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Looking for the Red Umbrella – Hop Lane


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Embark on a journey through history as we celebrate the remarkable life of Mrs. Muller and the novel by author Geoff McArthur, “Look for the Red Umbrella.” Join us in tracing her inspiring story through Ballarat’s iconic Umbrella Lane – Hop Lane. Discover how she triumphed over personal tragedies, family scandals, and societal barriers to emerge as a prominent business and community leader in a city dominated by men during the Ballarat Goldfields era. Let’s honor her legacy together by seeking out the Red Umbrella and commemorating her extraordinary achievements.

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17 May - 26 May
12:01am - 11:59pm

Hop Lane

Armstrong Street North, Ballarat Central VIC 3350

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