Darnum Tourism, Australia

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Darnum is a small town in West Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, located 110 km east of Melbourne, in the Shire of Baw Baw. At the 2006 census the town and surrounding area had a population of 598. The Post Office opened on 1 December 1882 after the arrival of the railway. Darnum was originally a timber producing town and boasts a large stump in memory of the original timber mill's owner Clarrie Weir. Today the principal industry is dairy farming, with Fonterra, previously Bonlac Foods, operating a milk processing plant just north of town. Darnum is also home to the Darnum Musical Village, a collection of musical instruments, where visitors can experience playing some of the exhibits as tour guides explain the history of different pieces. The town in conjunction with neighbouring township Nilma has an Australian Rules football team competing in the Ellinbank & District Football League. Mal Michael is a notable player for the team.


Planning a vacation to Darnum in Australia? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. Darnum is located at a short trip away from Melbourne a major city in Australia. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Melbourne for its bountiful attractions like Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Melbourne Zoo, Bourke Street And Melbourne Central on your trip to Darnum. A vacation to Darnum can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Darnum*

  • Living in Darnum - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 92.63 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Darnum

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Darnum

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.05 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 48.22 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 115.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.06 USD

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