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The newest additions to Ballarat's food scene

A NEW year brings with it some new and very exciting arrivals in the Ballarat hospitality world. Think deluxe fried chicken, think artisan pies, think...

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Five things you didn't know about the Ballarat Botanical Gardens

THE Ballarat Botanical Gardens are a wonder in their own right, glowing with vivid florals, rich history and stunning surrounds. But there's much more...

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Famous faces at the Ballarat Begonia Festival

CELEBRITY guests dirtgirl, Costa Georgiadis and Paul West will be huge drawcards at this year's Ballarat Begonia Festival.


Bob Geldof's message for Ballarat

AHEAD of Sir Bob Geldof's visit to Ballarat next month, Visit Ballarat asked the political activist and philanthropist to share his thoughts on the im...

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Spotlight on sustainability at Ballarat Begonia Festival

BALLARAT's much-loved Begonia Festival will return this March long weekend with a new sustainability focus.

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Inaugural exhibition at Ballarat's National Centre for Photography

THE Ballarat International Foto Biennale will present the inaugural exhibition at the newly established National Centre For Photography from February ...

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Celebrate Chinese New Year at Sovereign Hill

WITNESS the excitement and exhilaration of Chinese New Year as Sovereign Hill and the Chinese Australian Cultural Society Ballarat welcome in the Year...

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Picasso to make his mark on Ballarat

IN A major coup, the Art Gallery of Ballarat will be the only Victorian stopover in Picasso: The Vollard Suite's national tour.

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Escape to the country at Trentham's Acre of Roses

EXPERIENCE joy through the senses at Farmgate Sundays at Acre of Roses, Trentham’s new micro-flower farm, luxury wellness accommodation and event venu...

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Celebrate all things rockabilly in Ballarat

TAKE a step back in time this February at the 2019 Ballarat Beat Rockabilly Festival. The February 8-10 event will celebrate all things rockabilly — t...