Destination and location

G alwiji Homestead is located in the picturesque country hamlet of Scotsburn, Victoria – 20 kms South East of Ballarat and 120 kms West of Melbourne.

The homestead is 8 minutes’ drive from the local township of Buninyong (with a good supermarket, restaurants and a range of other shops), 18 minutes to local tourist attraction Sovereign Hill, 50 minutes to Geelong and Avalon Airport, and 75 minutes to Melbourne Airport.

 

At Galwiji Homestead, we host weddings and we are also close to popular wedding venues, Narmbool at Elaine and Brim Brim Gardens at Buninyong.

Scotsburn map

  • The children spent the weekend outside and there was plenty to occupy them. The fresh flowers were appreciated.

    Audrey WallaceIvanhoe, Vic (April 2016)
  • My family and I stayed here for 5 days and we loved everything about it. We had plenty of room, kids could play inside and outside. We will be bring more people with us cause there was that much room 4 a whole other family 2 stay there with us.

    Greg DakinBroadmeadows, Vic (Sep 2013)
  • I loved the cow milking, open fires, kangaroos, electric blankets, comfy beds and pillows.

    Rachel HailstoneBrighton, Vic (May 2014)
  • 10 out of 10 for the overall experience. The best part was having games and walks to entertain everyone.

    Emily McMullenHobart, Tas
  • Galwiji Homestead has PLENTY of room. It’s perfect for large families and is a wonderful environment.

    Christine KnottO’Halloran Hill, SA
  • We had 4 adults and 10 13 year old girls staying in this house. We stayed for a week for a basketball tournament in Ballarat. Fantastic place for a large group.

    Joy HooperLogan, Qld (Oct 2013)
  • The garden and the games room were excellent. We really loved our stay. The younger kids were well catered for.

    Julie McLennanHampton, Vic (Nov 2015)
  • Quiet, beautiful views in the evening, comfortable and relaxed, plenty of space to spread out.

    Robert CribbMacarthur, ACT (Feb 2014)
  • Galwiji Homestead was very appropriate for our big group, comfortable, warm and most of all, ‘farmlike’. The homestead facilities and service in particular were great.

    Erena RijnsbergerSt Kilda, Vic
  • We all had a wonderful stay and we will all have many lovely memories staying here. A fantastic place for friends to have a wonderful weekend including sharing dinner and a games night.

    Leah DowMornington Peninsula, Vic