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Sovereign Hill and Ballarat Tour with Wildlife Park Visit from Melbourne

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Mix with native Australian animals then find your fortune in gold at the Ballarat Wildlife Park and Sovereign Hill.

Description

This tour gives you the opportunity of visiting the Ballarat Wildlife Park along with Sovereign Hill, an internationally renowned heritage park, where you can relive the atmosphere of Australia's bawdy gold rush days.

The Ballarat Wildlife Park is a high standard, well planned fauna reserve with excellent opportunities to meet native Australian animals.

Highlights

Coach Tour

  • Ballarat - enjoy a complete town tour of this gracious city with its exquisite gardens and noble statues

  • Eureka Stockade - site of the 1854 Miner's Rebellion

  • Visit Sovereign Hill - an authentic recreation of an 1850's gold mining town.

  • Gold panning in Red Gully Creek

  • Witness original working conditions and demonstrations of early mining equipment

  • Blacksmiths and traditional craftsmen

  • Perhaps try some homemade boiled lollies!

  • Be entertained by costumed ladies, gents and other goldfields characters who are happy to pose for a great photo

  • The Chinese Village - highlighting Chinese involvement in the goldfields

  • Why not ride a stagecoach!

  • Watch the Giant Crushing Battery

  • Visit the Gold Museum - an impressive and valuable collection of gold nuggets, gold coins, alluvial deposits and priceless gold artifacts

Ballarat Wildlife Park Regular Ticket

  • Visit Ballarat Wildlife Park (owned by the Parker family) nestled in a native bushland habitat where you can join a guided tour

  • A surprise greeting awaits you on arrival

  • Feed free range Kangaroos

  • Experience an Emu encounter

  • Meet our cute cuddly Koalas

  • See Tasmanian Devils feeding

  • See Goannas and giant Lizards.

Ballarat Wildlife Park VIP Ticket

  • Excellent opportunity for an intimate behind-the-scenes wildlife encounter

  • Includes all features of the regular ticket plus exclusive access to selected wildlife with a photo for an unforgettable close-up experience (limited to 10 guests)

  • Enter the enclosure with a keeper and observe a reptile feeding or spend one-on-one time with a favorite Australian animal.

Please Note

  • *The Intercontinental Hotel pick-up/join in will be at the Collins Street entrance, and will no longer be at the Flinders Lane.

  • Children below 4 years old are free of charge, provided they do not occupy a seat.

Includes

  • Ballarat Wildlife Park entry fee and guided tour

  • Sovereign Hill and Gold Museum entry fee

  • Ballarat city tour

  • Red Hill Mine tour

  • On-coach Sovereign Hill video

  • Free use of WiFi on coach
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Coach Tour & Sovereign Hill with Ballarat Wildlife Park Regular Ticket

Duration: 10 - 11 hour(s)
Available: Mon, Tue, Thu and Sat
Pick-up: Available
Inclusions: Ballarat Wildlife Park entry fee and guided tour / Sovereign Hill and Gold Museum entry fee / Ballarat city tour / Red Hill Mine tour / On-coach Sovereign Hill video / Free use of WiFi on coach

Schedule

  • 08:05-06:40

    Pick-up at Melbourne Hotels or Meet at Federation Square East

  • 08:20

    Ballarat Coach Tour

    Learn about Ballarat's rich history as you journey through the Western Highway, a stagecoach route of the 1850's. Locations include Bacchus Marsh, which is home to numerous orchards and the site of the 1854 miner's rebellion, Eureka Stockade.

  • Ballarat Wildlife Park

    The wildlife park houses some of the best native Australian animals. Feed free range kangaroos, experience an emu encounter, meet cuddly koalas, see lizards and goannas, and watch the feeding of tasmanian devils.

  • Pan for Gold at Sovereign Hill

    Relive history with this authentic recreation of an 1850's gold mining town. Get the full mining experience - gold panning in Red Gully Creek, a tour of Red Hill Mine, and the chance to see a wide range of early mining equipment.

