Welcome, skip to the content.

Sweet Fern Fragrance Boutique is the only niche perfumery in regional Australia. The perfumery houses a large collection of the finest perfumes in the world with significant historical backgrounds.

The perfumes are made by perfumes houses and are made from recipes as far back as the 17th century - including a perfume which is based on a recipe found at the Palace of Versailles of Marie Antoinettes' personal fragrance.

Sweet Fern is also one of only seven Aesop stockists which has been given the entire collection.

The perfumery hosts Perfume Masterclasses every month. Guest are treated to an evening of olfactory indulgence as they discover Michael Edwards Fragrance Wheel and learn to distinguish between the fragrance families.

The space has been created by owners Kate and Simon using reclaimed materials in a space which was one of Ballarat's original Hardware store which was established in 1918.

Sweet Fern are experts in finding you the perfect perfume for a reason, season or a lifetime.

Content: The Trustee for Timberwolf Crest Family Trust

More info

Social media:
Entry cost:

Free Entry

Opening hours:
  • Wednesday: 10:00am - 5:30pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am - 5:30pm
  • Friday: 10:00am - 5:30pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am - 1:00pm

  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
  • Visitor Information Centre

  • Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance