Activities in the Area
There are many activities in the Mansfield/Merrijig area such as snow skiing (in winter), horse riding, Lake Eildon boating and fishing, bushwalking, hot air ballooning, golf, plus Mt Buller’s many winter and summer activities. Weekend events range from Mansfield’s bush markets, which are held four times a year, to the Tolmie Sports day held every year in February and the Merrijig Rodeo which is held on Labour Day weekend, ensuring that there is plenty of activities to entertain you all year round.
Note that businesses listed below with links will take you away from the Off Mountain Accommodation website and onto another website.
With glorious views across the Alpine National Park, snow activities in winter and bushwalking or mountain bike riding in summer, Mt Buller is a great place to visit all year round.
Mt Buller Resort Management Board
For all information regarding activities on Mt Buller.
Tel: 03 5777 6077
Mansfield Mt Buller Bus Lines
Tel: 03 5775 2606
There are a number of trail riding businesses in the area, offering yard led walks for the young ones, through to weekend trips and longer rides. Have a look at their sites.
It is important to book early to avoid disappointment.
- High Country Horses Trail Rides
- Watsons Mountain Country Trail Rides
- McCormacks Mountain Valley Trail Rides
The alpine area has hundreds of 4WD tracks, most of which open over the summer season. Talk to the Mansfield Information Centre on 1800 039 049 for up to date information on which tracks are open.
Take a scenic tour to explore the High Country. Visit the famous Craig’s Hut which has recently been rebuilt following its destruction during the 2007 bushfires.
If being on the ground is too slow – take the opportunity to explore the Alpine Region from the air!
White Water Rafting
There are many great walking tracks in the area. Check with the Mansfield Information Centre on 1800 039 049 or www.mansfield-mtbuller.com.au more information on bushwalking tracks.
Fishing and Camping
Drop in to the Snowy River Rug Company to get the low down on the best fishing and camping spots in the area. They have all the gear to back you up on your next adventure.
Mansfield Golf Club
24 Kidston Pde Mansfield 3722
Tel: 03 5775 2628
Range View Restaurant is open for lunch & dinner, 7 days a week.
Lunch from 12.00noon till 2.00pm
Dinner from 6.00pm till 8.00pm
Golf course opens at 7.00am till dusk
Bingo Monday nights 8.00am
Ski Chute 4
11 High Street Mansfield
Tel: 03 5775 1301
39 Malcolm Street Mansfield
Tel: 1300 885 448
Mansfield Zoo is one of North East Victoria’s hidden secrets, with a large collection of exotic and native animals on 30 acres of picturesque parkland featuring lovely views across the Delatite Valley to Mt Buller. Hand feed many of the animals as you wander! Meet Sophia and Miss Greedy, our friendly fallow deer, and Joey the Grey Kangaroo, just some of the animals who will interact with you as you stroll around. Bring along family, friends and a picnic lunch, or sample local wine and fare in our licensed cafe. For those who are more adventurous, stay overnight in a swag and fall asleep to the roar of the lions!
1064 Mansfield-Woods Point Road Mansfield
Tel: 03 5777 3576
Take the time to stop in at theses local wineries:
Or drive over to the King Valley where there are many famous and smaller, boutique wineries.
The Magnolia Gourmet Country House
190 Mt. Buller Road Mansfield
Tel: 03 5779 1444
Deck on High
13-15 High Street Mansfield
Tel: 03 5775 1144
Mingo’s Bar & Grill
101 High St Mansfield
Tel: 03 5775 1766
Mill Inn Restaurant and Bar
1 Alpine Ridge Drive, cnr Mt Buller Road, Alpine Ridge
Tel: 03 5777 5868
The Produce Store
68 High Street Mansfield
Collopy Street Café
26 High Street Mansfield
41 High Street Mansfield
28 Highett Street Mansfield
28 High Street Mansfield
69 High Street Mansfield
86 High Street Mansfield
Tel: 03 5775 2101
95 High Street Mansfield
Tel: 03 5775 2004
83 High Street Mansfield
Tel: 03 5775 2046
Hunt Club Hotel
Mt Buller Road Merrijig
Tel: 03 5777 5508
Tatong Tolmie Road Tolmie
Tel: 03 5776 2389
1 Woods Point Road Kevington
Tel: 03 5777 0543
Both Marks Supa IGA and Foodworks are located in High Street Mansfield.
All hotels and supermarkets sell take away liquor.
Many Treasures Art Gallery
4 Highett Street, Mansfield, 3722
Tel: 03 5779 1787
High Country Video
46 High Street Mansfield
Tel: 03 5775 1666
Jamieson Berry Farm
20 Waterson Road Jamieson
Tel: 03 5777 0693
Open 8.00am till 5.00pm 7 days a week
Freshly picked berries from November until March. Berry jam, sauces, wines and other tasty treats. A great spot to stop on the way to Jamieson.
Tel: 03 5777 0515
Great beer and great environment. The brewery offers meals, with both inside and outside dining.