Experience real alpine village life in Mount Beauty, which lives up to its name from its prime location at the foot of Mount Bogong, Victoria's highest mountain.
Farm gates and wineries
Harvest the bounty of the fertile Kiewa Valley, stocking up on fresh produce from welcoming farm gates.
Combine premium sparkling wines with a gourmet lunch in stunning surrounds at Annapurna Wines or gobble up French fare and pinot noir at Bogong Estate.
Prepare for adventure
Fill your lungs with clear alpine air and hike through the stunning Alpine National Park, ride a mountain bike on one of hundreds of tracks, explore the High Plains on horseback, and enjoy tranquil fishing in the Kiewa River.
Bring your skis and boards in winter to conquer the runs at nearby Falls Creek, staying in the village's luxury alternatives to on-mountain accommodation.
Take in the magnificent views of Mount Bogong and the Mount Beauty village from Tawonga Gap, and see amazing scenery on the 230-kilometre Bogong Alpine Way (part of the Great Alpine Road), looping through Bright, Mount Beauty, Falls Creek and over Mount Hotham.
Things to do
Take up the challenge to cycle up the High Country's highest peaks or simply enjoy meandering rides between regional wineries and gourmet producers.
Gallop through stunning alpine scenery on trails traversed by Victoria's pioneering mountain cattlemen and The Man From Snowy River.
From shiraz to sauvignon vert, discover more than 30 different grape varieties at picturesque wineries in the Alpine Valleys wine region.
Ride, walk or cycle your way up to the historic huts built by the courageous and skilled cattlemen who roamed the High Country.