Is situated at the start of the Murray to The Mountains Rail Trail, a bitumen sealed trail from Wangaratta to Bright.
Two big events on the local calendar are the "Wangaratta Festival of Jazz" in late October and the "Stitched Up Festival" that runs from mid June to mid July each year. Textiles are a major industry in Wangaratta, being home to Bruck/Sheridan factory outlet and the Wool Mills (Australian Country Spinners)
Wangaratta - is the ideal central spot to stop, and take in all the sights of the area. A short drive in a different direction each day will find the following places of interest.
Glenrowan - learn about the Ned Kelly siege and stories of Harry Power & Mad Dog Morgan
Milawa Gourmet Region - Home to Brown Brothers Wines & Epicurean Centre, Milawa Cheese factory.
Milawa Mustards, The Olive Shop, Oxley, Miranda Winery, King River Cafe, Blue Ox Blueberries, John Gehrig Wines and many more.
The King Valley - has many boutique vineyards, country hotels, beautiful lookouts and waterfalls, fishing and water sports.
Beechworth - A historic gold mining town, that has maintained its beautiful old sandstone buildings and facades, many listed with the National Trust. Also the home to the famous Beechworth Bakery.
Rutherglen - is home to some of Australia's most famous wineries.
Bright - Beautiful any time of the year. From the Autumn Art Festival and change of season, to the snow capped mountains in the winter.