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The Big Merino

Corner of Hume and Sowerby Streets, Goulburn, New South Wales 2580 Australia, Australia
+61 2 4822 8013
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Always stop

The Big Merino is adjacent to the petrol station where we fill up,so we always stop off and have a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
nanabronwyn
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Sydney, Australia
An Iconic Aussie Sight

The Big merino has been part of Goulburn for over 60 years and even though it has moved since i was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Koalaphil
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Albury, Australia
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“gift shop” (28 reviews)
“big sheep” (15 reviews)
“hume highway” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Corner of Hume and Sowerby Streets, Goulburn, New South Wales 2580 Australia, Australia
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+61 2 4822 8013
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Big Merino is adjacent to the petrol station where we fill up,so we always stop off and have a look when in town.It is an iconic item in Goulburn and worth a detour off the highway.

Thank nanabronwyn
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Big merino has been part of Goulburn for over 60 years and even though it has moved since i was a kid it is still something to visit and see, a bit pricey these days was free in days long ago.

Thank Koalaphil
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to stop over and stretch the legs. My daughter loved being able to climb the stairs and look our the eyes of the big merino. A great display of the history of the wool industry in Australia. The souvenir shop is also...More

Thank Hutcho72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kids will want to stop here,although as it can no longer be seen from the highway (and there are no signs on the turnoff) you need to find it. Take the second (south-most) exit to Goulburn off the freeway, and you will find it is...More

Thank Sydneytown
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love the Big Merino but always want more. Could have more interactions but a nice stop. Needs a bigger park area so people can sit and relax

Thank Kylie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the big things around australia. Compared to some others, this one is actually big. The surroundings consist of gas stations and fast-food stations. Sadly, not much else

Thank Denis A
Reviewed 11 December 2017

A lovely place to visit, with loads of history about the wool industry .Good bakery across the road, although the ram was expensive.

Thank StueyandBev
Reviewed 7 December 2017

great spot to take a rest, lots of food options & great spot for photos with a Really Big Sheep with gift shop in his belly

Thank kerby1064
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Brief Stop for Fuel and a photo with the famous ram Plenty of places for dinner in Goulburn aswell that were quite nice

Thank Matt D
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Great place to have your photo taken if you like to track all the 'big' monuments across Australia. Especially funny to take a shot of the family underneath his b..lls! Apparently you can walk up stairs and into his head....a bit creepy!

Thank NixieFae
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