More Things To Do...

There are heaps of things to do when you stay at Austin Rise.
These are some suggestions…

1. Recreation and Leisure

Heidelberg is well served by golf courses, sports ovals and the Heidelberg Artist’s walking trails which showcase Australia’s first significant art movement. There are cafes, Hotels, restaurants all within walking distance of our B&B.
The famous Heide Museum of Modern Art is just 5 minutes away.

2. Holiday Experiences

Accessible, Family Friendly, Heritage trail, Luxury, Romantic getaway. Appointments can be arranged for massages, beauty treatments and a variety of restaurants within walking distance or a short car ride away.

3. Wine Appreciation

Winery tours available. Heidelberg is in a fantastic location with the Victorian wineries in easy reach. The closest winery is Black Box Winery which has cheese platters available and easy access to the Yarra Valley. To the north is the temperate area of Heathcote, to the west is the wineries of Mt Macedon, Kyneton and Lancefield. To the south-west is Geelong and the rolling hills and surrounding wineries. To the south-east is the Mornington Peninsula and its famous wineries, gourmet food stores and beaches.

4. Still more things to do

1. Shop til you drop in Doncaster Shopping Town 7 kms
2. Explore historic Maling Road boutiques, Canterbury 10 kms
3. Visit the Arts Precinct, St Kilda Road 15 kms
4. Taste the organic food at The Victoria Market 15 kms
5. Walk along the St Kilda Beaches and Esplanade 20 kms
6. Visit Werribee Mansion and Rose Garden 40 kms
7. Explore The Dandenongs, tearooms and ferny gullies 40 kms
8. Delight in the Native animals at The Healesville Sanctuary 50 kms

5. Special Events

Australian Open – January (Melbourne Park)
Banyule Festival – February (Warringal parklands)
Yarra Valley Grape Grazing – February
The Grand Prix – March (Albert Park)
Bells Beach Surfing Festival – Easter
Melbourne International Film Festival – March
Melbourne Food and Wine Festival – April
Melbourne Comedy Festival – May
Melbourne Jazz Festival – May
The Royal Melbourne Show – September
AFL Grand Final – September
Spring Racing Carnival – November
Boxing Day Test Cricket – December (MCG)

We have three bedrooms ideal for the corporate traveller, couples or families as we are flexible about cooking arrangements. Self cater if you wish and enjoy our beautiful kitchen.