Lydiard Street, Ballarat

4.7
A vibrant, animated street boasting a cluster of quaint colonial-era buildings, Lydiard Street forms part of the city of Ballarat’s historical center. In the early days of the city--the mid-19th century--a number of businesses were established on the street by Ballarat’s middle-classes, making it an important and affluent district. Plan to visit Lydiard Street and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Ballarat attractions using our Ballarat trip itinerary planner.
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  • Ballarat is an old gold mining town where a number of its inhabitants became very wealthy. Hence there are many beautiful old buinding to admire, eg Her Majesty's Theater, the Town Hall, Craig's...  more »
  • A wonderful history of the mining era. Grand old buildings from the time - 1888 and newer ones like the Regent Theatre and the Provincial Hotel (which is a mix of many architectural styles).  more »
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