Visitor Information & Guide to accommodation, attractions, shops, tours & events
Beechworth is one of Australia’s most popular regional towns to visit and regularly features in holiday and destination programs. Our town may be small, only around 4000 people live here on a permanent basis but during the holiday periods, festivals and summer months our population increases considerably. The population is diverse with many new residents looking for a more balanced lifestyle as well as those whose families have been here for generations.
Travelling to Beechworth by car will take approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes from Melbourne (276km) or & hours 30 minutes from Sydney (612km),
You will find plenty of accommodation in Beechworth, restaurants, boutique shops, history and outdoor activities. We are close to nearby major centres such as Wangaratta and Albury-Wodonga as well as the very popular wine and gourmet food regions of the King Valley and Rutherglen.
Take a moment to discover some of the wonderful businesses listed on our website, they are all contributing to helping promote Beechworth and are well worth a visit, maybe even book your accommodation online direct with the operators before you arrive.