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  • Ess Lagoon

    Ess Lagoon

    The picturesque Ess Lagoon offers a Free (RV Only) Camping area, tranquil picnic areas and fishing spots, that are regularly stocked with trout (A comprehensive Fishing Guide available at Casterton Visitor Information Centre, located at the Australian Kelpie Centre.

  • Ambulance Victoria Casterton

    Ambulance Victoria Casterton

    Ambulance Victoria provides a 24 hours service to the district with 2 fully qualified Paramedic’s stationed at Casterton and access to fixed-wing Air Ambulance and Emergency Helicopter service. DIAL 000 IN AN EMGENCY

    Telephone: DIAL 000 IN AN EMERGENCY
  • The Bilstons Tree

    The Bilstons Tree

    About 15 km further north along the Chetwynd Rd is a signposted turnoff on the left to Bilstons Tree which is considered to have the largest volume of millable river red gum in the world. It is thought to be 800 years old and stands over 40m high with a girth of seven metres, consisting of 9100 cubic feet of timber. In recent years a large limb has fallen and a local artist has carved over 16 native animals into the fallen limb, this is a must see if you’re in the area.

  • Sandford Market

    Sandford  Market

    The Sandford  Market is held under the Heritage Oak Tree at the Sandford Hall.

    Contact the caretakers for the next scheduled market.


  • Herbert’s Bakery-Cafe

    Herbert’s Bakery-Cafe
    Address: 59-61 Henty St Casterton 3311
    Fax: 0355 811 030

    A little bit of Acland Street in the country, a huge range of cakes, pastries and naturally leavened sourdough breads all made in house with traditional methods/ recipes. Robes famous “Mahalia” coffee exclusive to Herbert’s!

    Telephone: 0355 811 911
  • Casterton Racecourse

    Casterton Racecourse

    Casterton Racecourse is located at Racecourse Float Road. Casterton Racecourse is operated by the Casterton Racing Club, and is the only racing venue in the shire.

    The Casterton Racecourse itself is set in a natural amphitheatre with rolling hills all around and boundaries of local rivers it would rate highly as the most picturesque club around.

    Casterton Racing Club is a racing club steeped in tradition. They are the oldest sporting club in Casterton and are the only club in Australia to have a live hedge steeplechase on its own course. By having this live hedge steeplechase, patrons witness a fantastic spectacle and horses and jockey experience how jumps racing should be. Casterton Racing Club ran its first open hurdle race on February 26th, 1861 and was run over 1.5 miles and the first steeple race was run here on 14 May 1862, which...

  • Foodworks Supermarket

    Foodworks Supermarket
    Address: 50 Henty Street Casterton Vic 3311
    Fax: 03 5581 1456

    Normal trading hours 8am-8pm 7 days with the exception of Public holidays 9am-6pm

    Closed Good Friday & Christmas Day

    Telephone: 03 5581 1003
  • Sparra's Spraying

    Covering Casterton, Penola, Merino, Apsley and all areas in between. Broad acre spraying with a vehicle to suit every job. Hand spraying also available. For freindly, reliable service and Paul Robins 0407 811 254 Telephone: 0407 811 254
  • Casterton Golf Club

    Casterton Golf Club

    Casterton Golf Club presents an 18 hole course with grass greens, 19 bunkers and 3 dams. Water hazards and lateral water hazards come into play on several holes depending on conditions of season. The front nine is undulating while the back nine holes are flat. The most outstanding feature of the course is the flora: magnificent redgums, eucalypts, wattles and many other varieties of native plants that have been contributed by the members.

    Established in 1924, the course has 120 acres of Red Gum country. Grass greens, watered, with flat to slightly undulating fairways. There are 19 bunkers on 11 holes. Visitors welcome and bookings are not necessary. 18 holes, Par 72, ACR 69, 5591 metres. Annual club tournaments are held in late April and mid-November.

  • McNamara Building

    Address: 8 McKinley St Casterton
    Fax: 5581 1026
    Telephone: 0408 172 185
  • Casterton Airfield

    Casterton Airfield

    Casterton Airfield is located 4 kms south west of the Casterton township on on Springbank Rd.
    The airfield consists of two strips. The main strip is the North South Strip which is an all weather strip 1300m x 45m. This strip is suitable for twins, ambulance and fast aircraft.
    The second strip is the East-West strip which is a 550 m grass strip.
    Before using the airstrip Casterton Customer Service Centre should be contacted on (03) 5554 2444 during business hours or after hours Brain Wombwell on 0408 542 756, to check for any maintenance issues or updates.

