Strathbogie Ranges…North East Victoria
Homelea is within walking distance of the township of Euroa or a short scenic drive to the townships of … Strathbogie. Violet Town..Ruffy..Longwood..with many cafes and speciality shops, while for those who enjoy the past, Euroa’s Heritage Walk will give you insight into the history of the town and its old buildings. including the association with the infamous Ned Kelly
Attractions in and around Euroa and the Strathbogie Ranges:
WINE & FOOD…Two wine regions and one sub region fall within the boundaries of the Strathbogie Shire: the Goulburn Valley Region and within this, the Nagambie Lakes Sub-region, and the Strathbogie Ranges Region.
In excess of twelve cellar doors are available to the public with the region’s wineries ranging from boutique operations to the large, internationally recognised wineries of Mitchelton and Tahbilk.
CAFES & BAKERIES…. Choose a yummy pastry and café latte and watch the world go by in one of Euroa’s many cafes. Just a short drive is the famous Ruffy Produce Store where you can enjoy lunches in a beautiful rustic setting.
OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS ..…there are walking tracks.. Seven Creeks Reserve.. , Gooram Falls…Mount Wombat Lookout.. Lawn Tennis…18 hole par 3 picturesque Golf Course…www.euroagolfclub.com…Bowls and Croquet Clubs and a local pool. For those who just wish to wander…visit specialist shops .. museums…and the historical landmark walk around Euroa. Relax at the Seven Creeks picnic reserve or visit the Euroa Arboratum
MASSAGE… Enjoy a relaxing and refreshing massage at Homelea. Our fully qualified local therapist will provide the oils, towels, music and table and come to Homelea at your convenience…booking essential
EQUINE STUDS ..…the area is home to world renownwed equine studs some are open to the public… appointments may be required…
The quality and range of dining experiences within the region are unsurpassed. Renowned establishments such as the Ruffy Produce Store in Ruffy, White Hart Hotel in Longwood and Mitchelton Restaurant at Nagambie showcase regional produce matched with local wines. The Euroa Butter Factory an historical building located in the town has special events and is availalable for breakfast bookings essential …visit web site for information www.euroabutterfactory.com.au From cosy cafes to five star dining – the Strathbogie Shire offers it all.
Many of the cellar doors and restaurants also proudly display the region’s wealth of local produce. Bring a basket and pack it full of local verjuice, fruity olive oil and tasty olives. Leave space for some deeply flavoured pickles and preserves and a box of fragrant and invigorating herbal teas.
Goulburn River & Ranges
The Goulburn River and Ranges Food and Wine Tourism Network was established in June 2002, and brings together representatives from regional food, wine and tourism sectors.The aim of the Network is to establish the region as a desirable food and wine destination through working together. The Network’s focus is on developing new markets, gaining recognition for fine food and wine and achieving greater awareness of the region as a destination.
For a comprehensive overview of the food & wine products of the Strathbogie Shire please visit the Goulburn River & Ranges website www.GoulburnRandR.com.au