Move to Donald

Donald affords a truly rural lifestyle half way between Melbourne and Mildura.

It boasts a small but vibrant community where the “Welcome Mat” is always out, a safe environment to raise a family, affordable housing and services that will enhance your way of life.

With easy access to large regional centres like Horsham, Bendigo and Ballarat, and an easy drive to the Murray River, it’s worth considering a move to Donald to experience the best that small rural communities have to offer.

Donald has an amazing array of places to stay and eat as well as places to see while you’re here. Stay for a night or 7, or why not come and see whether you would like to move to our town.

Donald offers a variety of local businesses that will suit the needs of locals and visitors alike. Our National brand supermarket is open 7 days a week. We also have the convenience of 24 hour fuel supplies.

With a variety of specialty shops, that includes women’s and men’s clothing so you can look your best all year round and for the DIY enthusiast Donald has a well stocked hardware store and a plant and soil nursery that caters for all your home and garden needs. Banking facilities and ATMs make it easy to conduct your personal and business banking during normal business hours. Car and mechanical services and a national car dealership cater for all your motoring needs.

For the ladies wanting to spruce up and feel their best, our hairdressers and beauticians are experienced and friendly, with country prices to match.

With white goods and computer outlets in the main street, it’s easy to access the latest in technology or household appliances.

Donald does provide businesses that are responsive and local, all readily able to service your needs all year round. A comprehensive prospectus has been created with assistance on relocating & retiring in Donald.

Download the Donald Prospectus below for all the detailed information.

Real Estate Agents

Landmark Harcourts Donald

37A Woods Street, Donald
P: (03) 5497 1177
F: (03) 5497 1072

North West Real Estate

53 – 55 Scott Street, Warracknabeal
P: (03) 5398 2219
F: (03) 5398 2339


Donald Family Services Centre

8 – 10 Houston Street Donald
P: (03) 54971465
PO Box 145, Donald Vic 3480

Local Schools

Donald High School

4-16 Camp Street, Donald
P: (03) 5497 1775

Donald Primary School

Walker Street, Donald
P: (03) 5497 1581

St Mays Primary School

134 Woods Street, Donald
P: (03) 5497 1116

Health Services

Donald Family Clinic

Medical Centre

7 McCracken Avenue, Donald
P: (03) 5497 1100
F: (03) 5497 1100

East Wimmera Health Service


Aitken Avenue, Donald
P: (03) 5497 8620

Johnson Goodwin Memorial Homes

Aged Care and Residential Low Care Facility

22 Camp Street, Donald
P: (03) 5497 1304
F: (03) 5497 1769

Donald Pharmacy


62 Woods Street, Donald
P: (03)5497 1240