Explore Beechworth and discover one of Australia’s finest historic gold mining towns. Beechworth is a foodies dream with a range of eateries from the two-hatted Provenance restaurant to cosy bistros and funky cafes. It’s not just food, an emerging wine scene showcases a range of stunning wines that sit proudly beside those from the best regions of Australia and the world. And no visit to Beechworth is complete without a trip to the Bridge Road Brewery and a tasting paddle of their award winning hand-crafted beers.
Delve into the gold rush history and the Ned Kelly story at the Burke Museum, Beechworth Courthouse and Ned Kelly Vault or take a tour through the old Beechworth Gaol.
Cycle the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail, Beechworth Mountain Bike Park or even take on the locals on one of the hill climbs around town.
Wander, relax and re-connect amongst elms and oaks, heritage architecture, enjoy the boutique shopping and relax in a range of accommodation options. A thriving events calendar offers something for everyone.
Beechworth is surrounded by charming towns and villages all rich in history, authentic food and wine experiences, arts, cycling opportunities, nature and outdoor adventure. Rutherglen is one of Victoria’s ultimate wine and food destinations, boasting over 20 award-winning wineries, outstanding restaurants and cafes, and world-class local produce. Wander the stunning streets of Yackandandah and discover unique artworks, crafts, music and antiques in the eclectic mix of galleries, shops and studios. Chiltern is great for exploring with its historic buildings, antique stores and mining heritage. The quaint village of Stanley is home to amazing produce. Apples, cherries and all kinds of berries abound in season.