    Telephone: (03) 5554 2444
  • Wannon Water

    Wannon Water

    Wannon Water is Victoria's second largest regional urban water corporation by service area and is a statutory corporation constituted on 1 July 2005 under the Water Act 1989. Wannon Water is a major employer in south-west Victoria, Australia, employing 198 operational, engineering, financial, environmental and administrative employees. Our region extends over 24,500 square kilometres from the South Australian border in the west, to Balmoral in the north, to Lismore in the east and the lower Gellibrand River catchment on the south coast. The Warrnambool City, Corangamite Shire, Glenelg Shire, Moyne Shire and Southern Grampians Shire Councils are all within our service area. Wannon Water supplies water and sewerage services to a permanent population of 79,000 people, including residential, commercial, industrial and rural customers.

    ... Telephone: 1300 926 666 Ah Emergencies 1300926 668

  • Casterton Car Care

    Address: 39 McPherson St Casterton
    Telephone: 03 5581 2800
  • Say Grace Cafe

    Say Grace Cafe
    Address: 16- 20 Henty St Casterton Vic

    Casterton's iconic Cafe, offering the town fresh produce and beautiful home style cooking. A warm and relaxing place to eat breakfast or lunch. Amazing jams, chutneys, sourdough breads, and loads more.

    Telephone: 03 5581 2783
  • Glenn Howell Optometrist

    Address: 75 Henty Street, Casterton
    Telephone: 03 5581 1712
  • Casterton Memorial Hospital

     Casterton Memorial Hospital
    Address: 63 - 69 Russell Street, Casterton VIC 3311
    Fax: 03 5581 1051

    The Casterton Memorial Hospital provides a health care facility to the community of Casterton and district serving a population base of approximately 3,000.

    The Hospital maintains an excellent physical facility well staffed to ensure the attention you receive as a patient, client, visitor or user of our facilities is efficient and of a high standard. Our staff are encouraged to maintain high professional standards and participate in continuing education and personal development programs to provide optimum patient care.

    Areas of health care provided by the Casterton Memorial Hospital are Acute Care, Primary Care, Aged Care and Allied Health Services.

    Telephone: 03 5554 2555
  • A Kelpie Walking Trail

    A Kelpie Walking Trail

    Meandering gently around town, the Kelpie Walking Trail links 5 unique sculptures revealing the fascinating life and times of the Kelpie.
    The statues feature interpretive signage and the walker can chose from three routes.
    Route 1 will take you via the main shopping district with its heritage-themed streetscape, while Route 2 is slightly longer and takes in some wonderful River Red-Gums and riverbank.
    Route 3 comprises the River Walking Trail, along the beautiful banks of the Glenelg River.
    Download the Walking Trail map

  • Sacred Heart School

    Sacred Heart School

    Sacred Heart School is a catholic Parish Primary School for Foundation to Year 6 students. We aim to promote a friendly and supportive environment, which has a unique sense of community. At Sacred Heart, Parents, Staff & Students value and respect each other. Our school is part of the Ballarat Diocese.

    Sacred Heart School has built a reputation for care and commitment to local community within a supportive and creative environment. We strive to engender in our students a sense of self worth and the ability and desire to live a vital role in the community.

    Sacred Heart School services a widespread and diverse rural community within a 50km radius.


  • Korner Kuts Hairdressing

    Weds, Thurs & Fri 9am till late, Sat 7am-8.30am (Men Only) 8.30am-12.30pm (General) PHONE 55811011 for your appointment.

    Telephone: 03 5581 1011
  • Darryl's Glass

    Darryl's Glass
    Address: 5924 Portland Casterton Road, Sandford Vic 3312

    Sandford's Darryl's Glass is an independent, locally owned glass Gallery/Studio. Making Fine Decorative Glassware, Glass Jewellery, Local Souvenirs and much more. All items are made onsite.

    Telephone: 0409 217386
  • Julie Kensen Couturier

    Address: Mia Mia' Corndale School Rd casterton
    Telephone: 55 812584
  • Old Courthouse Community Centre

    Old Courthouse Community Centre
    Address: 31 Henty Street, Casterton PO Box 118
    Fax: 03 55812139

    We provide accessible community services, activities and programs. Coordinated through HACC frail aged/disable funding, Skills Victoria, ACFE Adult Education, Neighbourhood House programs, Men’s Shed, Senior Kiosk, volunteer opportunities and Centrelink Agency assistance.

    Telephone: 03 55812139
  • Jim Condon Gardening Services

    Telephone: 55 811423
  • Casterton Kelpie Association Incorporated

    Casterton Kelpie Association Incorporated
    Address: P.O. Box 236 Casterton VIC 3311

    Each year on the Queen’s Birthday long weekend Casterton is transformed with the amazing spectacle of the Australian Kelpie Muster which celebrates Casterton as the ‘Birthplace of the Kelpie’ breed.

