Please note: This tourism business has been seriously affected by the Victorian bushfires and is not in operation. It would be appreciated if you do not attempt to contact the business at this time. For information on advanced bookings or cancellations, please contact Myrtleford Visitor Information Centre on (03) 5752 1044 for assistance. Thank you for your patience with this matter. Tourism Victoria Looking for peace and tranquility? Somewhere to recharge your batteries? Nestled in the foothills of Mt. Stanley, situated on 160 acres of pasture land and flanked by two pristine mountain streams, the property offers stunning scenery with Mt. Stanley reserve to the north and pine plantations to the south and west. An ideal place to relax, unwind and enjoy native birds, or to use as a base to explore nearby wineries, snowfields, Murray to Mountain Rail trail, fruit, berry and nut farms, historic towns, etc. We are just 10 kilometres from Myrtleford off the Great Alpine Road. 30 minutes drive from Wangaratta. We breed sheep and cattle and our guests and children are welcome to explore the farm and enjoy the animals, hand feed the sheep, goats, horses, geese and chooks, gather eggs. Go fishing in one of the dams or nearby streams. The kids will really love the calves in Autumn and the lambs in Spring. Guests can bottle feed lambs & calves in season. We also have a huge Greenhouse in which we grow Hydroponic Vegetables & invite our guests to view this operation. You can also bring your pets with you - by prior arrangement.
Garden Cottage, Stanley is located in the foothills of the Australian Alps in the small township of Stanley, just ten minutes drive from Beechworth.
This one bedroom cottage is beautifully appointed, fully self-contained and great for one or perfect for a couple.
Quiet, content and sustainable right down to the last morsel of compost, drop of tank water and glimmer of solar power, all nestled within an established woodland garden.
The garden was part of the Australia's Open Garden Scheme in 2012 and complements the commercial, organically certified chestnut orchard on the property.
A swimming pool is available to guests to enjoy over the summer months.
Writers, readers, birders, skiers (Hotham and Falls similar distances) and adventurous holiday makers all enjoy the comfort and peace of Garden Cottage and make the most of exploring marvellous north east Victoria.
As an accredited cycle friendly business and as cyclists, your hosts can offer extensive local knowledge, suggestions and information for your cycling holiday.
Please contact Garden Cottage, Stanley, near Beechworth if you would like further information or view their website....
Snowline Fruits is a family owned and operated business with a modern medium density, world class orchard. Their orchard is constantly changing with many different varieties of tree ripened fruits including apples, pears, stone fruit, berries and chestnuts. Local walnuts and honey also available.
Open from 9:00am to 5:00pm daily daily and located 5.5 kilometres from Stanley township on the Stanley / Myrtleford Road.
Guided tours of the orchard are offered by arrangement, and can include morning and afternoon tea. See stunning views of the Victorian mountain ranges (a short walk is required) and brilliant autumn colours against a backdrop of native bushland.
The Farm Shop is situated on the orchard and is surrounded by landscaped gardens. Visits can incorporate a pleasant day trip through Beechworth, Stanley, and then to Myrtleford and the Ovens Valley, taking in some of the best views in North East Victoria....