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Aunty Jacks Brewery

Beer Course – Beer Judging & Evaluation

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

6 Aug 2022

Distance from: 1.0 kms | Price from: $150.00

This course has been developed to enhance individuals’ knowledge of flavours in beer, including a range of common beer faults....

Owen Latta

20th Century Toffs at Lola

Food and Wine

28 May 2022

Distance from: 2.2 kms | Price from: Not Available

From Downton Abbey to Mrs Wallace Simpson, join Lola during the Ballarat Heritage Festival to celebrate old school classic dishes...

Blues at Hop Temple

Blues, Brews & BBQ

Food and Wine

29 May 2022 to 26 Jun 2022

Distance from: 1.0 kms | Price from: Not Available

Every Sunday at Hop you can join in for Blues, Brews & BBQ!Each week a favourite blues artists will take...

Black and White Image

Talking History with Clare Gervasoni

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

4 Aug 2022

Distance from: 2.7 kms | Price from: Free

Often neglected in written histories and collections it surprises many that Italian speakers were active during the Goldrush. Join Clare...

Running

Poco Film Fest

Festivals and Celebrations

30 Jul 2022

Distance from: 1.0 kms | Price from: $15.00

Poco is a new up-and-coming short film festival, committed to bringing the best of Australian filmmaking to a new stage...

Musical Bingo at Hop Temple

Musical Bingo

Food and Wine

26 May 2022 to 30 Jun 2022

Distance from: 1.0 kms | Price from: Not Available

Every Thursday night at Hop Temple it's Bingo with a twist... Musical Bingo!Instead of your standard old bingo numbers, we...

Man with guitar

Eric Bogle Live With Special Guest Michael Waugh

Concert or Performance

27 May 2022

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: $69.00

Eric Bogle is an internationally known and respected songwriter. For nearly 40 years he has toured the world with his...

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Salon Sessions in Partnership with Melba Opera Trust | Nellie In Her Own Write

Concert or Performance

29 May 2022

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: $19.30

Nathan Bryon (tenor), Natalie Grimmett (soprano) and Tom Nicholson (baritone) share Dame Nellie Melba’s colourful life story through song with...

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Finding Australian Military Records

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

20 Jul 2022

Distance from: 2.6 kms | Price from: Free

Do you have a soldier in the family? Explore the records at the Australian War Memorial and the National Archives...

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Discovering the treasure that is TROVE

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

22 Jun 2022

Distance from: 2.6 kms | Price from: Free

Explore the many resources of TROVE, the National Library of Australia’s contribution to family research. The Australian Research Collection in...

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Dark Histories and Darker Histories

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

29 May 2022

Distance from: 2.7 kms | Price from: Free

Established histories have romanticised the Victorian Goldrush, obscuring the stories of the marginalised and notably omitting the displacement and dispossession...

Ballarat International Foto Biennale - Foto Walks

Ballarat International Foto Biennale Heritage Foto Walks

Exhibition and Shows

28 May 2022 to 29 May 2022

Distance from: 0.7 kms | Price from: Not Available

Heritage Foto Walks will inspire you with a new outlook on capturing the places and sites around you as part...

Savour at RJM

Sip & Savour

Food and Wine

29 May 2022 to 27 Nov 2022

Distance from: 1.4 kms | Price from: $55.00

Sip and Savour is the perfect way to spend your Sunday afternoon at RJM’s! Sit back and relax, with a...

Performing live at the George Hotel

Motor City Sounds

Concert or Performance

8 Oct 2022

Distance from: 0.9 kms | Price from: Not Available

Motor City Sounds - The sound of classic Motown and Soul.Performing songs from artists such as Stevie Wonder, Jackson 5,...

Three plant sleaves with plants made of reclaimed fibre made from tufting and glass towers .

Ballarat UNESCO Creative City Autumn Display

Exhibition and Shows

24 May 2022 to 31 May 2022

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: Free

Ballarat is a designated UNESCO Creative City of Craft and Folk Art.A new display space has been created in the...

Steamrail Victoria Locomotive Y112

Ballarat Heritage Festival Train Rides

Community Event

28 May 2022 to 29 May 2022

Distance from: 1.2 kms | Price from: $13.00

Steamrail Victoria Ballarat Heritage Festival Shuttles - Join the annual Shuttles on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 May 2022. Wave...

