Ballarat Heritage Weekend 2018 - Page 15

WALKING TOURS OF BALLARAT Take part in a 50 minute walking tour of Lydiard Street with Eerie Tours and learn about the history of the heart of the city.  WHERE: Meet at Ballarat Railway Station, Lydiard Street North. WHEN: 10am, 12pm and 2pm, Satuday and Sunday. DURATION: 1 hour COST: see website for details BALLARAT MUNICIPAL OBSERVATORY AND MUSEUM Visit the Ballarat Municipal Observatory and 3rd Rock Cafe to take part in their exciting program of tours, talks, 3D movies and star-gazing. For full program details visit:  observatory.ballarat.net WHERE: 439 Cobden Street, Mount Pleasant - enter from Magpie Street. WHEN: 1pm -7pm, Saturday and Sunday BOOK ONLINE: www.trybooking.com/370817 COST: see website BALLARAT GENERAL CEMETERY CREMATORIUM TOUR Take a tour of the Ballarat Crematorium to demystify the process of cremation. During this guided tour you will also learn about the first cremation in Ballarat and the history of the Ballarat Crematorium - which opened in 1958, making it the first in regional Victoria. WHERE: 1250 Doveton Street North WHEN: 9.30am 11am, 1.30pm and 3pm, Saturday and Sunday DURATION: 45 minutes COST: Gold coin donation. heritageweekend.com.au 15