A trip on ya Melvin Star

Visitor numbers to the town have increased over recent years as cyclists detour to ride a loop from the mountain-to-the-murray Rail Trail. Eldorado is popular with day-trippers, horse riding and mountain biking groups. Artists and gemstone fossickers have known about, and visited the area, for many years. There are many enjoyable pastimes available in the locality.

DREDGE WALK

Visit the Heritage Listed Cock’s Eldorado Gold and Tin Dredge Byawatha –Eldorado Road, Eldorado. Read the information panels and then walk around the gold and tin dredge. A downloadable brochure is available at .......

HORSE RIDING

Bring your horse and stay at the Gemstone Caravan Park. Spend your days riding the beautiful hills of the Chiltern-Mt Pilot National Park and Eldorado Town Reserve.

REEDY CREEK

Gold pan and fossick for gemstones along Reedy Creek.

EL DORADO POTTERY

2 Brewers Lane Eldorado Phone: 03 57251542
Drop in and see the studio and wares. Open times vary so make an appointment or take a chance and check to see if it is open.

SEBASTAPOL PARK, WOOLSHED ROAD

Woolshed Road, Sebastopol
Phone: 0357281331
Visit at Sebastopol Park, book in and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea. Ask about the Ned Kelly, Joe Byrne and Aaron Sherritt history of the area. View the collection of mining relics.

MT PILOT ESTATE WINERY

208 Shannons Road, Byawatha Phone: 03 57265434
By appointment only

CYCLING

Ride the rail trail loop of Londrigan Station to Eldorado to Tarrawingee or ride through the scenic Woolshed Valley.

PICNICKING

Pack a picnic basket and find one of our many picturesque spots along the creek for a relaxing time.

BIRD WATCHING

Settle into a leisurely stroll around our hills and creek areas whilst looking and listening for a wide variety of birds. Check out the old and new swing bridges at Wain’s Crossing.