The friendly village of Geraldine is in the heart of a prosperous farming area. The local people are mostly involved with sheep, cattle, deer, dairy cows, cropping and fruit growing, but the area is also known for its population of artists and crafts people. You can learn about the early history of the town at the Geraldine Historical Society Museum. The town also has a highly regarded vintage car and machinery museum. Another way to appreciate Geraldine is to walk the Historic Town Trail. Just beyond the town, you can visit gardens and artists’ studios. Sporting pursuits include skiing, white water rafting, golf and fishing. Functional facts: Approx. population 2300, information centre, good range of shops and services.