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Satu the tiger arrives in Ballarat

THE Ballarat Wildlife Park has welcomed a second tiger to its Tiger Sanctuary conservation display.

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Four ways to explore the Ballarat Botanical Gardens

THERE'S more to the Ballarat Botanical Gardens than simply flowers and trees. Here are four ways to properly explore all that this local gem has to of...

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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.

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Behind closed doors at Sovereign Hill

GET a glimpse behind the scenes of Sovereign Hill's costume department as part of the 2019 Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival.

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Your Ballarat Begonia Festival itinerary

THERE'S a lot you can do at this year’s Ballarat Begonia Festival and here’s our recommendations to make a weekend of it.

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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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The story behind the Ballarat Begonia Festival

DISCOVERED in Peru and Bolivia in 1864 by Englishman Richard Pierce, the beautiful begonia was transported back to Britain where it was rapidly hybrid...