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Unearthing truffles

There’s something quite special about truffles; their rarity, uniqueness of flavours and history, and whether you like them or not, the process of har...

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The Red Series - Celebrating our top drops

THE Ballarat Mining Exchange is set to transform into a haven of winter wine as part of The Red Series festival.


Catch the blazing Blood on the Southern Cross one last time

VISITORS to Sovereign Hill have a few days left to see Blood on the Southern Cross before the sound-and-light show packs up shop for several months.

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Ball Park Music hits Ballarat for exclusive show

TWO of Australia's most-loved indie bands are heading to Ballarat as part of their national tour, and tickets are on sale now!


Ballarat's best boutiques

BALLARAT'S most prized boutiques will come together under the one roof on July 8 as part of the inaugural Ballarat Boutique.


Win family passes to all of Victoria's major attractions

SOVEREIGN Hill is giving visitors a chance to win a whopping prize pack valued at over $2,000!

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An extreme bathing experience

GET set to experience Victoria's coolest ever bathing experience - literally!

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Ballarat's top markets

THE wintertime will play host to several markets held in Ballarat and surrounds, showcasing the best produce, crafts, food and wine of the region for ...

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5 spots to get your art fix this winter

  BALLARAT'S vibrant arts scene will become a focal point of this year's Ballarat Winter Festival.

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5 of the best Warming Ballarat Drinks

AS THE weather cools down, it becomes necessary to find creative (and delicious) ways to warm up your heart, soul and body. Here are five of Ballarat'...