While in the Southern Grampians region enjoy up-to-date, local information from a variety of sources, to assist in your visit at the Hamilton & Grampians Visitor Information Centre.
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With the landscape dominated by the spectacular Grampians mountain range, ancient volcanoes, tranquil rivers and waterfalls and undulating pastoral land dotted with majestic red gums, the Southern Grampians spans the heart of Victoria's renowned 'Western District'.
Hamilton, both the geographical and business hub of the region has been the centre of a wealthy pastoral industry for over 160 years. It has grown to become a thriving city, exhibiting style and quality, with excellent shopping, diverse architecture, an outstanding art gallery and stunning botanic gardens. Whether it's caravan parks, budget to four star motels, cosy cottages, bush retreats or authentic farm stays, the Southern Grampians offers a superb range of comfortable, affordable and distinctive accommodation.
Activities nearby include arts and crafts, birdwatching, bush walking, dining, galleries, historic sites, museums, scenic drives, water-based activities and wine tasting.
Local events and festivals include hamilton cup in april along with the Southern Grampians promenade of sacred music. In June is the Hamilton eisteddfod and in Auguest Hamilton residents celebrate sheepvention.
Hamilton and Grampians host 'Party with the Ponies during december along side the Hamilton Christmas Expo.