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Heritage Weekend at Hop Temple is their second annual event following the success of last year.

Saturday 27 May will see Hop Temple invaded by thousands of facial hairs as part of their Heritage Weekend Beard and Moustache Competition. This competition consisting of five categories of appreciation to the best style of beards and moustaches will be sure to have you throwing away your razor, if you're a man or a women.

The inclusion of local businesses including Ironbark Barbers, Barbers Choice Beard and moustache oil, American BBQ by Round the Way and a selection of local stall holders. There will be Whiskey masterclasses held by Gentlemen Jack on the whole Jack Daniels Family. Expect to see a Ballarat focus of tap beer from Red Duck, Athletic Club, Cubby Haus and Rebellion Brewing. As well as horse rides and face painting for the kids.


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  • Bar
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Public toilet
  • Restaurant - licensed
Entry cost:

Free Entry


  • Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance
  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times
  • Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf
  • Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision