Activities Outside The Resort
A lot of our Australian and international guests use our resort as the base to explore Eastern Victoria. East Gippsland is Naturally Magic with its pristine lakes, wildlife and natural wilderness. Here is a brief list of things to do:
Buchan Caves: An underground Wonder world—Royal and Fairy Caves tours 131963.
Raymond Island, the home of Victoria’s Koala population.
Travel to Raymond Island to visit the koala colony, walk along the boardwalk or visit the terrific playground, & BBQs.—take one of our Barbeque packs
The Raymond Island Ferry departs from the Esplanade (just off the corner of Victoria St) every 20 minutes and is continuous in peak periods.
The return cost for a car is $12 & walkers / bikes are free
Bairnsdale Archery, Mini Golf and Games Park: Tourism Award Winner 5156 8655.
All Abilities Playground – Highway, Bairnsdale or access via McLeod St
Bairnsdale playground with slides & flying fox – on the highway just over the Mitchell River, Bairnsdale.
Cinema: Located in Macleod St, Bairnsdale showing all the latest releases 5152 6455.
Golf – Bairnsdale Golf Course: renowned as one of the best courses in Gippsland. Holes 18 Par 71 Length 6060m Contact: 5156 6847
Goose Gully Golf Course – Bairnsdale: 9Holes Par 60 Length 3163m Contact: 5152 4822
South Pines Golf Club – Lindenow: 18Holes Par 72 Length 5932m Contact: 5157 1788
Kings Cove Golf Club – Metung: 18Holes Par 72 Length 6085m Contact: 5156 2924
Markets – East Gippsland is renowned for its produce, home grown and handmade products and many hobby farmers and crafts people sell there produce and hand made goods at local markets
1st Saturday of the month:
East Gippsland Farmers Market Secondary College Oval, Bairnsdale. McKean St 8:00am-12 noon
Johnsonville Community Market 8:00am-12 noon
1st Sunday of the month:
Surf Club Market at Foreshore Lakes Entrance 9:00am-1pm
2nd Saturday of the month:
Metung Farmers Market 8:30-1:30pm
Paynesville Lions Club Market Gilsenan Reserve 8:00am-1:00pm
3rd Saturday of the month:
Paynesville Farmers Market Gilsenan Reserve 8:00am-1:00pm
4th Saturday of the month:
Bruthen Village Market 9:00am-1:00pm
4th Sunday of the month:
Bairnsdale Sunrise Rotary Howitt Park Market 8:00am-1:00pm
Food & Wine
We have some amazing wineries and boutique cafés and restaurants
Nicholson River Winery:
Cellar door 10am-4pm daily 5156 8241
Wyanga Park Winery & cafe:
North Arm, Lakes Entrance. Boat cruises available 5155 1508
Cellar door weekends, school holidays & public holidays or by appointment 5157 3203
Cellar door by appointment only 5153 4921
Award winning wines. Wine sales by appointment 5156 8962
Bruthen Beer with bite on the Great Alpine Road 5157 5307
Paynesville Wine Bar: Great Live entertainment. BYO pizza or food on request. 5156 1395