The School Holidays – Kryal Castle

Ballarat’s Kryal Castle will re-open in time for the school holidays.
With the easing of Government restrictions in regional Victoria Kryal Castle will re-open the park to regional visitors on Saturday 19th September. Hours of operation for the school holidays will be 10-4pm Friday – Mondays for the Victorian school holidays. Closed on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursdays. Accommodation will be open 7 nights per week. At Kryal Castle the safety and wellbeing of guests and team members is our utmost priority, noting crowd numbers and hygiene best practice. There will be some changes to our operation to ensure everyone’s safety. Our outdoor castle allows visitors to practice social distancing while enjoying an entertaining day with friends and family. Outdoor activities will include Archery, Axe Throwing, Knights School and everyone’s favourite the Jousting and Arena Shows plus street theatre. Due to restrictions with indoor attractions these areas of the park will not be able to open Wizards Tower, Knights Tower, Torture Museum General Manager Melissa Dimond said she was tremendously excited to welcome visitors back to Kryal Castle.We’re thrilled to be able to open for our regional visitors in time for the school holidays, it’s a great boost for our hardworking team and for the Moorabool and Ballarat region. Our team have been working hard to ensure our program meets all the requirements of the restrictions while still providing an entertaining day out for all.” General admission tickets must be pre-purchased on-line at to ensure numbers are not exceeded and to ensure all contact tracing requirements are met.You can escape the everyday at Kryal Castle by staying in one of 22 on-site Castle Suites. Experience the intrigue and mystery of the fortress and wander the grounds of The Castle, Kryal Castle is perfect a base to enjoy all Ballarat and the Moorabool region has on offer.

Open from 10am to 4pm. Open dates
Saturday 19th – Monday 21st September
Friday 25th – Monday 28th September.
Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th of October
Every weekend from the 10th of October in Term 4.
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