Reveal Ballarat's Past

Tours



City Sites:
Experience Ballarat's cityscape through time.
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Experience the cityscape as it was in past centuries. This tour will take you from the Bridge Mall up a path in the middle of Ballarat's 'grand boulevarde' Sturt Street, and along the footpaths of Lydiard and Doveton streets - you'll cross several streets and intersections on a self-guided walk of about an hour. Please be careful of oncoming traffic at all times and peruse your phone or device with care on Ballarat's streets and footpaths.
Ghost Signs:
Look up to Ballarat's faded advertising history.
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Seek out curious stories of Ballarat's past through looking up in this tour. Explore the city's laneways and buildings to find the faded advertising signs and discover the people, places and innovative industries that made Ballarat. You'll cross several streets and intersections on a self-guided walk of about an hour. Please be careful of oncoming traffic at all times and peruse your phone or device with care on Ballarat's streets and footpaths.