Welcome to the Mercure Ballarat Hotel and Convention Centre
Just over one hour from Melbourne CBD, Tullamarine & Avalon Airports and 90 mins from Bendigo, the Mercure Ballarat is one of regional Victoria’s largest conference venues, offering well-appointed, spacious accommodation, a purpose designed convention centre, versatile meeting facilities, restaurant, bar and day spa all located within the property’s three hectare retreat style garden setting.
The property is locally owned and operated, and staffed with an experienced team of hospitality professionals who have come to call Ballarat and surrounds home.
Offering a wide selection of rooms and amenities for all your business and celebration needs, Mercure Ballarat is perfect to cater for your big or small conferences and functions. Backing-up these outstanding facilities is a team of hospitality professionals with the practical know-how to help ensure your event achieves its exacting objectives and remains a memorable experience for your delegates and guests.
Mercure Ballarat is located opposite award winning Sovereign Hill, the region’s major tourist attraction and central to the heart of the historic gold fields. Mercure Ballarat is the perfect location to hold a major symposium, small meeting or truly memorable occasion. Our experienced team of professionals will ensure your next event is a complete success. Choose from a variety of versatile function and conference spaces with the capacity to cater for a small meeting of 20 delegates, a plenary for 440 delegates, banquet dinner for 600 guests or a networking event for 1000.
The venue’s features include conference break-out rooms and pre-function areas, complemented by state-of-the-art audio visual facilities and in-house support, picturesque surroundings and natural light. The immaculate gardens and extensive decking overlooking the lake at the rear of the hotel also make this a splendid location for post meeting functions, weddings and celebratory events.