Plan Your Visit



Take in the beautiful scenery of the Southern Grampians as you cruise into Greater Hamilton.  Located only 90 minutes from Mount Gambier or 3 hours, 295km drive west of Melbourne. The drive hours from Melbourne, the drive into the region takes in national parks, waterfalls, mountainous ranges and so much more.

Destinations along the way provide ample opportunities to stop, stretch your legs or stay on for further exploration.



Regular bus services, provided by V/Line, operate between various stations (inner city and regional) and Greater Hamilton connecting with Ballarat, Warrnambool, Portland, Geelong, Melbourne and Mount Gambier.

V/Line coaches are equipped to make your journey as safe and comfortable as possible.

To view timetables and organise your tickets, visit V/Line.

Planning Your Visit Soon?

Digital downloads of our official ‘Visitor Guide’ and ‘Touring Map’ are available for your travelling convenience.  Simply click below to download.  Happy travels!

More to Discover…

There is so much more to discover when it comes to Greater Hamilton.  Feel free to browse our individual township brochures.

Talk to a local

Call our friendly team at the Hamilton and Grampians Visitor Information Centre for more info on our towns, villages, and the huge range of regional events.