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.


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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.


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