Rich in community spirit, sporting culture and a love of the arts, Newborough offers the best of regional life without compromise. Surrounded by beautiful landscapes, there's much more to Newborough than meets the eye.
Newborough was established in the 1950s to provide housing for workers at the nearby Yallourn Power Station, and today it is a thriving community with shops, cafes, restaurants and more. Art lovers will also enjoy the range of quirky murals spread throughout the town.
The community spirit in Newborough is only matched by its amenities, including a primary school, a secondary college, and a range of recreational facilities, including parks, playgrounds, a leisure centre and sports fields where several local teams compete all year round.
For those who enjoy the outdoors, the Baw Baw National Park is nearby, offering picturesque scenery at any time of year. For the more adventurous, the Haunted Hills Mountain Bike Park is a must-do.
Newborough is easily accessible by car via the Princes Highway, providing easy access to Melbourne and other regional centres.
Newborough Australia 3825
1 hr 46 min (139.3 km) via M1
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