Base yourself in Horsham and experience the town's striking surrounds, immortalised by painters Arthur Boyd and Sidney Nolan. Known as the Capital of the Wimmera, Horsham is conveniently located close to many natural sights and attractions.
Set off on a bushwalking excursion at Grampians National Park or Wartook Valley region, both a mere 30 minutes south east of Horsham. Head north towards the scenic town of Natimuk and explore the nature trails at Little Desert National Park.
Test your climbing and abseiling skills at Mount Arapiles in Tooan State Park, one of the top rock climbing spots in Australia. Stay to capture photos of the stunning sunsets across the vast plains of the Wimmera and Northern Grampians.
Visit Horsham Regional Art Gallery to see how the Wimmera region has inspired some of Australia's most talented artists, including painters Sidney Nolan and Arthur Boyd. Continue along the Wimmera River, strolling down the Public Art and Heritage Trail.
Check out the arts and music festivals happening in Horsham throughout the year. Some of the biggest draw cards are the Horsham Country Music Festival, the Spring Garden Festival and the Art Is… Festival, an event celebrating community arts.
Stay a while
Rest your weary feet in a guest house or bed and breakfast to experience real country hospitality. Don't mind roughing it? There are a number of caravan parks and camping grounds around town.