Welcome to Marysville


Marysville was at the epicentre of the tragic 2009 bushfires, during which most of the town’s buildings were destroyed and 34 people tragically lost their lives. The town's tight-knit community continues to steadily and courageously rebuild.


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$100.10 Outdoor Activities

Lake Mountain Alpine Resort Snow Day Trip Including Yarra Valley Chocolate Tastings from Melbourne

After meeting your guide after your hotel pickup, travel through the picturesque Yarra Valley, now known as one of Australia’s premier wine growing regions. On the way, stop off at either Gateway Estate in Coldstream or the Beechworth Bakery where you can purchase freshly baked pastries or seasonal local produce. If you’re feeling a little hungry, this is the perfect opportunity to enjoy a delicious lunch before heading onto the mountain.After lunch, continue on to Lake Mountain Alpine Resort, one of Melbourne’s most popular snowfields located approximately 90-minutes from Melbourne City Centre. Here you will have approximately 3-hours spare time to enjoy the snow or simply explore the incredible views out over the snowfields.Lake Mountain Alpine Resort offers nearly 24 miles (40 km) of cross-country ski trails as well as three toboggan runs, a flying fox, tube runs and a dedicated snowman park. You’re sure to find something to enjoy for the afternoon.This tour is for all skill levels as you will also have the opportunity to take a 90-minute ski lesson or if you’re up for a little adventure, also venture down the toboggan slopes.If nature is more your style, adventure to the Steavenson Falls and listen to the incredible 91-yard (83-metre) high waterfall as it cascades towards the township of Marysville.As you pack up for the day, get your taste buds ready for a stop off at the Yarra Valley Chocolatier and Ice Creamery on the way back to Melbourne. Here you’re able to taste samplings and watch the chocolatiers as they create their incredible works of art.Please note: Equipment hire is at own expense and can be arranged on the day of travel upon arriving at Lake Mountain Alpine Resort

$422.66 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Customized private winery day tour in Yarra Valley at your own choices

Work with our expert staff to finalize your Yarra Valley winery day tour itinerary. These may include the pick up time and address, the wineries for wine tasting and for lunch. Enjoy a complimentary hotel pick up or meet our guide at Federation Square as planned. Head to Yarra Valley wineries in relaxing and amusing atmosphere with your own private group. Now you can taste your way through sensational Yarra Valley wines and our favorite gin, meet the people who nurture them and enjoy cheese and biccies from the region. We normally have 1-2 wineries for wine tasting before lunch. And another 1-2 after lunch. Walk with your own pace anyway. Indulge yourself with lots of laughter and jokes with your friends and relatives! You will also want to spend your time to enjoy the beautiful landscape and artwork of the vineyards! From architectural statements to rustic tin sheds hidden among the vines, the Yarra Valley has a wonderful range of cellar doors, all reflecting the diversity of styles and approaches in this beautiful, cool-climate region, a stone's throw from Melbourne.Stunning scenery with wines to match. Snap up new vintage cool-climate masterpieces from over 70 wineries around Healesville and the picturesque village of Marysville further north, to those tucked into the beautiful hill country around Nillumbik, Hursbridge and Kangaroo Ground. Visit the cellar doors of stalwarts that continue to innovate like DeBortoli, Fergusson and Yering Station to newer favorites like Punt Road and Mandala Wines.The vine region that started it all! Sample the grapes and marvel at the harmony of diverse soils, temperate weather, and the dedication of generations of vignerons in the pioneering region that kick-started Victoria's wine industry in 1838.Match the superb estate wines with a meal at a winery restaurant in the region that boasts multiple hatted chefs.

$295.12 Private & Custom Tours

Private Lake Mountain Tour from Melbourne

Stop for morning tea in Marysville and learn about the fascinating history of this Victorian Village before hitting the slopes. Perfect for a family snow play experience, you can enjoy the magical winter wonderland of snowy mountains, rugged cliffs and beautiful Australian bushland. There is an abundance of activities from cross country skiing to snowshoeing to tobogganing down the mountain on three dedicated toboggan slopes with runs to suit every level of skill, or bravery. Challenge your friends to a snowball fight, build a snowman in the dedicated Snowman’s Village, take a walk, or just sit back, watch the world go by and enjoy a delicious hot lunch from the Heights Bistro and Bar. Lake Mountain Alpine Resort has hours of fun for the whole family. On the way back to Melbourne stop off in the Yarra Valley and visit the famous Yarra Valley Chocolaterie where you can sample chocolates and warm up with a delicious hot chocolate.