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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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Lake Wendouree
Lake Wendouree
Lake Wendouree, part of the Ballarat Botanical Gardens, is an artifically created and maintained shallow urban lake.
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas; Bodies of Water
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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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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

Meigas
Meigas
Ranked #1 of 308 Restaurants in Ballarat
Price: USD 5 - USD 30
Cuisines: Spanish
Good for: Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Dining options: Brunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
The Forge Pizzeria
The Forge Pizzeria
Ranked #2 of 308 Restaurants in Ballarat
Price: USD 12 - USD 24
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, Australian
Good for: Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
L'Espresso
L'Espresso
Ranked #3 of 308 Restaurants in Ballarat
Cuisines: Cafe, Australian, Contemporary
Good for: Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Cafe Lekker
Cafe Lekker
Ranked #4 of 308 Restaurants in Ballarat
Cuisines: Cafe, Australian
Good for: Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
japanese restaurant kambei
japanese restaurant kambei
Ranked #5 of 308 Restaurants in Ballarat
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Good for: Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Eureka Stockade Holiday Park
3.5 of 5
Eureka Stockade Holiday Park
USD 65 - USD 121 (INR 4,254 - INR 7,920)
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Gateway Lifestyle Ballarat
4.5 of 5
Gateway Lifestyle Ballarat
USD 21 - USD 97 ($28 - $127)
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The Western Hotel
2.5 of 5
The Western Hotel
USD 56 - USD 121
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

The Provincial Ballarat
4.5 of 5
The Provincial Ballarat
USD 115 - USD 193
Ranked #1 of 33 Hotels in Ballarat
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Seymours on Lydiard
4.0 of 5
Seymours on Lydiard
USD 93 - USD 175
Ranked #2 of 33 Hotels in Ballarat
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Begonia City Motor Inn
3.5 of 5
Begonia City Motor Inn
USD 94 - USD 121
Ranked #1 of 18 Ballarat B&B and Inns
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Sovereign Park Motor Inn
4.0 of 5
Sovereign Park Motor Inn
USD 116 - USD 182 ($152 - $239)
Ranked #3 of 33 Hotels in Ballarat
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BEST WESTERN PLUS Ballarat Suites
4.0 of 5
BEST WESTERN PLUS Ballarat Suites
USD 103 - USD 175 ($135 - $230)
Ranked #4 of 33 Hotels in Ballarat
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Ballarat Premier Apartments
4.5 of 5
Ballarat Premier Apartments
USD 150 - USD 240 ($197 - $315)
Ranked #5 of 33 Hotels in Ballarat
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