Archery at Kryal Castle, Ballarat

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Title

Archery at Kryal Castle, Ballarat

Subject

archer, archery, Kryal Castle, castle, crenelation, drawbridge, gate, Kryal Castle, moat, porticullis, Keith Ryall, tourism, tower, battlements, leisure, recreation, re-creation, entertainment, functions, Ballarat, Melbourne, VIC, Victoria, sport, games, medieval sport, knight, knights

Description

Located 8km from Ballarat in Victoria, Kryal Castle is a local tourist attraction. Described as ‘Australia’s unique medieval castle’, Kryal Castle can 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.

In this image a visitor to Kryal Castle is practicing archery.

Creator

Jeffrey, N.

Date

2007

Rights

Jeffrey, N.

Format

Digital Photograph; JPEG

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Original Format

Digital Photograph; JPEG

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Citation

“Archery at Kryal Castle, Ballarat,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed December 9, 2021, https://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/906.