Things To Do & Events
Local attractions and activities include river walks, cycling, hiking, bird watching, skiing in winter, canoeing, chasing waterfalls & don’t forget to check out all the amazing markets and events in our region througout the year.
Mount Hotham is one of Australia’s major ski resorts, located in the Victorian Alps of the Great Dividing Range.
Mount Hotham is perfect is summer and winter with so much to do during all seasons.
Shuttle buses run from Bright during Winter.
There is plenty of fishing you can do in our region from the banks of our river at the park to visiting Mountain Fresh Trout & Salmon Farm in Harrietville – please follow the website link to find out more about Mountain Fresh Trout & Salmon Farm.
North Eastern Victoria and the Alpine Region is one of the most popular areas for the enthisiast bird watcher. Reported sighting around the park are Maned Duck · Pacific Black Duck · Australasian Grebe · Dusky Moorhen · Masked Lapwing · Black-fronted Dotterel · Pacific Heron · White-faced Heron.
The website link Ebird has sightings in the area and the location.
Enjoy chirp chirp
A free entry all-seasons national park, Mount Buffalo has sheer cliffs, imposing granite tors, tumbling waterfalls, snow gums and stunning wildflowers.
During Summer you will enjoy all the beautiful waterfalls and hiking trails and in Winter it is perfect for the younger children and winter hikers.
Gapsted Wines is an Australian family-owned winery, located near Myrtleford in Victoria’s High Country, established in 1996.
Enjoy a wonderful afternoon sitting outside with beautiful views enjoying a lovely meal and wine tasting.
You will definitely not be disappointed if you make your way to Happy Valley Hotel.
Fantastic country atmosphere with in and outside dining. You will defintely not be disappointed. Great staff and great pub feed.
Walking distance from the park – make sure you book during busy periods.
Their menu offers the very best Pub favorites and includes a range of season dishes utilizing fresh ingredients from the region and beyond. From their famous Parma to their Punka burger you will definitely find something on the menu that you will like.
The whole family will enjoy an afternoon out at Red Stag Deer Farm with the opportunity to feed, touch and learn about deer, emus and ostriches. Restaurant is open every day and if you get the chance (if not raining) sit outside on their balcony.
The Devonshire Tea is a must.
The Nightingale family has been growing crisp, juicy apples in the Wandiligong Valley and alpine surrounds for over 60 years.
Go into their store and stock up on our family grown apples, chestnuts and persimmons, or select from our range of seasonal fruit and vegetables.
Do not leave without tasting their home made Pies!!!!