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City of Ballarat

Category: Organisation
Sub Category:Local Government
State/Country:Victoria, Australia
Summary Information:
Ballarat is Victoria's second largest regional centre and one of Australia's largest inland cities. It has a population of approximately 84,000 people. It is located in the Central Highlands Region of western Victoria, and is approximately 110 kilometres north-west of Melbourne. Included are the townships of Learmonth, Buninyong, Miners Rest and Cardigan Village. The City of Ballarat covers a total area of 740 square kilometres.

The Wathaurong are recognised as the original inhabitants and traditional custodians of the land in the region.

Related Entries

  • Ballarat Shire Council
  • Event
  • City of Ballarat Statement of Commitment to the Local Indigenous Community - Signatory
  • People
  • Wadawurrung People

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