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Mortchup: Where To Go / Sightseeing

Enfield State Park


Now a haven for wildlife, Enfield State parks was once dominated by tents and diggers from around the world during Victoria's gold rush.

Visit the park in spring and be rewarded by colourful and unusual wildflowers.

Picnic facilities are available at the Surface Point picnic area and at Enfield picnic area. Remote Long Gully, which can be reached by vehicle or on foot from Surface Point, also has a picnic ground. You should bring your own firewood, as it is not always available locally.

The park features many walking tracks of various lengths and terrain. Horses can be ridden on formed vehicle tracks open for public use but must not be taken on walking tracks.

An increasingly popular activity, many opportunities exist for bike riders to experience the park. Bicycles are not permitted on walking tracks, but tracks are available for use.

Conditions can change in parks for many reasons. For the latest information on changes to local conditions, please visit the relevant park page on the Parks Victoria website.

Be bushfire ready in the great outdoors. Refer to the Bushfire Safety section on the Parks Victoria website for tips on how to stay safe.




Misery Creek Road
Enfield, VIC, 3352

Located 23.7K from Mortchup

Ballarat Golf Club


The Ballarat Golf Club has a long and proud history spanning back to 1895 as Australia's oldest continually played golf course. The championship course has been redesigned by Peter Thomson and Ross Perret and provides an outstanding experience for golfers of all levels.

The course has ranked amongst the top 100 public access courses in Australia by Golf Australia magazine in 2011, 2013 and 2015 and achieved rankings in Aus Golf's Top 100 Best Conditions and Course lists for the past three years. The course is fast becoming known as one of the best courses in Regional Victoria.

The club house is home to award winning Greenside bistro and bar, a fully stocked pro shop and modern conference and function facilities. Guests are always welcome and we offer fabulous play and stay packages for visitors.




1800 Sturt Street
Alfredton, VIC, 3350

Located 24.2K from Mortchup

Ballarat Aviation Museum


The Museum is located at Ballarat airport.

Ballarat airport was an RAAF base during and after WW2. The museum is dedicated to the history of aviation.

It has a great collection of aircraft, engines, aviation radios, cameras and aviation memorabilia.

Ballarat Aviation Museum have a knowledgeable team who are happy to provide tours of the museum and to answer your questions.




Airport Road
Mitchell Park, VIC, 3352

Located 24.6K from Mortchup

Mooramong


What better way to spend a Sunday afternoon than exploring the warm and cosy homestead of the late Scobie and Claire Mackinnon. View the opulent decor and furnishing of the home including many art deco objects are curios collected from all over the world.

Built in the early 1860s and remodelled in 1938, this homestead elegantly echoes the lifestyle of D.J.S (Scobie) Mackinnon and his Hollywood screen star wife Claire Adams. This homestead, based on a working farm near Skipton, feels like a lived in home with the photographs, furniture, curios and objects d'art as they were left by the MacKinnons invoking memories of the 1930s, 40s, 50s and 60s.

The 600 acre nature reserve is also home to kangaroos, swamp wallabies and numerous birds including brolgas. Many birds of prey, including wedge tailed eagles, can be seen here.

The Mackinnon Nature Reserve has become one of the leading centres for the re-establishment of the endangered Eastern Barred Bandicoot. There are self-guided walks of the reserve for visitors.

Bring a picnic lunch and roam the extensive gardens, Park and outbuildings or relax and watch the waterbirds on the house dam from the bird hide.

Afternoon tea available.




635 Mooramong Road
Carranballac, VIC, 3361

Located 24.9K from Mortchup

Mortchup: Events

harvFEST2018 - Living Local - Post Harvest Festival


harvFEST will be a great day out for everyone. After a successful 2017, harvFEST will be back bigger and better on Sunday March 4, 2018.

Kids will enjoy a day of activity, giving parents the chance to relax and enjoy everything else on offer.

AFL Football stars will be running a kicking competition on the day and signing autographs.

A fun filled day of local food, beer and wine, live music, market stalls, local producers, sporting clinics and plenty of activities for the kids.

Further details are available via the harvFEST Facebook page.


Event Dates
2018
      4th Mar
      4th Mar


1 Smythe Street
Skipton, VIC, 3361

Located 17.2K from Mortchup

Skipton Market


The Skipton Market is conveniently located on the Glenelg Highway between Ballarat and Hamilton. Skipton is blessed with beautiful parks and gardens and significant historic buildings.

On every second Saturday of the month, Skipton's Mechanics Hall becomes a local produce and shopping hub. Satisfy your tastebuds with homemade cakes, jams and sauces and let your green thumb guide you too your next plant discovery, or finish off that outfit with a unique piece of jewellery.


Event Dates
2017
      9th Dec
2018
      13th Jan
      10th Feb
      10th Mar
      14th Apr
      12th May
      9th Jun
      14th Jul
      11th Aug
      8th Sep
      13th Oct
      10th Nov


Anderson Street
Skipton, VIC, 3361

Located 17.3K from Mortchup

Ballarat Swap Meet


The Ballarat Swap Meet is a unique event where enthusiasts come from all over Australia to buy or sell a tremendous range of parts from cars and motor cycles through to car manuals, tools and other collectibles. The swap meet is conducted each year on the last weekend of February with trading occuring on Friday and Saturday.

There are 2,500 sites set-up beside the Ballarat Airport, on Airport Road. Attendance is always around the 25,000 mark.


Event Dates
2018
      23rd Feb
      24th Feb


Airport Road
Mitchell park, VIC, 3352

Located 24.5K from Mortchup

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