The Ballarat Begonia Festival was actually last weekend, but the begonia display is still open:
Amazing blooms that look almost unreal:
There's lots to see outside in the Botanic Gardens, too, such as these flower baskets on sticks in the lily pond:
And topiary hiding in the garden beds:
Across the road at Lake Wendouree, a white-necked heron kept an eye on us as we walked past:
Fortunately it was a nice warm afternoon, so the two wet dogs dried off before we got back to the car.