THE autumn sun shines as we soak up the mountain and valley views on the deck of Waddington's at Kergunyah in north-east Victoria.
Justine Costigan hikes her way to the Italian flavours of the high country.
From windswept coastline to lush forests and languid rivers, Kristin Lee discovers the great outdoors.
Sick of the city and the suburbs? Craig Mathieson suggests 10 day trips from Melbourne to put the spring back in your step.
A VINEYARD platter full of local treats seems a perfect choice as we dine on the large deck under an umbrella at the Pickled Sisters Cafe at Wahgunyah, in the heart of the Rutherglen wine region.
Jane Reddy warms to the charms of a mountain resort, even without the snow.
It's amazing what a tar job can do, writes Lee Atkinson, as she discovers one of Australia's most spectacular driving routes.
Robert Upe saddles up for a weekend canter in the Victorian Alps.
Not just for skiing, Victoria's north-eastern corner features scenic mountains and lakes perfect for hiking, cycling or scenic driving. Fuel up on locally produced food and there's also some great wineries.