Goulburn Mulwaree: country life, city heartbeat
Be enticed by the country charm of Australia’s first inland City. Perfectly positioned just two hours from Sydney, an hour from Canberra and one and a half hours from the coast, Goulburn offers a world rich in heritage, culture, natural beauty and adventure is ready to be explored.
Embrace relaxed country living, with city benefits. This region presents a unique and balanced lifestyle opportunity to enjoy stunning rural landscapes, heritage architecture, and plenty of fresh air, without sacrificing urban delights such as contemporary art, modern boutique shopping, and relaxed casual dining.
The Goulburn commercial centre of Auburn St
With quality and affordable housing, remarkable attractions and regular events, as well as excellent schooling, infrastructure and healthcare, Goulburn is the perfect place for your tree change.
Location, location, location
A major regional centre in the Southern Inland of New South Wales, Goulburn is centrally located at the heart of Australia’s busiest road corridor between Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne. Excellent road and rail links exist between the three capital cities, as do connections to other major centres in Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia.
A railway bridge in Goulburn
Goulburn Mulwaree’s Gross Regional Product is estimated at $1.54 billion, which represents 0.25% of the state’s Gross State Product. Health Care and Social Assistance is the largest sector in terms of employment. The fastest growing industry sectors in the region include Construction, Administrative & Support Services and Mining.
Agriculture has played a major role throughout Goulburn’s history and is still a major industry in today’s economy, generating $133.58 million of output in 2018/2019. Goulburn Mulwaree’s land area of over 3,200 square kilometres is largely used for agriculture, particularly particular sheep grazing, with some cattle grazing and boutique industries.
Goulburn’s water supply is drawn from Pejar and Sooley dams, and Rossi Weir, in addition to the Highlands Source pipeline. This 80 km pipeline brings water to Goulburn from the Wingecarribee Reservoir and secures our water supply well into the future.
Goulburn Historic Waterworks, on the banks of the Wollondilly River
Major townships: The Goulburn Mulwaree Local Government Area includes the villages of Bungonia, Marulan, Lake Bathurst, Tallong, Towrang, Tarago and Windellama.
Population: The city of Goulburn has a population of approximately 24,026, while the surrounding region is home to approximately 10,406 people. Goulburn’s population has been increasing steadily, and is forecast to continue.
Altitude: 702 m above sea level
Climate: Goulburn’s climate is described by the Bureau of Meteorology as Temperate. Summers are mild to warm (11.6 °C – 26.7 °C). Winters are cool to cold (2.1 °C – 12.3 °C).
Rainfall: Goulburn receives an average of 665.8 mm of rain annually, with most rainfall occurring from November to January.
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In the mean time, check out some of our favourite properties for sale in the area below!
Author: Steven Redman is the Media and Marketing Officer for Goulburn Mulwaree Council.
Perfectly positioned renovated property overlooking the Wollondilly River. Three bedroom house with surrounding decking to enjoy the magnificent rural landscape. Move in with nothing to do and start your new lifestyle today off the grid.
- 33.77 hectares of native bushland and some pasture areas
- Spacious kitchen with huge island, wood and large modern gas ovens
- State of the art solar system with battery support
- Covered outside bbq area next to kitchen
- Quality internal blinds and pelmets, outside awnings and external shutters
- Ample storage cupboards in kitchen and hallway
- Walk-in wardrobe in main bedroom
- Separate wing for teenager/guests or a b&b option
- 83,200 ltr water capacity (4 tanks) plus extra one for fire brigade use
- Brand new septic tank
- 6 dams
- Access to river
- Established gardens, vegetable garden and chicken coop
- 2 double garages with remote control and
- 2 slow combustion heaters and 2 air conditioning units.
Place this property on your priority list to inspect as it will not disappoint.It has all the benefits of country living with hobby farming and river lifestyle pursuits.
Contact Garry Hall on 0425301644 or John Connell on 0468 919 380 to arrange your inspection.
This property has enormous commercial potential featuring a 50 megalitre water licence with a fully automatic irrigation system.
* 4 bedroom tri-level brick/tiled roof homestead with spacious living areas, new kitchen, 3 bathrooms, Italian marble and slate flooring throughout
* Approx 102 acres fenced into 9 paddocks, 9 dams (Golden perch), pasture improved ideal grazing land only minutes from Goulburn
* Approx 16 acres of orchard gardens (800 cherry trees, 300 van, 300 lapins, 200 stella, apple, apricot, peach, nectarine and fig, 1200 blueberry trees -5 varieties, approx 5 acres previously sewn to purple garlic, Japanese radish and strawberries) all of which are automatically irrigated from the 50 meg water licence.
* 3 separate large sheds with approx 130 solar panels,31KW system with 7 inverters.
* Cattle yards
* Sealed driveway right to the front door
This established property so close to town offers an ideal lifestyle and income.
Properties of this calibre with close location to Goulburn rarely come to the market. 60 acres of cleared pasture with a wonderful Solar passive home and very impressive infrastructure make this property an absolute must to inspect.
# 24.44 hectares or 60.39 acres with 2 dams
# Master built Solar passive home ( warm in winter, cool in summer )
# 3 bedrooms with built in robes
# Master bedroom with ensuite and walk in robe
# Open plan and light filled lounge, dining and kitchen flows out to outside entertaining area
# Ultra modern kitchen with stone benchtops and latest appliances
# Quality bathrooms with underfloor heating and spa
# Separate living/games/media room
# Nicely grassed entertaining courtyard reaching across to separate man cave/games room
# 6 car garage plus carport and workshop with power
# Additional guest accommodation or teenage retreat
# New very large shed housing ultralight plane and vehicles
# 77200 thousand litre water tanks
# Pest and building reports available on request
This lovely property should tick all the boxes as it provides superb quality living with a farming lifestyle.Arrange your inspection today by calling Garry Hall on 0425 301 644.
The ideal place for lovers of peace is this almost 3 acre property with a solid & spacious family home and a shed to die for!
Having distant views, this natural bush haven is perfect for an extended family or home industry having substantial shedding with separate work rooms. There is also an office, power, water, amenities, phone and r/c air conditioning.
The extensive home features polished timber floors to the living areas & new kitchen with stainless steel appliances and large pantry. The formal and informal areas plus the bedrooms all have a pleasant bush outlook, with the master suite being of significant proportions and filled with sunshine from the northerly aspect.
Warmed by r/c and slow combustion fire there is also an alfresco dining area, 100,000 litre water tank, firefighting tanks plus a woodshed/carport.
Tallong Park is a unique residential estate next to the Tallong township in the Southern Highlands of NSW, 2 hours south of Sydney and about 1 hour 30 north east of Canberra. The estate has 171 large residential blocks from 1.2 to 4 hectares (3 to 10 acres) that offers a comfortable rural lifestyle with great facilities that blend harmoniously with a peaceful bushland environment.
Phone today for a private inspection.