From the clear calm waters of our lakes and rivers to stunning views from the heights of our ranges, charming villages, food and wine, Strathbogie Shire has something for all to enjoy. The abundant, diverse, and breathtaking landscape of the region is only a short 90-minute drive from Melbourne’s CBD.

This magnificent area offers an escape to fresh air, natural attractions and so much to see, do, experience and taste. Enjoy breathtaking views as you ascend the beautiful Strathbogie Ranges providing a dramatic landscape around every corner, the rugged granite-topped mountains, waterfalls and pristine bushland accommodate an abundance of wildlife.

For more information about our unique townships and the characters who make up Strathbogie Shire’s connected communities, visit where you can listen to seven short podcasts for each town in Strathbogie Shire – Avenel, Longwood, Euroa, Strathbogie, Nagambie, Violet Town and Ruffy – plus a podcast about Strathbogie Shire’s many tracks and trails.

Helpful information:

Strathbogie Shire Council Official Visitors Guide