    Telephone: 0417 527 200

    Address: Band Centre situated at the entrance to Island Park

    The Casterton Vice Regal band was formed over 140 years ago. It has been an integral part of the Casterton community all that time, farewelling the men that enlisted for war service and welcoming troops home. They have played at every Anzac Day service since they started; raised money for the building of the hospital and have supported many other charities and causes for many years. The band currently has a membership of over 25 players.
    The band meets on Monday nights at 7.00 p.m. at the Band Centre situated at the entrance to Island Park. Visiting players are always welcome to come and join in rehearsal.

    Telephone: Michael McNamara 0408 172 185
  • Clarke Street Cottage

    Clarke Street Cottage
    Address: 06 Clarke Street Casterton 3311

    Clarke Street Cottage provides quality B&B accommodation in the heart of Casterton. Enjoy a relaxing, luxurious stay in Casterton; our guests say the Cottage is their home away from home.

    Telephone: (03) 55812228/0417 524 380
  • Coxons Holden

    Coxons Holden
    Address: 137 Henty St
    Fax: 03 55812166

    All major and minor repairs, quality new and used car sales. Sthil franchise, large range of auto accessories, windscreen fitting and chip repair service. Tyre sales and fitting. RACV Roadside assist

    Telephone: 03 55811166

    Address: 96 Henty St Casterton 3311
    Fax: 03 / 55811026

    McNamara Clothing is a Mens and Ladies wear store stocking a full range of clothing including work wear , casual and formal wear from teens to adults. Also providing suit hire, dry cleaning agency and schoolwear.

    Telephone: 03 / 55811026
  • Island Park Reserve

    Island Park Reserve

    The Island Park Reserve offers over 17ha of facilities with two ovals, swimming pool, netball & tennis courts, bowling green, croquet, band centre and caravan park to name a few.
    Located on the banks of the Glenelg River surrounded by red gums this sporting and recreation facility is home to over 14 local sporting and community groups.
    Island Park is the ‘Home of the Cats’ (Casterton Sandford Football & Netball Club) and the site for the internationally renowned Australian Premier Working Dog Auction and is also home to the only remaining Vice Regal Band in Australia.

  • Top Shop Casterton

    Top Shop Casterton
    Address: 7 Mt Gambier Road Casterton Vic 3311

    Hours Mon-Fri 6 a.m to 8 p.m, Sat -Sun 7 a.m to 7 p.m
    Fuel,Ice, Hot/Cold Foods, Golden Fried Chicken, Hot/Cold Drinks, Confectionary, Icecreams, DVD Hire, Elgas Swap n go, A.T.M.

    Telephone: 55811475
  • Davidson Engineering

    Address: 176 Torah Rd Wando Bridge
    Telephone: 03 5582 0272
  • Casterton Farm Supplies

    Casterton Farm Supplies
    Address: 1 Henty Street
    Fax: 03 5581 2117

    Casterton Farm Supplies is your one-stop-shop for your rural and hardware supplies. We sell a broad range of rural supplies including animal health, pasture sprays and fertilizers. We also have a large range of garden, paint and building supplies.

    Telephone: 03 5581 1344
  • Roger Dalby Builder

    Address: 1240 Satimer Rd Wando Vale
    Telephone: 0418 373086
  • Almar Zaadstra Art Gallery

    Almar Zaadstra Art Gallery

    Traditional oil Paintings of rural life

    Telephone: 0409 964 600
  • Kathleen Millikan Centre (Casterton Kindergarten)

    Kathleen Millikan Centre (Casterton Kindergarten)

    The centre provides kindergartens sessions from 9.00a.m. - 2.00p.m. 3 days a week - Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

    Each child is offered fifteen hours of kindergarten with attendance based on a rotational model that allows every child to attend three five hour sessions a week.
    Parents are invited to visit the kindergarten to observe the program that we provide for the children and families in Casterton and surrounding districts.
    All enquiries regarding enrolments should be directed to Toni Jackson at the Kathleen Millikan Centre on 03 5522 2506

  • JP Tyre & Batteries

    Address: 122 Old Mt Gambier Road
    Fax: 5581 1528
    Telephone: 5581 1528
  • Leung Restaurant

    Leung Restaurant
    Address: 85 Henty St. Casterton

    One stop restaurant. Leung Chinese & Continental Restaurant. Delicious low price meals. Also serving fish & chips, Chicken and hamburgers.

