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Gold Mining and Cattlemen Day Tour

0417 579 391

Tour operated by:

Australis 4WD Adventures

On this Gold Mining and Cattlemen Day Tour, start the day with morning tea at the charming country cafe, The Emporium. Your small tour group will then travel in a four wheel drive through the Howqua Hills, to enter back in time to the world of the gold miners.

Enjoy a walk along the Howqua River as you visit the old remaining gold mine sites. You will see the historic site of the Howqua Township, which was once busy with trade.

If you are feeling hungry, don’t fret, you'll also enjoy a picnic lunch at the historic Frys Hut - where you will explore the story of famous bushman Fred Fry.

Relax after the tour with a wine tasting, the finest regional produce and sunset views at a regional winery.

Price & booking


$180.00 - $200.00

Melbourne CBD pick up and drop off. Also, offering a Mansfield pick up and drop off

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Days of operation:
  • Departure details: 11/01/18

    Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat/Sun: 08:00am - 07:00pm

Tour highlights:
  • Goldmining

Tour operator

A slower paced and relaxed tour, spend a day with Australia 4WD Adventures admiring panoramic views as you travel in the comfort of a four-wheel drive with a small tour group to visit the beautiful countryside.

Visit the icons of the High Country: Craig’s Hut - once only seen by cattlemen and horsemen, Mt Stirling to see the impressive 360 degree views across to nearby Mount Buller, as well as the other mountains that make up the High Country.

The perfect background for a great photo.

Track the life of Australian legend Ned Kelly, as you travel to Glenrowan to view an educational and entertaining production about the history of the Kelly Gang.

Finish the tour with a wine tasting, the finest regional produce and sunset views at a regional winery. What a way to complete a fabulous country day.

Pick up is from all Melbourne CBD Hotels.

Pick up is also from the Mansfield Information Centre.