Kilmore

Kilmore - Macedon Ranges - Victoria

Victoria's oldest inland town and brought to fame as being the scene of yet another 'Kelly' family drama. Not unlike many towns in this goldfield region, Kilmore was the town where Ned Kelly's father was arrested for killing a squatters calf to feed his family. Visit the Old Kilmore Gaol where John 'Red' Kelly spent 6 months for his crime in this big old bluestone building.

Not unlike other goldmining towns, Kilmore features an impressive collection of historic buildings including Whitburgh Cottage, shops and hotels, paying tribute to its heyday. You will also discover that Kilmore hosts many horseracing events including the Kilmore Cup. Just south of town, take a ride on an old electric tram and view the large exhibition of cable cars at Tramways Heritage Centre at Bylands. Unwind with a drive through the Valley of a Thousand Hills and a walk to Strath Creek Falls.


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