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Ballarat Wildlife Park welcomes meerkats to its family

THE Ballarat Wildlife Park has extended its family of furry friends, with the addition of six new meerkats!

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The top tea spots in Ballarat

THE WEATHER is cooling down. And when the weather cools down, sometimes all that's required is a warming cup of quality tea.

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When history and contemporary combine

THERE'S a new kid on Ballarat's accommodation block, and it's begging to be discovered.

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Technology meets heritage

Calling all tech heads! Ballarat Heritage Weekend is fastly approaching and this year's theme  ‘100 Years of Technology and Innovation’ is something n...

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7 reasons to stay at Lake Wendouree Luxury Apartments

RECENTLY, I was given the opportunity to stay at the renovated Lake Wendouree Luxury Apartments. Here are the reasons I think your next Ballarat stay ...

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Top 4 free-entry events to catch at Plate Up Ballarat

We all want to experience a bit of the foodie craze that will be Plate Up Ballarat - whether it's a nice long lunch, quick dinner or a few drinks. Her...

A spot of retail therapy for Mother's Day

GIVE Mum a unique retail experience with a shopping trip to Ballarat this Mother's Day.

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Things to do in Ballarat in May

MAY is set to be a ripper of a month in Ballarat, and we're about to tell you why.

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5 things to do this Heritage Weekend

Get set to celebrate technology, history and heritage as Ballarat Heritage Weekend returns to the city.

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Top family friendly events at plate up Ballarat

It’s not just about the adults at Ballarat’s upcoming foodie festival Plate Up Ballarat. With events even the littlest of family members can eat up, e...