Melbourne to Ballarat (1 Day)
On the way to the Goldfields area, while travelling through Melton, consider visiting Warrensbrook Faire, a unique tourism precinct which offers visitors a range of award winning restaurants and wineries and an English style pub. A short drive west from Melton takes you to the Long Forest Flora Reserve, the only natural stand of mallee south of the Great Dividing Range, with many Plants, animals and birds. Visit the Bacchus Marsh Avenue of Honour, which is lined by hundreds of elm, oaks and plane trees, planted to honour those who served during World War One. Also in the Ballan - Bacchus Park area are Lerderderg State Park and Werribee Gorge State Park.
IMAGE: Avenue of Honour, Bacchus Marsh, Victoria
Photo: James Lauritz, Courtesy of Tourism Victoria
These are some of the great destinations to see while travelling between Melbourne and Ballarat. Be sure to add them to your list of places to visit.
- Bacchus Marsh Avenue of Honour
- Lerderderg State Park
- Long Forest Flora Reserve
- Warrensbrook Faire
- Werribee Gorge State Park