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Ballam Park Homestead

Cranbourne Rd, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
+61 3 9789 3116
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Small French Provincial Homestead

I have seen some early Melb paintings by Liardet & as such, this homestead caught my attention when... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Traveller88Melbourne
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Ballam Park Homestead

We took Our entire Family there for an Afternoon Out together & came across this place at the back... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
Fiona-joy N
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Hours Today: 13:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Cranbourne Rd, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
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+61 3 9789 3116
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"step back in time"
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"devonshire tea"
in 3 reviews
"guided tour"
in 2 reviews
"scones"
in 4 reviews
"tearoom"
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"history"
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"homestay"
in 5 reviews
"volunteers"
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"historic"
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

I have seen some early Melb paintings by Liardet & as such, this homestead caught my attention when looking up google maps to get to McClelland Sculpture park close by. As this homestead is only open on Sun (1 - 5 pm) - you can...More

Thank Traveller88Melbourne
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

We took Our entire Family there for an Afternoon Out together & came across this place at the back right hand side of Ballam Park Play Park, it's a step back in time when You visit this place, the Staff are so very knowledgeable &...More

Thank Fiona-joy N
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

This lovely house and museum has enough stories and curios to enthral every visitor I think. The Guide was passionate about the Homestead's history and it's place in local lore. The entry price as low and the cafe/gift shop, while not 'fancy' was neat and...More

Thank Trish W
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Nice staff and setting. Range of reasonably priced food. Devonshire Tea came with two small scones and fresh cream. Unfortunately, one of my scones had a cold base and was burnt. These hadn't risen and were ordinary; I assume reheated. They were average in quality...More

Thank DawnMarg
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

We had a wonderful guided tour of Ballam Park Homestead today. the guide was very knowlegable, and friendly. The tearooms at the side of the homestead and the attached museum were also wonderful Would highly recommend this tourist attraction to those interested in historic houses...More

2  Thank smbdbb
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Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Ballam park was my favourite park as a child and it's wonderful to be able to take my children there too. The park has 2 big playground areas and lots of room for kids to run and play as well as a basketball area and...More

1  Thank fionarMelbourne
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Reviewed 7 March 2016

Been here a few times even attended a wedding many yrs ago in the grounds, and I must say, the heritage people who care and maintain this place do a great job, only gives me the ability to go back to last year, utIhavebeenvisitinghis beautiful...More

1  Thank madcolonial
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

This park is quite big and has plenty of area for taking your dog off leash, with the ovals and park there is also room for the kids to play too as well as BBQ's and ample parking.

1  Thank Mrs_L_Everitt
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

Wonderfully presented and well looked after. For all ages the very young to the old and plenty of parking

1  Thank Jacqueline W
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Reviewed 19 November 2015

We had scones and tea on a beautiful sunny day here. The house is lovely and there is a very knowledgable lady who will give you a tour of the house, including its history. We then had afternoon tea in the garden. A lovely way...More

2  Thank Holly W
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Vivi A
17 October 2017|
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Response from Tia H | Property representative |
Hi Ana, There is parking available on the Homestead grounds.
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