'Let knowledge grow from more to more.
But more of reverence in us dwell.
Til mind and soul according well.
May make one music as before."
Tennyson

The Ballaarat Mechanics' Institute, established in 1859, was a magnificent building that fell into disrepair over 150 years. This short film records its restoration period from 2000-2013. Celebrating a decade of revitalisation.

Please note TipJar has been activated on this film, proceeds will go to the Ballaarat Mechanics' Institute. So if you love heritage and what it tells us about our character then tip away.

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