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Clunes Booktown for Kids Festival

Clunes Booktown for Kids!

Come to a world before vegemite and step back in time to the early 1900s when teddy bears were invented, along with crayons, cellophane & cornflakes!

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The World Rowing Masters Regatta 2014 on October 9th to 12th encompasses the former Olympic course


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The IRONMAN 70.3 Ballarat is an event not to be missed, whether you're a competitor or supporter!



Ballarat gets your heart pulsing and taste-buds dancing with wine bars, breweries, award-winning restaurants, festivals, tracks and trails and oh so much more. It's a melting pot of cultural and sporting events, gastronomic treasures and hints of the past. It's a place steeped in the history of the Eureka Rebellion and the golden era of the 1850s. It's the heritage backdrop to your totally modern escape.

Upcoming Events


6 September 2014-7 September 2014

Mechanica is an indoor car and bike show, held across the Father’s Day weekend and is open to any vehicle of interest.

Father’s Day at Jackson’s & Co.

7 September 2014-7 September 2014

Book your Father's Day lunch or dinner at Jackson's & Co!

Victorian Indigenous Art Awards 2014

23 August 2014-5 October 2014

2014 Victorian Indigenous Art Awards


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