Tucked in between the Newell and Sturt Highways, Coolamon is a delightful small town in the Eastern Riverina. Founded in 1881, it is known for its antiques, museums and its rural Australian character. The district is home to many heritage buildings, museums, antique stores and arts and crafts and is described as the "Heart of Rural Heritage". Charming streetscapes, well preserved architecture, beautiful open spaces and a relaxed country atmosphere oozes from every town and village in Coolamon Shire. Step back in time as you explore each town and its main street and discover some hidden treasures along the way. Relax and unwind as you take in each town and village at your own pace, and escape the hustle and bustle of the city. Get back to nature and take one of the many nature walks available and enjoy the peace and quiet.