Visit Baw Baw Shire and discover this unique, diverse and inviting region.

Unique in its diversity, unparalleled beauty, and within easy reach from Melbourne, Baw Baw Shire is closer than you think. We invite you to visit and explore a region renowned for its spectacular natural landscapes and wilderness attractions, historic townships, gourmet delights and world class hospitality.

Explore Mt Baw Baw, Melbourne’s closest downhill ski resort and all season alpine village offers an easily accessible, safe and affordable snow experience through winter and endless hours of outdoor adventure year-round.

Experience life as it was in historic Walhalla, once one of Australia’s richest towns following the discovery of gold in the 19th century and now a town frozen in time.

Discover Noojee, a town named after the Aboriginal word for contentment or place to rest. This picturesque town is located on the main access route to the ski fields of Mount Baw Baw and is home to a wide range of heritage and natural attractions.

Visit delightful Yarragon Village. Nestled at the foothills of the Strzelecki Ranges Yarragon is home to some of the region’s best vintage markets and antique shops, galleries and cafes.

Ideal for a weekend away, extended holiday or simply a day trip, Baw Baw offers a feast for the senses and is that perfect getaway in any season.

Visit Baw Baw – it’s closer than you think.

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