Top things to do in Mt Beauty & the Kiewa Valley

Top Choice Modern Australian in Mt Beauty & the Kiewa Valley

Templar Lodge

Housed in a former Masonic hall, Templar Lodge is a showcase for well-known Victorian chef Emma Handley. Secure a table on the verandah and feast on homemade pasta, kangaroo tartare and French-style rillettes made f…
Street Food in Mt Beauty & the Kiewa Valley


This unassuming restaurant may not look appealing from the outside, but its globally inspired menu is a Mt Beauty culinary highlight. Choices include buttermilk chicken brioche burgers, pad see ew (Thai stir-fried n…
Museum in Mt Beauty & the Kiewa Valley

Kiewa Valley Historical Museum

Within the Mt Beauty Visitor Centre is this interesting little museum that covers the history of the Kiewa Valley and Bogong High Plains, from the area's Indigenous Dhudhuroa people through to the colonial highland …
Brewery in Mt Beauty & the Kiewa Valley

Sweetwater Brewing Company

This highway microbrewery in Mt Beauty utilises the fresh mountain water of the Kiewa River for its range of beers brewed on-site – including pale, golden and summer ales, IPA, wheat beer and porter. To sample its r…
Italian in Mt Beauty & the Kiewa Valley

Roi's Diner Restaurant

It’s hard to believe this unassuming timber shack on the highway 5km from Mt Beauty is an award-winning restaurant, specialising in exceptional modern northern Italian cuisine. Expect great risotto, eye fillet carpa…
Notable Building in Mt Beauty & the Kiewa Valley

Bogong Power Station

There’s a fascinating visitor information centre at the Bogong Power Station, a working hydroelectric plant about 20km from Mt Beauty. The centre explains the history of the hydro scheme and has a water wall and a v…
Viewpoint in Mt Beauty & the Kiewa Valley

Tawonga Gap Lookout

A picnic lookout with views over the Kiewa Valley and Mt Bogong (1986m), Victoria's highest peak.
Winery in Mt Beauty & the Kiewa Valley

Annapurna Estate

Annapurna Estate, about 3km from Mt Beauty, is a lovely winery with cellar-door sales and a restaurant where you can dine on seasonal items on the lovely deck looking over the vines. It also does homemade liqueurs.