Get on your high horse in Mansfield, home of Victoria's traditional cattlemen and adventure sports haven, before dismounting to indulge in fine local wines.
Follow the trails of cattlemen driving their herds to surrounding mountain pastures and enjoy spectacular views from Craig's Hut and Power's Lookout. Gallop from the summit of nearby Mount Buller to relive moments from The Man from Snowy River.
Base yourself in Mansfield for all-season adrenaline kicks, including mountain biking, rock climbing, and four-wheel driving. Bushwalk across plains of wildflowers, cast a line into the Howqua and Delatite rivers or try canoeing and white water rafting.
Fine food and wine
There's more to Mansfield than nearby cattle huts and wineries. With a choice selection of cafes and fine dining opportunities on offer, settle in and discover the local culinary scene for yourself.
Savour the effect of altitude on regional vineyards, producing rich, weighty chardonnay, crisp Riesling and superb sparkling wine. Venture into the King Valley for unforgettable food and wine experiences.
A slower pace
Slow things down with a day on the greens and fairways of the picturesque Mansfield Golf Course, complete with al fresco dining, children's play area and views of the Victorian Alps.
Things to do
Discover the influence of altitude on the region's vineyards, with wineries beside snowfields producing rich, weighty chardonnay and crisp Riesling.
Make your way across the High Country on a mountain bike and conquer the notorious 'Dirty Dozen' collection of the best local mountain bike trails.
Ride, walk or cycle your way up to the historic huts built by the courageous and skilled cattlemen who roamed the High Country.