The Gold Country Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Gold Country - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Ballarat Wildlife Park

  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

All sorts of native animals, including kangaroos and emus (which roam free), saltwater crocodiles, snakes, Tasmanian devils, wombats,...

Bendigo Art Gallery

  • Museum/Gallery

A notable collection of contemporary Australian painting can be found in this beautiful gallery, including the work of Rupert Bunny,...

Bendigo Pottery

  • Museum/Gallery

Australia's oldest working pottery turns out distinctive brown-and-cream style pieces that many Australians have in their kitchens. Founded...

Central Deborah Gold Mine

  • Mine

This historic mine, with a 1,665-foot shaft, yielded almost a ton of gold before it closed in 1954. Above ground you can pan for gold,...

Convent Gallery

  • Museum/Gallery

Perched on a hillside overlooking Daylesford, this gallery occupies a former nunnery that has been restored to its lovely Victorian state.

Golden Dragon Museum

  • Museum/Gallery

The Chinese community's important role in Bendigo life, past and present, is explored within this museum. Its centerpieces are the century-old...

Joss House

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

An active place of worship on the outskirts of the city, this small Chinese temple was built during the gold rush days by Chinese miners.

MADE

  • Museum/Gallery

The Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka (MADE) opened in 2013 on the site of the 1854 Eureka Stockade revolt, in which gold miners...

Mineral Springs Reserve

  • Bath/Hot Spring

Above the Hepburn Bathhouse and Spa, a path winds past a series of mineral springs in this 74-acre reserve. Each spring has a slightly...

Sovereign Hill

  • Historic District/Site

Built on the site of the former Sovereign Hill Quartz Mining Company's mines, this replica town provides an authentic look at life, work,...

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