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Where to find the perfect cup of inner city coffee

BALLARAT'S cafe offering is well on the way to becoming on-par with its city counterparts. Find out some of the top inner city spots to get your Melbo...

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A series of jazz events in spring

FOLLOWING the success of Ballarat's winter program, the Jazz Series returns as part of the spring season of events!

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From ancient Rome to WWII - The Timeline Festival

HISTORY will come to life this month as part of the annual re-enactment event - The Timeline Festival.

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A two-day spring holiday itinerary

HEADING to Ballarat for the school holidays? Here is how we think you should spend your time.

Sovereign Hill

Spring holiday fun at Sovereign Hill

IF A TRIP to Ballarat is on the cards these spring school holidays, then a trip to Sovereign Hill is also in order.

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Ballarat's best and most beautiful outdoor spaces

 SPRING is the perfect time to pack a picnic and make your way to one of Ballarat's most-loved outdoor parks and spaces, cheese board in tow!


Made of Ballarat - Showcasing our artisans

DISCOVER why Ballarat is a hive of artisanal wonder and experience the city's rich creativity first-hand as part of a new project that launched this w...

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A girlfriends getaway at Hepburn Bathhouse and Spa

BALLARAT has some perfectly quaint villages right at its doorstep, and Hepburn Springs is one such example.

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The biggest ever showcase of Australian art

THE BIENNALE of Australian Art will transform Ballarat into a kaleidoscope of art, sculpture, music and installations this spring.

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Underbar - Ballarat's delectable hatted eatery

THE NAME itself means "delectable, divine, gorgeous, great, lovely, marvelous, wonderful". But if that's not enough to convince you that Underbar is w...