This is the view from “One Tree Hill” and is a MUST DO when visiting Ararat. Ararat has much to offer to the visitors and locals alike. This web site is meant to help visitors to Ararat to find the hidden Gems (there are lots of them) and to explain the history of this town and this area.Please feel free to navigate through this web site and comment on it, good, bad or indifferent. We try to make it interesting and educational for our visitors and sincerely hope that you will have a very good and memorable time here and hopefully return in the near future, maybe even decide to leave the rat race in the “BIG SMOKE” and live here or any of the smaller country communities in the Municipality and enjoy the relaxing living that Country Victoria has to offer.
The village of Elmhurst.
A “Senior Moment?” :-)
The village of Pomonal is also the home to the Halls Gap Zoo.Click on the rock wallaby for more
Tatyoon is sitting on GOLD.Geological testing has indicated large gold deposits several 100’s of metersbelow.
Spring time is the best time to experience theWestern District of Victoria with it’s green and gold fields. Of course, the Lake is also a great attraction and you can enjoy a great time at the caravan parkat Lake Bolac and the great amenities that we offer.
Moyston is reknown for it’s yearly sheep dog trials.
The village of Warrak at the foot of Mt. Cole
Is the resting place of General Sir Cyril Bingham Brudenell White - a hero of Gallipoli and World War One http://www.canberratimes.com.au/act- news/gang-gang--brudenell-white-grave-dedication-20150915-gjn10a.html