2018 is done an dusted!! It's now time to look to the future people! January in Ballarat!
January 5th: Buninyong Community Movie Night
On Saturday the 5th of January there is going to be a movie night on at De Soza Park, Warrenheip street, Buninyong. From 7pm to 10pm The Greatest Showman (PG) will be shown in the park. There will also be food trucks, face painting, jumping castle and art exhibition. This is a FREE event!
January 6th: Summer Sundays
Throughout January the City of Ballarat is hosting FREE, live events in the Botanical Gardens. On the 6th, 13th and 20th of the month Summer Sundays will liven up the Botanical Gardens with Jazz, Rock and Folk music. The Summer Sundays is a great opportunity to relax and picnic out in the gardens.
January 12th: Black Hill Family Day
On January 12th Black Hill Outdoor Pool will be hosting a family day with a variety of activities, including a BBQ which is free! Black Hill Outdoor Pool is a WATCH AROUND WATER facility. All children under 5 must be within arms reach of a parent or guardian at all times. Children under 10 must be actively supervised at all times.
January 19th: Ballarat Beer Festival
Round up your mates, grab a picnic blanket and take in over 20,000 square metres of lakeside beer action.
Two boulevards of brewers will offer a kaleidoscope of tastes and flavours – take your pick from over 150 different brews from across Australia as well as many award winning regional wines... beer education classes, blind tastings, trivia games, the popular brewers sack race… plenty of non-alcoholic drink options and plenty more to keep you busy.
A great lineup of local and Australian bands, resident DJs and street food options. Tickets start at $20. The festival is being held at North Gardens, corner of Zoo and Nursery drive, Lake Wendouree.
January 26: Australia Day Pool Party at Eureka
Celebrate Australia Day at Eureka Outdoor Pool, Stawell St South, Ballarat. It is sure to be an afternoon of fun and enjoy a range of activities.
Inflatable Fun in and out of the water! Rock climbing wall, Giant games, Fairy floss machine, Volley Ball competition, and FREE BBQ!