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Seymour is a historic railway township in Mitchell Shire in the state of Victoria, Australia and is located 104km north of Melbourne. At the, Seymour had a population of 6,327. The township services the surrounding agricultural industries (primarily equine, cattle, sheep and wine) as well as the nearby military base of Puckapunyal (population 1,176), which is an important training centre for the Australian Army. Other important sectors of employment in Seymour include retail, light engineering, agricultural services support, medical services, and education.HistoryThe Taungurung people are the traditional owners and inhabitants of the area Seymour now occupies. Specifically it is the land of the Buthera Balug clan who occupied the area when Europeans first settled the region in the early 1800s. In 1824, Hume and Hovell on their return from Port Phillip, camped by the Goulburn River not far upstream of Seymour. In 1836 Major Mitchell crossed the Goulburn at Mitchellstown and soon afterwards overlanders and other early settlers began to use this crossing place on the Melbourne-Sydney route . The mail service between Melbourne and Sydney had been operating for just a year when it was found that a better route was available using the "New Crossing Place".Plan your tour of Seymour and Australia travel itinerary using our Australia visit planner.
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