Aunty Jacks Brewery

Beer Course – Beer Styles & Beer Service Bootcamp

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

3 Jun 2022 to 4 Jun 2022

Distance from: 1.0 kms | Price from: $295.00

This 2-day course covers the characteristics, history and production of a range of different beer styles. We also cover important...

The band

Sun Rising – The Songs that Made Memphis

Concert or Performance

25 Jun 2022

Distance from: 1.1 kms | Price from: $45.00

This critically acclaimed show celebrates the music and stories of the early years of Sun Records. You’re promised an unforgettable...

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NAIDOC WEEK Extinction: The Ballad of Pirt Koorrook

Concert or Performance

10 Jul 2022

Distance from: 2.5 kms | Price from: $20.00

Join us for this NAIDOC week performance of ‘Extinction: The Ballad of Pirt Koorrook’, a First Nations’ adaptation of a...

The World of Musicals

The World of Musicals – Wendouree

Concert or Performance

22 Jul 2022

Distance from: 4.1 kms | Price from: $59.90

The World of Musicals Concert has graced stages across the globe and features a world-class ensemble of multi-talented performing artists...

Live show Butterfly Theatre

The Quack and the Charlatan: Magic Show

Concert or Performance

26 May 2022

Distance from: 2.7 kms | Price from: Not Available

The nineteenth century saw many miraculous advancements in the field of medicine. Unfortunately with them came hordes of quacks and...

Tuesday Night Karaoke at Irish Murphy

Tuesday Night Karaoke at Irish Murphy’s

Concert or Performance

24 May 2022 to 27 Dec 2022

Distance from: 0.9 kms | Price from: Free

Every Tuesday Night, Irish Murphy's hosts a regular Karaoke Night. Hosted by Kaze Entertainment, you will find yourself in a...

Mitchell Moreno, BODY COPY, 2021 Ballarat International Foto Biennale

Ballarat International Foto Biennale

Festivals and Celebrations

26 Aug 2023 to 22 Oct 2023

Distance from: 0.7 kms | Price from: Not Available

The Ballarat International Foto Biennale is an immersive, world-class event that continues to evolve, expand and attract curious audiences and,...

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Using the Public Record Office Victoria (PROV) website

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

24 Aug 2022

Distance from: 2.6 kms | Price from: Free

Source and order historical records through the PROV website and find resources to assist your online research.The Australian Research Collection...

Handmade spoons on a wooden stump and hammer

Silver Spoon Making Workshop

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

16 Jul 2022 to 19 Nov 2022

Distance from: 1.2 kms | Price from: $425.00

Have you ever wanted to make a silver spoon? Perhaps a sugar spoon, tea or coffee scoop or if you...

Jimeoin - Turn it Up!

Jimeoin – Turn It Up!

Concert or Performance

17 Jun 2022

Distance from: 1.1 kms | Price from: $54.90

A brilliant evening of world-class comedy from the Irishman internationally celebrated as one of live stand-up’s true masters. We’re thrilled...

The Bridge Market Ballarat April 2021

Farmers Market – Bridge Mall – Ballarat Central

Markets

4 Jun 2022 to 6 May 2023

Distance from: 0.9 kms | Price from: Free

The Bridge Market is a Ballarat Farmers Market held on the first Saturday of the month at Ballarat Bridge Mall.Ballarat...

Beard and Stache Ballarat

Ballarat Beard and Stache Competition

Festivals and Celebrations

28 May 2022

Distance from: 1.0 kms | Price from: Not Available

The Ballarat Beard and Stache Competition is an annual event celebrating all forms of facial hair. There’s a category for...

Reading Room/Old Mining Exchange

BMI Building Tours

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

24 May 2022 to 28 Feb 2023

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: $10.00

These popular tours are now being conducted againHear about the colourful history of the institute and its people, from J.B....

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Talking History with Adam Magennis

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

7 Jul 2022

Distance from: 2.7 kms | Price from: Free

Adam specialises in colonial brick architecture will discuss some of his recent findings and observations in this talk. Adam is...

Three people sitting behind a piano

I Love Paris

Concert or Performance

14 Jun 2022

Distance from: 1.1 kms | Price from: $27.50

Renowned and award winning Concert pianist, William Schmidt and international soprano, Alison Jones transport you to Paris, France in a...

