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Lake Esmond

By at November 25, 2015 | 12:53 pm | 0 Comment

Visit Lake Esmond in Ballarat for a tranquil and relaxing afternoon. The lake is situated on the corner of Larter Street and Lal Lal Street.Originally a quarry for the local Eureka Tile Works until 1982, the park was named after the discovery of gold and Eureka Stockade leader, James Esmond.Today it’s just an invaluable recreational space for nature lovers, bird

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Catch the Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience

By at November 10, 2015 | 3:31 pm | 0 Comment

There's lots going in Ballarat!The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is on in Ballarat for the next few days, finishing up at 12pm noon on the 14th Nov. You can visit the experience at Ballarat Exhibition Centre at 501 - 503 Dowling St, Wendouree, VIC 3355.You can also catch the 149th Ballarat Show this weekend at the Ballarat Showgrounds where the best of agriculture,

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Black Hill Lookout

By at October 23, 2015 | 4:26 pm | 0 Comment

When in Ballarat, head to Black Hill Lookout for a short trip guaranteed to grant a fantastic view.See Ballarat from on high. You can see the development of the various areas of city, it’s also the best spot to appreciate the lovely parks and gardens of Ballarat.It’s especially great at night time, you can see the whole of Ballarat light up. Bring some hot chocolate,

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Entertaining the family in Ballarat

By at October 1, 2015 | 12:23 pm | 0 Comment

The little ones need entertaining too, keep them happy these school holidays in Ballarat with some fantastic activities and things to do.Sovereign Hill comes alive in the summer - find out what life was really like on the gold-fields and go behind the scenes to discover gold panning, historical adventures, old times dress ups and more.You could also go to Kyral Castle and

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