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Ararat's former J-Ward jail and lunatic asylum to go virtual

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Attracting around 15,000 people a year pre-Covid, J-Ward is one of Ararat's premier tourist destinations.

Now in a bid to increase visitation, a virtual tour experience is being created.

Brett Mac spoke to Ararat Rural City CEO Dr Tim Harrison about the famous site and another 'mystery' tourist attraction in the town;

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