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Half-Day or Full-Day Private Guide Hire from Melbourne
"With your guide and group of between 1-8 people choose between a group tour of 4-hours or 8-hours with the flexibility to choose your own itinerary.Possible itineraries include shopping tours Healesville Sanctuary (animals) wineries in either the Yarra Valley or Red Hill region Phillip Island to see the penguins the Great Ocean Road to see the Twelve Apostles Point Nepean/Mornington Peninsula and general tours of Melbourne to see local attractions and suburbs including St Kilda
From AUD100.00
 
Melbourne Combo: Great Ocean Road plus Healesville Sanctuary and Puffing Billy and Melbourne Attraction Pass
"Great Ocean Road Classic Tour: Experience the thrill of a classic road trip along the Great Ocean Road one of the world's most scenic coastlines. Take in spectacular views as the historic route winds along Victoria's southwest coast passing long golden beaches rugged sandstone cliffs and the coastal towns of Lorne and Apollo Bay. Take in panoramic coastal views and enjoy a traditional Aussie lunch at the Cape Otway Lighthouse mainland Australia's oldest surviving lighthouse. Take in the luscious green surrounds of the Otway Ranges rainforest and some of Australia's oldest eucalyptus trees as we continue along our journey. Step down to the beach at Gibson's Steps gateway to the 12 Apostles! Immerse yourself in the history of the cruel Shipwreck Coast with a stroll along the historic beach at Loch Ard Gorge. Last but certainly not least the world famous 12 Apostles
From AUD289.00
 
Australia Multi-City Attractions Pass
"With the Australia Multi-City Attractions Pass you can see Australia’s best attractions at your own pace. There are more than 140 attractions and activities to choose from allowing you to create your own itinerary and save up to 50% on top attractions tours museums venues and more in Australia’s most popular destinations – Sydney Melbourne
From AUD180.00

More Things to Do in Walhalla

The village

In its time there were 3,000 plus people here. Whilever gold fever is around, there will be people. They supported 10 hotels, always a yardstick of how a town was doing in early Australia.Ned Stringer...
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iandsmith
Mar 29, 2007

On top of it all

There's a really neat walk. One end of it starts from adjacent to the rotunda. At the top of the stairs if you turn right you go straight to the Long Tunnel Gold Mine (see earlier tip). This operated...
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iandsmith
Nov 17, 2006

Put yourself in hospital

Pearson Memorial Hospital is in this picture. You'll probably have to blow it up and look carefully in the top right hand corner where you'll notice a fine edifice peeping through the trees.William...
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iandsmith
Oct 17, 2006

Others

There's lots of little interesting things to see on the walk, the poppet head of the Long Tunnel Gold Mine for one and the whimsical sign (pic 2) giving directions to places only a handful would ever...
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iandsmith
Oct 17, 2006

Social life, almost gone

A brass band was a major player in the social life of towns such as this. They still survive in some places to this day though, somewhat sadly in my opinion, we prefer to sit in front of a screen for...
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iandsmith
Oct 16, 2006

Living and dying in fantasy land

That's the thing about gold mining towns, poverty persists alongside plenty and one of the more distressing ramifications of living here was the amount of young children that died during or just after...
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iandsmith
Oct 16, 2006
 
 
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Wonderful history

No less a scribe than noted English novelist, Anthony Trollope, visited in 1872 and was surprised to see a piano and a billiard table. He said, "..the mountains were so steep that it was often...
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iandsmith
Oct 09, 2006

Long Tunnel Extended Gold Mine

This is an old gold mine where you can actually go underground and see how it used to be.This rejuvenated mine, and I know this because my youngest son's company had a hand in the occupational health...
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iandsmith
Oct 08, 2006

Historic cemetery

Rated Australia's most unusual cemetery by locals, though there would be some competition for that, it sits on the side of a 45 degree precipitous slope.There have been over 1,100 burials here though...
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iandsmith
Oct 08, 2006

Ride the railway

This is claimed to be Australia's most scenic railway and it's hard to dispute that when you're riding along it. Cut into a small canyon it certainly rates high on a picturesque scale, let alone being...
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iandsmith
Oct 08, 2006

Hiking around Town

Because this is off the beaten track, there are not a lot of people exploring this old gold mining community. There are plenty of tracks around town to take you to the top of the hills and overlook...
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lesaandbill
Jan 08, 2006

Train Ride

What an experience...out in the middle of nowhere...we stumbled across this cute town...with a train that took about 1.5 hours return for travel between 2 towns. We'd recommend this inexpensive $12AUD...
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lesaandbill
Jan 08, 2006

Top Hotels in Walhalla

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Main Road, Walhalla, 3825, AU
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MAIN ROAD, Walhalla, VI 3825
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Top 5 Walhalla Writers

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"Walhalla - more than just a one horse town"
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"WALHALLA S.W. VICTORIA"
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