The perfect little town for your High Country retreat

Harrietville tourist information

Whilst staying at Mountain View enjoy the peace and tranquility of the Harrietville township and explore the reminders of the Gold mining era the town was founded on.Take time to stroll the streets of Harrietville and visit:

Lavender Farm and Devonshire teas

Grannies Pantry

Homemade jams, sauces and other delicacies

Trout Farm

Guided tour or catch your own dinner!

Harrietville Museum

And walk around to see the town’s historic info boards

Tronoh Dredge Hole – swimming Lake

View the historic display, go yabbying or swimming!

Blueberry Farm

Pick your own in-season

Morrie’s Ice-creamery

Homemade ice-creams made on site at the shop

Mountain Bike riding

Canoeing on lake

Abseiling, River Tubing

Local cafes

Enjoy a coffee at Bellas Cafe or the Harrietville General store (fuel available)

Joop’s Jetty

Local walks

Our High Country setting gives us proximity to many beautiful walks to suit all competencies.


Old Gold Mines

Walk to old gold mine sites See the Chinese gold diggings


Alpine National Park

Walk up along the Ovens River into the Alpine National Park


West Ovens River Walk


Bon Accord Walk

To Washington Creek


Bungalow Spur

Walk to Mt Feathertop