  • More Sovereign Hill Activities

    Wander around main street and see some of its shops. Stop by New York Bakery if you're in the mood for delicious Devonshire tea. Watch as blacksmiths and traditional craftsmen work and see the Giant Crushing Battery.

  • Gold Museum

    Visit the Gold Museum and discover what it was like to go gold mining and see the valuable collection of gold nuggets, gold coins, alluvial deposits, and priceless gold deposits.

  • 17:30

    Drop off at Melbourne Hotels or Check-out at Federation Square East

Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) From Infant ( Age & over ) Free
Coach Tour & Sovereign Hill with Ballarat Wildlife Park VIP Ticket

Duration: 10 - 11 hour(s)
Available: Mon, Tue, Thu and Sat
Pick-up: Available
Inclusions: Ballarat Wildlife Park entry fee and guided tour / Sovereign Hill and Gold Museum entry fee / Ballarat city tour / Red Hill Mine tour / On-coach Sovereign Hill video / Free use of WiFi on coach

Schedule

  • 08:05-06:40

    Pick-up at Melbourne Hotels or Meet at Federation Square East

  • 08:20

    Ballarat Coach Tour

    Learn about Ballarat's rich history as you journey through the Western Highway, a stagecoach route of the 1850's. Locations include Bacchus Marsh, which is home to numerous orchards and the site of the 1854 miner's rebellion, Eureka Stockade.

  • Ballarat Wildlife Park

    The wildlife park houses some of the best native Australian animals. Feed free range kangaroos, experience an emu encounter, meet cuddly koalas, see lizards and goannas, and watch the feeding of tasmanian devils.

  • VIP Experience at the Wildlife Park

    Take part in an exclusive encounter with Australian wildlife with behind-the-scenes access to their habitats. Get as close to them as possible and enter their protective enclosures where you will have plenty of photo opportunities with the animals to remember this experience by.

  • Pan for Gold at Sovereign Hill

    Relive history with this authentic recreation of an 1850's gold mining town. Get the full mining experience - gold panning in Red Gully Creek, a tour of Red Hill Mine, and the chance to see a wide range of early mining equipment.

  • More Sovereign Hill Activities

    Wander around main street and see some of its shops. Stop by New York Bakery if you're in the mood for delicious Devonshire tea. Watch as blacksmiths and traditional craftsmen work and see the Giant Crushing Battery.

  • Gold Museum

    Visit the Gold Museum and discover what it was like to go gold mining and see the valuable collection of gold nuggets, gold coins, alluvial deposits, and priceless gold deposits.

  • 17:30

    Drop off at Melbourne Hotels or Check-out at Federation Square East

It was a great experience! Somebody dumped the tickets for the wild life park in Ballarat. So we could enter and enjoy the park. The soverign hill itself was beautiful. The coach driver David did the great job,too! See you again,Gray Line!

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  • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.

Additional Note(s)
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  • The Intercontinental Hotel pick-up/join in will be at the Collins Street entrance.

  • Sturdy walking shoes are recommended due to uneven and sometimes slippery terrain.

  • Photographs are not allowed in the Underground Mine or at any performances at the Victoria Theatre.

  • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.

  • Children three (3) years old and under are free, but will need to sit on a parent or guardian's lap if there are no available seats.

Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
  • You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 10.

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Reviews

It was a great experience! Somebody dumped the tickets for the wild life park in Ballarat. So we could enter and enjoy the park. T...he soverign hill itself was beautiful. The coach driver David did the great job,too! See you again,Gray Line! more

chieko nagao

Very enjoyable.

Raymond

Very prompt service. Clear booking process and confirmation came through plus an update in good time. Day trip with Grayline in Au...ssie was great. Fab driver who had extensive knowledge of area and gave us excellent guidance on all matters in relation to the timings of the day and details about special features of the places we visited including free entry to an extra museum not on the itinerary. more

Vaughan

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  • Any cancellations made within 1 business days of your activity (after 08:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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