Newbridge is a hamlet situated about 170 kilometres north west of Melbourne and is situated across the Loddon River. Newbridge is only 45 kilometres west of Bendigo.
At the picturesque and historic town of Newbridge, on the banks of the Loddon, you can camp, walk, cycle and canoe. Fish for your supper in the river, replenish at the Newbridge pub or grab a homemade rump steak pie from Beryl and Darryl at the Newbridge Historic General Store. Further along is historic Moliagul, were the Welcome Stranger nugget was found in 1869 and many years later, the founder of the Royal Flying Doctor Service, John Flynn, was born.