Hanging Rock (2) - Macedon RangesTake a leisurely drive up to Lancefield and be welcomed by a light supper and wine tasting in the cellar at the guesthouse.

The following morning make your way up to Mount Macedon, be wowed by the driveway of Duneria that boasts a heritage garden c1872 that is of national significance, the guides will lead you on a magical walk through the highlights of the garden followed by a house tour. Built in 1875 the house features an extensive library, artwork collection, Persian rugs, grand pianos and interesting period furniture.. Then enjoy a picnic at the Gardens of Tieve Tara and experience the wonder and enchantment of one of Victoria’s most tranquil gardens.

Our next stop will be the Stokes Collection, located at Forest Glade which antique experts regard as one of the greatest private collections of porcelain, furniture and art in Australia, and equal to many that can be seen overseas, you will then be free to roam the stunning gardens that embraces a mixture of landscaping styles taking inspiration from English, Italian and woodland traditions.

At the end of the day we will return to the guesthouse and enjoy a 3 course dinner. On your last day, sleep in and relax and enjoy a hearty breakfast.We will visit the famous Stephen Ryan of Dicksonia Rare Plants Nursery who has published three books on rare plants that have received rave reviews, his manual contains over 2000 entries of rare plants available in temperate Australia. You will have the opportunity to listen to Stephen’s private talk and explore the wonderful rare plant nursery. Just around the corner we will enjoy a 2 course lunch at the Mt Macedon Pub. Then making our way up to the historic Memorial Cross and enjoy the spectacular scenic views overlooking the Macedon Ranges and city skyline, you will then enjoy a tasting at one of the top wineries in the cool climate region.

Double /Twin Share $940 (available as double bed or twin share)

Single $500

 Package include:

  • Minibus Transport during the tour

  • 2 nights accommodation

  • Cooked breakfast

  • Wine tasting and Platters (1st Night)

  • Tour of Stokes Collection

  • Duneria House and Garden tour

  • Entry to Gardens of Tieve Tara

  • Stephen Ryan private talk and nursery tour

  • Picnic Lunch on day 1

  • Lunch at Mt Macedon Pub Day 2

  • Visit & tasting at 1 vineyard

  • Late Check out 2pm

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi at the Guesthouse