6 Things You Can Enjoy In Beechworth
By: Neha Thu, 08 Dec 2022 6:16:08
Beechworth is situated in the North-East part of Victoria, Australia. With all other nearby towns having a new and urban look, Beechworth is still the same way as it was back in the days. Amazing, Isn’t it? With small homegrown wineries, national parks, B&B’s of the locals, experience what it is like to be a part of the town. Planning a vacation to Australia? Then yes, you must-visit Beechworth. Here are the Top 6 things to do while tiptoeing around Beechworth, Australia.
# Visit the Telegraph Station
The telegraph station was built in 1858. It is one of the well-preserved buildings which make up for the Beechworth Historic & Cultural fame. The Telegraph Station is also a well-known home to the pioneering work of the early surveyors who planned the well laid out streetscape of Beechworth. Today, the building remains one of the busiest telegraph stations in the world, supported by the International Morse Code Fraternity.
# Visit the Flame Trees
The flame trees are located at a quick 5 km spin down the Rail Trail from Beechworth towards Everton at the old Baarmutha railway station site. Alternatively, it is a short drive from downtown Diffey Road till the rail trail crossing and car parking.
# Ride at Republic of Northeast Victoria
The Ride Republic of North East Victoria is a cycling business based on the Old Beechworth Gaol. The Republic of north east victoria is the perfect place to start and finish all of your rides with plenty of room to park your bike. Grab a quick coffee for refreshment to boost your energy level before you head off. The ‘republic’ is a place for riders, no matter which path you choose to take and no matter whether Dirt, mud or road. This place is located at Williams Street, Beechworth VIC 3747, Australia. You can ride the train from 9 AM to 2 PM from Sunday to Friday as it remains closed on Saturdays.
# Enjoy a picnic at the George Kerferd
Right at the heart of the Beechworth Gorge Scenic Drive is a unique summer picnic spot called the gorge. This place is located at Albert Road, Beechworth VIC 3747, Australia. You can choose your own adventure to drive, cycle or walk till the bridge. Park your bikes or cars, and carefully make your way down to the smooth granite beds made by the pools and falls of Spring at the George.
# Gravel and Backroad Cycle Tours
The Gravel Mob routes to the main roads and backroads are made to link the local towns and villages. This place is located at Old Beechworth Gaol, Williams Street, Beechworth VIC 3747, Australia. This place remains open from 9 AM to 3 PM for seven days a week. Usage of road bikes is pretty much possible as they can easily go on gravel and even off-road. The self-guided Gravelmob has a range of self-guided day rides which go around Beechworth. It caters all types of riders and the experience is real fun! The routes located here showcase the excellent gravel riding.
# Evenings at Lake Sambell
Lake Sambell is a short stroll from the centre of Beechworth and is a picturesque recreation reserve. It is also a popular venue for water and boating activities. It was originally the site of the Rocky Mountain Mining Company. In the late 1920s, this area was recreated into a recreational lake and reserve for the residents and visitors of Beechworth. This place is located at Caravan Park, no.20, Peach Drive, Beechworth, VIC, Australia 3747.