    Telephone: 03 5581 1100
  • Casterton Quality Carpet Care

    Casterton Quality Carpet Care
    Address: 225 Old Mt Gambier Road Casterton Vic 3311

    Carpet Steam Cleaning – Carpet, Rugs & Mats, Domestic & Automotive Upholstery, Windows, General Office Cleaning, Free Quotes, Gift Vouchers .......Call Mark & Sue Davis For all your cleaning needs

    Telephone: 0447051388 / AH 03 55 812118
  • Scots Uniting Church

    Scots Uniting Church

    The CASTERTON Church was funded and built in 1867 – with the Rectory being erected in 1887 for £282.11.0. A Common School was built by Mr. JELLY in the 1840s – where present croquet lawn is situated and an Iron Cross from that building is now in the lane at the nearest point to Henty Street.

    Telephone: (03) 5581 1070
  • Casterton Catholic Church

    Casterton Catholic Church

    Catholic Church of Casterton, Sacred Heart standing on a commanding sight on Toorak Hill was erected in the year 1886.
    The Roman Catholic Parish was established in Casterton as early as 1875 but records show the Rev. Father Rowe performed a marriage at the Glenelg Inn in 1846.

    Telephone: (03) 5581 1044
  • Casterton Agricultural Machinery Sales and Service

    Casterton Agricultural Machinery Sales and Service
    Address: 26- 28 Henty St Casterton Vic
    Fax: 0355811873

    Sales & servicing workshop; Kleenheat gas deliveries BBQs heaters ,Landini & Branson tractors,Munro postdrivers John Berends implements Mono pumps Poettinger hay equipment Feroboli balers Milwaukee AEG & Rok power tools Rider mowers Log splitters.

    Telephone: 0355811255
  • Casterton This 'N' That

    Casterton This 'N' That
    Address: 89 - 91 Henty Street Casterton Vic 3311

    Casterton's This 'N' That is an independent, locally owned variety store that stocks, toys, craft, cards, gifts and
    many household items. Catering for the needs of a small community

    Telephone: 03 55811187
  • Sports & All

    Sports & All
    Address: 73 Henty Street Casterton 3311
    Fax: 03 55811677

    Selling Adidas, Puma, New Balance, Track ‘n Field, Diadora, Asics shoes and apparel. Trophies and engraving, key cutting, fishing licences, gym equipment, bikes, scooters and accessories. Equipment for all popular and locally played sports

    Telephone: 03 55811677 0437683052
  • Railway Reserve

    Railway Reserve

    The Railway Reserve features a railway-themed playground and shady rotunda. This reserve is home of the historically registered railway station constructed in 1884 and known as the ‘Casterton Prototype’ of all stations built in Victoria in this era.

  • Entwined Cafe & Restaurant

    Entwined Cafe & Restaurant
    Address: 114 Henty Street, Casterton

    Open 7 days for breakfast & lunch. Dinner available Wednesday through to Sunday. Follow us on Facebook to stay up-to-date with our up coming theme nights.

    Telephone: 03 5581 1885
  • Casterton Laundromat

    Casterton Laundromat
    Address: 11 Henty St Casterton Vic 3311

    Top and front loaders for all you washing needs – from socks and undies to big doonas. Clean surroundings. Ample dryers. Quality water extra-filtered for highest efficiency. Ease and convenience 365 days a year.

    Telephone: (03) 5581 2341 / 0408 526 979
  • Casterton Playgroup

    Address: Masonic Lodge, Henty Street
    Website: find us on Facebook
    Open Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am - 12noon. A great indoor venue, suitable for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers, parents and caregivers. Telephone: 0409 891 968
  • Say Want

    Say Want
    Address: 22 Henty St, Casterton

    Home & Stylish giftware store in Casterton that offers;
    Beautiful Gifts
    Home Living Pieces
    In-Style Fashion
    Accesories for Women

    Telephone: 0400 02 55 77
  • The Glenelg River

    The Glenelg River

    The Glenelg River is a link between many different types of environment. It starts in the mountainous Grampians and ends at the sea near Nelson. It goes through rich Red Gum country and the poorer sandy soils that are home to the Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo. For many creatures it is a corridor that allows free travel to different areas. The total length of the Glenelg River is over 350 kilometres. It has a length of approximately 85 kilometres through this sub-catchment, and passes through the township of Casterton.

  • Mickle Lookout

    Mickle Lookout

    High above the town centre, Casterton’s Mickle Lookout offers magnificent views.

    The view back to the lookout from the main street is also interesting, especially at night, when the huge ‘Fleur De Lys’ emblem is illuminated. Carved into the hill overlooking Casterton by Boy Scouts in 1935, using semaphore as a guide, the symbol is a stylised version of the official Scout Badge, the Fleur de Lys. The emblem is 91.5m (300ft) in circumference.

  • Great Escape Garden Centre

    Great Escape Garden Centre
    Address: 106-112 Henty Street, Casterton

    Come in and see us for all your garden needs OPEN Tues,Weds & Thurs 10am-4pm, Fri 12noon - 4pm, Sat 9am-12noon, Sun & Mon Closed.

