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Real Estate Agents Great Western

The best Great Western Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than industry average figures, no matter whether it is in Great Western or the area or all of VIC. We detail who these Great Western agents are in our free report.

Importantly it is the performance of the individual real estate agent rather than the agency used that matters. Vendors should only use those Great Western agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Great Western property.

While we can review agent performance right across the country, we suggest focusing on those individual real estate agents in Great Western or the 3374 postcode and immediate surrounds.

Request your free report for the individual performance details of real estate agents in Great Western and the properties they have sold over the last couple of years.

With Great Western property transactions only occurring on average every 7 years, securing the best Great Western real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

Suburb Overview

Great Western is a town in the east of the Wimmera region of Victoria, Australia. The town is located on the Western Highway, in the Shire of Northern Grampians Local Government Area, 225 kilometres north west of the state capital, Melbourne. The town has a population of 644.

The first European settlers in the Great Western area were sheep graziers in the 1840s and closer settlement began with the discovery of gold during the Victorian gold rush, the Post Office opening on 1 June 1858.. The first vineyards in the Great Western area were established by two Frenchmen who met at the gold diggings at Daylesford. Following their example, Joseph Best and his brother Henry established vineyards in 1865. Following Joseph's death in 1888, the property was purchased by Hans Irvine. Irvine imported staff from France and dedicated himself to establishing a sparkling wine of comparable quality of French champagne. In 1918, Irvine sold the winery to his friend and Australian wine pioneer, Benno Seppelt.

Today, Great Western is still producing quality sparkling wines including Seppelt Salinger at the Seppelt winery, now owned by the Foster's Group. The Seppelt cellars include over 3 kilometres of labyrinthine tunnels originally constructed by miners searching for gold and are now used to allow the sparkling wine to rest and develop. The other major vineyard in the area is the Concongella vineyard, operated by Best's Wines, producing a wide variety of wine types. Table shiraz, including some from pre- phylloxera root stocks, is also produced by wineries in the area. The development of a water recycling program transferring waste water from nearby Ararat to wineries at Great Western has allowed recent expansion of the wine industry in the area.

The horse racing club, the Wimmera Racing Club, holds the Great Western Cup meeting on Australia Day, and a rodeo is also held annually.

The town has an Australian Rules football team competing in the Horsham & District Football League.