Our self contained holiday stay aspires to give a well appointed, comfy getaway. Located in Powelltown, an easy drive from Melbourne through temperate rainforest, Mountain Ash and fern glades. This former timber town, steeped in history of the early 1900s now provides excellent bush walking opportunities. The old timber tram line tracks provide half day, one day and a 3 day trek to Warburton via The Ada Tree.
Take a 30 min drive to Noojee at the foothills of Mt Baw Baw. Explore the Neerim district of West Gippsland, the rich volcanic soils, rolling hills and productive farming country.
Powelltown is a quiet hamlet of 200 residents with a community passion to tell its history and invest in the towns future. Here you can enjoy old fashioned country pleasures. Join Mick and Erin, the new, enthusiastic owners of the Powelly Pub for a meal. On Saturday nigh there might even be a dance band playing.
Your accommodation is set amongst a garden full of herbs, perennials, natives and shade trees which provide quiet corners to relax. Take pleasure in cool mountain breezes and visiting bird life. Listen to AM stations on the vintage valve radio. Breakfast supplies, herbal teas and plunger coffee provided. Tourist information, maps and secure motor bike parking.
Weber bbq and portable cook top for outside use only, (free range eggs available).
Join us in Spring to enjoy Open Gardens, Farmers markets. Year round photo opportunities.
A short drive to the historic Ada tree or Warburton Rail Trail - bring your bike or hire.
Snowfields or summer drives - to Donna Buang, Baw Baw, Lake Mountain or Marysville, return via Black Spur and Healesville.
Most of all, return home recharged and in a happy state of mind - guaranteed!