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Lydiard Street

Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
+61 419 385 577
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Most restaurants closed over Christmas/New Year Period

Lovely street, but over Christmas/New Year there is a jazz convention held here with hundreds of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diana O

One of the old historical parts of Ballarat. Some lovely old pubs, a couple of old churches with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
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  • Average5%
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Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
+61 419 385 577

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely street, but over Christmas/New Year there is a jazz convention held here with hundreds of visitors, BUT there are very few restaurants open. The owners are missing out on some very good business.

Thank Diana O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the old historical parts of Ballarat. Some lovely old pubs, a couple of old churches with magnificent organs. Don't miss an organ recital if on. The Railway Hotel as written about in Banjo Paterson's poem. And all handy to the cafes etc. of...More

Thank Llywellyn1942
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The architecture and the old buildings gives you a great feeling of the past in a modern city. Many places to eat and drink.

Thank Neil G
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

within 10 years of the gold rush ballarat was home to some of the finest period buildings in the world due to influx of wealth. if you are waiting at ballarat station for a bus or train it's an easy walk to enjoy.. head to...More

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Well preserved old buildings along Lydiard Street and most of them are still in service. These old buildings are beautiful.

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We stayed at The George Hotel on Lydiard Street, Ballarat. The street takes you back in time. I do believe that some episodes of Doctor Blake were filmed on this street.

Thank CairnsScotty
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Obviously the town fathers are trying their best to preserve and enhance the street which is the absolute centre of the old ballerat .And well done them!

Thank nedrow5791
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Although quite cold, we walked the street, seeing the historical buildings. Walked down as far as the old gaol.

Thank warners1
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Great apartment everything need plus a spa centrally located not far from railway if catching train into Melbourne supermarket within walking distance and restaurant attached what more could you want. The check in an out was quick an very helpful.

Thank betanj
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Must do in Ballarat, especially combined with the Railway station, the Art Gallery and Cafe and the George hotel.

Thank craig m
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