Ballarat Tramway Museum

"Australia's most authentic Tramway Museum"

Trams running every weekend during October.

Volunteer Information Session - Saturday 22 October 10am. at the depot. Come and see what we do and have a coffee.

The 2016 Night Tram was a great success - see our Facebook page.

Ride an authentic Ballarat tram [some over 100 years old] which ran Ballarat's public transport until 1971. Buy real tickets from our volunteers in authentic uniforms. Travel 1.3km of original track through the beautiful Botanical Gardens on the west side of Lake Wendouree. Return trip 20 minutes. 

Fares: Adult $4, Children $2, All-day ticket $8.

When: Trams run every Saturday, Sunday, public holiday and during the Victorian school holidays 12.30pm - 5pm in Wendouree Parade throughout the year. Our display area at the depot is open from 12 Noon on operating days, subject to volunteer availability.

What's New?

Sept 9, 2016 September eNews published.

Aug 29 - Events Page updated, details of Night Tram 19-9-2016 provided.

Aug 27 - June 2016 edition of Fares Please! added.

July 13, 2016 July eNews published.

Jun 24 - April 2016 edition of Fares Please! added.

May 26, 2016 May eNews published.

Apr 26 - February 2016 edition of Fares Please! added.

April 14 - Four translations of our handout brochure added.

April 6 - Joint Ballarat Tramway Museum and RSL Museum development proposal drawings added

April 5 - Cuthberts 939 Function Tram launched and Our Trams page updated.

Nov 9 - Museum's Annual Report 2014-15 added to documents.


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Ballarat Tramway Museum Inc. - PO Box 632 Ballarat Vic 3353 Australia - - phone +61 3 5334 1580. A0031819K


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