Lardner is conveniently located an hour and fifteen minutes from Melbourne, with no traffic lights once you leave the city. And once you’re here you are just 10 minutes from our largest town Warragul.

Warragul is home to delicious foodretail shopping, high-quality accommodation and the home of culture in Baw Baw, the West Gippsland Arts Centre.

A small country town with one of our region’s biggest attractions hidden in the undulating green hills, Lardner Park. Lardner Park is one of the largest conference and event centres in Gippsland, boasting 6,000sqm of flexible undercover and outdoor settings with world-class, stunning panoramic views. Hosting events such as Farm World, Beyond the Valley and the World Jousting Championships.

Also found in the Lardner area is one of our finest restaurants Hogget Kitchen. Hogget is the name given to a lamb between weaning and first shearing. It is the time when the meat is at its most tender and flavoursome. Their menu has been designed to work with ingredients that are sourced locally at the peak of their season. The kitchen prepares each element from scratch, using techniques that have been around for generations and to accompany your meal have a glass of wine, the property is home to the oldest vineyard in Baw Baw Shire.

And if you have a taste for delicious produce direct from the source, or more great food, and a tasting of more of the wine our incredible region has to offer, get out and explore, we promise its worth it!

With so much awaiting you, make the most of your trip and find the perfect place to rest your head, we can guarantee after spending a day here you’ll be back for more.

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We love visitors here in Baw Baw so come and visit us today!