About Our Church


We are an Independent Baptist Church in Ballarat, Victoria, and are located in the developing suburb of Lucas.

To find out more about the church's doctrines, read the statement of faith below.





Pastor Steve Shaw has been the pastor at Heritage Baptist Church since 2008.


He graduated from Sydney Bible Baptist College in 1991. After completing Bible college, Steve worked in a number of churches in N.S.W. before being lead to Ballarat.


Pastor and his wife, Alexis, were married in 1992. They have since been blessed with 5 children.


Outside of pastoring the church, Steve works at Ballarat Christian College as the college Chaplain.


Heritage is a family church with a desire to see each member trained up soundly and have a deep love for the Lord Jesus Christ.


We welcome visitors and newcomers and hope to meet you at one of our services soon!