Art Gallery of Ballarat

Attraction in Ballarat

40 Lydiard St North
Ballarat, Victoria 3350

Phone number:
+61 3 5320 5858
Fax number:
+61 3 5320 5791

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Description: Walk the history of Australian art at the country’s premier regional gallery. There’s lots to talk about — the fantastic collection, the exciting exhibition program and the unique gifts, art and souvenirs in the Gallery shop. Then relax with a great coffee in the café.

Type of operation: Permanent collection on display, temporary exhibitions. Also gift shop and visitor information.

Location: Located in Ballarat’s CBD.

Opening times: 10am-5pm daily, except Christmas and Boxing Day.

Access to public transport: 2 minute walk from Ballarat Railway Station. Trains and buses from Melbourne and Geelong.
Check V/Line timetables for other regional centres.


  • Oldest and largest regional gallery
  • Free iPod tour guide
  • Permanent and temporary exhibitions