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Mystery, Murder and Moonlight Bodies in the Lake A Victorian Seance Journey into Craig’s Royal Hotel’s atmospheric bluestone cellar to witness a traditional Victorian séance. Using archives, stories and tricks of the trade, watch a medium attempt to contact the departed and raise the spirit of Ned Kelly. Limited capacity. Ages 12+. Not for the faint of heart. 17 Where: Craig’s Cellar, Lydiard Street, Ballarat When: 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm, Saturday & Sunday (20 minutes duration) Cost/bookings: $10. Tickets available online or on the day at the Mining Exchange. More information: www.eerietours.com.au 22 BALLARAT HERITAGE WEEKEND 2017 Join us aboard The Begonia Princess paddleboat for our special Heritage Weekend history and mystery tour of Lake Wendouree. Hear the sad stories of some intriguing drownings, deaths and murders that occurred in the murky waters of the famous lake. Join historian and experienced ghost tour guide Christine Segaert for this one-hour cruise. Numbers are limited and bookings essential. Not suitable for minors. 9 Where: Departs from the mooring at View Point, opposite the Lake View Hotel. When: 4.30pm to 5.30pm, Saturday Cost/bookings: $35 per person. Tickets available at www.ballarattickets.com.au More information: begoniaprincess.com.au/events or call 0455 129 977 Accessiblity: Wheelchair access