Golden Plains

Golden Plains is renowned for its iconic festivals and open spaces.

Unearth relics of Smythesdale’s history at one of Victoria’s best preserved gold mining sites, the Jubilee Mine historic reserve.

Take a bicycle ride along the 53 km-long Ballarat-Skipton Rail Trail and pass open paddocks and eucalypt forests, native grasslands and bush alive with birds and wildflowers.

Soak up the atmosphere at the acclaimed Meredith and Golden Plains music festivals.

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