Hot Air Balloon
Take a hot air balloon adventure over Mansfield district at dawn and experience a glorious sense of freedom and adventure. Surrounded by rolling hills you will fly over Riverfield, Delatite and Broken Rivers with spectacular views down to the northern reaches of Lake Eildon, Mt Timbertop, Mt Buller and the Great Dividing Range. To book contact Goldrush Ballooning
Visit the Adventure centre
Follow the trails of cattlemen driving their herds to surrounding mountain pastures and enjoy spectacular views from Craig’s Hut and Power’s Lookout. Gallop from the summit of nearby Mount Buller to relive moments from The Man from Snowy River.
Base yourself in Mansfield for all-season adrenaline kicks, including mountain biking, rock climbing, and four-wheel driving. Bushwalk across plains of wildflowers, cast a line into the Howqua and Delatite rivers or try canoeing and white water rafting.
Two wheels, all terrain
Whether you’re into road riding, mountain biking or just a casual pedal between villages, Mansfield and the surrounding region has plenty of options on offer. Take in the changing Alpine landscapes on a ride down country highways, enjoy some of the best downhill and cross country tracks in Victoria on nearby Mt Buller or cruise the Great Victorian Rail Trail at your own pace.
Vineyards and tabletops
With a wide selection of cafes and fine dining opportunities, just settle in and discover the local culinary scene for yourself. Find great local coffee and visit regional vineyards, which are producing rich, weighty chardonnay, crisp riesling and superb sparkling wine.
Alpine Skiing & Snowboarding
Whether you’re a beginner, an expert or a freerider, Mt Buller has something for everyone.
Mount Buller also has some brilliant advanced terrain including the popular Federation, Wood Run, Men’s and Women’s Downhill, McLaughlin’s Shoulder and Cow Camp.
If you are not into skiing or boarding, there is plenty of snowplay fun to be had on the mountain.
Waterskiing & Watersports
Lake Eildon is a waterskiing and wakeboarding dream.
Enjoy a great day of water-skiing and wakeboarding fun on Lake Eildon with Goughs Bay a 15 minute drive from Riverfield Homestead.
Horse Riding and Trail Rides
Expereince high mountain trails, icy mountain streams and the High Country on horseback. There are a range of trail rides available in the area perfect for all levels of experience.