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Opening Times

Sovereign Hill

10.00 am to 5.00 pm every day except Christmas Day.
During daylight saving, Sovereign Hill is open until 5.30 pm.

Free parking.

Gold Museum

9.30 am to 5.30 pm every day except Christmas Day.
During daylight saving, the Gold Museum is open until 6 pm.

Free parking.


Sovereign Hill entry prices, ticket price

Tickets valid for 6 months from date of purchase.

Red Hill Mine Tours are free.
Gold Mine Tours: $7.50 Adult, $4.00 Child (5-15), $20.00 Family (2A & 4C)
Coach Rides: $5.50 Adult, $4.00 Child (5-15), $17.00 Family (2A & 4C)

Book your tickets now
For ticket and price enquiries telephone: 03 5337 1199

Sovereign Hill is a not-for-profit, community-based cultural tourism organisation.
Prices are quoted in Australian dollars.
Valid to 31 March 2019. Subject to change without notice.

Sovereign Hill VIP Gold Pass
  • Includes admission to Sovereign Hill and the Gold Museum
  • Unlimited coach rides
  • Labyrinth of Gold Mine Tour**
  • 1 x free return pass for day entry only (valid for 12 months from the date of original visit; not transferable)
  • Touch of Gold Experience
  • Devonshire Tea.

1 Adult ticket = over $160 of value

Sovereign Hill entry prices, ticket price, gold pass VIP

Limited Sovereign Hill VIP Gold Pass tickets available.
No third-party discounts or offers may be used for purchases of VIP Gold Pass.

**Book mine tour early on the day of your visit.

Concession - cards accepted;
   *Pensioner Concession, *Health Care, *Seniors, NZ SuperGold, Australian Student ID card, ISIC Intl Student Card.
   *Australian Government Cards only.

Book your tickets now
Prices valid to 31 March 2019 and quoted in Australian dollars.

Tickets valid for 6 months from date of purchase. 

Red Hill Photographic Rooms

Dress up in beautiful Victorian costumes and pose for a unique souvenir photo.
Book early on the day of visit, or phone (03) 5337 1128. Email rhp@sovereignhill.com.au.
Bookings essential as places are limited.
Download a pdf of the 2018 Price List.

Get Two Days for One

Sovereign Hill offers so much fun and adventure that a 2-day visit can be a practical option.

Now you can enjoy a second day at Sovereign Hill for the price of a single day’s entry.

Why not experience Sovereign Hill at your leisure and still have time to explore other Ballarat attractions on the same visit - and don’t forget that the 4-star Sovereign Hill Hotel offers on-site accommodation suitable for families and couples!

Take advantage of this great value offer* by having today’s entry ticket validated at any one of:

Entrance Ticket Box Map 1
‘Blood on the Southern Cross’ Bookings Desk Map 1
Sovereign Hill Post Office Map 16
Gold Museum Map 47

*Conditions apply.

*Offer must be used over two consecutive days
*Offer is not transferable
*Offer must be validated by Sovereign Hill on the first day of your visit
*Photo ID required

Enquire about our great value membership packages starting from $120.00.