Avoca is located 'midway to everywhere'. It is a 'gateway town' to the Pyrenees Region and several other significant surrounding regions in Victoria.
• 180 Kilometres North West of Melbourne.
• Take the Western Hwy, then Sunraysia Hwy.
• 2 hours drive by car.
• Mediterranean type climate.
• Population 1100 (approx.).
• Close to Pyrenees State Forest.
• Vistas, valleys and waterfalls.
• Gateway to the famous Pyrenees wine region.
• Historic main street.
• Largest town in the Pyrenees LGA
Avoca has a creative focus. Storytelling is central to your experience.
Experience Avoca and you will have your own unique story to share with friends and family.
Avoca has so many stories
Avoca is a vibrant, community minded rural town located in the heart of the Pyrenees Ranges. The town is supported by a number of active groups that are working towards promoting and encouraging growth, economic development and sustainability. With a growing population of over 1000 people,
Avoca is a popular traveller’s rest and tourist destination with many local wineries and vineyards attracting large numbers each year.
Avoca is also a strong, farming community that has rallied together over recent years as the impacts of the drought have worsened. Avoca prides itself on its sporting clubs which provide a great social and recreation escape for our residents. Over the past few years, we have been working tirelessly to maintain a healthy, prosperous and sustainable community.