Woodend is the last stop on your country drive before looping back to Gisborne or onto Melbourne.
Herey ou can stretch your legs with a tranquil stroll under the autumn leaves along Five Mile Creek. If you’ve got littlies, take them to the fab Woodend Children’s Park for a play.
This charming village also offers great shopping, country pubs, cafes and bakeries.
Swing by New Leaves Bookstore for a new read, or drop into the fabulous Mort & Pestle kitchen shop if you’re a lover of quality kitchenware and accessories.
Woodend General is a beautiful store for clothing and gift ware, while Endangered is a unique shop that exclusively sells 100% Australian made goods.
While you’re here, pick up an autumn plant from the wonderful Woodend Nursery.
When you’re ready to chill, drop by Holgate Brewhouse Tap Room and their state-of-the-art distillery for a craft beer tasting. Or relax by the fire at The Victoria Hotel with a glass of local wine and wood-fired pizza.
Note: This drive can also be done in reverse from Woodend or Hanging Rock.