So many possibilities in Greater Hamilton
Indulge in the delicacies of Dunkeld, meander through yesteryear in Byaduk, or immerse yourself in the charm of Balmoral. Or catch the feels of our other 7 charming townships – all vastly different – and share in their stories. From volcanic plains to rivers and waterways, small batch wineries and vibrant acclaimed artworks our region is steeped in history, passion and full of unexpected discoveries.
Re-discover what is feels like to have space. And time. Re-discover what it feels like to have fresh country air filter through your lungs. Re-discover what it feels like to truly connect with the people in the places. Re-discover rural hospitality, that feels warm, comfortable and just like home.
There’s people to meet, places to see, and many many possibilities on your next visit to Greater Hamilton.
St Mary's Christmas ParadeFriday, 01 December 2023, Hamilton
Better Together FestivalSaturday, 02 December 2023, Hamilton
Australian Chamber Choir: Baroque Christmas - DunkeldSaturday, 02 December 2023, Dunkeld
Hamilton Carols By CandlelightFriday, 08 December 2023, Hamilton
With the sun shining and the weather warming, summer is one of the best times to get out and about exploring.
Well, it’s oh-fish-al, Greater Hamilton is an angler’s haven. With an overwhelming pool of inland creeks, lakes and reservoirs, you’ll be hooked (line and sinker) on Greater Hamilton’s freshwater fishing experiences. Enlisting the expert advice...
Tarrington’s natural landscape, quirky features and produce are not only worth stopping for but also taking an Insta pic of.
Catching your eye as you drive along the Main Street of Tarrington is a gorgeously upcycled flower stand. Cleverly crafted from two reconditioned apple boxes (sourced from a nearby organic apple farm) and roofed with an old, recycled copper range hood, the ‘Willow, Violet & Flora’ roadside shop is picturesquely placed at the gates of a weatherboard homestead and sprawling farm.
As you travel along the Great Southern Touring Route, be sure to park yourself in Penshurst, stretch your legs and discover these three local delights.
Laying it out for your viewing pleasure, take a look at a selection of Glenthompson’s supreme Insta posts.
Acknowledgment of Traditional Owners
We acknowledge Greater Hamilton is in Gunditjmara, Djab Wurrung and Bunganditj Country. We acknowledge this land that has been cared for by the traditional owners, past and present. Traditional Owners sharing the beauty and joy of these lands and waterways is a privilege, one we repay with respect for their country, Elders and people.