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Sovereign Hill
Sovereign Hill
Owner description: Australia’s foremost outdoor museum, Sovereign Hill re-creates Ballarat’s first ten years after the discovery of gold in 1851. By day, Sovereign Hill is where Australia’s history... more Owner description: Australia’s foremost outdoor museum, Sovereign Hill re-creates Ballarat’s first ten years after the discovery of gold in 1851. By day, Sovereign Hill is where Australia’s history comes to life! It’s just like stepping back in time - from the hustle and bustle of Main Street where costumed ladies and gents parade their new-found wealth, to the excitement of the diggings where you can pan for real gold and it’s yours to keep! less
Attraction type: Historic Sites; History Museums
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Ballarat Botanical Gardens
Ballarat Botanical Gardens
Attraction type: Gardens
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Art Gallery of Ballarat
Art Gallery of Ballarat
Instituted in 1884, this became the first provincial Art Gallery established in Australia.
Attraction type: Art Galleries
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Lake Wendouree
Lake Wendouree
Lake Wendouree, part of the Ballarat Botanical Gardens, is an artifically created and maintained shallow urban lake.
Attraction type: Bodies of Water; Nature & Wildlife Areas
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Ballarat Wildlife Park
Ballarat Wildlife Park
Regional wildlife tourism park.
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas
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All places to eat » Places to eat

japanese restaurant kambei
japanese restaurant kambei
Ranked #1 of 260 Restaurants in Ballarat
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
L'Espresso
L'Espresso
Ranked #2 of 260 Restaurants in Ballarat
Cuisines: Contemporary
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Meigas
Meigas
Ranked #3 of 260 Restaurants in Ballarat
Price: USD 5 - USD 28
Cuisines: Wine Bar, Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
Dining options: Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
The Forge Pizzeria
The Forge Pizzeria
Ranked #4 of 260 Restaurants in Ballarat
Price: USD 9 - USD 18
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Good for: Groups, Child-friendly
Dining options: After-hours, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Cafe Lekker
Cafe Lekker
Ranked #5 of 260 Restaurants in Ballarat
Cuisines: Australian
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Eureka Stockade Holiday Park
3.5 of 5
Eureka Stockade Holiday Park
USD 48 - USD 94 (INR 3,281 - INR 6,425)
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Ballarat Backpackers Hostel
Ballarat Backpackers Hostel
USD 25 - USD 46 ($35 - $65)

All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

The Provincial Ballarat
4.5 of 5
The Provincial Ballarat
USD 104 - USD 184
Ranked #1 of 36 Hotels in Ballarat
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Begonia City Motor Inn
3.5 of 5
Begonia City Motor Inn
USD 85 - USD 104
Ranked #1 of 20 Ballarat B&B and Inns
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BEST WESTERN PLUS Ballarat Suites
4.0 of 5
BEST WESTERN PLUS Ballarat Suites
USD 96 - USD 134 ($135 - $189)
Ranked #3 of 36 Hotels in Ballarat
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Ballarat Premier Apartments
4.5 of 5
Ballarat Premier Apartments
USD 113 - USD 187 ($159 - $263)
Ranked #2 of 36 Hotels in Ballarat
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Seymours on Lydiard
4.0 of 5
Seymours on Lydiard
USD 88 - USD 141
Ranked #4 of 36 Hotels in Ballarat
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Sovereign Park Motor Inn
4.0 of 5
Sovereign Park Motor Inn
USD 110 - USD 143 ($155 - $201)
Ranked #5 of 36 Hotels in Ballarat
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