No longer a quiet, sleepy town, Ballarat has blossomed into a dynamic and vibrant city. A city whose heart has fused a thriving commercial precinct with some of the coolest and chicest wine and espresso bars and eateries you will find outside of Melbourne.
Being only an hour’s train commute from the city, Ballarat is attracting people who seek affordable housing by the droves, and this younger demographic in turn, is contributing to the cool, hipster persona the town has taken on. And it’s all melded together to creating a pulsating heart, where the historical buildings provide the perfect foundations for the retro fit-outs that are breathing new life into the the city streets. If you havent checked it out lately you should becuase Ballarat is where it’s at.