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Local attractions and activities

There is so much to do in the City of Whittlesea, whether you're a local or just visiting.

Discover every part of the City of Whittlesea

To find out accommodation and dining options, local attractions, markets and where to buy delicious fresh produce, visit our Explore Whittlesea website.

Whittlesea Visitor Information Centre

Get driving directions, local maps, event information and transport timetables from the Whittlesea Information Centre, located at the historical old Whittlesea Courthouse.

The centre is operated by a dedicated team of friendly and enthusiastic volunteers.

Corner Beech and Church Streets
P: 9716 1866
Hours: Monday to Sunday, 9am - 5pm

Ziebell's Farmhouse and Gardens

Visit the historic Ziebell's farm, barn and gardens in Thomastown.

Built between 1851 and 1856, the building and beautifully maintained gardens provide a rich insight into the history of the region.

Ziebell's received Museum's Australia (Victoria) accreditation in 2018.

Located in the Westagarthtown heritage precinct, Ziebell's is managed by the Friends of Westgarthtown.

Location: 100 Gardenia Road, Thomastown

Admission: $3 for adults and 50c for children

Open hours: Sundays 11.30am to 3pm, Tuesdays 11.30am to 2pm (closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Eve and Good Friday).

Read more online or call 9217 2170 for more information. For tour enquiries call 0418 552 557.