The Ballarat City Walking Tours lets you discover this enchanting city with its magnificent architecture on this fully guided walking tour.

Your guide will bring to life the golden history and heritage of Ballarat as you stroll along the streets of this city built on gold.

Walk amongst the gardens and statues of Sturt Street, the old law courts and galleries of Camp Street, the heritage buildings of Lydiard Street including the magnificent Railway Station.

This is the only Ballarat walking tour that includes the Ballarat Orphanage Museum in Ludbrook House.

Your walk will conclude with a cup of coffee/tea in the splendor of Craigs Royal Hotel.

Type Indicative prices

Adult per person.


Children per person, 6 years to 15 years. Children 5 years and under - Free. $122 - Family Cost: 2 x Adult , 3 Children +



Experienced tour guide, Entry to Ballarat Orphanage Museum (Mon - Fri only) Entry to Ballarat Art Gallery (Afternoon tour only) Entry to Ballarat Railway Station. Morning/Afternoon tea at Craigs Royal Hotel.

Days of operation:
  • Please Phone / Email to confirm tour. No Minimum Numbers for tour to commence.

Tour highlights:
  • Lydiard Street
    Lydiard Street has some of the best examples of Victorian & Edwardian heritage buildings in Australia.
  • Sturt Street
    Sturt Street is a grand boulevard which runs through Ballarat. In central Ballarat, Sturt Street has beautiful gardens, marble statues and fine buildings fitting for a city founded on gold.

Golden Nugget Discovery Tours conducts small group nature, sightseeing, heritage and wine tours of Western and Central Victoria, Australia.

It is the ideal way for couples, small groups and individual travellers to experience the Goldfields region, the Great Ocean Road, the Grampians, Daylesford and Spa country, plus the Pyrenees wine region.

Relive the history and heritage of the gold rush as you visit Ballarat and Bendigo. Explore the small towns of the area, the wild nature of the parks, and the food and wine of the Goldfields.

Walk with your eco-guide along the Goldfields track to discover wild nature and gold rush relics.

See the fantastic coastal scenery, from wide beaches to tall towering cliffs and rainforests of the Great Ocean Road. Walk in the tree tops of the giant mountain ash.

Experience the wild nature of the Grampians with its wildflowers, kangaroos, emus, waterfalls, aboriginal rock art and wonderful views from the cliff tops.

Discover Daylesford, Hepburn Springs and the surrounding Spa region. This region is famous for its mineral springs and spas.

The Pyrenees wine region makes some of the finest wines of the French Bordeaux variety. Lunch is included at the Warrenmang Vineyard resort or similar.

Sturt Street, Gold Monument, Ballarat Central, Victoria, 3350

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