Get off the highway and take some time out in the historic military and rail service township of Seymour, situated on the leafy banks of the winding Goulburn River.
Past and present
Listen to the birds and watch out for local wildlife on the Goulburn River Walk or delve into the town's history at the Australian Light Horse Memorial Park and Vietnam Veterans' Commemorative Walk.
Take a tour of the old carriages and locomotives at the Seymour Railway Heritage Centre. Recharge with a visit to the nearby Rocky Passes Estate winery or have a beer at Seymour's Royal Hotel, which, in the 1940s, came to prominence with its depiction in artist Russell Drysdale's painting Moody's pub.
Keen to seek out more local creativity? Admire Australian artworks at the Old Post Office Seymour and the Old Courthouse Gallery.
Visit in February for the Seymour Alternative Farming Expo. Sample great local grub and enjoy a fun and informative day for both adults and kids alike. Get DIY tips, learn about sustainable farming and animal breeding, and even pick up a new craft or two.