1842 - The Royal Oak

The first hotel on the site (SE Cnr of Mair and Doveton Streets) was the Royal Oak in 1842.

1858 - Royal Highlander

The pub was subsequently renamed the Royal Highlander in 1858 with Dr James Stewart as the owner.

1961 - Peter Lalor Hotel

The hotel was named after the leader of the miners at the Eureka Stockade, and Speaker of the Victorian Parliament, Peter Lalor in 1961

2015 - Sold

The hotel was offered for sale in October 2015

2017 - Bromley

Renowned artist David Bromley and his wife Yuge are the new owners of Ballarat’s Peter Lalor Hotel 2017

2018 - ThePWTN

2018 Iain and Donatello launch of ThePWTN