    Telephone: 0417 779 641
  • The Co-Op Shop

    The Co-Op Shop
    Address: 97-99 Henty Street Casterton 3311
    Fax: 55811336
    Telephone: 55811338
  • Casterton Secondhand Centre

    Address: 90 Henty St Casterton
    Telephone: 03 5581 1019
  • Clode Constructions

    Address: Tyres Street Casterton
    Telephone: 5581 1736
  • The Casterton Residence

    The Casterton Residence
    Address: 133 Henty Street Casterton Vic 3311

    The Casterton Residence: Main street accommodation with 2 self contained units. one unit featuring two bedrooms, with queen size bed and twin singles, also contains a television, kitchenette, split system and electric blankets. the second unit has a queen bed and ensuite. All linen provided.

    Telephone: (03) 55811186 / 0448141703
  • DJ & SR Widdicombe Electrical

    Address: 410 Noss Rd Casterton
    Fax: 03 5581 1654
    Telephone: 03 5581 1654 / 0418 513 040
  • South East Funeral Service

    Address: 21 Henty Street Casterton Vic 3311
    Telephone: 03 55812020

    Address: 77 Henty Street Casterton Vic 3311
    Fax: 03 5581 2588

    For all your Newspapers, Magazines, Stationary, Lotto and Home Delivery needs.

    Telephone: 03 5581 1215
  • Department of Environment, Land and Water Planning

    Address: Casterton Depot Lot 2, 147 Bahgallah Road Casterton 3311

    Contact DELWP for information on matters including:
    Fire Management on Public Land (including planned burning), Firewood Permits, Forest Operator Licences, Game (Hunting) Licences, Private and Commercial Wildlife Licences, Sale of Topographical Maps, Department Publications, Fishing Licences (Vic), Destruction of Wildlife Licences, Apiarist Licences, Herd Health Certificates Crown Land Licences (Water Frontage, Unused Road Licences, Extraction of Gravel), Chemical User Permits (Applications), Miners Rights, Possum Traps, Plant Standards, Weed Identification, Expressions of Interest to Hunt Vermin on Crown Land etc.

    Telephone: (03) 5554 2301
  • Casterton Secondary College

    Casterton Secondary College

    The College has a 60 year history and is nestled in a picturesque valley surrounded by rolling red gum hills. Casterton Secondary College is a single campus, Year 7 - 12 school.

    With the only ‘wine making’ facility and classes in Victoria. The College also has a number of surrounding acres for their agricultural program. The Casterton Secondary College has a state of the art “Tech Centre” providing great opportunities for local students to undertake mechanical and carpentry studies.

    Casterton Secondary College services the needs and provides opportunities for the people of Strathdownie, Dergholm, Coleraine, Merino and Casterton.

  • Longlead Swamp Track

    Longlead Swamp Track

    Longlead Swamp Track is further west (about 11 km from Casterton) along the highway (signposted to the right). It is another bush track with wildflowers and barbecue facilities. There are waterbirds, kangaroos and emus.


    Address: 25 Henty Street Casterton Vic 3311
    Established in 1907 the Albion Hotel is an iconic part of Casterton. The current building has recently been refurbished to restore it to its former glory. The building comprises of a front public bar, bistro & bar, two elegant function rooms, hotel accommodation with shared facilities and 12 Motel units. Telephone: 03 5581 1092
  • Ian McSwain Transport Service

    Address: 302 Six Chain Rd Sandford
    Telephone: 0408 528 879
  • Gorman’s Real Estate

    Gorman’s Real Estate
    Address: 70 Henty St Casterton Vic 3311

    No job too big or too small. Rural/ residential /rentals Two Licensed real Estate Agents Peter and Helen Gorman........Established 1946 and still going strong

    Telephone: 03 55 811381
  • The Dergholm State Park and Baileys Rocks

    The Dergholm State Park and Baileys Rocks

    Baileys Rocks are a series of enormous and unusual green-coloured granite boulders in a dry creek bed within the northern section of Dergholm State Park. At Baileys Rocks Picnic and Camping Area  there are toilets, fuel barbecues, picnic tables, drinking water and two walking tracks. A short (3230-metre) loop track leads to the boulders while the Rocky Creek Trail (5 km return) starts further upstream. It is clearly marked by blue arrows and is about 5 km return.
    The park covers 10 400 ha and is divided into two blocks which are separated by the Dergholm-Edenhope Rd. Once occupied by the Kanalgundidj clan (part of the Jardwadjali language group), it was declared a Park in 1992. Ring (03) 5581 2427 for further details.

