Bendigo is a charming and elegant regional city in central Victoria and an ideal base to explore..Ballarat Information
Take a trip to Ballarat in Victoria's Goldfields and discover rich history and heritage and a..Avoca Victoria Information
Nestled at the eastern base of the Pyrenees Ranges to the north-west of Melbourne, Avoca is known..Maldon Information
Located in Victoria's Goldfields region, Maldon is a quaint goldmining town that looks like it..See all locations in Goldfields
Paved by gold, Castlemaine's history and heritage is visible in its fine public buildings, wide streets, ornate hotels and century-old shops selling everything from gourmet food to antiques and art.
Castlemaine has a thriving arts and cultural community and has made its mark as a leading regional arts centre. Attend a show at Australia's oldest continually operating theatre, the Theatre Royal. View major Australian artworks of the late 19th and early 20th centuries at the Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum, or visit one of the city's many private galleries.
Whether your love is for formal gardens or natural landscapes, you'll find them in Castlemaine. Take a picnic and enjoy a relaxing afternoon by the lake in the Botanical Gardens, established in 1856. Visit the Buda Historic Home and Garden with its magnificent nineteenth century gardens, and the Kaweka Wildflower Reserve, vividly coloured in spring.
Follow the Mt Alexander Diggings heritage trail and find out about life on the goldfields. Pick up a brochure from the historic Market Building in Mostyn Street.
Castlemaine is 119 kilometres north-west of Melbourne o rjust under 90 minutes via the Calder Highway. Alternatively you can travel via the Western Highway to the Midland Highway passing through Daylesford.
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The Great Ocean Road region hugs the contours of Victoria's rugged south west coast and offers..Victoria's High Country Information
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The Mornington Peninsula, on the eastern side of Port Phillip Bay, feels like an island with a vast..Murray Information
Aboriginal people revere it. Nineteenth century trade flourished on it. Mark Twain likened it to..Phillip Island Information
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One hour north-west of Melbourne, the rolling hills and farmland of Daylesford and the Macedon..Gippsland Information
Located in Victoria's eastern corner Gippsland has some of the finest landscapes in Victoria. Hike..See all locations in Victoria