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Lydiard Street, Ballarat
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A vibrant, animated street boasting a cluster of quaint colonial-era buildings, Lydiard Street forms part of the city of Ballarat’s historical center. In the early days of the city--the mid-19th century--a number of businesses were established on the street by Ballarat’s middle-classes, making it an important and affluent district. To visit Lydiard Street on your holiday in Ballarat, and find out what else Ballarat has to offer, use our Ballarat itinerary builder.
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  • It is a must do while in Ballarat to stroll down the street and look at fantastic examples of 1850's to 1880's architecture. The facades are fantastic and only go to show that Ballarat in the boom tim...  more »
  • You can obtain a brochure from the info centre which gives you a list of all the buildings and their heritage. 
  • it is like strolling back in time, wondering along looking at the beautiful architecture, and wondering about the history that has taken place in these very locations. I loved it 
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