  • Casterton Landfill and Transfer Station

    Casterton Landfill and Transfer Station
    Address: Bahgallah Rd, Casterton

    Location: Bahgallah Rd, Casterton

    Hours of Operation: Closed Monday, Tuesday and Saturday. Wednesday 12.30pm - 5.30pm Thursday 8.30am - 12.30pm Friday 9.00am - 4.00pm Sunday 10.00am - 5.00pm
    All Waste Management facilities are closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day.

    All Waste Management facilities will be closed on a code red day except Portland Transfer Station.


    Telephone: 0432 460 527
  • Red-tailed Black Cockatoo project

    Red-tailed Black Cockatoo project

    In danger of extinction, the sub-species South Eastern Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo (Calyptorhynchus banksii graptogyne) is only found in South-West Victoria and South East S.A.
    These magnificent birds feed on the seeds of Brown Stringybarks and Bulokes

    View The Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo  Website

  • Bunnik Pty Ltd

    Address: 2 McPherson St Casterton
    Fax: 5581 1664


    Telephone: 5581 1664
  • Casterton Garden Club Inc

    Casterton Garden Club Inc
    Address: c/o 12 Mt Gambier Rd Casterton

    Meetings are held on the fourth Monday of each month (except December) at the CWA rooms, 166 Henty Street, from 1pm – 3:30. Open opportunity to chat and discuss gardening matters, visit gardens and enjoy worthy speakers and excellent afternoon tea.

    Telephone: (03) 5581 2341
  • Elders Casterton

    Elders Casterton
    Address: 127 - 131 Henty St., Casterton, Victoria, Australia, 3311
    Fax: 03 55 811 555

    Elders Casterton is one of around 380 outlets operated by Elders Rural Services Ltd. throughout Australia and New Zealand. Our 12 specialist staff members offer rural merchandise, livestock and wool selling, insurance, real estate and banking services.

    Telephone: 03 55 811 922

    The Country Women’s Association of Victoria (CWA) is an organization formed over 80 years ago to support and assist country women everywhere. Today the term ‘countrywoman’ refers to the women of this land of ours. They work for local and statewide projects which involve families, medical research and disasters. Casterton has 2 branches, Casterton and Glenelg.
    Casterton CWA meets on the first Friday of the month in the CWA Rooms, Henty Street, Casterton. Times vary usually mornings. Visitors welcome.
    Contact Secretary, L. Smith, 03 5581 2177.
    President is Lillian Jones.
    Glenelg CWA meets the Fourth Thursday of the month in the Anglican Parish Hall, Hutton Street commencing at 7.30 p.m. Visitors welcome.
    Contact Secretary M Kerr. 03 5581 1001
    President A. Allan 03 5581 1852

  • The Carmichael Track

    The Carmichael Track is signposted off the Casterton-Penola Rd (the Glenelg Highway), west of Casterton. The main picnic area (which has barbecue and toilet facilities) is readily accessible by car but a 4WD is required to venture further at certain times of the year. The walking track leads through an abundance of wildflowers in season, though it is pleasant at any time of the year.


    Address: 130 Henty Street Casterton
    Fax: 0355812060

    Open 7 days, good country cooking, all day breakfast, Sunday roast, mobile coffee service, catering on request, locally grown flowers, home of the watabuga burger. Came in and spill the bean.

    Telephone: 0355811526
  • Bloomers

    Address: 68 Henty Street Casterton Vic 3311
    Fax: 03 55812241

    Bloomers Lingerie, sleepwear and giftware caters for girls and women of all ages and sizes. Brands include, Berlie, Bonds, Bendon, Fayreform, lovable, Givoni, and many more.
    Giftware also available. Great shopping for everyone at Bloomers.

    Telephone: 03 55812241
  • Free Camping

    Free Camping

    Carmichael Track - 11 km out Penola Road signposted to left.

    Long Lead - 18 km out Penola Road signposted to right.

    Bailey's Rocks - 39 km from Casterton on Dergholm Road signposted to right (about 6 km past Dergholm).

    See 'Attractions' page for further description of each site.

  • Casterton Post Office

    Casterton Post Office
    Address: 29 Henty Street Casterton Vic 3311

    Postal services commenced on July 1, 1847 with inland mail coming by coach three times a week, the original building was destroyed by fire on the 24th January 1908, and the post office was rebuilt and is the current one you see today. Full Australia Post services are available, Flowers and Giftware, and Banking Services. Open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Saturday 9am-12noon. Contact Richard and Melita Vise on 03 5581 1117.

    Telephone: 03 5581 1117
  • Nolte Electrical Pty Ltd

    Address: 23 Robertson St Casterton
    Fax: 5581 1154
    Telephone: 0418 541 865
  • Island Park Caravan Park

    Island Park Caravan Park

    The Island Park Caravan Park is located in Malcolm Carmichael Drive in Island Park Recreation Reserve fronting Murray Street Casterton. It has 28 caravan sites. The Park is situated on Crown Land and the Glenelg Shire Council is the Committee of Management for the reserve. Council has a part time manager for the Park. Island Park has many other recreational facilities within close proximity to the main shopping precinct of Casterton.

