Whether you’re skiing, cycling, driving or horse riding, Rosedale House is the perfect base for exploring the High Country year-round, including Mansfield, Mt Buller, Mt Stirling, Craig’s Hut, Powers Lookout, Lake Eildon, Howqua and the Delatite, Lake Nillahcootie and many small towns such as Jamieson and Bonnie Doon.
Immerse yourself in the legends of the High Country, including Ned Kelly, The Man From Snowy River, The Castle and A River Somewhere… Go skiing, driving, fishing, horse riding and waterskiing. Explore High Country wineries, cafes and pubs, where you will find the perfect latte, delicious cool climate wines and gourmet local produce. Or enjoy some pampering at one of Mansfield’s wonderful day spas and retreats – it’s all right here on your doorstep!
Watsons Trail Rides
Your first step to experiencing the beauty and history of the Victorian High Country on horseback – 1 hour through to a 2 day luxury horse rides available. Or join us for our epic 5 Day Man from Snowy River and Heritage horse ride. Open all year round. http://www.watsonstrailrides.com.au/
Explore Lake Eildon, Victoria’s largest inland lake with over 500km of shoreline – the perfect place to drop a line or take your boat for a leisurely cruise.
Alpine Helicopter Charter
Customised helicopter scenic tours and charter services in and around Victoria’s High Country and Alpine region. Based in Mansfield, the scenery is stunning from the moment you take-off. Our tours are informative and adventurous. Enjoy the thrill of a remote landing and enjoy hot chocolate or cappuccino with muffins in this picturesque landscape. http://www.alpineheli.com.au/
See our 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, bring a picnic or try our licensed cafe. For the more adventurous, stay overnight in a swag and fall asleep to the roar of the lions! http://www.mansfieldzoo.com.au/
Mansfield Golf Club
Mansfield Golf Club is a public access course with 18 hole golf course, grass greens, Pro Shop and practice facilities, and clubhouse with spectacular views of the golf course and the Victorian Alps. Enjoy relaxed dining indoors or on the deck, children’s play area, play stations and pool table. http://www.mansfieldgolfclub.com.au/
Located just a few minutes’ drive minutes from Rosedale House, off the Mt Buller Road near Mansfield, Delatite Winery’s cellar door is set in a stunning location. With an open fire in the tasting room on winter days and outdoor tables to enjoy the panoramic views in warmer months, Delatite Winery offers wonderful local gourmet produce and cheese platters to complement their exceptional wines. http://www.delatitewinery.com.au/
McCormacks Trail Rides
Experience for yourself the breathtaking views from Mount Stirling and Craig’s Hut, roam through tree-ferned valleys, engage in river crossings and camp at our mustering hut in Pannican Creek. Rides vary in length from two hours, half day, full day to weekend rides and longer. Safaris operate year round and can be tailored to suit your interest. http://www.mountainvalleytrailrides.com.au/
Visit the King Valley’s Pizzini working winery/cellar door and taste our range of international and modern Italian wines. Bring friends and family, and enjoy wine tasting in true Pizzini style. Or try one of Katrina’s cooking classes – Antipasti & Tapas, Pasta, Ravioli & Gnocchi, Delectable Desserts & Cakes and The Dinner Party. http://www.pizzini.com.au/
Fantastic tracks and trails to suit all adventures, trail bike riders, horse riders, 4-wheel drivers and bushwalkers. Homestation Lodge has it all. Backing onto state forest, we offer excellent facilities for bikes and horses. A wealth of local knowledge maps & directions is freely given. http://www.bushexperiences.com.au/