The summer holiday program is full of new activities for the whole family to enjoy, including a marvellous magician, panning for real gold, lantern show and much more.
A Magic Show – prepare to be dazzled by impossible feats of wonder.
Magic Lantern Show – Hear the strange tale of the tiger that escaped and created havoc on the Ballarat diggings in 1855. Told using the latest 1850’s Magic Lantern technology, this show is not to be missed.
Craft Activities – Kids can try their hand at some creative gold themed crafts to take home.
The Hunt for Gold – Panning for gold wasn’t easy. There was no guarantee that you’d strike it lucky and find gold, and no guarantee you’d keep it! Learn about the fortunes and misfortunes of life on the goldfields.
Dates: Wed 26 Dec 2018–Sun 27 Jan 2019
Time: 10 am–5.30 pm daily (except Christmas Day)
Location: Sovereign Hill, Bradshaw Street, Ballarat
Cost: Sovereign Hill entry price: $25.60–$144
Book your tickets online
The school holiday activities at Sovereign Hill are on every day from Boxing Day until Sunday, 27 January 2019, and are included in the entry price. The activities are on at various times throughout the day, and visitors should check with staff about the times for that day.
For ticket and price enquiries telephone: 03 5337 1199