Want to see inside the Civic Hall?…open for the 1st time since 2012

Transition Exhibition- revealing the 10 concepts of the 1st phase of the Community Design Process by Consultants…Here Studio.


The Civic Hall will open for the first time since the tours of 2012 during Here Studio’s Transition Exhibition on the 2nd & 3rd May commencing at 10.00am.  The Hall will be open to the public on Saturday the 2nd May only.  The concepts will still be on show at the foyer of The Civic Hall and the Library.  You can get the details of this event and more at The Civic Hall by following the link below.

There will be a Launch for the Transition Exhibition  on Friday 1st of May at 6.00pm which may offer another opportunity to view the Main Hall.   The community is invited to attend.  For this event and others please RSVP at:


While you are enjoying the Transition Exhibition make sure you look out for “The People’s Hall-Civic Hall…from Early Concepts to Future Possibilities” exhibition  taster…there will be a preview of some of the items that will be on show at the Backspace Gallery in Camp Street from 4th-21st June 2015

Art Deco Walks for the Heritage Weekend 9th and 10th of May

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We are excited to announce  that this  year’s  popular  Art Deco Walks  will offer guided tours of the inside of the Main Hall.   Led by The Art Deco and Modernism’s President and expert Robin Grow, the walks will depart from The Ballarat Civic Hall.  Tours are at 10.30am and 2.00pm on both Saturday 9th May and Sunday 10th May.  Ballarat has a wonderful collection of Art Deco Buildings so be sure to put this on your Heritage Weekend to do list.  Tours and Walks are free.  Here is the link to the Heritage Weekend tours.  We hope to see you at all of these fabulous Civic Hall events!