Ballarat Heritage Weekend

Showcasing the rich heritage history of Ballarat – think horse and carriages, grand old buildings, steam trains, vintage fashion and much more – Ballarat Heritage Weekend will give you a glimpse of yesteryear and explore the stories and tales of this iconic city.   

History Ablaze

Key events include a fashion show showcasing one of the largest private collections of fashion history, a vintage bicycle ride in your best tweed and a competition for the best beard and stache going round.

As night time descends upon the streets, more stories come to life, exploring the darker side of Ballarat's heritage with ghost tours, "camp fire" conversations and plenty more.