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Why come visit the charming town of Yarragon and its surrounds

Dreamy countryside vibes belize Yarragon's proximity to the Big Smoke, find out the best way to experience a few days in this charming village.

By news@gippsland - 7th March 2022 - Back to News

The city skyline fades in your rearview mirror as you head east along the M1. Gippsland's horizon opens out before you, revealing seemingly endless skies hovering above lush countryside. Patchwork landscapes dotted with checkerboard cows belies the distance from the Big Smoke. Yarragon is only 90 minutes from Melbourne's CBD, but has an unmistakable country feel.

Yarragon itself is worthy of a stay in its own right, but it also makes a fabulous base to explore the surroundings

Yarragon itself is worthy of a stay in its own right, but it also makes a fabulous base to explore the surroundings

Around town

Set back from the highway this charming village has shops to browse, sensational alfresco dining and an artsy vibe. Get your browsing game on with collectables and antiques at Utter Clutter and Vintage Market, and clothing, homewares and jewellery from Nickelby's and Wardrobe in the Lane.

Utter Clutter is literally bursting with so many goodies, and with more being brought in each week, the shop is full of goodies for that special person in your life

Utter Clutter is literally bursting with so many goodies, and with more being brought in each week, the shop is full of goodies for that special person in your life
If you find yourself passing Yarragon please drop by. Itís been so great to seeing so many people out & about enjoying themselves again H2: Art and gallery

If you find yourself passing Yarragon please drop by. It's been so great to seeing so many people out & about enjoying themselves again

Art and gallery

Get your art fix from Town & Country Gallery's swoon-worthy collection of sculptures, paintings, glass work and jewelery then cross the highway to the Station Gallery & Community Arts Hub.

A beautifully curated gallery promoting Australian artists, designers & makers, situated in the heart of Yarragon tourist village

A beautifully curated gallery promoting Australian artists, designers & makers, situated in the heart of Yarragon tourist village

Curious minds should head to The 3 Cheeky Monkeys store for an enviable range of creative toys, games, puzzles and activities. The old fashioned style lolly shop, Pennyworth O'Lollies is stocked floor-to-ceiling with mouth watering delights.

Eat and drink

Check out The Shot House who roast their own coffee beans and perfect them with a range of organic milks. There are fresh, healthy meals served at Cafe Piccolo and Fozigobble Cafe to complement their smooth coffees (or green smoothies).

They roast their own coffee, come and enjoy one, buy some beans, browse our machines and equipment

They roast their own coffee, come and enjoy one, buy some beans, browse our machines and equipment

Head to Gippsland Food & Wine for your Devonshire tea and all your delicatessen needs, including a large range of local wines. The Yarragon Hotel takes bistro dining up a notch, with crisp white linen tablecloths and silverware to complement the range of gastropub dishes, as well as the traditional pub favourites.

Wardrobe in the lane is a fabulous range of clothing, jewellery and homewares located in the Village Walk, Yarragon

Wardrobe in the lane is a fabulous range of clothing, jewellery and homewares located in the Village Walk, Yarragon

Pictures from Visit Gippsland Facebook page.


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