Things to do in Hamilton
Hamilton Art Gallery
A local treasure for almost 60 years, Hamilton Gallery presents a range of exhibitions, programs and events that stimulate understanding, awareness and enjoyment of the visual arts.
The gallery, which is managed by the Southern Grampians Shire Council, is the most significant public cultural facility in the region and forms an important part of the range of tourism experiences available in the Greater Hamilton region.
General Enquiries: (03) 5573 0460
After a 2 year hiatus, Sheepvention is back bigger than ever for 2022. Organised by the
Sunday 31st July, Monday 1st August, Tuesday 2nd August
Hamilton Pastoral Museum
Dedicated to the display and preservation of historic pastoral machinery, objects and restorable items to celebrate the legacy of farming in Victoria and beyond.
Dedicated to the display and preservation of historic pastoral machinery, objects and restorable items to celebrate the legacy of farming in Victoria and beyond. The museum is open year ’round, and features miniature train rides, the annual Teddy Bear Picnic, Motor Club rallys, and the famous ‘History In Action’ open days twice per year.
Contact the Hamilton Pastoral Museum
Tel: 0409 926 095
Ansett Transport Museum
The Sir Reginald Ansett Transport Museum is based on the Ansett company’s first aircraft hangar.
Centrepieces of the display are a Fokker Universal aircraft, similar to the one used on the first Ansett flight in 1936, and the 1928 Studebaker.
Other memorabilia includes documents from the early days of the Ansett empire. Of particular interest is the company’s first prospectus which sets out the capital required and proposed development of the company.
Open 7 days 10am to 4pm
Corner Ballarat Road & Riley Street
Hamilton Victoria 3300
Phone 03 5571 2767