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Alexandra

Planning your visit to Alexandra will be a breeze, especially if you contact or drop by at the Alexandra Visitor Information Centre, conveniently llocated at 36 Grant Street, Alexandra. Busy? Just Phone them at 03 5772 1100 or send them an email: alexvic@virtual.com.

Alexandra, Victoria, Australia is a town blessed with quaint historic village, breathtaking mountain ranges and majestic waterways. Alexandra offer lots of attractions, a wide array of affordable yet comfortable accommodations, heaps of things to do, great choices of places to eat, and exciting events that you won’t dare miss.

Walk leisurely along the wide tree-lined streets of Alexandra there you’ll see their post office, national bank and law courts, and discover the towns heritage buildings and monuments. Revive the past at the Timber Tramway and Museum (located at the Alexandra Railway Station) that displays artefacts from the timber industry of the last century. There you can see a recreation of the bush sawmill and tramway era of the Rubicon valley from 1900 to 1950.

The Beauty of Alexandra

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The Goulburn River High Country Rail Trail

Why Visit Alexandra

Things To Do in Alexandra


Enjoy the walk through unruffled bushland, native wildlife and scenic views of Mt Buller on the trails of Lake Eildon National Park. For watersport enthusiasts, sail around Lake Eildon in a rented houseboat, relax and enjoy the view or experience the thrill of water sports like waterskiing, kayaking and wakeboarding. You’ll find some of the best trout fishing spots in Victoria in the nearby waterways, especially the Goulburn River and Eildon Pondage.

The striking Cathedral Range State Park offers invigorating hikes to the furrowed pinnacles for wonderful views over the valleys and farmland, you can also try rock climbing for more adrenalin rush. Fishing and camping are other popular activities that can be enjoyed in this park.

There is a local market on the second Saturday of each month known as the Community Produce & Craft Market from September to May, an annual art show at Easter, an agricultural show and rose festival in November, and the annual Truck, Rod and Ute Show in June.

Alexandra has a horse racing club which schedules around four race meetings a year including one on New Years Day and the Alexandra Cup meeting in March. Golfers play at the Alexandra Golf Club on Gordon Street,or at the course of the Stonelea Country Estate on Connellys Creek Road. You can take a ride on a locomotive or join in the fun of the local community market. Birdwatching enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to McKenzies Reserve, which is home to many species of native birds.

Alexandra is just 130 kilometres from Melbourne along the Maroondah Highway. Stop off and enjoy one of the many wineries in the district or treat the kids to a picnic in the forest at one of the well-maintained picnic grounds along.

Accomodation

Maybole Cottage
Maybole Cottage

Relax, enjoy the wonderful warmth of a wood fire, go for pleasant walks, wander round the garden and historic sheds, browse through our books, get competitive with our board games…. Read More

Shamrock Hotel
Shamrock Hotel

The Shamrock Hotel is conveniently located in the centre of Alexandra, offering clean, comfortable and affordable accommodation.There are 4 rooms with double beds and 4 rooms with two single beds in each….Read More

Shamrock Hotel
Campsites Around Alexandra

To reach this compact camping area, head north-west out of historic Alexandra township on the Maroondah Hwy and turn west on Swanns La, which leads down to the banks of the Goulburn River…. Read More

Caravan parks
Caravan parks

Big 4 Caravan Park 3380 Maroondah Highway, Taggerty, Vic, 3714, Breakaway Caravan Park 91 Breakaway Road, Acheron, Vic, 3714, Marysville Caravan & Holiday Park 1130 Buxton Road, Marysville, Vic, 3779…. Read More

B&B's and Cottages
B&B’s and Cottages

Mittagong Homestead 462 Spring Creek Road , Alexandra, Vic, 3714, idlewild Park RMB 5545 Maroondah Highway, Alexandra, Vic, 3714, Glenfield Cottage 145 Middle Creek Road, Yarck, Vic, 3719…. Read More

Shopping

Miller Mensland
Millers Mensland

Millers Mensland 86 Grant Street, Alexandra, Vic, 3714
Tel: 03 5772 1254 Email: millersmensland@bigpond.com
Website: www.mensland.com.au…. Read More

Quality Meats
Quality Meats

Alexandra Quality Meats 57 Grant Street,
Alexandra, Vic, 3714 Tel: 03 5772 1151… Read More

Reddrops FoodWorks
Reddrops FoodWorks

Reddrops FoodWorks Alexandra 102 Grant Street,
Alexandra, Vic, 3714Tel: 03 5772 1615
Email: alexandrafoodworks@reddrop.com.au…. Read Mores

Health & Wellbeing

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Alexandra Medical Centre

Alexandra Medical Centre Address:54 Downey Street, Alexandra, 3714
Phone No:03 5772 1444, Fax No:03 5772 1920…. Read More

Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy

7 Bakers Lane, Alexandra, Vic, 3714
Tel: 03 5772 2649…. Read More

Eat and Drink

restaurant
The Odd Jug

We purchased 18 acres from the original selection of “Rosehill” Ruffy of Robert and Annie Noye which was in 1880. In 1973 our “Rosehill” was created by building our home and garden…. Read More

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Burnsies Pizza

Menu includes:Pizza, pasta, steak, sea foods, chicken, ribs, salad, burger.
Open for Lunch and Dinner Everyday 50 Grant Street, Alexandra Phone: (03) 5772 2693 …. Read More

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Wineries

Acheron Valley Vineyard 88 Seal Rock Road, Buxton, Vic, 3711 Tel: 03 5774 7117 P: +613 5774 7117 F: +613 5774 7127 E: michael@buxtonridge.com Email: michael@buxtonridge.com….. Read More

restaurant
Restaurants

Mount Pleasant Hotel 90 Grant Street, Alexandra, Vic, 3714 Tel: 03 5772 1083 Email: mtp@reddrop.com.au Website: www.mountpleasanthotel.com.au…. Read More

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