Discover the history and heritage of the Goldfields region with a self-guided heritage walk or drive.
See the grand buildings on Sturt and Lydiard streets in Ballarat and the impressive architecture of Pall Mall in Bendigo, or take in the splendid Victorian streetscapes of Maldon and Dunolly.
On the trail
Most towns offer self guided walks so you can take in the history and heritage at your leisure. Follow trails in Bendigo, Ballarat and villages such as Castlemaine, Maldon, Dunolly and Heathcote. Drop into a local visitor information centre to pick up maps and where available self guided audio tours.
Follow the route taken by police and soldiers from the Police Camp to quell the uprising of miners in December 1854.
This series of three walks through the heart of historic Ballarat uncovers much of the city's fame and fortune. Explore the historic streets.