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Events are a high risk for COVID-19 transmission with many people moving around and interacting with each other. Events need to follow COVIDSafe guidelines to help slow the spread of the virus. Information is available to help organisers of public events in Victoria meet COVID-19 safety requirements.
The Grants Policy provides a consistent, streamlined approach for community groups and organisations seeking funding for programs, events, products and services that bring a wide range of benefits to Ballarat.
Our autumn of events
16–28 March Ballarat Harmony Fest An annual festival of fun, flavour, music, exhibitions and special events that wraps around Harmony Day. Follow us on Facebook for the latest updates. 6–28 March Ballarat Begonia Festival Celebrating Ballarat’s globally recognised begonia collection – one of the rarest in the world. ballaratbegoniafestival.com 7–30 May Ballarat Heritage Festival Experience our unique architecture, streetscapes, buil...
Ballarat event application guide
Ballarat has many parks, waterways, and sporting reserves that can be used for a wide range of events and activities. To manage these on behalf of our community, event managers (those responsible for planning and delivering the event), must apply to the City of Ballarat for a permit to use the public space (venue).
Ballarat Sports and Events Centre Stage 2
The Victorian Government has committed to fully fund Stage 2 works at the Ballarat Sports and Events Centre (BSEC) which will be managed by The City of Ballarat. Works will include the construction of three 3x3 basketball courts, one mobile 3x3 court for events, a regional strength and conditioning centre, learning centres, signage and an appearance upgrade for the existing netball facility. Stage 1 of the Ballarat Sport and...
Ballarat Sports Events Centre
The Ballarat Sports Events Centre is one of the largest sporting facilities in the region. This $24m project was jointly funded by the federal government ($10m) state government ($9m) and the City of Ballarat ($5m). The new indoor arena, which features a striking modern design, forms part of the Eureka Sports Precinct. The upgrades have significantly changed the indoor sporting experience in Ballarat...
Opportunities to get involved
Events across the region are always looking for additional support. Find out more about how you can get involved.
What’s on in Ballarat
Find out what’s happening in Ballarat and surrounds that you can get involved in.