Castlemaine

Castlemaine - Goldfields - Victoria

Castlemaine's old world charm oozes grandeur from its classic buildings and botanical gardens spreading out before you. Castlemaine flaunts its reputation as the place where the greatest alluvial gold rush in the world took place and now plays host to a lively agricultural and manufacturing industry. Meander through the Castlemaine Art Gallery and take in works from the likes of Rembrandt and Andy Warhol housed in a stylish Art Deco building. Visit the Buda Historic Home and Garden proudly furnished and maintained by the Leviny family who lived on the property for 118 years. Take a wander throughout the grounds of Buda, heralded as one of the most notable specimens of 19th century gardens in Victoria.

Encounter a memorable journey weaving your way through box-ironbark forest on an historic steam train which runs from Castlemaine to Maldon on the legendary Victorian Goldfields Railway. With plenty of activities to capture the attention of visitors including the Diggings Interpretive Centre, Theatre Royal for live shows, Castlemaine Botanic Gardens, Old Castlemaine Jail, food and wine trails and farmers markets.


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Ballarat Goldfields
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Bendigo Goldfields
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Dunolly Goldfields
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Maldon Goldfields
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Maryborough Goldfields
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Wedderburn Goldfields
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