Bust out to Beechworth Victoria
Bust out to Beechworth for High Country food, wine, coffee, shops, hotels, tours, festivals, events and adventure. Niche streetscapes of verandah roofed boutiques, edged by deep granite gutters prevail a historic 19th century ambiance. Experience the colour and beauty of a rare Historic Town with 4 seasons.
Savour a Lip Smacking Culinary Experience
Wow yourself with finger licking culinary delights, great coffee, wine, beer, cheese, and High Tea lunches. Be gobsmacked at Beechworth Sweet Company where tasting is believing! Experience a complimentary Beechworth Honey Tour and Honey Tasting. Brunch on a Beechworth Bakery pie. Relax at the Beechworth Provender Cafe with indoor and outdoor spaces including a sunny courtyard. Great spot to sip on a coffee or savour fresh local delights. The Beechworth Provender also stock a large variety of local boutique wines.
Local Restaurants – Click to book
Embark on a lazy stroll, to a night of fun, with Spanish Tapas, craft beers and local wine at the Press Room. Dine in style, at the Provenance two hatted restaurant. Head to the Ox and Hound Bistro, for French or Italian gourmet. Treat the family at the Indian Restaurant, or Chinese Village Restaurant, and BYO alcohol in return for a corkage fee. Waltz to the Brewery, for gourmet Pizza and crafted beer at Bridge Road Brewers pizzeria. Pop on your blue suede shoes, and ponder lunch and dinner menus, at the four Historical Hotels.
Meander the Historic Town and eclectic mix of boutiques. Ponder natural fibre, high fashion, jewellery, shoes, art, textiles and more. You will be dazzled by the array of specialty gifts, manchester, kitchenware and historic memorabilia.
Local Breathtaking Scenic Wonders -Click to view
Embrace a one hour walk around the Gorge to see cascades, rugged landscapes and tall granite boulders. Relish the white noise of Spring Creek, the life blood of the gold era and formation of Beechworth. Discover the wonders of Lake Sambell and the Gorge and Historic Beechworth Park. Autumn is a season to behold with trees bearing brilliant yellow, crimson and red leaves.
Beechworth Historic Town Tours and Experiences – Click to view
Visit the Burke Memorial Museum and experience a time warp. For a sneak peek at what’s inside, and Ned Kelly’s death mask see our video. See relics of a wild era founded by gold and images of the record breaking, wheel barrow challenge from Beechworth to Mount Buffalo.
This iconic vault offers a mesmerising experience for all ages.
Take the family for a lazy avenue stroll, to the Murray Breweries Cordial Factory to be surprised, by the extensive collection of horse drawn carriages and bottles. Book a haunting ghost tour at Mayday Hills, the former Historic Beechworth Asylum. Meander the eery granite walls topped with razor sharp barb at the first H.M. Beechworth Prison where Ned Kelly was incarcerated . One of only 9 Australian Historic prisons that adopted the panopticon design, thought to be a means for grinding rogues honest.
Local Festivals and Events
Historic Town festivals, music, food, wine, beer and vintage events draw large crowds to Beechworth with parades, fun and entertainment. To avoid disappointment during the: Golden Hills 1857 Festival, Celtic Festival, Drive back in Time, Golden Horseshoes Festival and Opera in the Alps please book our exclusive accommodation in Beechworth early.
Ned Kelly reenactment outside the Beechworth Courthouse.
Beechworth Celtic Festival is an annual Family Event in North East Victoria with music, dancing and live entertainment.
Transport and Local Weather
- Beechworth Taxi service – mobile 0417 022 070
- Vic Rail operate a Beechworth Bus that connects to Regional Trains at Wangaratta
Click to view Beechworth local weather