Pipers River wine region
Lilydale is located near one of the finest niche vinyard regions in the country. Pipers Brook, only 10 minutes drive are in the process of becoming organic, offering meals and wine tastings. The Bio-dynamic Brookeden Vineyard www.brookeden.com.au, Dalrymple www.dalrymplevineyards.com.au , Jansz Providence Vineyard at Lalla Rd and Delamere Vineyards all offer wine tastings.
Bridestowe Estate Lavender Farm
This historic property is located approximately 30 minutes from the mountain and, apart from its acres of lavender that flower in November and December, it has a gift shop, café and picnic areas for visitors.
Yondover Farmhouse Cheeses
Yondover is a working goat dairy where a variety of goat cheeses are produced on site. Visitors are welcome to view the goats being milked, purchase cheeses and have a light meal at the café.
This world famous Barnbougle Dunes 8 hole Golf Course is located some 5 minutes from the seaside village of Bridport. It offers full restaurant and bar facilities with views over Bass Strait, not to mention stunning links on which to play golf.