Free travel guides

So you’re planning a trip to Ballarat but where do you begin? We’ve got you sorted.




Map of Ballarat

Hit the ground running with this map of the Ballarat CBD.



Ballarat Official Visitor Guide

This little book is your new best friend in Ballarat — the mate that’s going to tell you what’s on, what’s good and how to find all those bits and bobs that only a local knows. 

Email for the online version, or pick up a copy at the Ballarat Information Centre.

Accessible Ballarat Guide

Ballarat offers a wide range of activities and experiences for people with a disability. To assist you find everything you need we've created the Accessible Ballarat Guide


Ballarat's Historic Streetscapes Walking Tour

Discover the grand architectural links to Ballarat’s dramatic past with this self-guided walking tour.


Ballarat's Historic Statues Walking Tour

Find a wealth of stories set in stone along Sturt Street’s grand boulevard.



Ballarat Revealed

A geo-location based historical storytelling site which will take you on a guided walking tour of the streets of Ballarat’s CBD using your smart phone.

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