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Great Things to Do and See in the Goulburn Valley

»Posted by on Oct 25, 2015 in Accommodation, Restaurant & Cellar Door | Comments Off on Great Things to Do and See in the Goulburn Valley

Great Things to Do and See in the Goulburn Valley

The Goulburn Valley region is situated in the heart of Victoria centred on the Goulburn River. The region stretches from Shepparton and Kyabram in the north to Kinglake and Marysville in the south, encompassing many regional centres, small rural towns and villages along the way. There is a wide variety of things to do and see in this region, for lovers of both indoor and outdoor activities – from fine dining and visiting galleries and wineries, to fishing, hiking, mountain climbing and sightseeing. Getting around the region Much of the region had its beginnings in the gold rush of the 1850s, and many people in those days traversed the river by paddle steamer. These days, the region is easily accessible by car and rail – with VLine stations at Shepparton and...

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Five Must-See Destinations in the Macedon Ranges

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Five Must-See Destinations in the Macedon Ranges

Located about an hour’s drive from Melbourne, the Macedon Ranges is a region of lush valleys, charming villages and atmospheric vineyards. It’s a relaxed destination offering stunning natural attractions, fine food and wine, and quality Macedon Ranges accommodation. Where to start for a rejuvenating weekend away, or week’s exploration? From vineyards to villages, here’s our list of the must-see attractions. Hanging Rock Hanging Rock is an Australian icon, thanks in good part to Picnic at Hanging Rock, the classic Australian novel and film. The destination deserves accolades in its own right however. Situated close to the towns of Woodend and Mount Macedon, the distinctively shaped volcanic formation has stood for over six million years. Visitors to the...

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