As one of the fastest growing Councils in regional Australia, Ballarat offers a great lifestyle and great opportunities. As your Council, we understand the significant responsibility entrusted to us. We are committed to making sure that our current lifestyle is protected and we are determined to create every opportunity for our residents to not only maintain but also improve their lifestyle.
The municipality covers an area of 740 square kilometres and includes the outlying townships of Buninyong, Miners Rest, Learmonth, Lucas and Cardigan Village. It is part of an area of land under the traditional custodianship of the Wadawurrung and Dja Dja Wurrung