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Discover your new home among the gum trees, where panoramic views are accompanied by a spirit of adventure and a rich sense of community.

Whether you’re looking for a change in pace or searching for exciting avenues to advance your career, the Grampians region provides you and your loved ones with a lifestyle that is laid-back, plentiful and ever-enlightening.


Register your skill

There are so many exciting career opportunities in the Grampians region. Finding a job or business opportunity is the first step toward a lifestyle change. Let us help you.   

1 – Register your interest in the region.

  • Local Councils will then send you more detailed information about their communities.

2 – Register your skill.

  • Skilled workers are in demand.
  • Our skills matching service will match you with appropriate employers. 

You also get to choose your own level of privacy – tell us how much you would like shared with potential employers. 

 It’s all free and will only take a couple of minutes to complete.

St Arnaud

Laden in history and rich in arts and culture, St Arnaud has a lot going for a small town. Marking the beginning of the impressive Silo Art Trail, and also home to the annual St Arnaud Festival, this village is the place to be for those yearning for culture.
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A historic gold mining town, Stawell is the closest major commercial centre to the Grampians National Park. Tucked within the Great Western Wine Region and also bordering on the nearby Black Range State Park, it is a town rich in culture and history, and equally renowned for its wineries and natural wonders.
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Known as the Cosmopolitan Capital of the Wimmera, Horsham is a bustling commercial centre located on the banks of the Wimmera River and only a stone’s throw away from the beautiful Grampians National Park and the Wartook Valley region.
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A stylish provincial city, Hamilton is located at the centre of Victoria’s southwest and offers a variety of arts, cultural, food and recreational experiences to further enrich your newfound lifestyle.
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Halls Gap

Nestled in the heart of the Grampians National Park, Halls Gap is a delightful small village renowned for its awe-inspiring mountain ranges, stunning hiking trails and spectacular waterfalls.
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Surrounded by picturesque grazing country, Ararat is the centerpiece in a region of tranquil natural attractions, including the Grampians National Park, Mount Langi Ghiran, Mount Cole, and Mount Buangor.
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We decided to re-evaluate what was important to us as a family. We made the move and have never regretted it. Our kids love it here! We’ve now got a life. We now do things together.

Glen and family moved to Horsham from Geelong.

New Job – General Manager

Have loved getting away from the traffic – no traffic lights! We enjoy the more relaxed pace and were able to tick off the 3 most important things – good schooling, local healthcare, and a wide selection of sporting activities for the kids.

Ian and family moved to Stawell from Scotland.

New Job – Director Finance & Business 

Have really enjoyed living in the region as there is so much on offer. Great cafes and shops, to beautiful scenery, as well as beautiful coastline not too far away.

Sophie moved to Hamilton from Adelaide

New Job – Exercise Physiologist

Do not miss the traffic! Do not miss the capital city!
But we can get to Melbourne by train if we want.
So much better for the kids.

Matt & Kaylene and family moved to Ararat from Melbourne.

New Job – Purchased a Holiday Park

This project was made possible thanks to support from the Victorian State Government.