Shakespeare in the Vines, held amongst the spectacular surrounds of Gapsted Wines in Victoria's High Country, is a unique and relaxing way to experience live theatre.
Next year's event, presented by Melbourne-based Essential Theatre, will feature Much Ado About Nothing.
Seated in a natural grass amphitheatre at our vineyard, you'll get to stretch out and not only enjoy one of the Bard's most popular and engaging works, but you'll do so against the backdrop of the picturesque Ovens Valley on a sultry summer's evening. Add one of our specially crafted hampers of fine local foods and premium Gapsted wines, and you have the perfect evening....
Gapsted Wines' cellar door is one of North East Victoria's most vibrant tourist destinations. Located on the Great Alpine Road about five minutes from Myrtleford, its stunning views across the Ovens Valley make it a must do while touring the region.
Over 25 cool climate wines are available for tasting including rare and innovative varieties such as Petit Manseng and Saperavi, along with your favourites; Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Shiraz, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc.
The cellar door restaurant boasts a seasonal a la carte menu, featuring local ingredients sourced from the surrounding gourmet regions. Perfect for an afternoon nibble or indulgent feast, partnered with a glass of your favourite Gapsted wine.
Gapsted Wines hosts regular events throughout the year, including three 'Big Shed' annual sales, Music on the Deck and Shakespeare in the Vines. We're also the perfect venue for weddings and functions - contact the cellar door staff for more information....
Garden Cottage, Stanley is located in the foothills of the Australian Alps in the small township of Stanley, just ten minutes drive from Beechworth.
This one bedroom cottage is beautifully appointed, fully self-contained and great for one or perfect for a couple.
Quiet, content and sustainable right down to the last morsel of compost, drop of tank water and glimmer of solar power, all nestled within an established woodland garden.
The garden was part of the Australia's Open Garden Scheme in 2012 and complements the commercial, organically certified chestnut orchard on the property.
A swimming pool is available to guests to enjoy over the summer months.
Writers, readers, birders, skiers (Hotham and Falls similar distances) and adventurous holiday makers all enjoy the comfort and peace of Garden Cottage and make the most of exploring marvellous north east Victoria.
As an accredited cycle friendly business and as cyclists, your hosts can offer extensive local knowledge, suggestions and information for your cycling holiday.
Please contact Garden Cottage, Stanley, near Beechworth if you would like further information or view their website....
Snowline Fruits is a family owned and operated business with a modern medium density, world class orchard. Their orchard is constantly changing with many different varieties of tree ripened fruits including apples, pears, stone fruit, berries and chestnuts. Local walnuts and honey also available.
Open from 9:00am to 5:00pm daily daily and located 5.5 kilometres from Stanley township on the Stanley / Myrtleford Road.
Guided tours of the orchard are offered by arrangement, and can include morning and afternoon tea. See stunning views of the Victorian mountain ranges (a short walk is required) and brilliant autumn colours against a backdrop of native bushland.
The Farm Shop is situated on the orchard and is surrounded by landscaped gardens. Visits can incorporate a pleasant day trip through Beechworth, Stanley, and then to Myrtleford and the Ovens Valley, taking in some of the best views in North East Victoria....