Country Charm Cottages are within a 15 – 20 minute walking distance of cafes, restaurants and shops and is centrally located within North East Victoria, making it a perfect choice for exploring the region.
Discover the best Beechworth has to offer, rich in gold rush history and bush ranger heritage.
Experience the Burke Museum, filled with authentic artifacts including an original Ned Kelly death mask! Named after the famous explorer,Robert O’Hara Burke, we have the pistol presented to him prior to his ill fated journey. Also we have his bible and saddle bags..
Dare to take a Ghost Tour at the former Mayday Hills Asylum on the grounds of La Trobe in Beechworth. Two for one tickets available, just ask on booking or after you arrive.
Take a guided walk led by locals who have lived in Beechworth for generations. Listen and marvel at the amazing facts on Beechworth and its colorful history. These are a must do. You’ll learn so much bout this town and it’s colorful history
Beechworth events and festivals
Opera in The Alps – mid-January
Golden Horseshoes Festival – Easter
Drive Back In Time, vintage motor vehicles – 1st May weekend
Harvest Celebration Beechworth – 3rd May weekend
Ned Kelly Weekend – An August celebration with displays and reenactments
Oktoberfest – October, celebration of locally handcrafted beer
Beechworth Celtic Festival – November. All ye of Celtic persuasion or otherwise, come and celebrate.
Murray to Mountains Rail Trail cycle adventures
Explore the North East Victoria’s lush open country by bike on the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail.
Bring your own bike or hire one from Beechworth Cycles.
Join a Culinary Adventure
Visit the Beechworth Brewery, makers of the finest handcrafted beers and ales.
The Beechworth Bakery is famous for its delicious cakes, pies and coffee. A great feed anytime, a must visit anytime in Beechworth.
Experience the best fresh, local produce and award winning wines. Meet the wine makers from Beechworth and the King Valley. Indulge in food matched with wine.
Visit the Beechworth Honey, is one of Australia’s most famous honey brands. A must visit when in Beechworth.
A must do when visiting the Milawa Region is the newly established Snow Road Produce.
You’ll find a large array of wines, food and of course coffee. Cheryl and I loved it and I’m confident you will too. Try it.
The Milawa Cheese Factory is another popular place to visit in the region, stop and try the Cheese (goes well with local wine).
Day Trips Adventures
Spend a morning exploring nearby Stanley, with apples, nuts and berries on sale in season and then visit historic Yackandandah for a light lunch and explore this delightful shopping precinct.
Drive to historic Yackandandah and on to scenic Mt Beauty via the small township of Dederang. Lunch in Bright and return home via Myrtleford, stopping for a wine tasting at on your way back to beautiful Beechworth.
Visit Chiltern and the Rutherglen Wine Region with 17 wineries open for tasting and numerous lunch time choices.
Discover the Ploughman’s Inn in Tarrawingee on your way to Wangaratta where you can enjoy a movie or a few hours shopping. Take a drive to Eldorado rich in history and continue on to the magic views of Woolshed Falls.
No matter what time of the year it is, there’s always something special to experience in Beechworth, North East Victoria.