Located on the Yarrowee River, Ballarat spreads across the lower western planes of the state of Victoria. Exquisite Victorian buildings and a few wonderful encounters with nature is what makes Ballarat a must-visit for photography enthusiasts. For a taste of the past and the adventurous gold rush, take a trip to the Sovereign Hill, where youll be greeted by costumed, friendly staff and a lot of themed activities. Dont be shy to make use of your camera here if you want to add a touch of history to your photos./If you cant get enough of the exquisite Victorian architecture, take a Heritage tour throughout the city and make sure you visit the Art Gallery, the Arch of Victory and Her Majestys Theatre. To go even further back in time, you can have a ton of fun at the medieval Kryal Castle, while the Blackhill Lookout, the Ballarat Wildlife Park and Lake Wendouree are all amazing spots for a relaxing afternoon in the middle of unspoilt nature.