When: Queens Birthday Long Weekend 2013
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm Daily
Info: The Alexandra Truck, Ute and Rod show is a great family day out, with free admission, kids amusements in the park and plenty of food and refreshments on sale.
Destinations of the Goulburn River Valley
There are many beautiful towns and villages in the Goulburn River Valley. Some have stunning waterways and snow-capped mountains at their doorstep while others are surrounded by lush rainforests with cascading waterfalls. There are many towns on the banks of our lakes and waterways and within rolling hills.
Go your own way! You can explore the region with our interactive visitor guide and tour planner - Click here
On a quiet Sunday in 1842 the explorers, Hume and Hovell, camped near a creek they named Sunday Creek. Today you can still enjoy the quiet of the surrounding bushland enjoyed by these two adventurous men.
Visit the historical houses in the main street of Broadford which are a testament to early settlement. Pioneer Cottage and the Broadford Courier Buildings provide a glimpse of the past by showcasing the building methods and living quarters of pioneers of the area. The antique printing presses and other printing equipment display the technology once put to use to spread news in the small country town.
Broadford is home of the State Motorcycle Sports Complex and nearby Mt Piper provides opportunity for sightseeing, bushwalking and a chance to view the rare Ant-Blue Butterfly and the Golden Sun Moth.