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Bit of a walk

Retraces as close as possible the march of the troopers and the police to the Eureka Stockade... read more

Reviewed November 24, 2017
someone d
Ballarat, Australia
Leisurely walk through goldrush history

The Eureka Trail takes you from the Old Post Office, where the original police camp was located... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2016
David W
Ballarat, Australia
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Nov 24, 2017
“Bit of a walk”
Jul 3, 2017
“Interesting History”
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Lydiard Street, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
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Reviewed November 24, 2017

Retraces as close as possible the march of the troopers and the police to the Eureka Stockade. To this day the police are not welcome in any of the commemorations of the actual event but there is a lot to work through. Recommended although it...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank someone d
Reviewed July 3, 2017

The trail starts in town on the corner of Lydiard and Sturt Streets Street next to the old Post office to the Eureka Stockade museum. Brush up on your history of an important historical event in Australia and enjoy the walk through Ballarat.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed November 12, 2016

The Eureka Trail takes you from the Old Post Office, where the original police camp was located corner of Lydiard and Sturt Streets, to the MADE museum about 3.5kms away. The trail takes as best possible the route the troopers took to the Eureka Stockade...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank David W
Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Map is attached as not easy to find. Some spots have signs others it is pot luck whether you are there or not!! Nice walk if weather is good

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank redsoniaa
Reviewed March 30, 2016

This is a great trail. I just find there are a few spots where it is not well signposted. and there is the odd tunnel that could do with some solar lighting even for during the day.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed April 17, 2015

I wandered along the trail and learnt more about Ballarat in the process. Great history tour at your own pace...worth a look

Date of experience: November 2014
5  Thank Nomeian
Reviewed December 26, 2014

I discovered this gem of a walk, by accident, when showing a friend the historic Bluestone railway viaduct in Mair Street recently. The trail begins in Lydiard Street and a trail map and notes, can be picked up at the Ballarat Visitor Information Centre, opposite...More

Date of experience: December 2014
27  Thank fional943
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