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The original wagon that brought the Funk family from Adelaide to Jindera, along with the other original Jindera Pioneers, is still located at the Jindera Pioneer Museum.
WALLABY GOLD MINE
Situated between Beechworth and Stanley, near Hurdle Flats and Lake Kerferd.
Walking Tour of Corryong, at Corryong Tourist Information Centre.
A Guided Tour of Beechworth
A walk from Beechworth's Lake Sambell, past Heaven and Hell Tunnels to Lake Kerferd and on to the Wallaby Mine and Crusher.
Albury Wodonga Walking Track, from Albury Swimming Pool on Murray River at Hume Street, Albury, along river to Gateway Village Path, and on to Sumpsion Gardens in Wodonga and then onto Willow Park, Pearce St Wodonga. Over 10 Kilometers of walking tracks.
Cumberland Rain Forest Walk
Steavenson Falls Walk
Phantom Falls Walk
Kepples Falls Walk
Cora Lyn Falls Walk
Wishing Well Walk, Lady Talbot Drive
See Town Information to see individual town walks.
Many nut farms at Myrtleford and Smoko.
WANGARATTA TOURIST ATTRACTIONS
Things to do and see in Wangaratta
Many antique washing utensiles in the area.
The Jindera Pioneer Museum has a fully stocked laundry with copper, wooden washing trough, wooden mangles and wringers, and heaps of other helpful washing utensils of around the 1900 time.
The Ruthergen Common School Museum has on display the most ingenious wooden washing machine with agitator which was made from a barrel of wine around the turn of the century. You will not see another washing machine like this anywhere else. They also have the torpedo washing machine on display.
The Myrtleford School museum also has a good range of antique washing machines, and washing instuments. At Myrtleford they have a vaccumme washing machine, with a hand pump.
Beechworth, Woolshed Falls.
Beechworth, The Cascades
Corryong, Burrowa Pine Mountain National Park Falls.
King Valley, Paradise Falls.
Marysville, Steavensons Falls, Victoria's Highest Falls
Mt Buffalo, Dicksons Falls.
Mt Buffalo, Eurobin Falls.
Mt Stirling, Cobbler Falls.
Omeo, Victoria Falls.
WATERFALLS AT MARYSVILLE
Cora Lyn Falls ( Cambarville )
Cumberland Falls ( Cambarville )
Kepples Falls ( Lady Talbot Drive )
Phantom Falls ( Lady Talbot Drive )
Steavenson Falls ( Marysville )
Taggerty River Falls ( Lady Talbot Drive )
An Historic Water Race may be seen at Sovereign View on the Cambarville Walk. The race took water to the Sovereign Gold Mine around 1870.
Historic Water Race Marysville
Another water race is the Yackandandah Gorge, where the water race was built in the gold rush days to divert the creek.
Yackandandah Gorge Water Race
There are a few water races at Beechworth, all built during the 1850's for the purpose of diverting water from the creek bed into which they were digging.
There is a large water race to be seen east of the Newtown Bridge on the Wangaratta end of Beechworth.
The other water race is at the Woolshed Falls, Beechworth.
Water Race, Woolshed Falls, Beechworth
Banana, Tubes, Boats, Skis, Parachute, Peddle Boats.
Mulwala Water Ski Club, Mulwala, 0357 441 888
The Great Aussie Resort, Albury, 0260 203 236
On Lake Hume
On Wodonga Causeway Quarry Lake where the Australian Championships are held.
Lake Hume Resort, Albury, 0260 264 444
Wodonga Swimming Pool, 0260 241 759
Albury Swim Centre, Albury, 0260 213 011
At Albury's Noriel Park there is a "Working Water Wheel" showing how the water was harnessed to provide power.
WATTLE AND DAUB COTTAGE
WHEN THE ORIGINAL GERMAN SETTLERS ARRIVED AT JINDERA FROM ADELAIDE BY WAGONS IN 1867 THEY FOUND THE WATTLE AND DAUB COTTAGE EXACTLY WHERE IT IS NOW, ( IN THE GROUNDS OF THE JINDERA MUSEUM ), WHICH MEANS THAT THIS COTTAGE COULD DATE BACK TO THE 1840'S, WHICH CERTAINLY MAKES IT THE OLDEST REMAINING ORIGINAL COTTAGE OR HOUSE IN THE ENTIRE ALBURY DISTRICT.
You may see inside this cottage today and it really brings back the hard times the pioneers put up with.
Bandianna Army Museum, Wodonga
The monument to one of Australia's greatest Heros is located in Benalla near the Broken River and the Rose Gardens.
These huge birds of prey can be seen in and around El Dorado.
At Marysville Tourist Info Centre there is a Wedge Tail Eagle mounted near the rafters overlooking all the tourists. Marysville Tourist Information
These famous brand china impliments can be seen at the Chiltern Grapevine Museum.
Ace Swim & Fitness Centre 0260 402 377
Feelgood Fitness Centre 0260 216 544
Wodonga Sports & Leisure Centre 0260 591 522
Bodyflex Gymnasium and Aerobics Centre, Benalla, 0357 625 880
Freestyle Fitness Centre, Mansfield, 0357 751 950
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES
The Rutherglen Museum has a full set of the instruments used by government officials to check the storekeepers weights and measures. These are in immaculate condition, and are accurate to the grain. These complicated or precise instruments would have weighed a ton to carry around, and it is well worth a look to see how magnificently they were made.
