Base yourself in Rutherglen

Rutherglen is central to many towns and regional centres which makes it an ideal base for day trips, exploring or places to visit while avoiding the trip home.

Corowa (10km)

Known as the home of federation, Corowa is situated on the banks of the Murray River and borders Wahgunyah in Victoria.

Max Motors Corowa

Chiltern (18km)

The historic streetscape of Chiltern has seen little change since the 19th century and has been used in several films including Walt Disneys Ride a Wild Pony. Chiltern Box Ironbark National Park is home to one of Australia's most endangered birds, the Regent Honeyeater.

  • Mt Pilot National Park (surrounds Box Ironbark National Park)
  • Gold Mining History
  • Bird Watching
  • Antiques & Bric a Brac

Beechworth (40km)

Ned Kelly robbed the bank here and little has changed since. Described as Victoria's best preserved gold town, no trip would be complete without a trip to the Sweet Shop and the old Toy Shop.

Beechworth Sweets

Wangaratta (40km)

Perched on the edge of the Ovens River, Wangaratta is home to the National Jazz Awards.

Eldorardo Dredge
  • Bruck Mills & Country Spinners factory outlet (Sheridan)
  • Eldorado Dredge Commissioned in 1936 for open cut gold mining
  • Wangaratta Jazz Festival (Melbourne Cup long weekend)
  • Retail Shops

Albury / Wodonga (46km)

These two regional cities are divided by the Murray River and the Hume Highway.

Lake Hume Albury

Yarrawonga (47km)

Situated on the banks of Lake Mulwala, Yarrawonga hosts a multitude of water sports. Lake Mulwala is fed by the Murray River and Ovens River.


Yackandandah (57km)

Picturesque 19th century National Trust listed village, full of hidden treasures and gold history.

  • Antiques & Bric a Brac
  • Stanley National Park
  • Historic Underground Gold Mine Tours
  • Schmidt's Strawberry Winery
  • Vienna Patisserie Chalet

Milawa & King Valley(58km)

Home to Brown Bros Winery, Milawa Cheese Factory and farmyard produce.

Contact Us

217 Main Street
Victoria 3685
Reservations: 02 6032 9900


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