Restaurant Ballarat, presented by Broadsheet

The veggies have been gathered, the grapes harvested and the meat prepped. Restaurant Ballarat, presented by Broadsheet, is returning for its second year following the sell-out success of 2016. Inhabiting some of Ballarat’s most iconic historic venues locations, Restaurant Ballarat will present a series of four Sunday lunches prepared by Ballarat’s best chefs and featuring amazing local produce fresh from the paddocks, patches and vines.

Where: Mystery Locations - check website for details
When: 12pm-4pm Sunday

  • Lunch 1. 7 May
  • Lunch 2. 21 May
  • Lunch 3. 28 May
  • Lunch 4. 4 June

Cost: $65 per head, three course lunch and drink on arrival
More Information: Visit Restraunt Ballarat

High Tea

Mother's Day High Tea

Treat Mum to a delicious High Tea in one of many beautiful and historic Ballarat locations. Craig'd Royal Hotel, The George Hotel and Sovereign Hill are just a few of the many places to choose from. Book early, as spaces are limited at all venues.

Where: Various locations in Ballarat
When: 14 May
Cost/More Information:Visit:

Heritage Dinner with Guest Speake Jeremy Johnson

Following pre-dinner drinks in the charming Bar area (featured in Dr Blake’s Murder Mysteries TV series), enjoy the annual delicious 2 course Heritage Dinner served in the historical dining room at the Old Colonists’ Club. Our guest speaker, Jeremy Johnson, will provide an interesting after dinner address on the subject of the history and development of Sovereign Hill and the Dr Blake Exhibition

Where: Old Colonists’ Club, Ballarat
When: 7.00pm for 7.30pm 20 May
Cost: $55. Bookings essential – payment required prior to event. Tables of 8 available for booking.
More Information: Email or telephone the Bar Manager after 4.30pm weeknights on 5331 2461 or 0400 168 564


Sovereign Hill Inspired Dinner Series

Join us for the May instalment of Sovereign Hill’s Inspired Dinner Series. Each month Sovereign Hill hosts a dinner inspired by the real stories of the Ballarat goldfields. Enjoy a delicious meal while being immersed in the stories of our costumed characters. Take a look at our website for more information.

Where: Sovereign Hill, Bradshaw Street
When: 6.30pm Friday, 26 May
Cost / More Information: $60pp includes a two course meal, beverage on arrival and entertainment. Visit Sovereignhill for more information.