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Ballarat Begonia Festival

Sat 7 Mar 2020 to Mon 9 Mar 2020

  • Free
  • Ballarat Botanical Gardens

The Ballarat Begonia Festival is an annual event held in the Ballarat Botanical Gardens over the March long weekend.

The festival program offers exciting activities for both adults and children, live music, food and drink, markets and much more.
The highlights for 2020 include:
Saturday 7 March: Costa Georgiadis and Sophie Thomson from ABC Gardening Australia and Dirtgirl from ABC Kids show ‘Dirtgirlworld’.
Sunday 8 March: Celebrity Chef Poh Ling Yeow, 2019 MasterChef finalists Tim Bone and Anushka Zargaryan.
Monday 9 March: PowerFM Begonia Parade along Wendouree Parade, mascots from ABC kids' series ‘Bluey’ and magician Barry Govan.

Saturday 7 March until Monday 9 March (10.00am until 5.00pm)
This is a free event.