POLICE have uncovered a $35,000 stash of party drugs during a routine licence check in Ballarat.
Speed and more than 400 ecstasy tablets were found in a car after the driver was stopped in north-western Wendouree about 10.20pm on Saturday.
Police say they also found cash in the vehicle which they suspect is drug money.
A 28-year-old Alfredton man has been charged with trafficking ecstasy and amphetamines and possessing the proceeds of crime.
He has been bailed to appear at Ballarat Magistrates Court on June 12.