by professional Historians
and Tour guides, Ballarat Ghost Tours is the ultimate in evening
entertainment. Tours operate Wed - Sun. Our Dinner packages offer
amazing value for those wishing for a unique experience, catering from
individuals to groups of 30.
Ballarat Observatory, Corner Magpie and Cobden Sts.,
Website has extensive coming events timetable, public open times and
historic information on this Ballarat landmark.
Ballarat Wildlife & Reptile Park,Cnr Fussell & York
St, BALLARAT EAST 3350, Phone: (03) 5333 5933. Set in 16 acres of beautiful peppermint gum
woodland, you can experience close contact with koalas, kangaroos, emus and other native
animals in an atmosphere of contentment and tranquillity.
Blood on the Southern
Cross , Bradshaw St, BALLARAT 3350, Phone: (03) 5337 1199 Australia's Eureka lives on in Blood
on the Southern Cross, a dramatic sound-and-light show which tells the story
of the Eureka Rebellion in which Ballarat's miners took up arms against the
colonial administration on the Ballarat goldfields in December 1854.
Community Adventure Playground,
Wendouree Pde. BALLARAT 3350 Free Adventure Playground situated in the Botanic Gardens. Electric BBQ's, picnic
Bradshaw St, BALLARAT 3350, Phone: (03) 5337 1107 The Gold Museum houses an extensive and
valuable collection of gold nuggets, alluvial deposits, gold ornaments and
coins, featuring the renowned Jessica and Paul Simon collection of gold
Gold Rush Golf,
Western Highway, Warrenheip, Next to the Woolshed, BALLARAT. 3350 Phone:
(03) 5334 8150.
Gold Rush Golf is home to the ‘Big Miner’ statue, an impressive 8m tall
statue which greets visitors as they enter Ballarat. Also on site is an
18 hole outdoor and an 18 hole indoor mini golf course, games room, BBQ
and function facilities as well as tourist information.
Kryal Castle,Forbes Rd,
WARRENHEIP 3351, Phone: (03) 53 347388, Fax: (03) 5334 7422. Kryal Castle
is currently undergoing works to all attractions, displays & exhibits.
Reopening March 2013 - please come back to
our website soon for updates. Kryal Castle is currently taking
functions bookings for Weddings, Functions, Conferences and Special
Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka, Eureka St,
BALLARAT , Phone: 1800 287 113 Located on one of Australia's most historic streets, the
Stockade is the location of the newly built Museum of Australian
Democracy at Eureka which
employs state-of-the-art multi-media technology to vividly bring the Eureka story to life.
St, BALLARAT 3350, Phone: (03) 5337 1199. Sovereign Hill brings to life
the colour and excitement of Australia’s 1850s gold rush. An
internationally acclaimed tourist attraction, Sovereign Hill
provides a full day’s entertainment with hands-on
experiences for the whole family. There’s real gold to be
panned in the creek, an underground mine, working shops,
traditional trades in action and much more.
Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, Ballarat Botanical Gardens, BALLARAT. A memorial has
been built in the Botanical Gardens in Ballarat.
The monument provides ex-prisoners of war, their descendants, visitors and
future generations with a reflective experience where they can pay homage
to those who endured so much in the service of our nation.
The Mining Exchange Gold Shop,
Mining Exchange/ 8 Lydiard St Nth, BALLARAT 3350. Phone:(03) 5333 4242 The Mining Exchange Gold Shop has hundreds of natural gold
nuggets found on the central Victorian goldfields. We specialize in the
manufacture of unique jewellery featuring local gold nuggets, as well as
a wide range of traditional yellow, white and rose gold jewellery.
The Tangled Maze and Mistydowns Nursery,Cnr Midlands & Smokeytown Rd, CRESWICK
(03) 5345 2847. The Tangled Maze is a botanical maze constructed of
1000's of flowering plants, grown on trellises to provide the traditional
puzzle. Solve our mystery trail. Browse through Mistydowns Nursery. Specialist
growers of Heritage and Modern Roses, Peonies and Unusual Perennials.
Relax in our cosy cafe. Great family fun.
Tuki Trout Farm, Stoney Rises, SMEATON,
Phone: (03) 5345 6233. Perched on a historic 1850's sheep station, Tuki is
in the heart of Victoria's Gold and Spa Country. Incorporating sheep farming, trout
fishing, restaurant, conference and accommodation facilities.
Yuulong Lavender Estate, Yendon Rd,
MT EGERTON 3345, Phone: (03) 5368 9453. The property features a retail nursery, craft and
tearoom complex, picturesque bushland setting, large garden, contoured hills of lavender,
bi annual music and farming festivals, and an extensive range of lavender culinary, craft,
and skin care products.