Sovereign Hill

Sovereign Hill

Sovereign HillRelive the history and excitement of Victoria's goldrush days at Sovereign Hill, Australia's best outdoor museum

Built on a 25 hectare (60 acre) site linked with the richest alluvial goldrush in the world, Sovereign Hill faithfully depicts Ballarat's first ten years after the discovery of gold in 1851.

The Sovereign Quartz Mine (c 1880) extends this period to include some of the innovations of the mining industry in their search for gold. It's where Australia's history comes to life!

A complete goldfields township on the site of the world's richest alluvial gold mine

Melbourne Over 60 buildings throughout the township to explore
Melbourne More than 40 horses working in the township
Melbourne See craftsmen at work in traditional 1850's trades
Melbourne Go underground in the Red Hill and Quartz Mines
Melbourne Marvel at $50000 AUS of liquid gold being poured
Melbourne See demonstrations and street activations every day

Situated in the historic city of Ballarat Sovereign Hill is located in Bradshaw St and can be easily accessed by car train and tour coaches operating daily from Melbourne. Sovereign Hill is a comfortable 90 minute drive from Melbourne along the Western highway (or only an hour from Melbourne Airport!)

Once in Ballarat just follow the brown and white tourist signs to Sovereign Hill.


Adults: From $58.50 AUD
Child (5-15): From $26.20 AUD

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❊ Address & Contact ❊

Sovereign Hill⊜ 3 Bradshaw Street Ballarat | Map
3 Bradshaw StreetBallarat
61 3 5337 1100

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Sovereign Hill

❊ Also See... ❊

Ballarat Gold Museum

Mercure Ballarat Hotel and Convention Centre

Narmbool | Homestead and Gardens

❊ COVID-19 Notice ❊

Many locations have gone into lockdown as the state takes action to stop the spread of the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19).

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