24 grains equals 1 pennyweight
20 pennyweights equals 1 ounce
16 ounces equals 1 pound
14 pounds equals 1 stone
2 stone equals 1 quarter
4 quarters equals 1 hundredweight
5 quarters equals 1 load
20 hundredweights equals 1 ton
WHARFDALE PRINTING PRESS 1887
Chiltern Printing Museum ( Chiltern )
WHITE WATER RAFTING
Upper Murray White Water Rafting, Khancoban, 0260 769 566
Rapid Decents White Water rafting, Khancoban, 1800 637 486
Alpine Nature Rambles, Falls Creek, 0357 583 492
High Country Expeditions, Porepunkah, 0357 562 498
Brunovski's Adrenaline Sports & Hire, Wodonga, 0260 561 388
The Ritz Tavern, Albury, 0260 414 484
Birallee Tavern, Wodonga, 0260 594 666
Edwards Tavern, Wodonga, 0260 561 356
Buffalo Mountain Wines Glenrowan - Taste the products of 30 wineries
Ettamogah Winery, Ettamogah, 0260 262 366
Giaconda Vineyard, Beechworth, 0357 270 246
Pennyweight Winery, Beechworth, 0357 281 747
Sorrenburg Winery, Beechworth, 0357 282 278
Boynton's of Bright, Porepunkah, 0357 562 356
Buffalo Mountain Wines - Taste 30 wineries products
Auldstone Cellars, Taminick, 0357 662 237
Baileys Bundarra Vineyards, Glenrowan, 0357 662 392
Booth's Taminick Cellars, Taminic, 0357 662 282
H J T Vineyards, Glenrowan, 0357 662 252
Woomargama Vineyards, Woomargamma, 0260 205 212
Avalon Vineyard, King Valley, 0357 293 629
R B & L Carson, Cheshunt, King Valley, 0357 298 333
Chrismont Winery, Whitfield, King Valley, 0357 298 342
Collina Del Re , Whitlands, King Valley, 0357 297 667
Dal Zotto Vineyard, Cheshunt, King Valley, 0357 298 321
King Valley Wines, Moyhu, King Valley, 0357 279 519
La Cantina King Valley Corsini Vineyard, King Valley, 0357 293 615
Brown Brothers Milawa Winery, 0357 205 500
Ciavarella Wines, Oxley, 0357 273 384
John Gerhig Wines, Oxley, 0357 273 395
Read's Oxley Winery, Oxley, 0357 273 386
Delatite Winery, Mansfield, 0357 752 922
Mantirri Blueberry Farm and Winery
Adams & Bailey, Myrtleford, 0357 522 349
De Grazia, Myrtleford, 0357 521 252
All Saints Estate, Wahgunyah, 0260 331 922
Andersons Winery, Rutherglen, 0260 328 111
Buller & Son Winery, Rutherglen, 0260 329 660
Campbell's Winery, Rutherglen, 0260 329 458
Chambers Rosewood Winery, Rutherglen, 0260 328 641
Cofield Wines, Wahgunyah, 0260 333 798
Fairfield Vineyard, Rutherglen, 0260 329 381
Gehrig Brothers Winery, Barnawartha, 0260 267 296
Jones Winery, Rutherglen, 0260 328 496
Lake Moodemere Vineyards, Rutherglen, 0260 329 449
Morris of Rutherglen, Rutherglen, 0260 267 303
Mount Prior Winery, Rutherglen, 0260 265 591
Pfeiffer Wines, Wahgunyah, 0260 332 805
St Leonards Vineyard, Wahgunyah, 0260 331 004
Stanton & Killeen Wines, Rutherglen, 0260 329 457
Sutherland Smith Winery, Rutherglen, 0260 328 177
Warrabilla Wines, Rutherglen, 0260 357 242
Park Wines, Allans Flat, 0260 271 564
Schmidts Strawberry Winery, Allans Flat, 0260 271 454
The Yackandandah Sound Museum has a few old wirelesses on display.
Wishing Well, Marysville, Lady Talbot Drive
St Ronans Well, Black Spur, Narbethong
WODONGA TOURIST ATTRACTIONS
Things to do and see in Wodonga
WOODEN WASHING MACHINES
The region has a great display of turn of the century wooden washing machines and wooden wash troughs.
Albury Wodonga Woodcrafters, Wodonga, 0260 241 600
Ovens Valley Woodturning Centre, Myrtleford, 0357 521 306
Big Chief's Trading Post, Albury, 0260 215 520
Wangaratta Woolen Mills, Wangaratta, 0357 212 111
WORLD'S LARGEST BARBIE DOLL
WORLD'S LARGEST ROLLING PIN
Henrie's Wodonga Bakery, Wodonga,0260 241 248
WORLD'S ONLY ROMANY VARDO
The only one of its type in the World
WORLD'S ONLY SHAND STEAM FIRE ENGINE
The only one of its type in the World
Australian Worm Organics, Tatong, 0357 672 319
Garden State Worm Growers, Wangaratta, 0357 257 271
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