Mansfield and surrounds is one of Victoria’s most diverse destinations.

Situated in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range, Mansfield is surrounded by grazing land and mountain forests, with the area well-known for its stunning scenery.

From the magnificent alpine playground of Mt Buller and Mt Stirling, to Australia’s second largest inland waterway, Lake Eildon – come and experience everything the High Country has to offer.

Soak up the stunning Alpine scenery and hear the grand ol’ stories of Victoria’s traditional cattlemen.

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Getting to Alzburg Resort

In 2.5 hours you can be out of the city and high in the mountains!

Day Tours

Alzburg Resort runs regular trips to Mansfield and Mt Buller during the ski season, travelling in luxury coaches or by private car transfer.

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By Car

There are a few different routes you can take from Melbourne:
• Plenty Rd via Whittlesea and Yea
• Via the Hume Hwy to Tallarook and Yea
• Via the Maroondah Hwy to Yarra Glen and Yea

Travelling from the north, follow the Hume Highway south and take the Mansfield exit onto the Midland Hwy (B300). To get here via the most direct route using Google Maps and GPS, it is best to set your destination to Yea, then once you are in Yea set it for Mansfield.

Via the Yarra Valley
Meandering through the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges to Mansfield will take you on one of Victoria’s most scenic drives. Enjoy a relaxed driving experience along rolling country roads, through the vineyards and towns of the Yarra Valley and Healesville region. Visit cellar doors and sample award-winning wines and new varietals.

Mansfield is also easy to get to from interstate, and is just 45 minutes from the Hume Highway at Benalla. Driving times from capital cities:
• Melbourne: 2.5 hours
• Canberra: 5.5 hours
• Sydney: 7 hours
• Adelaide: 9 hours

Public Transport

V/Line luxury coaches depart Melbourne from Southern Cross Station, transporting passengers to Mansfield. Please click on the link for timetables. For bookings and enquiries contact:
T: 1800 800 007
W: www.vline.com.au

By Air

Several helicopter charter companies offer transport to Mansfield in style whilst enjoying the sensational views over the High Country:

Microflite
Microflite prides itself on quality, offering first class terminal facilities, the latest aircraft and a professional team of staff. Take off from Microflite's exclusive helipad is centrally located, opposite the luxurious Southbank precinct and Crown Casino.

For further information and bookings, contact Microflite:
Ph: 03 8587 9700
Email: info@microflite.com.au Go to Microflite Site.

Heli Experiences
Charter a helicopter for 2, 4 or up to 9 passengers. All flights depart Essendon Airport and can land at the Mansfield Airport.

For further information and bookings, contact Heli Experiences:
Ph: 1300 550 131
Email: bookings@heliexperiences.com
Website: www.heliexperiences.com.au

Upcoming Events in the Region

Mansfield is a year-round destination with a full calendar of events and activities to excite and entertain. Regular events:

Mansfield Cup Picnic Races- January

The Mansfield Cup is a great day out of picnic racing for all the entire family, with live music entertainment and various food options.

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Targa Fest- February

Targa High Country event is held over three days featuring 200 cars of all types including Vintage, Classic, Modern and GT Competition. These cars compete over a number of stages on scenic roads in one of the most picturesque areas of Victoria's Alpine region.

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Merrijig Rodeo - March (*2021 event cancelled)

The Merrijig Rodeo is annual event held on the Saturday of the March Labour Day weekend. It is a highly entertaining event, with family friendly sideshows and food stalls in the picturesque setting of McCormack Park in the heart of the High Country.

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Easter at Mt Buller - April

Enjoy your Easter eggs at Mt Buller. There's so much to do for the whole family, including the giant Easter Egg Hunt, Fun Run, plus a great program of activities and events for the whole family.

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Mt Buller Ski Season Opening - June

The official kick off is on the June long weekend (Queen’s Birthday weekend) when Mt Bullercelebrates the traditional ‘opening’ of the snow season with a jammed schedule of entertainment and festivities.

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Lake Eildon Festival - November

The Lake Eildon Festival is the official opening of the water sport season with all age activities featured in Bonnie Doon and Goughs Bay. Highlights include: Boat Show and Expo; on-water demonstrations; wakeboard and ski Lessons; music and twilight market.

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Find out what's on in Mansfield, Mt Buller and surrounds with our regularly updated events calendar bursting with events all year round.

Award-Winning Wine Tasting

Test some of Australia’s best cool climate wines including the award-winning Riesling, Pinot Gris and Shiraz at Delatite Winery, located on a picturesque rise at the base of Mt Buller. The small family-run winery offers a lovely Cellar Door, and amazing grazing boards.

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Ned Kelly’s Hideout

Power’s Lookout is not only known for its unforgettable views of the Upper King Valley and Alpine National Park, but also as the hideout for by the infamous bushranger, Ned Kelly.

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Winter Wonderland

In the winter months, see the region transform into a wonderland of blanketed snow and hit the world class ski slopes, throw a snowball, build a snowman or whiz down the mountain on a toboggan.

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Explore Scenic Alpine Trails

Explore the sweeping alpine scenery and trails traversed by the Man from Snowy River on horseback or on foot.

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Bindaree Falls

In the winter months, see the region transform into a wonderland of blanketed snow and hit the world class ski slopes, throw a snowball, build a snowman or whiz down the mountain on a toboggan.

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A Fisherman’s Dream At Lake Eildon

Wet a line in Lake Eildon, an angler’s paradise teeming with trout, perch, redfin and Murray cod.

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Mansfield Golf Course

Tee off at one of Victoria’s most scenic greens at Mansfield Golf Course, overlooking the Alps and High Country landscapes.

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A Cosy Cup Of Coffee

Grab your daily coffee at either the Mansfield Coffee Merchant or Produce Store, both bustling, busy, efficient and cosy!

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High Country Maze

Get lost in the High Country Maze which consists of six acres of gardens, with something new to discover around every corner. Hunt for the elusive gnomes!

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Festivals And Events All Year Round

The town also comes to life with annual festivals and events including the Mansfield High Country Festival, the picnic race days, Targa car racing and the iconic Mansfield Bush Markets.

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