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"Sails on the Lake"
at the
Ballarat Yacht Club
Established 1877
Australia's oldest
inland sailing club



Located at the Ballarat Yacht Club "Sails on the Lake" is Ballarat's only waterfront function centre, the perfect venue for your wedding, 21st Birthday, Reunion, Dinner, Conference or Corporate function.

The Café is open Wednesdays to Fridays from 10am for coffee & lunch, then from 6pm for dinner. We are open weekends from 9am to 5pm. We serve breakfast all-day, tempting cakes and light lunch meals, complemented by a cold beer, wine or a cup of our famous “Genovese” coffee.

"Sails" can comfortably accommodate 140 for dinner, or 200 for a cocktail party. There is an expansive deck area where you can enjoy the magnificent North facing views of Lake Wendouree from what has been called "Ballarat's best kept secret".