Come spring time, the entire town is lifted with the brightest of yellow paddocks filled with canola as far as the eye can see. The town is a buzz all year, whether it’s during the football season where attending every home game is a given, rain, hail or shine or during harvest where you’re guaranteed to run into every farmer in the area.
You can enjoy or a meal or two at the local pub or club which is where you can meet with the locals hear all the tips and tricks for seeing the best bits of the area. The hearty meals on offer at both venues are always served with more than just a smile and will have you leaving fully satisfied.
One thing is for sure, you won’t be able to pass through Oaklands without stopping in at the Vintage Machinery Museum. Discover the old tractors, harvesters and so much more. It’ll be like stepping back in to time, when farming and providing food for families was nowhere near an early task.
Don’t just bypass or drive on through Oaklands, make it your scheduled pit stop and see why the locals love their home town.