Sporting

View the great sporting attractions here in Ballarat.

Ballarat Turf Club

The Ballarat Turf Club boasts one of provincial Victoria’s premier racetracks, hosting over 30 race meets per season – the most conducted on any grass circuit in regional Victoria.

https://country.racing.com/ballarat

Ballarat & District Trotting Club

The Ballarat & Creswick Trotting Club held its inaugural race meeting at the Miners Racecourse on October 25, 1861, the site at which Bray Raceway presently stands.

http://www.ballarattrottingclub.com.au/index.php

Ballarat Greyhound Racing

The Ballarat Greyhound Racing Club Inc. was formed in 1935 and was originally located at “Broadway Park” in Creswick Road, Ballarat before the Club built a new racing complex over a 3 year period at Morshead Park, Ballarat.

http://ballarat.grv.org.au

Ballarat Golf Club

As the oldest continually played course in Australia and history spanning back to 1895, Ballarat Golf Club has a long and proud history.

http://www.ballaratgolfclub.com.au/

Soccer Club

Ballarat & District Soccer Association Inc. (B&DSA) is the supervising body for soccer played in the Ballarat region.

http://www.sportingpulse.com/assoc_page.cgi?assoc=8850

Wendouree Aquatic Centre

The Ballarat Aquatic Centre is Ballarat’s premier leisure facility, community owned and managed by Ballarat YMCA.

http://ballarataquaticcentre.com/

Morshead Park

Home of harness racing & Ballarat greyhound racing

http://ballarat.grv.org.au/

Ballarat Yachting Club

Ballarat Yacht Club is a club with a long and distinguished yachting history and, in 2002, a detailed written history of the club was compiled by Dr Peter Mansfield to celebrate 125 years of yachting on Lake Wendouree.

http://ballaratyachtclub.com.au/

Cycling – Ballarat to Skipton Rail Trail

The Ballarat-Skipton Rail Trail is a 53km, upgraded trail along the old Ballarat-Skipton Railway line.

http://www.ballaratskiptonrailtrail.com/

Redan Football Netball Club

The first Redan game was reported in The Ballarat Star Saturday September 2, 1871 against the Ballarat Football Club. The Redan team was made up from miners from the Band of Hope mine and their average weight was 14 Stone (90kg).

https://www.facebook.com/redanfootballnetballclub