Parking is available in Lydiard Street or Camp Street with access to the Gallery available from the front entrance in Lydiard Street.
The Art Gallery of Ballarat is a popular regional gallery with a busy event and exhibition program and growing permanent collection. Established in 1884, it is the oldest and largest gallery in regional Australia and houses one of the country's most significant and inspiring collections of Australian art.
Explore the rich history of Australia through the history of Australian art exhibition, from early colonial work reflecting life during the settlement years, to contemporary art exploring modern culture and ideas. You can also see the original Flag of the Southern Cross that flew over the stockade during the 1854 Eureka uprising.
View the Gallery's website for more information about touring exhibitions and images of works in the permanent collection.