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Australia Day fireworks display road closure, Lake Wendouree water activity exclusion zone and alcohol-free zone

Public notice

The City of Ballarat Fireworks Display will get underway at Lake Wendouree from 9.30pm on Saturday 26 January.

The City of Ballarat advises Windmill Drive will be closed to traffic and parking from 6am on Saturday 26 January.

There will be no further parking restrictions around the Lake Wendouree precinct, but drivers are urged to take care when leaving the area.

The Ballarat Botanical Gardens and Lake Wendouree foreshore will be an alcohol-free zone from 3pm on the same day.

Lake Wendouree will also be closed to all water activities between 4pm–11.45pm. And, public access to the isthmus at the end of the rowing course will be restricted from 9am on Thursday 24 January until midnight on Saturday 26 January 2019 to enable the safe launch of the fireworks.

For further information visit ballarat.vic.gov.au or contact 5320 5500.

Date of Publication: 
24 January 2019