25th June – 24th July 2016
Sovereign Park Motor Inn invites you to come and enjoy everything Ballarat has on offer this winter. Relax in our indoor heated pool, enjoy a delicious hot meal in our newly renovated restaurant and take advantage of our late checkout times.
There’s a range of fun for young and old to be had this winter. Lace up your skates and take to real ice rides at the pop up ice skating rink in the CBD then head to world-class attractions with the Ballarat Pass.
Laneways and cellars will come to life with intriguing lights, illuminations, food carts and musicians, go foraging and feasting at local farms, cook up your own storm at cooking classes or leave it to the region’s chefs to tempt you with their warming winter menus and gourmet winter pies featuring the region’s best produce.
There’ll also be cultural wanderings with enticing exhibitions and shows to round out your Winterlude experience.
Be sure to take advantage of all that Ballarat offers in the coming months and enjoy the endless opportunities to create an unforgettable experience this winter. Find out more by visting Ballarat Winterlude
Sovereign Hill Christmas in July & Winter Wonderlights
25th June – 24th July
Christmas in July at Sovereign Hill is a full day of fun and family activities topped off by our magical evening Wonderlights show. As the sun sets and the snowflakes fall, Main Street will be transformed by sparkling grand-scale images dancing brightly along its familiar façades.
Knights of Fire at Kryal Castle
25th June – 4th July
Winter is here! Instead of hibernating indoors, embrace the season and warm up with Knights of Fire, these school holidays at Kryal Castle, Ballarat. Be enthralled by the spectacular Joust of The Flame as Sir Hector meets the Dark Knight in a fiery clash on the Castle’s Main Arena.
Ballarat Wildlife Park in Winter
25th June – 24 July
Come and meet our beautiful Alpine Dingoes, Eskimo Snow and Luna Blue, roast marshmallows in our fire pits, join one of our staff for the damper cooking session held daily at noon and warm up by the fire in our Bushman’s Hut.
Pop up Ice Skating Ring
25 June – 10 July
Get the kids into some traditional winter activities at the pop-up ice skating rink in the Ballarat city. Lace up the skates and take to real ice or enjoy the thrill of toboggan rides right in the heart of the city.