Ballarat's heritage backdrop coupled with modern escape makes it quite popular. When in Ballarat don't miss on the Art Gallery of Ballarat or Her Majesty's Theatre or Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka or Lake Wendouree.
Ballarat will not disappoint you when it comes to shopping, as this place is packed with shopping hubs. The premier shopping hub is Bridge Mall, which is located in the heart of Ballarat. There are over 100 stores, some of top stores to shop at are Best and Less, Factorie, Messer and Opie, Jeanswest, Polly shoes. The other popular shopping center is, Central Square Ballarat. This undercover shopping center offers great retail experience as it boasts over 40 retailers like Rivers, Myer, Just Cuts, StrandBags and Target. If you want to lay your hands on some retro fashion, antiques, art and home decor then Mill Market should be your choice.
Next you can even try the Stockland Wendouree village shopping center as it is house of some of leading brands like Casual Guy, Cotton On, Coles, Happy Choice, Pippins and Navo Shoes. But remember, all these shopping centers run special deals and discounts in addition to the brands. So, ask for the deals at the customer care desk or look for them online.