With a colourful history of pioneers, heroes and scoundrels you can immerse yourself in yesteryear in the Heart of Victoria.

Historic buildings, rustic homesteads, shearing sheds, cottages and rural outbuildings stand as a testament to the thriving communities of a different era.  

You may even hear echoes of Australia’s most notorious bushranger Ned Kelly as you follow his touring route.

Experience the magic and charm of resorted locomotives or motors of a different type as you travel across the region.

Explore the rich military heritage of Seymour. Take a visit to honour out Victoria Cross recipients in Euroa and Tatura. Gain a unique insight into military history at The Ossario in Murchison or the Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum.

History & Heritage
 
With a colourful history of pioneers, heroes and scoundrels you can immerse yourself in yesteryear in the Heart of Victoria.
 
Historic buildings, rustic homesteads, shearing sheds, cottages and rural outbuildings stand as a testament to the thriving communities of a different era.  
 
You may even hear echoes of Australia’s most notorious bushranger Ned Kelly as you follow his touring route.
 
Experience the magic and charm of resorted locomotives or motors of a different type as you travel across the region.
 
Explore the rich military heritage of Seymour. Take a visit to honour our Victoria Cross recipients in Euroa and Tatura. Gain a unique insight into military history at The Ossaria in Murchison or the Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum.
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Discover | History & Heritage

  • 49.74km Alexandra

    Alexandra Timber Tramway and museum features local timber...

  • 37.47km Nagambie

    On 24 October 2013, history was created when Nagambie became...

  • 0.17km Euroa

    Euroa is the only area in the entire Commonwealth to have...

  • 38.67km Kialla

    150 years of history are celebrated at the Furphy Museum....

  • 34.96km Murchison

    The Murchison Museum showcases the varied local history of...

  • 34.25km Murchison

    During World War II, 4000 Italian, German and Japanese...

  • 45.88km Tatura

    The Robert Mactier statue is situated in the VC Memorial...

  • 44.99km Shepparton

    The Shepparton Cenotaph memorial features the 'Helping Hand'...

  • 46.51km Tatura

    Tatura Irrigation and Wartime Camps Museum houses a unique...

  • 34.46km Avenel

    Steeped in history, visit the many graves scattered around...

  • 75.01km Eildon

    On 16 May 1940, a RAAF Avro Anson aircraft with serial A4-4,...

  • 15.59km Longwood

    A monument and cannon were erected in Longwood to commemorate...

  • 34.97km Avenel

    Hughes Creek was named after the first settler in Avenel, for...

  • 50.76km Tatura

    The cemetery holds the graves of 250 German civilian...

  • 34.72km Murchison

    High in the skies on 28 September 1969, above the town of...

  • 48.32km Seymour

    The Seymour Railway Heritage Centre operates special...

  • 85.45km Bylands

    The Tramway Heritage Centre houses an extensive collection of...

  • 49.28km Seymour

    The Vietnam Veterans Commemorative Walk was opened in March...

  • 49.78km Alexandra

    This fascinating tourist railway and museum features local...

  • 36.29km Shepparton

    In 1945, Mr Fen Woodburn planted 1,406 trees along the...

  • 54.45km PUCKAPUNYAL

    Located on the working Puckapunyal Military Base, the...

  • 51.34km Kerrisdale

    The Kerrisdale Mountain Railway is a narrow gauge (two foot)...

  • 48.71km Seymour

    Seymour's World War One Memorial Park is a tribute to the...

  • 51.52km Kerrisdale

    Kerrisdale Mountain Railway have featured as number 69 in the...

  • 34.59km Murchison East

    Heritage listed Thornebridge is conducting a tour and high...

  • 49km Seymour

    The Spirit of Progress was launched on 17 November 1937 in a...

  • 85.53km Kevington

    The Kevington Hotel started as Garrett’s Beer House in the...

  • 50.54km Alexandra

    The Alexandra Hotel really is old world charm infused with...


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