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An award-winning Ballarat winemaker

BALLARAT'S Owen Latta has just received a huge accolade - named Gourmet Traveller Wine's Young Winemaker of the Year.


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...


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!


Showcasing the landscape of the golden region

TALENTED ceramic artists Ruby and Peter Pilven will have their stunning works on show from this week as part of a new exhibition at the Post Office Ga...


Blake is back - Seven saves Doctor Blake Mysteries

IT'S the news we've all been waiting for!


Why Doctor Blake and Ballarat go hand-in-hand

OVER THE last few years, we've fallen in love (and in hate) with several of the characters in The Doctor Blake Mysteries. Lucien, Jean, and Charlie ha...


Ballarat named as Victoria's leading music city

BALLARAT has been named as the highest ranking regional Victorian council for live music!

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What makes Ballarat an arts destination

THE INAUGURAL White Night Ballarat attracted 40,000 festival-goers to the city over a 12-hour period, showcasing exactly why Ballarat is renowned as a...


Sovereign Hill - An award winning national attraction

Ballarat's iconic  Sovereign Hil has been named Australia's best Major Tourist Attraction, so if you're yet to visit the outdoor museum, you're missin...