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Hotels of Ballarat

The Hotels of Ballarat currently has 1,578 articles.

The history of Ballarat and district's hotels and publicans.
Ballarat was the centre of one of the world's richest goldfields, and thousands of hotels were opened in the city and its surrounding districts. Some of these hotels are still operating, others are still standing but used for other purposes, but most have disappeared completely. This wiki records the history of all these hotels, and the people who lived and worked in them. This wiki began in November 2016, based on earlier work on the Ballarat and District Industrial Heritage Project. The pages have been reformatted and edited to this site's requirements. Currently (August 2017) there are 1088 Ballarat and district hotels listed in the indexes.

The George Hotel, Lydiard Street, Ballarat

To help new contributors, there are two new help pages:

  1. The Public Bar - a place to talk and ask questions
  2. The Billiard Room - a place to play and experiment without changing anything else.


The pubs

Details and history of hotels in Ballarat and surrounding districts.

The people

Details of the people who owned, operated, worked or lived in the hotels, or in other related occupations.

The places

The details about Ballarat and its surrounding areas included on this site.

The streets

Details of Ballarat's streets and the hotels that were in them.

The period

Timeline of pubs and people listed by decades.

New additions

  1. Rose, Shamrock and Thistle Hotel (Main Road), Ballarat
  2. 3 and 4 Friend's Hotel, Ballarat
  3. Argyle Hotel (Clunes)
  4. Fassert's Hotel, Ballarat
  5. Farley's Hotel, Ballarat
  6. Kayser's Hotel, Ballarat
  7. Seven Stars Hotel (Long Point), near Creswick
  8. Sulky Gully Hotel, Sulky Gully
  9. Napoleons Hotel, Napoleons
  10. Shamrock Hotel (Dunnstown), Dunnstown
  11. Sago Hill Hotel, near Haddon
  12. Golden Lion Hotel (Haddon), Haddon
  13. Haddon Hotel
  14. Two Sisters Hotel
  15. Mechanics' Hotel
  16. Toll Bar Hotel
  17. Clare Castle Hotel
  18. Old American Hotel, Creswick
  19. North Briton Hotel, Smythesdale
  20. Trunk Lead Hotel, Haddon
  21. Racecourse Hotel, Ballarat
  22. Duke of Edinburgh Hotel, Ballarat
  23. Miner's Right Hotel, Ballarat
  24. Sturt Hotel, Ballarat
  25. Kent Hotel, Ballarat
  26. Clanricarde Hotel, Ballarat

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