Kryal Castle, Ballarat

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Title

Kryal Castle, Ballarat

Subject

Ballarat, battlements, castle, crenelation, drawbridge, gate, Kryal Castle, moat, porticullis, Keith Ryall, tourism, tower, VIC, Victoria

Description

Kryal Castle is a tourist attraction 8km from Ballarat in Victoria. Described as ‘Australia’s unique medieval castle’, Kryal Castle can also be hired for weddings, conferences, functions, and special events. It was built in 1972 and opened in 1974 by Keith Ryall. Its medieval architectural features include crenellation, a moat, and a defended gate with flanking towers, drawbridge and a porticullis.

Creator

Ryall, Keith

Publisher

Kryal Castle

Date

12 January 2012

Rights

Kryal Castle

Format

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Citation

“Kryal Castle, Ballarat,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed June 15, 2021, https://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/689.