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An aerial view of the Beechworth Asylum, considered one of the most haunted places in Australia
Australia’s Most Haunted Regional Places
Dark tourism came to the fore in the mid-90s and has continued to gain momentum over the past two decades. People love nothing more than visiting the sight of some past historical horror and discovering the macabre details of what happened.  While Australia isn’t known as a haven for those interested in dark tourism, although…
Two loaves of bread fresh from the oven at RedBeard Bakery in Trentham.
The Best Bakeries in Regional Victoria
There's nothing quite like a country bakery. Quaint, laden with baked goods, and adorned with stickers from when they won 'Best Vanilla Slice' in 2007. Victoria is a big place and has a plethora of excellent bakeries, but here we're looking for the absolute best bakeries in regional Victoria. ALSO READ: Where to Find the…
Gumbuya Dreaming: A Fusion of Indigenous Storytelling and Digital Art at Gumbuya World
This winter, Gumbuya World is set to host a spectacular event that blends traditional First Nations storytelling with state-of-the-art technology. Gumbuya Dreaming, created by the acclaimed Indigenous artist Wayne Quilliam, promises to be a unique celebration of Indigenous culture in Victoria. Running from June 8 to July 21, this inaugural event will take visitors on…
Gold Prospecting in Victoria, Where to Strike it Rich
The allure of gold has captivated humanity for millennia. In Australia, the discovery of gold in Victoria in 1851 triggered a historic gold rush, forever shaping the state's social and economic landscape. Today, Victoria remains a popular destination for recreational gold prospecting, also known as fossicking. Recent years have seen a significant increase in gold…
All-You-Can-Eat Pizza Hut, We Have to Go Back
There's a moment from my childhood that bounces around my brain constantly. I often bring it up whenever the words 'Pizza Hut' are uttered, or there's reference to an all-you-can-eat type situation. The moment, happened inside the dine-in Pizza Hut in Traralgon, at one of the many birthday parties in that establishment. A place where…
Shopfront of Nagambie Brewery and Distillery.
The Best Places to Eat in Nagambie
Over the past few years, the Victorian lakeside town of Nagambie has grown in popularity. Always popular over summer due to its proximity to Lake Nagambie and its various watersport opportunities, Nagambie has now become an all-year-round tourist proposition due to new venues opening in town such as the Nagambie Brewery and Distillery and the…
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