Canadian is a suburb east of the regional city of Ballarat, opposite Sovereign Hill and with a population of over 3,203 approximately. Canadian is a residential area, but has a primary school (Canadian Lead Primary School), some shops, several parks and reserves including Pax Hill Scout Camp and Sparrow Ground. Lake Esmond is also located here, which is a recreational area often used by various Rotary Clubs and is also a favourite barbeque desination in the summer months.



  • Education

    • Canadian Lead Primary School
  • Recreation

    • Lake Esmond
    • Pax Hill Scout Camp