Goodwin Village is situated in the attractive rural town of Donald, which is part of the Buloke Shire. The town is approximately 300 kilometres north west of Melbourne, midway between Victoria’s capital and Mildura. Donald is relatively close to some major regional centres and is well connected to these centres by bus services, including Horsham (98 kms), Bendigo (158 kms) and Ballarat (175 kms). The town has a population of 1,800 people and is located on the Richardson River. A feature of the Goodwin Village site is that it located beside the river. The Village site is approximately 4 hectares in area, and yet is located only 400 metres from the main shopping centre of the town.