Ararat's most unusual and interesting venue.
Built of bluestone, the gaol/asylum still contains the original cells and offers the possibility of many unique experiences.
J Ward can host large numbers and provide catering for a variety of functions. Entertainment can be added to your event with a day/night or ghost tour.
An commercial kitchen is available to support any event.
The upstairs Conference Room, displaying Aradale Asylum exhibits has all the facilities of a modern conference room.It can accommodate 60 participants in theatre style seating and 40 around tables.