Casterton, known as the birthplace of the kelpie, is now home to the newly built, all purpose Australian Kelpie Centre... read more.
139 Henty Street, Portland Visitor Information Centre Casterton, VIC, 3311
Casterton, known as the birthplace of the kelpie, is now home to the newly built, all purpose Australian Kelpie Centre. The Henty Street facility, situated in the heart of the Kelpie Trail, includes a Visitor Information Centre, meeting spaces, amenities and an interpretative display showcasing the history of the Kelpie working dog.
Social Stories can be used with individuals with Autism to exchange information that is personalised and illustrated. Social Stories are short, simple and have defined criteria to make them ‘Social Stories’.
Social Stories are helpful to describe events, activities, social norms and managing expectations to people with Autism.
Council has created Social Stories for some frequently visited venues across the Shire. All Councils Social Stories can be self edited to suit the needs of each individual if needed. The Australian Kelpie Centre has a Social Story that can be found here.
- Visitor Information Centre National Accreditation
- Visitor Information Centre
- Coach Parking
- Enquiry Desk
- Family Friendly
- Interpretive Centre
- Picnic Area
- Public Toilet
- Free Wifi