A crucible, flint lighter and tweezers sit on a soldering board

Sand Casting Jewellery Workshop

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

8 Oct 2022

Distance from: 1.2 kms | Price from: $425.00

Using Delft Clay for casting silver is a great way to make jewellery pieces. This full day workshop in Sylvia...

A finished book nook alongside craft tools and items

Harry Potter Book Nook Workshop

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

29 May 2022

Distance from: 3.0 kms | Price from: $100.00

Create your own Harry Potter themed book nook.Using old hard back books and some simple crafting tools, Renee will guide...

Aunty Jacks Brewpub

Sunday Live Music @ AJ’s

Food and Wine

29 May 2022 to 26 Jun 2022

Distance from: 1.0 kms | Price from: Not Available

Sundays are for relaxed afternoon beers so you're home early and ready for the week ahead.That's why every Sunday afternoon...

Bottomless BBQ

Bottomless BBQ

Food and Wine

25 May 2022 to 29 Jun 2022

Distance from: 1.0 kms | Price from: $45.00

Bottomless BBQ is on at Hop Temple every Wednesday night.Loosen the belt buckle and feast on a variety of the...

Charcoal drawing of two trees standing side by side.

Julie Mahnken: We Are Its Creatures

Exhibition and Shows

24 May 2022 to 2 Jun 2022

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: Free

We Are Its Creatures is a collection of drawings inspired by the immensity and power of the changing natural world....

The World of Musicals

The World of Musicals – Ballarat

Concert or Performance

22 Jul 2022

Distance from: 4.1 kms | Price from: $59.90

The World of Musicals Concert has graced stages across the globe and features a world-class ensemble of multi-talented performing artists...

group of singers sitting for photograph sitting on a dias dressed in black and white

Salon Sessions in Partnership with Melba Opera Trust

Concert or Performance

17 Jul 2022

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: $19.30

In 2022, two exciting performances will be hosted with Melba Opera Trust - The program are still being finalised, keep...

Bill Bailey

Bill Bailey – En Route To Normal

Concert or Performance

3 Nov 2022

Distance from: 1.1 kms | Price from: $54.90

How did we get here? How do we find our way through this? And exactly who are we again? In...

Seville oranges on a white/grey background

Painting basics with Geoff Roderick

Community Event

8 Jun 2022 to 29 Jun 2022

Distance from: 0.8 kms | Price from: $26.40

Join in this series of four workshops in painting basics.In these sessions, Geoff will be using water based artists quality...

Food & Table

Sweet Fern Fragrance Boutique – Perfume Masterclass

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

5 May 2022 to 4 Apr 2024

Distance from: 0.5 kms | Price from: $55.00

You're invited to enjoy an evening of indulgence at this Perfume Masterclass. Sip champagne whilst exploring the finest and most...

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Double Delicious

Concert or Performance

26 May 2022

Distance from: 0.0 kms | Price from: $70.00

Combining food and theatre, five storyteller-cooks reveal the secrets of dishes that are significant in their lives, in this truly...

Setting a gemstone in a silver ring

Jewellery Foundations Course for Beginners

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

14 Jun 2022 to 22 Nov 2022

Distance from: 1.2 kms | Price from: $625.00

Have you always wanted to learn how to make jewellery? Join Sylvia Nevistic in her light-filled Ballarat jewellery studio to...

The Australian Bee Gees Show - 25th Anniversary Tour, Bunbury, Western Australia

The Australian Bee Gees Show – 25th Anniversary Tour – Wendouree

Concert or Performance

25 Aug 2022

Distance from: 4.1 kms | Price from: Not Available

Celebrating 10 years and over 3000 shows headlining on the Las Vegas strip, The Australian Bee Gees Show will be...

Painting of two horseman mustering cattle in the mountains.

The Colourful Bunch: Works Done

Exhibition and Shows

25 May 2022 to 29 May 2022

Distance from: 0.9 kms | Price from: Free

The Colourful Bunch are all members of the Ballarat Society of Artists Inc., some recent joiners and others members for...

Aunty Jacks Brewery

Beer Course – The Science of Beer & Brewing

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

21 Jun 2022 to 24 Jun 2022

Distance from: 1.0 kms | Price from: $800.00

Want to know more about what’s happening in your brewing? This course covers the science and practical aspects of brewing....

