Main Attractions

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Main Attractions

Golden Plains boasts stunning natural attractions and inviting open spaces where you can experience great walks, rides, sights and picnics.
Rivers, gorges, valleys, parks, sanctuaries and bush land host abundant native wildlife and wildflowers, providing breathtaking and memorable
encounters as you explore Golden Plains.

Get out and about on one of the many trails across the region and a wide range of other tracks suitable for walking, cycling and horse riding.
There are also a wide range of other leisure activities and family friendly facilities to enjoy, including local skate parks, playgrounds and picnic
areas as well as golf and equestrian venues.

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Brisbane Ranges National Park

One of Victoria's richest wildflower habitats enhanced by a diverse bird population and the greatest density of koalas in Victoria.

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Flagstaff Hill Lookout

Located just outside Linton, this lookout lets you see right across Golden Plains, with views that span the Otways, Grampians, Bass Straight and the incredible broad acre farm lands.

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Leigh River Junction, Inverleigh

The Leigh and Barwon Rivers meet at this delightful picnic area at Inverleigh, known as the gateway to the Western District.

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Rainbow Bird Trail

Walk, cycle or horse ride the 35 kilometre trail and experience amazing orchids, birds and native mammals, amidst some of Victoria's most interesting rural and goldfields history.

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Ballarat-Skipton Rail Trail

Walk, cycle or horse ride the 53 kilometre trail and experience nature and history in towns, forests and farmland along the way.

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Recreation Facilities

Golden Plains is home to high level sporting facilities as well as many scenic picnic and park areas.

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