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Top 10 places to visit in Kyneton

Kyneton is a place to rejuvenate, learn new skills and enjoy gourmet local produce.

rutherglen winery walkabout - photo by georgie james

Eat, Stay, Play: Rutherglen

Located between Yarrawonga and Wodonga, just 10 kilometres from the Murray River and the small state border town of Wahgunyah, Rutherglen combines historical charm with a burgeoning food and wine scene.

Cycling the High Country

10 reasons to visit the High Country

From waterways to wineries, cycling to ballooning, the High Country is ready to welcome visitors this summer – whether looking to indulge in local produce or get active in nature’s gym. Here are the top 10 reasons to visit.

Fancy Butter at the new King Valley Dairy

Life is butter dream at King Valley Dairy

The new King Valley Diary in the High Country will offer a restaurant, museum and tastings of their famous artisan cultured butter.

Photographer: James Lauritz

Eat. Stay. Play. Avoca

Within an easy drive of both the Grampians and Goldfields regions, at the foot of the boutique Pyrenees Wine Region lies Avoca – a hidden gem full of old world charm.

At the Heads, Barwon Heads

Eat. Stay. Play. Barwon Heads

Less than an hour and a half from Melbourne, Barwon Heads has long been a popular family holiday destination and year round there are many reasons to visit, with gourmet food and wine options, cosy accommodation and plenty of activities to choose from.

Sutton Grange

Eat. Stay. Play. Castlemaine.

Historic Castlemaine is a bustling town renowned for its eclectic arts scene, rich gold rush history, and growing reputation as a fine food destination.

Otway National Park. Image by Michael Raynor

Eat. Stay. Play. Otways

With great food options and accommodation that ranges from camping pods to boutique guesthouses, the Otways provides a stunning natural getaway experience for all.

Hide and Seek Winery

Eat. Stay. Play. Goulburn River Valley

Home to a host of wineries, eateries, boutique accommodation and beautiful drives, the Goulburn River Valley is an easily accessible destination to escape from city life.

Warrnambool - Right Southern Whales

Eat. Stay. Play. Warrnambool

Warrnambool will star in Roadshow Films’, Oddball, which tells the story of the successful Middle Island Maremma Project.


Eat. Stay. Play. Yarra Valley

With a spate of exciting new places to eat, stay and play, including Dame Nellie Melba’s Coombe Estate and a Greg Norman designed golf course, visitors will find many new reasons to visit the stunning Yarra Valley this spring.

Mt Beauty

Eat. Stay. Play. Mt Beauty.

Mt Beauty is the perfect base for an affordable snow adventure – whether skiing, snowboarding or playing in the snow.

Melbourne to host Australia’s Top Restaurant Awards

Australia’s Top Restaurant asks Chefs to judge each other’s food to come up with Australia’s best 500 restaurants. The Chefs have been polled and the restaurants have been counted. The top 500 list […]


Eat. Stay. Play. Walhalla

Located in the heart of Gippsland’s stunning Alpine wilderness, the historic town of Walhalla invites visitors to step back in time and enjoy the picturesque surrounds.

Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka

Eat. Stay. Play. Ballarat

Ballarat will play host to a range of events as part of the inaugural Goldfield’s Heritage Month (18 April – 31 May). There is loads on offer in this regional hub year round.

Flinders foreshore


A guide to Flinders – a pretty coastal town that is known for its genteel boutiques, gourmet food and breathtaking walks on the rugged shoreline.