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Central Goldfields Art Gallery

Old Fire Station, Neill Street, Maryborough VIC 3465

The Central Goldfields Art Gallery is situated in the picturesque old fire station, built in 1861.  The gallery’s changing exhibition programme showcases local and regional artists, and includes touring exhibitions. 

Central Goldfields Art Gallery has a diverse collection of artworks.  These include paintings, works on paper, sculpture and textiles.  Works from our collection are regularly on display at the Gallery.

Community engagement is supported with an annual community art and craft exhibition and local schools’ VCE art and design. 

Education programmes for school children and Friends of the Gallery events and programmes are run throughout the year.

Admission to the gallery is free and a donation is gratefully accepted.

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Paddys Ranges State Park

Ballarat - Maryborough Rd, Daisy Hill VIC 3465
Well-known for its wildflowers in springtime, Paddys Ranges State Park is home to 30 types of orchids and more than 140 native bird species like the rare Painted Honeyeaters and Swift Parrots. Relics of the goldmining era scattered throughout the park. Visitors can retrace the steps of 'Paddy', a miner who reputedly roamed the area in the 1800s. Bushwalking, camping and picnicking are popular activities in this beautiful Box-Ironbark forest. Before you go Conditions can change in parks for many reasons. For the latest information on changes to local conditions, please visit the relevant park page on the Parks Victoria website. Be bushfire ready in the great outdoors. Refer to the Bushfire Safety section on the Parks Victoria website for tips on how to stay safe.