• Just off the Hume Highway, Gunning is a perfect place to spend the weekend. An hour's drive north of Canberra, the quiet country town, is a great getaway, located between Sydney and Melbourne. In 1824, Hume and Hovell pioneered the famous route, Gunning to Port Phillip Bay, Melbourne; follow their route on the Hume and Hovell Walking Track. In 1840, the Whitton Gang shot dead Hamilton Hume's brother John;his grave is in the Gunning Cemetery, and his story is engraved on top. Wander around historic stone buildings (circa 1800s), such as Pye Cottage. Enjoy the town's shops, cafe's and local

  • Picturehouse Art Gallery
    Picturehouse Art Gallery

    Actor/Artist Max Cullen and artist Margarita Georgiadis have occupied The Coronation Theatre (circa 1937) in

  • Pye Cottage
    Pye Cottage

    Pye Cottage is an original slab hut donated to the Gunning Historical Society by the

  • Telegraph Hotel
    Telegraph Hotel

    The Telegraph Hotel provides pub style accommodation in the beautiful historic township of Gunning. Gunning

  • The Old School Country Retreat
    The Old School Country Retreat

    The Old School Country Retreat in Rye Park, one of Boorowa's villages, offers delicious breakfasts,

  • Barbour Park Rest Area
    Barbour Park Rest Area

    Barbour Park is ideally situated in the township of Gunning next to the picturesque Meadow

  • Frankfield Guest House
    Frankfield Guest House

    Frankfield Guest House is a historic bed and breakfast guest house located in Gunning close

  • Gunning Motel
    Gunning Motel

    Escape from the pressures of your long days travel and relax in the well-appointed and

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