Rainbow is a town with a big heart and a relaxed lifestyle. Located approximately 400km North West of Melbourne, the town’s proximity offers superb educational, recreational, medical and aged care facilities. The unique wilderness areas nearby are ideally suited to outdoor pursuits.
Visitors are welcomed by the vibrant main street and its unique gardens. If you stay a little longer you will soon discover how much more Rainbow has to offer. Historic buildings are found alongside state-of-the-art education and health care facilities, and our shopping strip is sure to surprise.
Sit back and relax in the central garden strip of the main street. Visit the spectacular murals that have been hand painted by the citizens of Rainbow.
Rainbow is the closest town to the stunning Albacutya Silo Art, part of the world renowned Silo Art Trail, situated just 9km north of town.
Rainbow is also the perfect base to explore the beautiful Wyperfield National Park as well as nearby Lake Albacutya.
A great base to explore from, Rainbow has your accommodation ready and waiting:
Lake Albacutya Park
Various camp sites
Rainbow Caravan Park
You should be able to find anything you need from the Rainbow shops. Camping and Fishing supplies can be obtained at Shillings Service Centre and Ismay's Hardware. Retail Therapy options include Book Shops, Mallee Magic for the crafty and more. Every day needs are met with pharmacy, supermarket, post office, bakery and butchery.
Rainbow Newsagency and General Store
Rainbow’s IGA supermarket and Pascoes General Store provide all the supplies you will need before camping or heading out for the day.