In less than 2 hours drive from Melbourne you will arrive in one of the most scenic towns of the region, Neerim South. Set in the hills at the base of Mt Baw Baw it is this picture perfect district that Baw Baw Shire is known for.
Neerim South is a busy tourist town servicing snow traffic in the winter and the gourmet traveller all year round. Drive through the Neerim Bower and into the home of quirky little art and craft galleries and alluring small town charm.
Activities – Neerim South
Head to Glen Nayook for a leisurely walk. It’s a delightful fern gully on the east branch of the Tarago River. And don’t miss a visit to Tarago Reservoir Park. It’s the perfect setting for a picnic or barbecue with family and friends. The picnic area has sloping lawns set amongst bush settings, with lovely views over the reservoir and surrounding landscapes.
Wine and Dine
Whilst in town indulge your taste buds with locally produced cheeses and wines, or enjoy coffee and cake at one of the several cafes in town.
The lush surroundings are so popular with visitors taking a short break they want to stay longer. There are any number of quality B&B’s in the area to satisfy a weekend away in this glorious part of the region.
- Blerick Country Retreat
- Gracefield Farm & Cottages
- Neerim South Caravan Park
- Neerim South Hotel
- Rose Cottage
- Vivere Retreat