Bringalbit Country Retreat
Bed And Breakfast - Kyneton, VIC
The historic homestead at Bringalbit is an experience in itself. The solid stone house was originally a woolshed gracefully remodelled in the early 1900's into the stately home it is today.
Bringalbit Country Retreat is a unique part of Australia rural history and the setting is stunning. Nestled in the rolling granite hills inland from the Great Dividing Range some 30 kms NNW of Mt. Macedon in Victoria, your visit to the Daylesford and Macedon Ranges region is not complete without a visit to Bringalbit’s historic gardens and homestead.
The 10 acres of gardens surrounding the 1870′s granite homestead include a large lake, traditional hedges, orchard, roses, massive conifers, oaks, rockery and surprises around every corner. Bring a picnic and enjoy the native birdlife by the lake, as well as peacocks, guinea fowl and a menagerie of farm animals. A walk behind the gardens takes you to a panorama of the area’s huge boulders throughout the rural vista.
Bed and Breakfast accommodation with sumptuous country cooking, and self contained farm cottages are available for your romantic holiday in the country. Only 18km from Kyneton train station Bringalbit Country Retreat sits amidst an array of attractions for the wine and food buffs including award winning cafes and restaurants, vineyards and wineries, farmers markets. Art and craft galleries, boutiques, antiques shops and museums are also popular local attractions. Major events in Kyneton include:
• Kyneton’s Kids Day Out – January
• Kyneton Horticultural Show – March
• Daffodil and Arts Festival – September
• Kyneton Agricultural Show – November
• Kyneton Cup – first Wednesday in November
• Budburst, Macedon Ranges Wine and Food Celebration – November
• Christmas Race Day – December