Goulburn River and Ranges
Lifestyle destinations within easy commute
The Goulburn River and Ranges region's rolling hills, forests, rivers, lakes, rural plains and the mountainous backdrop of the high country make it a very popular lifestyle destination.
- Lake Eildon
- Lake Mountain
- Mt Stirling
- Mt Buller
- national parks.
Among popular activities are:
- cultural events
- team sports
- cycling and mountain biking
- white water rafting
- rock climbing.
The region has essential utilities such as broadband and excellent transport corridors makes Melbourne an achievable commute from major southern centres.
The region's abundant natural attractions support an established and expanding tourism industry. Agribusiness provides for traditional broad-acre farming and an emerging intensive agriculture sector.
Other industries include:
- forestry and value-adding timber processing
- light manufacturing
- food processing
|Benalla Rural City Council||www.benalla.vic.gov.au||03 5760 2600|
|Mansfield Shire||www.mansfield.vic.gov.au||03 5775 8555|
|Mitchell Shire||www.mitchellshire.vic.gov.au||03 5734 6200|
|Murrindindi Shire||www.murrindindi.vic.gov.au||03 5772 0322|
|Strathbogie Shire||www.strathbogie.vic.gov.au||1800 065 993|
|Average Temp||12.1–27.7 °c||3.2–11.9 °c|