Kryal Castle

Kryal Castle is an Australian replica medieval castle located on a foothill of Mount Warrenheip at Leigh Creek, just north of Dunnstown and 8 km east of Ballarat. It was built in 1972 and opened to the public in 1974 by Keith Ryall, who gave the castle his namesake, having made his fortune selling body armour.


The castle has many features including a moat, drawbridge, maze, castle towers, stocks medical museum, armoury. It also features shows such as jousting, public whipping, a jester juggler, fire eating and a “Wax Of Torture” museum. It also has accommodation and performs weddings.

In addition, the 17 luxury on-site Castle Suites have been completely refurbished and beautifully appointed with hand woven French and Belgian tapestries, capturing the glory and mystery of times past. Castle Suites are open 7 days. Wake up with the action on your doorstep!



Open Hours: 10am – 4pm

Admission: AUD31

Address: 121 Forbes Road, Leigh Creek VIC 3352, Australia

How to Get There: By car

Website: http://kryalcastle.com.au/

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