M.A.D.E, in partnership with City of Ballarat Libraries, is pleased to exhibit rare goldfields Chinese newspapers dating back to the 1850s. Despite being a weekly newspaper run over four years, only 10 copies of The Chinese Advertiser and The English and Chinese Advertiser are held in public collections today. Three of these highly rare newspapers from 1856 and 1857 are on display at M.A.D.E until June 2015.
Saltbush Kitchen at M.A.D.E is a modern, beautiful space overlooking the Eureka Park Memorial gardens and lake. Sweeping windows take in the panorama as you enjoy the finest refreshments from our menu.
Saltbush Kitchen offers a quality menu sourced from fresh, local produce and cooked on site. Brigid Corcoran specializes in bringing delicious native flavours to your meal. We cater for any dietary requirements, and offer a selection of hot and cold food, soft drinks, fine espresso coffee and refined teas.
M.A.D.E to LEARN, INSPIRE and EXPERIENCE. Our education programs embrace the stories of our past, open conversations into the present and look to the future. Find out more about our education programs here.