    Telephone: Park Manager Mobile Phone - 0457 414 187
  • Casterton Rotary Club

    Casterton Rotary Club
    Telephone: 0439 811 377
  • Richardson's Butchery

    Richardson's Butchery
    Address: 83 Henty St Casterton Vic 3311
    Fax: 03 5581 2556.

    Casterton’s local butcher..Large variety of Quality fresh meat and ready to cook pre-prepared dishes. Farmers get your stock killed and packed in meal size serves. Fridge van and cookers for hire.

    Telephone: 03 5581 1191
  • Australian Kelpie Centre

    Australian Kelpie Centre

    After more than a decade campaigning, the hard work and determination of the Casterton community has come to fruition with the official opening of the Australian Kelpie Centre on Saturday 9th June 2018.
    The $1.5 million building was officially opened at the 2018 Australian Kelpie Muster by Member for Wannon, Mr. Dan Tehan, who secured more than $650,000 of federal funding to realise the project.
    The Henty street facility, situated in the heart of the Kelpie Trail, includes a Visitor Information Centre, meeting spaces, amenities and an interpretive display showcasing the history of the Kelpie Working Dog. The centre is believed to be the world’s only dog museum.
    The story of Casterton and its rich cultural heritage will now be showcased for generations to come thanks to the highly successful branding efforts of the local community, an... Telephone: 03 5554 2440

  • Murrell's Shoe Shop

    Murrell's Shoe Shop
    Address: 84 Henty Street Casterton Vic 3311
    Fax: 03 55811120

    Brian & Vicki Murrell operate the family footwear business and include hard to find Baxter, Redback, Rossi & Desert Boots. As well as Julius Marlow, Hush Puppies, Slatters, McKinlay, Allino, Just Bee, shoes. Velcro slippers and gumboots, sports shoes and socks as well as orthotic and shoe accessories.

    Telephone: 03 55811120
  • Casterton Police

    Casterton Police
    Address: 2 Jackson Street
    Fax: (03) 55812101

    Victoria Police provides a 24 hour police service to the Victorian community. Victoria Police contributes to a high quality of life for individuals in the community by ensuring a safe and secure society and underpins the economic, social and cultural wellbeing of Victoria.

    Telephone: (03) 55811024
  • Edgarley Assisted Living

    Edgarley Assisted Living
    Address: 85 Jackson Street Casterton Vic 3311
    Fax: 03 5581 2050

    Edgarley Home Incorporated (EHI) is a community based not for profit aged care facility based in Casterton in western Victoria. It was established in 1955 and continues to provide a high level of aged care services for its residents. Edgarley offers a full range of aged care services - aged care, respite care and dementia care - within its current facility for 43 residents, and also manages 23 Independent living units.

    Telephone: 03 5581 1211
  • Park and recreation areas in and around Casterton

    Park and recreation areas in and around Casterton

    Apex Park, is a popular BBQ stop. Both Bryan Park near the hospital and the Rotary Park, near the Jack Gleeson statue on the riverbank have fun playgrounds for the kids.

    Island Park Recreation Reserve offers a full range of sporting facilities including a Caravan Park, BBQ, playground, Olympic swimming pool, bowling club, croquet lawn, tennis courts and sports ovals. Casterton also has an 18-hole golf course, racecourse and indoor sporting facilities.

  • Milly's Kidswear

    Milly's Kidswear
    Address: 100 Henty St Casterton Vic 3311

    Milly's is a retail clothing store selling childrenswear - size 0000 to14 - ladieswear from 8 to18.
    Brands include Bebe, Sooki Baby, Ouch, Milky, Designer Kids, Threadz, Filo, New Cover, Teaberry and more.
    Check out our FACEBOOK.

    Telephone: 0355811707
  • Casterton Primary School

    Casterton Primary School

    Education in Casterton has a long and proud tradition dating back to 1857 when the first school was established.

    After many structural changes, Casterton Primary School is now a modern, spacious school set in picturesque grounds. The school serves a diverse socio-economic rural community within a radius of 50 km.

    The Casterton Primary School warmly welcomes you to our school. Our teachers strive to provide a caring environment for students where children are given a sound academic grounding as well as being extended in other areas – in creative arts, in sports and in their overall development as citizens.


  • Glenelg Veterinary Services

    Glenelg Veterinary Services
    Address: 82 Henty St Casterton Vic 3311
    Fax: 0355812200

    Newly refurbished Glenelg Veterinary Services provides high level medical and surgical care to all small animals, with a special interest in orthopaedics in working dogs.

