Ride an authentic Ballarat tram [most over 100 years old] which ran Ballarat's public transport until 1971. Buy real tickets from our volunteers in authentic uniforms. Travel as people have been doing since 1887 on 1.3km of original track through the beautiful Botanical Gardens on the west side of Lake Wendouree. Return trip 20 minutes.
Fares: Adult $5, Children $2.
Also (Hop-on / Hop-off) All Day: Adult $8, Children $4.
Tickets: Cash Fares on the tram, EFTPOS at the depot.
When: Trams run every Saturday, Sunday, public holiday and during the Victorian school holidays. Trams run in Wendouree Parade between 11.30am and 4pm. Our heritage tram service maybe suspended during periods of heavy rain, strong winds, lightning or when the temperature exceeds 35 degrees. Our display area at the depot is open from about 11am on operating days and on Tuesdays between 10am and 5pm subject to volunteer availability.