Discover the best places to bunk up for Spilt Milk Ballarat below. Whether you’re balling on a budget or living the dream, we’ve got you covered. Live, laugh, love travel planning? Check out a complete list of accommodation options at Visit Ballarat.



Want to rock up to a pitched tent right next door to Spilt Milk? Rent-a-Tent and Tent City will have tents already set up for you and your mates for the weekend. You can book yourself bedding, lights and extras or bring your own goods! Read up on camping FAQs and tent options here.

If you’re bringing a car, be sure to buy a camping parking pass as well.

Camping and parking tix go on sale through Moshtix 8AM Friday 14 July.


If you’ve got your own tent set up, you can grab a site at BIG4 Goldfields and BIG4 Windmill in Ballarat. Both BIG4s are a 9 minute drive from Spilt Milk. They’ve also got cabins and a bunch of other accommodation options to scout.


The Western Hotel is your best bet for budget backpacker accommodation. It’s a 15 minute walk from Ballarat CBD and a 20 minute walk to Victoria Park.

The Eastern Hotel Accommodation is a good budget option on the far side of the CBD. It’s a little further to Spilt Milk, but super close to public transport which can take you straight to Victoria Park.


FedLiving from Federation Uni has single and double rooms available as well as private units for up to 10 people so you can enjoy the best of uni life, without the homework. They’ve put together packages for a 2-night Spilt Milk stay including bedding + free parking. Details here.


If you’re looking to throw in with your mates, here are the best apartment options in Ballarat. Most of these are one and two-bedroom apartments in the CBD, and around a 9 minute bus trip to the entrance of Spilt Milk in Victoria Park.


If you wanted to treat yourself to a boutique hotel, you can book a room at the luxurious Provincial Hotel. For a more antique luxe feel, Craig’s Hotel is the oldest hotel in Ballarat and also boasts 5 stars.

You can even spend a weekend at the *Pitbull voice* hotel, motel Quality Inn (on Lydiard). There’s also the Mercure (which has a pool), or why not stay in a Castle? Yep, that’s an option.


Keen for something a bit homier? Check into one of Ballarat’s Airbnb spots.


If you’re staying outside of Ballarat, it’s a super easy day trip, with regional charter buses, private bus parking and more on offer. Go for gold.

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