Enjoy breathtaking scenery and a rich history in the Snowy River National Park with Gippsland High Country Tours. The local guide will share a wealth of knowledge of the mountains, the wildlife and great stories from a past era.
Bring sturdy walking shoes for short walks to gorge and waterfall lookouts and a camera to capture images of the wonderful rugged scenery.
Included is morning and afternoon tea plus a picnic lunch beside the Snowy River.
This is a full day departing Bruthen at 8.30am and returning at approximately 6pm. Travel is in a four wheel drive for a small group or a minibus for larger groups, maximum of 10 people.
Price & booking
Cancellation and booking policy
Deposit required to confirm booking. Balance due 30 days prior to departure. Cancellation and booking conditions as per booking form.
Days of operation
On request depending on numbers
Departure details: 01/07/13 - 01/09/13
Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat/Sun: 8:30am - 6:00pm
Tour starting location
Bruthen Information Centre
Snowy River National Park
- Off Road Driving
- Animal Viewing
Escape from the pressures of your everyday life and experience the serenity and solitude of the High Country and East Gippsland on a range of Eco-tours and walks with Gippsland High Country Tours.
Gaze over a sea of mountains, breathe in the clear mountain air and touch the smooth trunks of the snow-gums. Experience deserted beaches or ancient forests.
Relax and take time to smell the fragrant bush scents and listen to the bird calls amidst the tranquillity of the forest.
Wander along fern-lined tracks beneath towering eucalypts or across alpine grasslands with wildflowers at your feet.
Take your time, appreciate the beauty and listen as your guide explains the interaction of plants and animals who call the High Country home. Wildlife sightings are common and leisurely pace allows time for bird watching.
Join a small friendly group of nature lovers led by experienced local guides keen to share their love and knowledge of the High Country with you. Magnificent scenery, rich history and diverse flora and fauna.
Your guides know too that you need a balance of activity and relaxation time, so as well as structured activities and walking, each departure allows time to relax and enjoy nature and the unique environments you visit. Enjoy solitude, peace and tranquillity and return home truly refreshed.
Regular departures offer choices of easy Ecotours with short walks, Walking Ecotours with moderate day walks, and sometimes challenging bushwalks exploring wilderness areas for serious adventurers. Choose accommodation or camping.
Special departures include participation in wildlife research projects, offering a chance to contribute to conservation of threatened species.
Destinations include Alpine National Park, Errinundra National Park, Snowy River National Park, Croajingolong National Park and Mitchell River National Park.
Contact us for more details on the current program or visit the website as listed above.
The full program is available on the website or by contacting Gippsland High Country Tours for further information. A full day by day itinerary is available for every departure. Most departures connect with rail or coach services from Melbourne to make joining arrangments easy if you would prefer to leave your car at home.
Other tours by this operator
- The Ecotourism Association of Australia
- Tourism Alliance Victoria
Tour operator is licensed to conduct tours on public land