Think you can’t afford a getaway to the Victorian ski fields? Stay off-mountain, save & enjoy! There’s nothing quite like a snow holiday with the kids or friends, but it can be hard on the family budget. By the time you have arranged your ski gear, equipment hire, lift tickets, ski lessons, resort entry, and… Continue reading HOT TIPS for an Affordable Snow Holiday!
Most of us know Harrietville as a peaceful little mountain village nestled at the foot of Mount Hotham, a favourite hideout for outdoor enthusiasts. Well, you are not wrong, but there’s more to discover about this quaint little town. For those of you that remember the hair-raising dirt road that led to Mount Hotham, it’s… Continue reading What to do in Harrietville – Town Highlight
If you are planning an indulgent getaway, Bright and the surrounding Alpine Valley has it all; pristine nature and breathtaking vistas coupled with world-class wining and dining, relaxing day spas, and special romantic experiences. For luxury couples’ accommodation, Bright is home to a vast array of options including cosy cottages, tranquil holiday homes and sprawling… Continue reading Our Top 5 Most Luxurious Properties
While Bright might be famous for its stunning scenery and abundance of outdoor activities, this beautiful town located in the heart of Victoria’s Alpine Valley also provides the perfect opportunity for a weekend dedicated to world-class wining and dining. If you want to sample your way through the best local produce and boutique beverages the… Continue reading Itinerary for a Wining and Dining Weekend in Bright
Victorians love nothing more than a trip to the slopes, and fortunately, in 2022 the Victorian ski slopes are back open and waiting for excited and enthusiastic visitors. While a ski trip always requires planning, this year it requires a little more preparation, even if you’re just doing a day trip. Alpine Valley Getaways is… Continue reading Everything You Need to Know About Planning a Ski Holiday in 2022
Aussies are now taking every opportunity to get away for a quick holiday and explore their own backyard, so regional hidden gems like Bright are no longer the well-kept secret they once were. The secret is well and truly out and Bright and surrounding townships are seeing visitors all year around, attracting return holiday makers and… Continue reading Top New Experiences To Try On Your Next Holiday In Bright
Things are well underway in Bright with more visitors than ever eager to getaway, relax, unwind, let go of 2020 and just get back to enjoying all the good things in life. We’re very excited to see some of our favourite festivals and events back on the calendar, kicking off the new year with the… Continue reading What’s Coming Up In 2021:
We miss you! But we know we have to wait for the next great getaway, the next family escape, the world to get back to normal. Let’s keep the love alive and share your holidays to Bright & Surrounds with us.Give us your fave memories to fake it till we make it. Dig out your beautiful… Continue reading Share your Alpine Valley memories to score a $150 voucher!
Enjoy the vibrancy of Autumn in Victoria’s High Country While the staggeringly beautiful colours of Autumn are a prime reason to visit Bright in the coming months, there’s a diverse array of local celebrations and events that are also worth your attention. Whether it’s the adrenalin-inducing thrill of watching skilled mountain bikers plunge vertically down a mountain; the… Continue reading What’s On In Bright and Surrounds this Autumn
Brighter Days patrons staying in the picturesque town of Harrietville will be able to access an hourly bus service to nearby Bright on the weekend of the popular festival. Harrietville, approximately 20 minutes from Bright on the Great Alpine Road, is the epitome of country charm, offering two popular pubs, cafes, a bakery, and a great selection of… Continue reading Brighter Days Confirms Hourly Bus Service between Harrietville to Bright
Be inspired by a range of exciting summer events in Bright! This summer, whatever activities you enjoy, Bright and the surrounding High Country region offer a broad range of events sure to pique your interest. Whether that’s getting outdoors and experiencing the High Country’s stunning hiking or cycling opportunities, relaxing with a wine while enjoying superb… Continue reading What’s On Around BRIGHT THIS SUMMER