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Kilderkin Distillery

16 Nov 2018

Larrikin Gin Masterclass

In 2016, a brewer called Scott with a passion for craft beer and spirits, met a Scot called Chris with a lifelong interest in distilling. The pair decided it was time to fulfill their ambitions, and so the Kilderkin Distillery [...]
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17 Nov 2018

Salt Kitchen Charcuterie

Nose to Tail – A Charcuterie Experience

Somebody once said, “a Weekend well spent brings a week of content”. And what better way to spend an afternoon than a lazy long lunch with Mick Nunn from Salt Kitchen Charcuterie and John Harris of Mitchell Harris Wines.

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Art & Design
18 Nov 2018

Dyeing to Weave SAORI

SAORI Weaving Workshop

Join Prue Simmons – one of only three accredited SAORI teachers in Australia – as you find your Zen and immerse yourself in the beautiful freestyle creativity of Japanese SAORI weaving. Learn a range of weaving techniques and create your own woven scarf to take home.

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24 Nov 2018

Backyard Beekeeping Ballarat

The Secret Life of Bees – SOLD OUT

Where would we be without the humble honeybee? In this exclusive open hive experience, Amanda Collins and Scott Denno of Backyard Beekeeping, will guide you through an intimate exploration of a live honeybee hive.

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OLAF / KERSTENS EXHIBITION


Admire exclusive photographic works from two of today’s most significant practicing Dutch photographers – Erwin Olaf and Hendrik Kerstens. Exhibited in the majestic Craig’s Royal Hotel, this regional-first is hosted in collaboration with the Ballarat International Foto Biennale.

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Earle Ballarat
Lascelles Terraces


Stay in a space of pure luxury laden with historic elegance at the lovingly restored Earle Ballarat – Lascelles Terraces. Boasting original 19th century features with a contemporary overlay, these Victorian townhouses provide a home base rich in history.

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THE LOST ONES GALLERY AND BAR


Enter the ominous walls of a 19th century Masonic Lodge and wander through Ballarat’s contemporary art space The Lost Ones. Venture further below to the speakeasy-like basement bar and delight in tapas, wine and spirits as you while the evening away to a tune or two.

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