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Giant Koala Tourist Complex

The Giant Koala Tourist Complex is a must see tourist attraction in the Grampians region. This is a great family attraction that puts you in touch with koalas...

Giant Koala Tourist Complex

Grampians Town – Stawell

The prosperous and lively city of Stawell is one of the most beautiful communities on the outer edge of the Grampians.

Regarded as the service centre of this region, the township of Stawell is a thriving community known for its unique attractions and wide range of activity options.

Stawell Attractions, Activities & Things to See & Do in the Grampians, VIC


Popular events in Stawell include the world-renowned Stawell Gift foot race. Every year, a number of local and international athletes come to Stawell to participate in this prestigious event.

Visitors to Stawell can also enjoy an array of other activities including golfing, heritage walks, driving tours, scenic tours, winery tours and cultural tours to the museums and art galleries located throughout the town. Discover the history of this vibrant city by taking a heritage tour across the many historic sites of Stawell.

Art lovers should ensure they visit Bunjil’s Shelter which depicts the famous rock art of Bunjil, an imaginary Aboriginal spirit entity.

The Stawell Gift Hall of Fame museum is also a popular attraction in this region. Enjoy viewing the popular artefacts, exhibits and the many nineteenth century costumes on display. Visitors to Stawell can also take a tour to the Pioneers Memorial which honours the early residents of Stawell.

With so many things to see and do, Stawell is certainly a great choice for your next day trip or weekend getaway.


Giant Koala Tourist Complex

Giant Koala Tourist Complex

Dadswells Bridge, VIC

The Giant Koala Tourist Complex is a must see tourist attraction in the Grampians region. This is a great family attraction that puts you in touch with koalas and a petting zoo where kids can pat native animals, farm...

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Stawell Gold Mine

Stawell Gold Mine

Stawell, VIC

Stawell Gold Mine is a popular historic attraction in the Grampians, and has been ever since the gold mining boom that rocked the town in the late 19th century. The Stawell Gold Mine has produced over 2.7 million ounces...

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Lake Lonsdale

Lake Lonsdale

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Seppelt Great Western

Seppelt Great Western

Great Western, VIC

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Stawell Golf Club

Stawell Golf Club

Stawell, VIC

The Stawell Golf Club is an idyllic golfing destination in the township of Stawell. This golf venue is ranked amongst the top 50 country courses in the state of Victoria. The course is settled on a rugged terrain...

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Bunjils Shelter

Black Range, VIC

Bunjils Shelter is a popular attraction in the Grampians, and is one of the country’s most important Aboriginal Art sites. To appreciate the significance of this attraction, it helps to know that the Grampians region...

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Stawell Racecourse

Stawell Racecourse

Stawell, VIC

Racegoers visiting Stawell will be thrilled to plan a visit to Stawell Racecourse, conveniently located off the Western Highway, approximately 240kms from Melbourne. Stawell Racecourse hosts the Stawell Gold Cup held on...

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Cato Park

Stawell, VIC

Cato Park is located right in the heart of Stawell, and is one of the most popular recreational spots in the region. The park forms part of the beautiful surroundings of the Cato Lake, has a children’s playground...

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Stawell Arboretum

Stawell Arboretum

Stawell, VIC

Stawell Arboretum is conveniently located on Upper Sloane Street in Stawell, and provides an enticing escape from the town into the lush green scenery. The arboretum was designed and developed with the aim of reversing...

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Stawell Trotting Track

Stawell Trotting Track

Stawell, VIC

The Stawell Trotting Track (also referred to as the Stawell Harness Racing Club) is located on Patrick Street in Stawell, a 3 hour drive from Melbourne. The Stawell Harness Racing Club was established in 1956 and its...

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Best's Wines

Best’s Wines

Great Western, VIC

Best’s Winery is one of the best hidden gems of the Grampians wine region. Established back in 1866, it is one of the oldest wineries in Australia. Today, the business is run by the fifth generation Best family. Even...

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