As Australia’s first inland city, Goulburn is a regional rural center incredibly rich in heritage and natural beauty.
Goulburn has a thriving cultural community of performing and traditional artists as well as world-class racing facilities providing a year-round calendar of exciting events. These, together with a range of attractions and other activities, make Goulburn & Surrounds suitable for anything from a short break to a longer holiday.
Goulburn and the surrounding towns and villages such as Taralga, Crookwell, Tarago, Lake Barhurst & Marulan combine all the benefits of city services with a country lifestyle and hospitality. Some local attractions are our Big Merino, Historical buildings such as the Courthouse, St Saviours Cathedral, St Peter’s & Paul’s cathedral, War Memorial, marsden Weir & Beautiful Belmore park located in the center of the main street.
You’ll find a wide selection of dining and accommodation choices in Goulburn & Surrounds with everything for a romantic weekend in a heritage B&B to a family holiday on a bush retreat or farmstay – and everything in between!
Goulburn’s central location makes it the number one choice for conferences, weddings and other special group functions and events.
The seasons are distinct with hot dry summers, followed by spectacular autumn colours and traditional cool climate winters. In spring the City comes to life with it’s renowned lilac and roses.
Located just under 2 hours from Sydney & an hour from Canberra come and discover Goulburn & Surrounds yourself!