Sure, every country town probably has a bakery claiming their version is the national champ. But the sweet treat created here is the official best.
Ballarat is using the skills and craftmanship of the past to forge a bright future.
There's something romantic about being on board a paddlesteamer, unless you're the poor engineer.
With glorious glamping, cosy bush breaks and lavish inner-city stays, there's something for everyone as Victoria begins to blossom once more.
No-one appreciates glamping more than the life-long camper.
Bendigo, it seems, is big enough to have a spread of good eating and attractions, but still small enough to offer old-fashioned country hospitality.
Below this Australian town the Central Deborah mine's bewildering network of tunnels goes down 411 metres. And other mines here are three times as deep.
National Gallery of Victoria's Director, Tony Ellwood shares his favourite getaway spot.