Join Gray Line and get a taste for Victoria's rich Gold-rush history. In 1850 the world focused on Ballarat as the cry "Gold" echoed around the globe. People from all nations poured into Ballarat to seek fortune, many found the real Australia and decided to make this great land their home.
Today, you too can capture the excitement of these bawdy times as you visit the scene of revolt, rebellion and the emergence of democracy at Eureka and Sovereign Hill in Ballarat. Enjoy a guided mine tour deep underground inside the mines.
Options to Ballarat Wildlife Park or the tour with lunch at the New York Bakery is also available.
Free Wi-Fi internet is now available on the coach.
Contact Gray Line Melbourne Reservations or visit the website for more information.
Price & booking
Tour pricing information (GST included)
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Includes entrance fees to Sovereign Hill & Gold Museum and Red Hill Mine tour
Includes entrance fees to Sovereign Hill, Gold Museum, Red Hill Mine tour, free Wi-Fi on coach. Child price is the 'from' price.
Cancellation and booking policy
Cancellation fee of 50 per cent applies for a tour cancelled within 72 to 24 hours of travel. Within 24 hours of departure 100 per cent cancellation fee applies. Itineraries, prices and days of operation are subject to change or withdrawal without notice.
Days of operation
Departure details: 01/10/12 - 31/03/16
Tour starting location
Melbourne Day Tour Centre - Gray Line
- Car park
- Courtesy transfer
- Check-in desk
- Wireless Internet Access
Gray Line offers the largest and most comprehensive range of premium sightseeing tours wherever it operates including half and full day tours, hop on hop off tours and sightseeing passes.
The emphasis on their tours is true Australian, with each stop giving active involvement in some aspects of the Australian way of life or flora and fauna. Most tours provide their specialty; Aussie style Bush Billy Tea and refreshments in spectacular mountain or seascape settings.
Gray Line Australia is a long established Australian owned premium sightseeing company. The Driver family has been operating since 1931 and has a fleet of over 75 vehicles with operations in Melbourne, Tasmania, Broome, Perth, and Darwin, with an alliance partner in Brisbane and Gold Coast. Gray Line utilises premium sightseeing vehicles around Australia. All vehicles are consistent and of the highest standard and presented in Gray Line's unique livery.
Gray Line Australia is proud to be associated with Gray Line Worldwide where standards of excellence in sightseeing are achieved globally. Gray Line Worldwide is the world's largest sightseeing and destination management company with over 150 destinations on six continents.
Bookings can be made 24 hours a day by calling reservations or booking by the website.
Dispatch Office - Federation Square East (cnr. Flinders and Russell Streets), Melbourne
Other tours by this operator
- Australian Tourism Export Council
- Bus & Coach Association
- Bus Industry Confederation
Tour operator is licensed to conduct tours on public land