    Telephone: 0355812000
  • Christchurch Anglican Church

    Christchurch Anglican Church
    Telephone: (03) 5581 1047
  • CFA District 04 Headquarters

    CFA District 04 Headquarters
    Address: 147 Baghallah Road, Casterton
    Fax: 03 5581 2600

    For emergencies, information regarding current incidents and fire restrictions or notifying emergency services of your burnoff; see: Emergencies, Restrictions & Burnoffs. CFA has a State Headquarters and 8 Region Headquarters across Victoria.

    Telephone: 03 5554 2309
  • Casterton News

    Casterton News
    Address: 76 Henty Street, Casterton 3311
    Fax: (03) 5581 2194

    “Get to know the locals” - through the Casterton News! Circ: 1,337 weekly.
    A great read published every Wednesday: 76 Henty Street, Casterton 3311

    Telephone: (03) 5581 1177
  • Henty Street Books & Collectables

    Henty Street Books & Collectables
    Address: 58 Henty Street Casterton Vic 3311

    A superior range of quality books in every category take time to pop in a browse around, you never know what you just might find? Also available is a large range of beautiful jewellery just right for that perfect gift for someone special. Contact Dennis on 55 812 582

    Telephone: 55 812 582
  • Edwards J.N. - Veterinarian

    Address: Edwards Rd
    Telephone: 0409 811 278
  • Casterton Leisure Centre

    Casterton Leisure Centre

    Located within the expansive ground of the Casterton Secondary College the stadium facility provides a full size Basketball Court, Squash Courts and amenities.
    Both the College and the community utilise this facility throughout the year, with both Junior and Senior Basketball competitions fiercely played during the season.
    For further information on club contacts please refer to ‘Community & Sporting Group’ register on this website.

  • Landmark Casterton

    Landmark Casterton
    Address: 1 Henty Street Casterton Vic 3311

    Landmark Casterton is ideally situated at 1 Henty street Casterton in the midst of Casterton Farm Supplies. We focus on Livestock and Real Estate and also assist with Insurance enquiries.
    Greg Bright - 0408 430 668
    Andrew Harrison - 0419 928 145


    Telephone: (03) 55 811 594
  • Glenelg Inn Hotel Motel

    Glenelg Inn Hotel Motel
    Address: 2 Henty Street
    Fax: 03 5581 1988

    The Glenelg Inn is perfectly positioned on the banks of the Glenelg River and within walking distance to shops and sporting grounds. The property features 8 motel units, Licensed Bar and Bistro, Bottle Shop, Conference Facilities and Private Function Rooms.

    Telephone: 03 5581 1988
  • Wilkin Cottage

    Wilkin Cottage
    Address: Wilkins Rd, Strathdownie Vic 3312
    Fax: 03 5584 7296

    Secluded Bush Setting. 2brm Cottage, S/ C, Wood Fire, A/Con, Deck, fantastic Bush walks, Bird Watching, Wild Flowers. Views to Glenelg river flats. 15 mins from Casterton. 45min to Wineries, Penola and Mt Gambier. PETS WELCOME

    Telephone: 03 5584 7226
  • Karingal Haulage

    Telephone: 03 5581 1822
  • Casterton Pharmacy

    Casterton Pharmacy
    Address: 93 Henty St Casterton Vic 3311
    Fax: 03 55812 244

    Health care professionals providing the following  services: Diabetes advice (NDSS), Vitamins and complimentary medicine consultants, Home Medication Managment Service, Special occasion makeup with trained consultants, Large range of gifts with free wrapping, Free delivery.

    Telephone: 03 55811703

    Fax: 0355812002

    Suppliers of Shell fuel & oils. Farm deliveries available, sand soil and gravel & scoria. Forming, gravelling grading and roadworks, Quotations submitted.

    Telephone: 0355811361

    Address: 124 Henty St Casterton 3311
    Fax: 03 5581 2224

    We have been in the business of providing financial and insurance services for more than 25 years. The range of our services includes financial planning, income protection, life insurance & general insurance [business, farm, home & contents, travel, motor vehicle, caravan].

    Telephone: 03 5581 1485

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Tourism and Events e-newsletter


The e-newsletter contains the previous season visitor’s statistics with editorial summary, as well as key articles, links to blogs and embedded video’s highlighting tourism in the Shire.  Past and upcoming events are also highlighted with an editorial and plenty of images, and links for subscribers to list their event on our Glenelg Shire website. 

Casterton's new Australian Kelpie Centre


We are excited to showcase our new promo highlighting Casterton's new Australian Kelpie Centre with plenty of well known local faces and places featuring throughout. Make sure you stop in to get your own selfie with a kelpie - the centre is open 7 days a week 9am to 5pm.

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