The Porepunkah town centre offers all the conveniences you could need. Stroll along the river or Rail Trail to a fabulous cafe, enjoy a meal at the local pub, or head to a nearby winery. The riverside foreshore has a great park with toddler pool, so everyone can join in the summer fun. Nearby Mount Buffalo National Park and the Buckland Valley offer a broad array of year-round activities and experiences.
Peaceful Porepunkah is the perfect holiday destination
Just minutes from Bright, Porepunkah is a peaceful town which offers easy access to a wide range of High Country activities and experiences.
Located on the Ovens River and with Mount Buffalo as its backdrop, Porepunkah is the ideal family holiday location with lots of things to do. In summer, take your children down to the Ovens River for a swim and a picnic, or kick back and enjoy a meal at the recently refurbished Porepunkah Pub or Rail Trail Cafe. Enjoy a ride or walk along the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail, or head to nearby Feathertop or Ringer Reef wineries to sample their fine wines.
For the more adventurous, head out to the nearby Porepunkah Airport for a tandem microlight flight or a helicopter ride above the mountains and valleys. History also abounds in the Buckland, with its gold mining past still clearly evident at the cemetery.
Mount Buffalo is a short drive from Porepunkah, with the trip half the experience. In the warmer months, enjoy wildlife watching and crystal clear waterfalls – you may even find a secret spot to take a dip. Enjoy a picnic lunch at one of the many picturesque lookouts before enjoying a hike, explore the grounds of the old Buffalo Chalet for a little history, or hit the road with two wheels for an exhilarating ride. For those who would like to see the mountain from a different angle, why not try abseiling or a caving tour. In Winter, Buffalo is the much loved family snow mountain with a great, gentle toboggan and ski run perfect for the littlies or beginners.
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