Victoria High Country

Yackandandah, 3749, Victoria, Australia

Yackandandah is a town in Victoria’s High Country region about 28 kilometres south of Wodonga, and 23km by road east of Beechworth. The commercial area of the town, with its historic streetscape, is National Trust-classified. The Yackandandah Folk Festival is held in March each year. Yackandandah Links & Information Postcode: 3749 Local Council: Indigo Shire… Read More

Wodonga, 3690 (High Country), Victoria, Australia

Situated on the border of Victoria and New South Wales, and on the coasts of the Murray River, Wodonga is often paired with its interstate counterpart as one community, Albury-Wodonga. Wodonga is a popular base for a holiday as a result of its proximity to the Murray river and the nearby Lake Hume. Wodonga Accommodation… Read More

Wangaratta, 3677 (High Country), Victoria, Australia

Wangaratta, in north-eastern Victoria, is an ideal base to explore the high country, winery regions and the Murray River. Wangaratta is on the main Hume Highway/Freeway route from Melbourne to Sydney between Benalla and Wodonga. Although it is used as a holiday base, the fertile area also produces wool, wheat, tobacco, and fruits and nuts… Read More

Rutherglen, 3685 (High Country), Victoria, Australia

Rutherglen, a major town in the High Country region, is also the centre of one of the most prominent winegrowing areas in Victoria. Rutherglen is in the Indigo Shire Council area. Rutherglen Accommodation… Read More

Nagambie, 3608 (High Country), Victoria, Australia

Nagambie, on the shores of the picturesque Lake Nagambie, is on the Goulburn Valley Highway between Seymour and Shepparton. The Goulburn River, one of Victoria’s largest inland river systems, passes through Lake Nagambie and on to the historic Goulburn Weir. Skydiving is a popular activity at Nagambie. Nagambie Accommodation… Read More

Mount Beauty , 3675 (High Country), Victoria, Australia

Mount Beauty in Victoria’s High Country Region is approximately 338 kilometres north east of Melbourne, in the Upper Kiewa Valley. The town lies at the foot of Mount Bogong. Mount Beauty is a popular tourist town, just 30 kilometres from the Falls Creek ski resort and close to Mount Buffalo and Mount Hotham. The Mount… Read More

Merrijig in Victoria’s High Country, Australia

Merrijig, in Victoria’s High Country, is in the Delatite River valley. Merrijig is just 15 minutes from Mansfield and 15 minutes from the base of the Mt Buller and Mt Stirling. Popular activities include bushwalking, horse riding, four wheel driving, fishing. The High Country Region contains the Victorian Alps and their surrounding areas. The main… Read More

Mansfield , 3722 (High Country), Victoria, Australia

Mansfield is around 3 kilometres east of Lake Eildon, and is in the High Country Region. It is a popular town for tourists, as it is the nearest sizeable town to many of the ski resorts. Accommodation options range from luxury resorts, to motels, to bed and breakfast and self-catering cottages. Mansfield Accommodation… Read More

High Country , Wangaratta, Benalla, Chiltern, Rutherglen, Wodonga, Albury-Wodonga, Beechworth, Mount Beauty, Bright, Falls Creek, Mansfield, Alexandra, Victoria, Australia

High Country The High Country Region contains the Victorian Alps and their surrounding areas. The main towns in the region are Wangaratta, Benalla, Rutherglen, Wodonga, Beechworth, Mount Beauty, Bright, Falls Creek, Mansfield, Merrijig, Nagambie, Yackandandah, and Alexandra. This region is Kelly Country and you’ll find lots of museums and reminders of the bushranger. Other attractions… Read More

Falls Creek Ski Resort (High Country), Victoria, Australia

Falls Creek is a popular ski resort in Victoria’s High Country region. It is 350 kilometres from Melbourne, and 30 kilometres from Mount Beauty.

Benalla, 3672 (The High Country), Victoria, Australia

Benalla, in Victoria’s High Country, is a small city around 40 kilometres south-west of Warrangatta along the Hume Highway. Benalla is also the closest major centre to Winton Motor Raceway. Community Links: Benalla Art Gallery Local Council: Benalla Rural City Benalla Accommodation… Read More

Beechworth, 3747 (The High Country), Victoria, Australia

Beechworth Beechworth is an historic goldrush town in Victoria’s High Country region. You can turn off the Hume Highway at Chiltern to drive to Beechworth or from Wodonga, take the shorter but slower 44km route along the Beechworth-Wodonga Road. Beechworth is 35 km east of Wangaratta along the Great Alpine Road. Beechworth has many National… Read More