Ballarat’s lacrosse connection goes way back

December 14, 2022 8:33 am in by
City of Ballarat Mayor Des Hudson

Ballarat will reconnect with its deep lacrosse roots thanks to a major tournament coup.

The Lacrosse Australia U15 Boy’s & Girl’s National Tournaments will be held here next September for the first time in a regional city.

It’s hoped a new Ballarat generation will follow in the footsteps of Lambton Mount – who landed in Ballarat in 1853 and is credited with bringing the sport to Australia.

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