Parent Place is the perfect place for parents and carers.

Located right next to the Super Sandpit, Parent Place provides a safe, welcoming and child-friendly space with change and feeding facilities.

Run by City of Ballarat Family and Children’s Services staff, Parent Place is also supported by an energetic and passionate team of volunteers.

Event Information / ATM

Event information services are located outside the Robert Clark Centre. Services include maps, general information, lost and found, ATM and event management.

Accessible Toilets and Marveloo

3 accessible toilets location will be available within the Botanical gardens. A Marveloo will be located near the North Gardens toilets - an Adult Changing Place with facilities for people who need a hoist, change table and an accessible toilet.

Baby Change and Feeding Facilities

Located at the Super Sandpit, baby change facilities are available and provided by Parent Place.

First Aid

First Aid will be located within the gardens opposite the Super Sandpit and will also be providing roving first aid support throughout the gardens.

Drinking Taps

Bring a drink bottle and re-fill at the Central Highlands Water drinking taps located outside the Conservatory (Begonia display)

Auslan Interpreted Sessions

On Sunday, Auslan interpreting will be at the Main Lawn assisting with talks happening on the Garden stage. See Main Lawn schedule for times.

Plant Crèche

A plant crèche will be available in the Gardener's Market for you to leave your purchased plants while you explore the rest of the festival.