Sterling silver cast rings

Jewellery Wax Workshop

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

11 Jun 2022 to 5 Nov 2022

Distance from: 1.2 kms | Price from: $450.00

Join jeweller and object maker Sylvia Nevistic in her Ballarat studio to learn the ancient jewellery making technique of lost...

Photo of coats and jackets

Found By Cafs Pop Up Store

Exhibition and Shows

25 May 2022 to 18 Jun 2022

Distance from: 1.0 kms | Price from: Not Available

Found by Cafs is a pop up retail store specialising in curated designer, vintage and 'As New' clothing items with...

Brass, aluminium, gold leaf, nylon, coastal ironstone, Maralinga gravel, diorite, chert. turquoise

Climate Anxiety Ark – Paul E Mason

Exhibition and Shows

24 May 2022 to 18 Nov 2022

Distance from: 2.5 kms | Price from: Not Available

Paul E Mason exploits the language of the museum in meticulously crafted sculptures that comment on the legacy and continuation...

The Martini Set

Live Music events at RJM’s Wine Bar

Food and Wine

29 May 2022 to 26 Jun 2022

Distance from: 1.4 kms | Price from: Free

RJM’s are now providing you with live music every week – browse the upcoming live music events below:Friday 13th of...

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SpringFest Ballarat – Market Sunday

Markets

27 Nov 2022

Distance from: 2.7 kms | Price from: Not Available

Visit Ballarat’s famous annual Springtime event. Plans for SpringFest 2022 are underway. Ambassadors Tim Bone and Julia Zass (and their...

Beach with sand on left, water on right, figures in distance

Light + Shade: Max Meldrum and his followers

Exhibition and Shows

24 May 2022 to 15 Oct 2022

Distance from: 1.0 kms | Price from: Free

Max Meldrum was one of Australia’s most influential painters and art teachers of the 20th century but has also been...

The Food Edit Ballarat

The Food Edit

Food and Wine

24 May 2022 to 29 May 2022

Distance from: 0.9 kms | Price from: Not Available

A new addition to this year’s Ballarat Heritage Festival, The Food Edit is an exciting collection of contemporary eat and...

Vegetables on wooden board

Heritage Harvest Weekend at Sovereign Hill

Food and Wine

28 May 2022 to 29 May 2022

Distance from: 0.7 kms | Price from: $20.00

Heritage Harvest Weekend will see 30 producers, makers and retailers transform Sovereign Hill into a foodie adventure.The weekend is a...

Steam Train

Ballarat Heritage Festival

Exhibition and Shows

24 May 2022 to 29 May 2022

Distance from: 0.0 kms | Price from: Not Available

Dust off your tweed, oil up your retro bikes, and start growing that facial hair, the Ballarat Heritage Festival is...

Market crowd, with dozens of marquees in distance

Christmas Market

Markets

16 Dec 2022

Distance from: 4.0 kms | Price from: Free

On a Friday night leading up to Christmas, Ballarat Farmers Market will be holding a special market focusing on gifts,...

Road in foreground, market stalls with customers under tree

Ballarat Farmers Market

Markets

28 May 2022 to 25 Mar 2023

Distance from: 4.0 kms | Price from: Free

Ballarat Farmers Market takes place in central Ballarat near the shores of beautiful Lake Wendouree. The market operates on the...

Coloured Image of Quilt hanging over fence

Talking History with Padraic Fisher

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

2 Jun 2022

Distance from: 2.7 kms | Price from: Free

Padraic will examine the art of making do and the creation of the wagga quilt, or bush blanket, a uniquely...

2019 Sheep Show Exhibitors discuss their days achievements.

2022 Victorian Sheep Show

Exhibition and Shows

26 Jun 2022

Distance from: 3.4 kms | Price from: Free

Fibre, food, fashion and farm festival - showcasing Ballarat's sheep and greater agricultural industry.The 2022 event will continue to celebrate...

Entree plate of food in the middle of a table surrounded by rows of glasses with whisky

Whisky in the Wheelwrights

Food and Wine

27 May 2022

Distance from: 0.7 kms | Price from: $101.31

Step into one of Sovereign Hill's most unique spaces where wood, fire, metal, heat and steam take centre stage.Discover what...

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