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.


Getting to Alzburg Resort

In 2.5 hours you can feel the serenity of Victoria's High Country

By Car

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.

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

Melbourne to Mt Buller 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.

Full times, prices and dates

By Air

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

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

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

Events in Victoria's High Country

Mansfield is a year-round destination with a full calendar of events and activities to excite and entertain. Check out the search below to find all the goodies going on in the region.

Mansfield & Mt Buller See and Do Search

Regular Events Near Alzburg Resort

Full Mountain Bike Trail and Shuttle Service

4 January 2024 (ONGOING) 

Come and celebrate the official opening of the mountain bike season with the commencement of the Blue Dirt shuttle buses.


Alexandra Pro Rodeo

13 January 2024

The seventh annual Alexandra Pro Rodeo will be held on the second weekend in January. This event continues to be regarded as one of the favourite rodeos on the APRA circuit by cowboys, cowgirls and attendees alike.


Send to Summit

27 January 2024

The Mount Buller Send2Summit is an adventure mountain duathlon like no other. The race starts with a warm up prologue run of 5km starting from the Village Square, then; Send it: a 22km mountain bike ride from the top of Mount Buller to the bottom descending 1300m, and Summit it: a 10km mountain run up the north west ridge of Mount Buller, climbing more than 1000m in the first 6km. 


Horsepower in the High Country

27 January 2024

Show 'n Shine extravaganza in the shade filled Botanic Park, with food and beverages, live music and entertainment for the kids. Online registrations for vehicle entries, and a gold coin donation for community members and visitors to come enjoy the day. Cars and motorbikes of all makes and models are welcome.


Fly High with Global Ballooning & Alzburg Resort

Mansfield is a hidden paradise, only 2.5hr from Melbourne.

Here it is the perfect ballooning destination, incredible views of rolling golden hills & and bluey hues of Lake Eildon.

Daily flights from Mansfield & Pick up from Alzburg Resort Car Park. 


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.


Kayaking in Jamieson

Only a short drive from Mansfield you can tae part in a truely unforgettable experience. Kayaking on the Jamieson River with family and friends is something everyone will enjoy. Only $55 


Gin O'Clock

Swiftcrest distillery is a must do when visiting Mansfield. The Off-Grid distillery is a step into something very special. The Owners Hank and Carrie have a warm welcome and a warm embrace as they walk you through the magical process.


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.


Explore Scenic Alpine Trails

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


Bindaree Falls

Hidden in the mountains near Mansfield are the Bindaree Falls and iconic Craigs Hut. Well worth the drive to visit these two landmarks in the one journey.

Head off the beaten track to discover these amazing local Falls near Mansfield.


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.


Mansfield Golf Course

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

A Cosy Cup Of Coffee

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


The MAC - Arm Chair Cinema

Enjoy a Blockbuster Movie in Mansfields arm chair cinema. Showing daily movies and serving fresh popcorn. 

Sit back, relax and enjoy the show!


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!


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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Mt Buller - 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.