This stunning pocket of the Loddon Valley is becoming one of the region’s worst-kept secrets, although it’s still a place of peace and quiet compared to similar sites of granite outcrops. Climb, camp and explore at Mount Kooyoora. Legend has it the bushranger Captain Melville took refuge here. As did the Indigenous people – find evidence of Aboriginal culture in the rock wells and scar trees.
Enjoy spectacular views over the Loddon Valley a variety of flora and fauna, Kooyoora State Park is an ideal place for a picnic, hiking or a weekend camping trip only two hours from Melbourne.
Kooyoora State Park offers a rich variety of plants and wildlife, and is home to some of north-central Victoria's outstanding natural features. The park is ideal for many outdoor recreation activities from picnics to sightseeing, rock climbing, orienteering and bird watching.
Visit the Melville Caves, huge granite boulders thought to have been once used as a hideout for the bushranger ‘Captain Melville’.
Wedderburn Coach House Gallery and Museum51 High Street Wedderburn Victoria 3518, Australia
The General Store Museum dating back to the 1850's contains an early record of Wedderburn and the local district. The General Store closed in the late 60's and has been preserved, it contains products...
Wedderburn Hotel72-74 High Street, Wedderburn Victoria, 3518
Wedderburn Hotel – open 7 days located half way between Melbourne and Mildura. Pop in and see the Great White Fox, the hotel offers its guests a wide arrangement of beers and wines, great food, hot c...
Star Spanner Sculpture Garden1314 Boort Quambatook Road Boort 3537
Horses, bulls, fish, mermaids and men, all larger than life, inhabit the rambling garden - their spectacular forms crafted from rusty brown and gleaming silver spanners. Despite their odd-shaped co...
Bridgewater Public Caravan ParkPark Street, Bridgewater On Loddon Victoria 3516, Australia
The park is an ideal location to take advantage of the beautiful surrounds of the Loddon River and Bridgewater township. Facilities at the park include: - 98 large caravan sites - 17 tent s...
When visiting the region please read the updated Victorian Roadmap here. We would like to remind all visitors to be respectful to all businesses they are visiting and be patient if being asked to check vaccination status.