Self-Guided Digital Heritage Tour

Event Description

Take a self-guided tour around Ballarat to view our diverse historical landmarks and experience a new way to interact with our heritage streetscapes. At each of the ten iconic locations, locations, scan the QR code to experience them through a new augmented reality platform. Do the places look much the same as they did then, or have they changed over time? Be sure to complement your augmented reality experience with the audio tour of compelling stories told from various perspectives, featuring interesting and quirky facts about each location.


Ballarat Fire Station
Eureka Stockade Site
Main Road
Mount Warrenheip
Ballarat Railway Station
Ballarat Base Hospital
City Oval
Lake Wendouree
Arch of Victory


Friday May 7 – Sunday May 30




Access activity information via or the Ballarat Visitor Information Centre.


All ages


Accessible for all


Highly auditory and have low visual content, which can aid people who are blind or have low vision decide whether they can access a show.

Visual Content

No music or dialogue or all dialogue is open captioned.


Captioning is available at selected performances, movies, TV shows and online. During the performance, presentation, forum or film, the captions are displayed on a screen, enabling the audience to read what is being said, without obstructing the actors.

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