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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...

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What's on this Labour Day long weekend in Ballarat

FOOTBALL, flowers and family fun are all on the cards in Ballarat this Labour Day long weekend.

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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 makes his mark on Ballarat

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

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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...