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Seymour has a population of approximately 6,360 (Census SA2 2011, ABS) and is in the Mitchell Shire area.

Find out more about living and working in Seymour on the Good Move website.

Key industries and employers

Government administration and defence




Map of Victoria indicating the location of Seymour
A man working on a computer

Finding a job in Seymour

About Seymour

A family sit at a picnic table by a lake near Seymour

Average temperatures

Season Average maximum Average minimum
Summer 29.3°C 12.9°C
Winter 12.6°C 2.9°C

Average travel time to Melbourne (96km)

Transport Time
Car 1 hr 15 mins
1 hr 15 mins

Housing costs

Median cost
Purchase Rental per week
House $225,000
(Sept 2015)
(June 2015)
(LGA Mitchell Jan 2015)
(June 2015)

Source: Purchase prices - Rental prices - Department of Health & Human Services Rental Report

To find a local real estate agent, visit the REIV agent directory

For information about local hotels, motels and caravan parks, contact Mitchell Shire's Visitor Information Centres

Cultural groups

Migrants from Languages spoken
England (2.0%) Italian (1.0%)
China (1.0%) Mandarin (0.6%)
Italy (0.8%) Cantonese (0.3%)
New Zealand (0.7%) Greek (0.3%)
Netherlands (0.6%) German (0.2%)
Source: Census SA2 2011, ABS


Schools Health care
4 primary schools
Seymour Health
3 secondary schools

1 TAFE campus

Find a school at the Department of Education and Early Childhood development website or find out more about education and childcare in Victoria. Visit the Victorian Better Health Channel's health services directory for more health care information and services.

Sport and recreation

For more information about sport and recreation in Seymour, please visit the Community Services section of the Mitchell Shire website

Places of worship

For more information about where you can practice your faith, visit your religion's Australian website. Select 'pages from Australia' if searching for your religion in Google

Seymour attractions

  • See historic steam and diesel locomotives and carriages at the Seymour Railway Heritage Preservation Centre
  • Take a walk along the Goulburn River
  • Visit the many local parks, galleries, restaurants and wineries
  • Alternative Farming Expo (February)
  • Tastes of the Goulburn (October)