Take a stroll through the beautiful gardens and enjoy the peaceful surroundings. You'll see a wide variety of plant species, including rare and exotic plants.
Step back in time and experience life as it was during the gold rush era. You can pan for gold, ride in a horse-drawn carriage, and watch blacksmiths at work.
Experience the city's haunted history and hear spooky stories about the ghosts that still haunt the streets.
Explore the medieval-style castle and watch knights battle it out in the arena.
Get up close and personal with some of Australia's most iconic animals, including kangaroos, koalas, and crocodiles.
Enjoy the beautiful scenery and fresh air as you cycle along the picturesque river.
Pack a picnic lunch and spend a relaxing afternoon by the lake, surrounded by stunning views.
Check out the gallery's impressive collection of Australian art, including works by famous artists like Arthur Streeton and Tom Roberts.
See the stars like never before and learn about the mysteries of the universe.
Visit some of the region's top wineries and taste the delicious wines that Ballarat is famous for.
Take a glassblowing class and create your very own masterpiece to take home as a souvenir.
See the city from a different perspective and take in the stunning views from high above.
No matter what your interests, Ballarat has something for everyone. With so many fun and unusual things to do, you're sure to have an unforgettable trip to this charming city.