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Accommodation in Dunkeld

Southern Grampians CottagesDunkeld is a small rural township in Western Victoria.  The area is well know for spectacular nature and interesting mountain scenery.

Dunkeld VIC is a great base for exploring in the Grampians National Park where you'll find Mt Abrupt and Mt Sturgeon adorning the skyline. Bush walking, mountaineering and abseiling, cycling, fishing and golf are just a few of the favourite attractions for visitors. Click to view > Tours and Activities in the Grampians Region

Renowned for its wildlife, the Grampians is a sanctuary for kangaroos, koalas, emus, an abundance of Australian bird life and many other native animals. Dunkeld has been an inspiration for many artists including Eugene von Guerard, Nicholas Chevalier and Louis Buvelot.  Dunkeld was first settled by Scottish pastoralists in the late 1830s and become renown for superfine wool.  Today, the Dunkeld has a population of under 500.

The Dunkeld Cup, held on the 2nd Saturday following Melbourne Cup, is a great opportunity to mix with the locals. Dunkeld is a 3 hour drive from Melbourne located along the Glenelg Highway.

Accommodation and Lodging in Dunkeld Victoria