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Country Road Motel in St Arnaud, Victoria is located between Melbourne & Mildura. It is the perfect place to stay when visiting for festivals & events. The St Arnaud two day agricultural show in November and the St Arnaud Festival in September October. There’s horse rides, music, a market and loads of family fun! Country Road Motel in St Arnaud is a member of the Budget Motel Chain which means our standards are to provide clean, comfortable and affordable accommodation to our guests. As a Budget Motel in St Arnaud, you will always get the best affordable rates when you book on www.budgetmotels.com.au!
Learn about St Arnaud’s gold-rush history. Dubbed ‘New Bendigo’ in the mining era, St Arnaud’s past is still reflected in the grand buildings along the Cultural Heritage Trail, which features the post office, the old court house and Victoria’s oldest fire station. Wander the manicured gardens of Pioneer Park and the Queen Mary Gardens, and admire the town’s cast-iron lace work verandas. If you’re in town in November, celebrate the town’s history with the locals at the annual St Arnaud Festival. Drive on out to St Arnaud National Park and follow the four-wheel drive tracks or walking trails. Spot native wildlife and vibrant spring wildflowers, and venture down to the Teddington Reservoir to camp out or fish in the nearby lakes and rivers. Visit the Bible Museum and check out the collection of bibles, stamps, tapestries and more. Don’t miss the Bible Museum’s adjoining Butterfly Garden to see its many colourful residents fluttering about.
Welcome to the Grampians. Whether you’re a wine taster, outdoor explorer or food finder, the Grampians has an adventure waiting for you. With four diverse patches that you can uncover, your paths for discovery are endless. In the heart of it all is the magnificent Grampians National Park. For history buffs, you can learn about the history of gold in Ararat, see the picturesque town of St Arnaud, unearth a volcano in Penshurst, visit 150 year old cellars in Great Western or delve into the dark past of Aradale. With delicious wine, food and farm gates found from North to South, and East to West, you can make a meal of the entire mountainous range. In a space this magical, it only makes sense that art has found its way. Galleries, public art, local markets and boutiques let you get up close and personal with the talented craftsman that call the Grampians home.