From Hotels of Ballarat
The Mechanics' Hotel was a hotel in Smythesdale, Victoria, <1873>.
In December 1873 the license was granted to Mr. J. O'Connor.
- 1873 'LICENSING BENCH.', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 23 December, p. 2. , viewed 27 Jul 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article201608881