Weekends in Ballarat


Escape the city for a weekend in Ballarat this summer.

Ballarat is the perfect destination for a weekend break. Just over an hour from Melbourne by car or train, you’ll find there’s so much to experience that you may need to extend your stay!

This spring, Ballarat plays host to a world-class line-up of events including the Ballarat International Foto Biennale, White Night Ballarat, AFL and Spilt Milk. Add amazing dining, stunning natural landscapes, beautiful accommodation options and famous attractions and you’ve got all of the ingredients for an unforgettable weekend.

Read @LadyDrewNiack's blog about her weekend stay in Ballarat
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Read @chrissydore's blog about their family weekend adventure in Ballarat
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Read @Benlehner's blog from his time in Ballarat 
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