This 1850s gold mining township is Ballarat’s main attraction. It is an excellent living history exhibit featuring staff in period costume, and is the best attraction of its kind in Australia. The Sovereign Hill complex incorporates an excellent Gold Museum, which covers Ballarat’s history with an emphasis on the impact of the gold rush.
- Bradshaw Street, Ballarat VIC 3350
- Telephone (03) 5337 1199
- Website www.sovereignhill.com.au
- Admission $49.50–78.50
- Open 10am–5pm daily