Sunday Shorts

Today for our Sunday Shorts we are sticking with the beautiful and enchanting Victorian High Country. Just outside of and easily accessible from the quaint town of Omeo lies the remains of what was once touted as the largest gold sluicing operation in the world. The Oriental Claims Historic Site was operated by the Oriental…

High Country highlights near Omeo

Stunning mountain scenery, country hospitality and fascinating history all make Omeo and the surrounding district a great place to spend a few days. At around 400 kilometres north east of Melbourne in the heart of the Victorian High Country Omeo can best be accessed via the Great Alpine Road from Bairnsdale. If coming from the…