About Barham:

Barham is a small country town nestled on the banks of the Mighty Murray River, and is home to the Majestic Redgum Forests. Great fishing (five inland rivers) and clear blue skies.

It is part of the Golden Rivers Country.

Barham is located on the Murray River, between Echuca & Swan Hill, and just one hours drive from Echuca. Click here for a detailed Regional map.


Barham/Koondrook offers the visitor a modern commercial / shopping centre, wide range of accommodation and quality sporting facilities.

Golfers will enjoy the challenge of Barhams par 73 championship golf course located at Golf & Country club complex which also features 14 lawn Tennis courts. Located only 2 kms from apartments.

Bowlers are well catered for with 5 greens in the town. 3 of which are set on the banks of the Murray River and 2 at the Golf & Country Club. Barham is home to the Annual Victorian State triple Championships.

While in Barham/Koondrook visit the Lakes Complex which offers relaxing walks and BBQ facilities, or purchase fresh citrus produce from Border Packers.

Allow time to tour the Arbuthnot Sawmill to view the redgum milling process. In Koondrook visitors should also take time to view the redgum sculptures located along the Murray River Walks in both Barham and Koondrook.

Visit the Barham Hotel for fine wines with bar / resturaunt and balcony dining plus a great beer garden, and while in town don't miss out on calling into the Barham Bakery or Riverside Café for a great cup of Amanti coffee.

Visitors are well catered for by a diverse range of dining options / restaurants to choose from and two great Clubs - CluBarham right in the centre of town and Barham Golf Country Club.


Barham Hotel (left) and CluBarham (right)

Fact: Barham has more sunlight hours than the "Gold Coast"

Fact: It only takes one tank of Fuel in an average size vehicle to travel up to Barham and return to Melbourne.