Dunolly Golden Triangle Motel, VIC
Welcome to the Dunolly Golden Triangle Motel
Conveniently located in the Victorian Golden Triangle, the pet-friendly and highly-rated Dunolly Golden Triangle Motel has refurbished rooms with upgraded TVs, new beds and quality bed linen. All rooms are non-smoking and feature reverse cycle air conditioning, tea and coffee making facilities with free coffee and fresh milk.
Motel amenities include free parking, Tesla charging point, and a beautiful salt water pool, surrounded by a garden area with table and chairs for you to enjoy a BBQ by the pool while the kids have a swim. You can stroll to town and if you are prospecting for gold, we love talking about local stories and are always happy to assist in where to start and good places to try!
Attractive Dunolly is known for its gold mining history, gold rush architecture and charming countryside. During the Gold Rush of the 1850s, more gold nuggets were discovered in Dunolly and the local area than anywhere else in Australia, and the area became known as the Golden Triangle. Gold found includes the largest gold nugget in the world, the 69 kilogram ‘Welcome Stranger’!
Stroll along Broadway, call into the museum, step into the grand Town Hall and 19th century theatre, and then enjoy a bite to eat from the award winning Dunolly Bakery. Visit the Dunolly Historic Precinct, which includes the Goldfields Historical and Arts Society Museum, to learn about the gold rush history and view artifacts. Head to Dunolly Lookout to get a panoramic view of the picturesque surrounding countryside, and try your hand at gold prospecting. Visit nearby Maryborough and Tarnagulla to marvel at well-preserved heritage architecture, vintage trains and historic sites, or take a day trip to Bendigo with all its attractions.
Driving distance guide from Dunolly
59 km – approx. 45 minutes
90 km – approx. 1 hour 10 minutes
180 km – approx. 2 hours 10 minutes