Ponderosa Bed & Breakfast, Gippsland, Australia

Out and about

  1. In the District
    Right on our doorstep is the "GRAND RIDGE RAIL TRAIL" which wends its way from Boolarra to Mirboo North. Commencing in Boolarra adjacent to "The Old Pub" wine bar and cafe, it terminates in Mirboo North at the award winning "GRAND RIDGE BREWERY" Also in Boolarra is "The Old Mill" site with a number of walking tracks through verdant bush. 3 kms from Mirboo North on the Strzelecki Hwy is "Lyrebird Forest Walk" which gives the visitor to the area an impression of the landscape prior to European Settlement. A walk along the "Little Morwell River" illustrates the remnant temperate rainforest of the area "MORWELL NATIONAL PARK" is a 10 minute drive away. Wonder at the huge trees which used to be predominant before settlement. The famous "GRAND RIDGE ROAD" is close by and along the drive you will encounter "TARRA BULGA NATIONAL PARK"
  2. Dining out
    Although the cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, you may wish to experience a local dining experience. For the adventurous, try Cafe Escargot, where you can sample the escargot, or settle for coffee and cake. "The Old Pub" in Boolarra has a small but varied menu, with local specialties. For good pub food, try Yinnar, Churchill or Mirboo North Hotels. The "Grand Ridge Brewery" at Mirboo North has a well balanced menu and you can taste some of their award winning beers. Apart from a varied menu,Jacican in Mirboo North does cookery demonstrations and cookery classes Visit delectable D'Alliance in Mirboo North for superb coffee and hand made chocolates. For a unique experience visit Inline 4 Cafe with classic motorcycles often on display
Ponderosa Bed & Breakfast

38 Guthries Hill Rd., Boolarra 3870, Victoria, Australia