Tour Code: 380R

Gray Line Sovereign Hill Race Around

Sovereign Hill, Ballarat, 'Race Around the Hill'

Fitness Level (1-4):

Tour Fitness level 1 out of 4

Tour Highlights:

  • Travel the Western Highway - stagecoach route of the 1850's
  • Bacchus Marsh - a landscape of orchards - once a resting place for the Cobb & Co stagecoach
  • Ballarat - enjoy a complete town tour of this gracious city with its exquisite gardens and noble sta
  • Eureka Stockade - site of the 1854 Miner's Rebellion
  • Gold panning in Red Gully Creek
  • Blacksmiths and traditional craftsmen
  • Visit the Gold Museum

Tour Points

Bus Type: Large
Departs: 8:20am Melbourne
Returns: 5:30pm Melbourne
DAILY Oct to Mar, DAILY except WED, FRI, SUN Apr to Sept


Tour Information

Gold - 1850 - The world focussed on Ballarat as the cry 'Gold' echoed around the globe. People from all nations poured into Ballarat to seek a fortune, many found the real Australia and decided to make this great land their home. Today, you too can capture the excitement of these bawdy times as you visit the scene of revolt, rebellion and the emergence of democracy at Eureka and Sovereign Hill - Ballarat.

- Enjoy a unique adventure at Sovereign Hill and complete a challenge based activity similar to the 'Amazing Race' TV series
- Race against the clock as you take a journey back into the 1850s
- Experience many of the attractions and collect prizes and souvenirs along the way!

Fare Includes: Entrance fees to Sovereign Hill & Gold Museum, Red Hill Mine tour and race course & prizes