Gunbower is a town in northern Victoria, Australia. The town is located in the Shire of Campaspe, 272 kilometres (169 mi) north of the state capital, Melbourne on the banks of . At the 2016 census, Gunbower had a population of 551.[1]

Gunbower Post Office opened on 8 March 1876.[2]

Gunbower has a horse racing club, the Gunbower Racing Club, which holds the Gunbower Cup meeting in October (the only meeting for the year).[3]


  1. ^ a b "2016 Census QuickStats Gunbower". Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 13 October 2018.
  2. ^ Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 11 April 2008
  3. ^ Country Racing Victoria, Gunbower Racing Club, archived from the original on 23 July 2008, retrieved 7 May 2009