Newington is a suburb south west of Ballarat with a population of around 1,888 approximately. Newington is notable for Victoria Park, Ballarat's largest open parkland which features numerous sporting grounds connected by grand avenues of conifers and oaks as well as some wetlands and lakes. With the exception of the park and local colleges and schools, many of the homes are either Victorian or interwar styles.
- Ballarat Clarendon College
- Pleasant Street Primary School
- St Patricks College
- Urquhart Park Primary School
- Victoria Park