In the heart of the Mallee

Ouyen is a small town located in the Mallee, surrounded by beautiful national parks and Ouyen Lake. Most known for its contribution to the agricultural industry in growing wheat, barley and oats, sheep grazing and lamb production, Ouyen is one of the largest livestock exchanges in Victoria.

There is a very strong community culture and the local clubs are the heart of the town. The local football and netball club, lawn bowls, tennis club, golf course and swimming pool all contribute to this strong sense of community.

Everything you need in a small town can be found here, local boutiques and shopping, movie theatre, supermarket, local restaurants and bars, bakery plus local services such as Ambulance, Police, SES, CFA, health services and education facilities.

There are multiple surrounding national parks that provide the opportunity to go camping, bushwalking, 4 wheel driving, lookouts and picnic areas.

Ouyen Lake is the local man-made recreational lake which is home to many activities such as fishing, skiing, paddleboarding and kayaking plus many more water activities.

Ouyen attractions – Travel Victoria: accommodation & visitor guide