Riddell Accommodation, Hotels, Tours & Information
Places nearby Riddell
- Bacchus Marsh
- Balliang East
- Barrys Reef
- Darraweit Guim
- Diggers Rest
- Donnybrook Spa
- Drummond North
- Eden Park
- Fern Hill
- Gisborne South
- Green Hill
- Heathcote Junction
- Hepburn Springs
- Kangaroo Hills
- Leonards Hill
- Little Hampton
- Melton South
- Metcalfe East
- Monegeetta North
- Mount Cottrell
- Mount Egerton
- Mount Franklin
- Mount Macedon
- Mount Prospect
- Mount Wallace
- New Gisborne
- Newlyn North
- Pastoria East
- Pipers Creek
- Porcupine Ridge
- Riddells Creek
- Sailors Falls
- Shepherds Flat
- Simmons Reef
- Spargo Creek
- Spring Hill
- Staughton Vale
- Toolern Vale
- Trentham East
- Upper Macedon
- Upper Plenty
- Wallan East
- Yaloak Vale
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Riddell: Where To Go / Sightseeing
Dromkeen Art Gallery and Tea Room
The collection includes not only finished illustrations and artwork, but also preliminary artworks such as sketches, storyboards and dummy books revealing the creative processes behind book production.
The Tea Room provides coffee, tea, a selection of delicious cakes, devonshire tea, toasted sandwiches, specialty pies and weekly specials such as soup and pasta. Breakfast is served all day on Saturday.
Please visit the website for more information.
1012 Kilmore Road
Riddells Creek, VIC, 3431
Located 8.2K from Riddell
Animal Land Children's Farm
What makes Animal Land so popular with families is that you get to actively hold, pat, feed, ride, milk and truly experience what farm life is like.
Your country life experience begins as you get to meet, greet and interact with all your favourite farmyard animals including cows, sheep, goats, pigs, ducks, chooks, ponies, alpacas, donkeys, deer, turkeys, peacocks, rabbits, guinea pigs and more.
You will enjoy non stop entertainment as you participate in all the farms fun filled activities including milking a cow in the dairy, having a hand led pony ride, taking a tractor ride, feeding the animals and nursing the baby animals too.
Collect the eggs from the chooks, feed the ducks on the dam, go ponding, plant a tree and have a go at growing some seedlings. Even try your luck at farm sports such as poopa scooping.
Located just 30 minutes from the Melbourne CBD, this unrivalled day of family fun is in easy reach.
Animal Land is famous for the sensory experience it offers visitors of all ages and a unique opportunity to get up close and personal with some really cute farm animals.
200 Duncans Lane,
Diggers Rest, VIC, 3427
Located 13.0K from Riddell
Bulla Hill Railway
The railway is situated in a parkland area with picnic tables, children's playground and private picnic area with five picnic shelters, two electric barbecues and a kiosk at the station. There is ample free parking right outside the station building. Wheelchair access to the station and picnic area and a disabled toilet is also available to visitors.
Entry to Bulla Hill Railway is free, although to ride the train there is a small admission price. For more information see the website.
Bulla Hill Railway operates from 12-noon to 4:00pm on the first and third Sunday of each month.
Please note that enclosed footwear must be worn if you wish to ride on the trains.
15 Green Street
Bulla, VIC, 3428
Located 16.0K from Riddell
The Gallery Mt Macedon
The gallery represents a creative gem in the hub of Mt Macedon Village. Members encourage visitors and bus groups.
684 Mount Macedon Road
Mount Macedon, VIC, 3441
Located 16.9K from Riddell
Macedon Regional Park
Mount Macedon is one of the highest peaks in the range and you can enjoy magnificent views from the Mount Macedon Memorial Cross and the Camels Hump viewing platforms.
Before you go
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.
Mount Macedon Road
Mount Macedon, VIC, 3441
Located 17.0K from Riddell
Duneira, Mt Macedon
Duneira is a living cultural centre that aims to invigorate and inspire people of all ages and stages in life. Here you will find rare and historically important botanical plants, the significant library featuring antiquarian books, artwork collection and concert and event series.
The 1875 historic Victorian homestead is in excellent condition and is warm and inviting. Bookings for private functions are most welcome, including tour groups (garden, house, art), student visits, conferences, weddings and staff training days and can help with catering on request.
Enjoy the cultural activities unique in Australia's cultural setting, generously supported by the S.R. Stoneman Foundation, in the manner of the great European and American philanthropic collections.
Come and enjoy. Be inspired.
1 Officer Lane
Mount Macedon, VIC, 3441
Located 17.9K from Riddell
Living Legends: The International Home of Rest for Champion Horses
Located six minutes door to door from Melbourne Airport with free parking, public tours of horses available at 11:00am and 2:00pm daily. An ideal destination for visitors with a Melbourne Airport layover or stop off.
Enjoy Devonshire Tea or coffee in the Woodlands Historic Homestead, smell the roses in the heritage gardens; walk, run, climb or ride your bikes in the surrounding 1,500 acres of bush-land complete with kangaroos and abundant native bird life. Bring a picnic basket, plan a day trip- it's a place where people of all ages can relax and enjoy our legends in beautiful parklands.
Local pick up, tour booking and fully catered formal and informal function packages available year round.
Living Legends is an excellent destination for day trips or corporate functions.
Living Legends is an ideal destinations for all ages- schools, service clubs, and community groups. For more details visit the website.
Greenvale, VIC, 3059
Located 18.6K from Riddell
Macedon Ranges Music Festival
The family-friendly event is 100% volunteer-run and donates 100% of ticket sales directly to the Cambodian Kids Foundation.
The 2017 festival is set to boast an impressive line-up, with headliners Stonefield and Lloyd Spiegel already listed to appear alongside a range of the finest local acts.
The festival appeals to all ages with a diverse range of musical genres from folk and jazz to blues and rock evolving throughout the afternoon and into the evening on the doorstep of the iconic Mount Macedon.
2017 also sees the introduction of a youth stage showcasing some of the region's finest young talent in addition to mini-train rides, jumping castle and other kids' activities.
Keep an eye on the MRMF Facebook page here for the announcement and details of sideshows throughout February in local music venues across the Ranges.
Strictly no BYO.
More information can be found on the Macedon Ranges Music Festival Facebook page or at the website.
New Gisborne, VIC, 3438
Located 10.3K from Riddell
Husqvarna Motorcycles Wildwood Rock Extreme Enduro
Once the main event starts the top 100 riders will battle for three hours on the hardest course Australia has to offer. Spectators get a chance to get up and close to the action all day with riders aiming to takeout their class or the outright win for the PRO class, as well as earn themselves a finishing medal for the day.
With many displays from the event sponsors you can experience the best part of off-road motorcycling and it is only 15 minutes from the Melbourne Airport.
Once at the event spectators have the option to take a shuttle bus from the man made prologue course to the heart of the natural terrain filled with rocks that the riders will endure throughout the three hours.
For further information, visit the website.
227 Feehans Road
Wildwood, VIC, 3429
Located 11.7K from Riddell
Open Garden at Stephen Ryan's garden, Tugurium
It is filled with rare and unusual plants including the Plants Trust national collection of Acanthus, Sambucus and Osmanthsus.
Meander through the woodland plantings, explore the orchard and vegetable gardens - along with the pond and 'cluckingham palace' which houses the ducks and chickens. Plants from Dicksonia rare plants available for sale.
8 Centenary Avenue
Macedon, VIC, 3440
Located 14.2K from Riddell