Planning your visit to Seymour will be a breeze, especially if you contact or drop by at the Seymour Visitor Information Centre conveniently located at Old Court House, Cnr Emily & High Sts, Seymour. Busy? Just Phone them at 5799 0233 or send them an email: firstname.lastname@example.org the centre is open daily from 9am to 5pm.
Located on the banks of the Goulburn River is the beautiful town of Seymour, Victoria, Australia. Nestled in a valley at the base of the Tallarook Ranges. Seymour is approximately an hour drive from Melbourne, via the junction of the Hume and Goulburn Valley Highways. Seymour and its nearby town boast of many attractions, accommodations, things to do, places to eat, and cheerful events that you wouldn’t want to miss.
Seymour is a town rich in heritage. The Seymour Court House was completed in 1864. It was also utilized as a Telegraph Office before the first world war. Today, Seymour’s Old Court House still remains and is now run by local volunteers as a Visitor Information Centre.
Find Accommodation, Places to Eat, and Things To Do in Seymour
Seymour has a wide variety of accommodation types from cheap motels, fancy hotels, budget friendly caravan parks, self contained accommodations, and affordable bed and breakfast accommodation. There’s lots of accommodation types to choose from it all depends on your preference. Various restaurants and establishments in Seymour offers fresh locally-produced foods and wines. The Prince of Wales Hotel, Old Post Office Seymour the world class Fine Art Gallery and Restaurant in town, The Seymour Club, The Royal Hotel, and The Railway Hotel are among those establishments. RAAC Memorial and Army Tank Museum in Seymour is a popular tourist destination. The museum has 70 Armoured Fighting Vehicles on display in Hopkins Barracks, the home of Australian Armour at Puckapunyal, Victoria. The museum is one of the largest armour museums in the Southern hemisphere and is home of the Annual Alternative Farming Expo in Seymour. The recently opened Goulburn River High Country Rail Trail begins in Tallarook which is close to the town. Seymour is also home to the newest attraction in town The Vietnam Veterans Commemorative Walk. It’s the only one of its kind in Australia dedicated to Vietnam Veterans. Seymour Railway Heritage Centre on the other hand, operates as special heritage rail passenger services throughout Victoria utilising its extensive fleet of preserved diesel locomotives and makes locomotives available for hire and long term lease to private operators. Great for private parties and intimate gatherings. The depot is now the home of the Seymour Railway Heritage Centre. The heritage centre has a large collection of vintage and heritage locomotives, diesels and rolling stock that is opened to the public on a regular basis for viewing.
Events in Seymour
For over 150 years, Seymour has held an agricultural show the Seymour Show, the first Saturday in October every year, drawing thousands across the state to compete in many competitions. Other local tourism events include Tastes of the Goulburn and Victorian Wines Show. Seymour also hosts an annual Alternative Farming Exposition every February which attracts thousands of visitors from around Australia.
Seymour is also host to a major regional market – The Seymour Market operates on the third Saturday of every month.
Seymour has a horse racing club, the Seymour Racing Club, which schedules around twenty race meetings a year including the annual Seymour Cup meeting in October. Golfers play in the course of the Seymour Golf Club on Yea Road.
And there’s so much more to that! Visit Seymour and experience first-hand what this rich in heritage town has to offer.
Photo credit: Gary Pope and gdaypubs.com.au
Located on 48 Emily St. Seymour, Victoria 3660.
Phone them for reservations: 03 5792 1003… Readme
The Wattle Motel is a friendly, quiet, family operated accommodation, located on the Old Hume Highway, Seymour. We offer 15 ground floor rooms including doubles, twins and family rooms. Our family rooms are… Readme
There is a new open fire place at the Royal in the Courtyard, creating a nice cosy atmosphere, whether just for a few drinks with mates after work or sitting down enjoying our yummy meals!…. Readme
Offering unsurpassed service that include such things as wireless broadband, comprehensive channel line up of Austar Cable TV, Executive spa suites and large roomy family suites just to name a few… “>Readme
Built in 1870, this beautiful heritage building was formerly the State Bank of Victoria. More recently, the building has been lovingly transformed into a stylish modern three bedroom home… Readme
Central Shopping Centre 18-24 Tallarook Street, Seymour,Victoria
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78 Station Street, Seymour, VIC 3660, Australia
Phone:(03) 5799 0344… Readme
64 Station St. Seymour Victoria… Readme
Located in the heart of Seymour opposite the train station this would have to be Seymour’s most beautiful Florist and Gift Store. Brows their beautiful range of exquisite gifts and homewares… Readme
Health and Wellbeing
Doctors-Medical Practitioners – Seymour, VIC
30 -32 Anzac Ave, Seymour VIC 3660, Australia
Phone number: (03) 5792 1222…. Readme
A Podiatrist service in Seymour started in 2011.Located within Seymour Medical Clinic we provide the same level of quality and care that you would get from a larger Podiatrist service…. Readme
30-32 Anzac Ave, Seymour, Victoria
Phone: (03) 5792 1222… Readme
Eat and Drink
Enjoy an elegant, peaceful, award-winning dining experience: La Porchetta, Old Post Office Seymour, Rachael’s Place Wine Bar, Seymour Emperor Restaurant, Seymour Indian Cuisine and…. Readme
Enjoy your food anywhere you want, visit or call one of our take away stores: Chick-Inn , KFC , La Porcetta, McDonald’s, Regent Fish Shop, Rustic Burgers (ex Caravan Cafe), Seymour Asian Fast Food, Readme
Araminta’s, 96 Cafe and Gifts, Railway Kiosk, Toasty’s Cafe and Juice Bar, Veneto Blu ….. Readme