Our Double rooms have queen size beds, direct dial telephones, internet access, video movies, swimming pool, bar, restaurant nearby and non-smoking rooms are available. The property has a BBQ area, playground and guest laundry.
The Wattle Motel is a friendly, quiet, family operated business, located on the Old Hume Highway in the historic town of Seymour, just an hour's drive north of Melbourne.
Our comfortable rooms are ideal for business travellers, families and visitors to seeking accommodation nearby Puckapunyal Army base.
Wattle Motel is located close to the Goulburn River as it winds its way through the Scenic Heritage Listed Trawool Valley. The Winery Trail begins here for a scenic tour of historic sites and fine wineries of the Seymour and Nagambie Lakes Wine Region.
The Wattle Motel is a friendly, quiet, family operated business, located on the Old Hume Highway, Seymour. We offer 15 ground floor rooms including doubles, twins and family rooms. Our family rooms have cooking facilities. The property has a swimming pool, BBQ area, playground and guest laundry. Seymour is approximately one hour from Melbourne via the Hume Highway.
We are situated on the banks of the Goulburn River where you can now enjoy the newly constructed multi purpose walking trail. The boardwalk is fantastic for nature walks, with the opportunity to see kangaroos, wallabies and koalas amongst native bird life and other fauna and flora. The river itself is popular for fishing and boating. It is also a living canvas, the subject of many an avid photographer and painter.
Things to See and Do in Seymour Victoria
Seymour Victoria is a service centre for the nearby Puckapunyal army training grounds and the Puckapunyal Tank Museum. The town is also home to the Seymour Railway Heritage Centre. The Seymour Locomotive Museum is Victoria's leading rail heritage preservation centre where you can see historic carriages, steam and diesel locomotives. The Seymour Old Gaol is also a museum of note, and well worth a visit.
As a cultural destination, Seymour is well regarded. It is home to Central Victoria's premier Fine Art Gallery established in 1992. The C1872 multi roomed historic Old Post Office Seymour, is a restaurant and gallery. It holds regular major exhibitions of Australian internationally recognised artists, including painting, sculpture and jewellery. Exhibitions change periodically.
Experience the finest food and wine from one of Victoria's best kept secrets. Tastes of the Goulburn, celebrates many of Seymour's Goulburn River and Ranges wonderful attributes. This festival is a showcase of regional produce, gourmet foods, wines, music and entertainment. This exhibition and sale of local produce is held annually during October at the Railway station and its surrounds.
The region is blessed with some wonderful wineries. Chateau Tahbilk, Plunketts and Mitchelton Wineries are approximately a 15 minute drive from our property.
During the winter months, the snow fields of Lake Mountain and Mt Buller attract skiers to the town on their way to and from the mountains.
The Seymour district also has a close association with the horse racing industry. We are a short distance to prominent horse studs, Swettenham, Chatswood, Darley, Independent Stallions and Newlands. The Seymour Cup is held in October. It is a popular meeting for Christmas parties in private marquees or picnics on the beautiful lawn areas.Other points of interest include the Seymour Alternative Farming Expo held in February and the Seymour Show held early annually in October. There is also Go Kart Racing with great track facilities, Motocross racing and rowing at the Nagambie Rowing Centre on Lake Nagambie.