Author Archive | Justin Meadows

Flame Robyn Celebrancy Services

Creating special memories Love doesn’t come by too often. To stumble upon it in a worn-out world is just an amazing thing. It deserves a perfect celebration. Flame Robyn Celebrancy Services can lend a hand in planning a wedding that’s meaningful and perfect in every way. Working closely with couples, taking the time to know their history, listening to their personal stories and collaborating with their families—these, combined with Flame Robyn’s insight from years of experience and practice and innate ability to understand what matters to individuals help create a wedding celebration that is truly personalized. One you have always dreamed about. One you will love to remember. Set in the wonderful Victorian High Country, with quality sound system and access to an online fully-populated ceremony builder, you don’t have to worry about the details with Flame Robyn Celebrancy Services. All those will be taken care of. All you have to think about is getting married. Flame Robyn Celebrancy Services […]

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HELP Property Maintenance & Cleaning

Keeping your property spotless, inside and out. Don’t you just wish sometimes that your property—from the rooms to the kitchen to your garden—were self-cleaning? It would be nice to have a manicured lawn, well-tended garden and a squeaky clean house without spending so much time, sweat and energy doing it. Well, you can have the best of both worlds with a little help from HELP. HELP Property Maintenance & Cleaning provides cleaning services that will keep your property in tiptop shape. Saves you the hassle of doing the work yourself and gives you more free time to do other things. HELP offers these exterior maintenance services: Lawn mowing Lawn fertilizing, weed control, re-turfing, leaf and debris removal and other lawn care services Rubbish, hard and green waste removal Hedging, pruning, mulching and garden care Gutter cleaning Curb maintenance These are done using high quality mowers and commercial grade tools to give your lawn that even, professional finish. HELP will also […]

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Alpine Country Cottages – Studio 7

Don’t Get Ready…Just Go! Image sourced from: Alpine Country Cottages – Studio 7 You might be one of the millions of people who think: “I have no time, no budget and no concrete plans!” when it comes to going on a holiday. But holidays don’t always have to be complicated or grand. It could be just a short break from the monotony of your routine; a quick but sweet retreat from all the noise of the city. A stay at Alpine Country Cottages – Studio 7 will help you rediscover the joy in small things: soaking in a double sunken spa, curling up on a leather lounge while watching a movie, spending time in front of the fireplace as you enjoy complimentary wine and chocolates. You can experience all these at the studio and more. With two rooms—each with its own en suite bathrooms, a king-size bed (so you can catch up on lots of sleep!), dressing room, spacious kitchen […]

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Mansfield Spa Retreat

Revitalize. Rejuvenate. Recharge. Slow down. In a world of increasing distractions, people seem to have forgotten how to do this. And though we succeed in doing several things all at once, we don’t really give them the full attention they truly deserve. Sometimes, what we need to do to be more productive and gain perspective is to take things slow. The ideal place to do this is somewhere peaceful and quiet like Mansfield Spa Retreat. With cottages surrounded by four acres of gum trees, gardens and the sound of local bird life, Mansfield Spa Retreat is a place that will help you relax and regain focus. Each cottage is spacious and self-contained. It features a private veranda, a comfortable sitting room and full kitchen. Each cottage also has its own luxurious double spa and wood fire. Mansfield Spa Retreat offers four cottages that can sleep one up to seven people. It’s ideal for a couple’s romantic escape or a family […]

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Mansfield Holiday Letting

Because everyone deserves a break. Holidays may conjure up images of cruise ships, tropical islands and expensive five-star hotels. But giving yourself a break from hard work need not always be fancy or bank-breaking. It could be a few days of quiet, sipping a cup of hot tea while looking over Lake Eildon or walking trails that will reward you with a magnificent view of wildflowers, forests of alpine ash and the Howqua Valley. You can fill your long weekend with an adrenaline-pumping adventure in Mount Buller, try out their impressive lift network, ski slopes that could enthrall beginners and pros alike. Whichever you choose, Mansfield Holiday Letting can provide your holiday rental accommodation that would suit every preference and budget. Having been in the industry for 18 years, Mansfield Holiday Letting has an impeccable reputation of providing a warm and friendly service to guests and landlords. With over 65 holiday homes they manage in Mansfield and its surrounding vicinity, […]

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July 2015

MT BULLER SEASON OPENING CELEBRATIONS Saturday 6th June. Enjoy live entertainment and fireworks as Mt Buller Village celebrates the opening of the 2015 snow season. Festivities kick off at 4pm in the Village Square. Other great events throughout the snow season include Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour on Saturday 27th June, Burton Cattleman’s Rail Jam, 11th July and Mt Buller Sled dog racing 28-29th July.   HIGH COUNRTY ROAST COLLECTION Throughout June. Nothing brings people together like a hearty roast! As part of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival (www.melbournefoodandwine.com.au) join our regional events including: Sunday 7th June – Come’n get Stewed at Magnolia. Slow roasted free range pork and organic vegetable cassoulet in the warmth of Magnolia Mansfield. 6pm. Bookings 5779 1000. Friday 19th June – Slow Roasts and Elegant Reds. Showcasing three courses skilfully put together by famed local chef Stuart Wadsworth. Amongst the Sticks at Goughs Bay. 6.30pm. Bookings 5777 3030. Sunday 21st June – High […]

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June 2015

Historic Display – Mansfield – Mansfield Historical Society, located in the historic old Mansfield Railway Station, has a new exhibition. Open Friday Saturday & Sunday 11am-3pm. Entry by gold coin donation. · Rail Trail Open, Mansfield to Bonnie Doon Now open between Bonnie Doon and Mansfield. Ride or walk some or all of the 22 km scenic Goulburn River High Country Rail Trail through farming country and crossing Lake Eildon at Bonnie Doon. Drinking water is limited along the trail so please carry food and water with you. Refer www.victorianrailtrails.com.au for Trail updates. · Petanque every Saturday at Picnic Point, Goughs Bay – 3.30pm to 5pm. An ideal chance to enjoy the great outdoors! BYO chair and drinks. Boules can be supplied. Open to all ages. · Mansfield Armchair Cinemas – For program and session times visit www.the-mac.com.au/ or call the Cinema on 5775 2049. 1 Chenery Street, Mansfield. · “Bimbi” Car and Memorabilia Museum. An incredible display of restored […]

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May 2015

JAMIESON AUTUMN FESTIVAL Saturday 2nd May. Join the Jamieson community for a fabulous day to celebrate the beautiful AUTUMN FESTIVAL autumn colors at the annual Jamieson Autumn Festival. Showcasing the diversity of skills among local personalities, displays, activities and workshops will include blacksmithing, whip cracking,fly fishing, bush cooking demos, recitals of bush poetry and buskers. View www.jamieson.org.au for full program. ROS RITCHIE AT MAGNOLIA Saturday 2nd May. As part of Aussie Wine month, experience the best of The High Country’s hand crafted wines by award winning wine maker Ros Ritchie; taste the passion from the bottle to the plate. Together with Chef Travis Boltong, a five course menu to challenge your mind & to tease your taste-buds has been created. Magnolia Mansfield, 6.30pm, $110pp. Bookings: Ph 5779 1000. ONE MAN’S SHED Sunday 3rd May. Take a trip down memory lane as Marty Briscoe opens his much renowned shed to the public from 10am-4pm. Authentic Convent spinning wheel will spin again from 12-1.30pm. Sausage sizzle, produce stall. Supporting […]

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April 2015

· Easter activities · Rail Trail The Rail Trail will be open in its entireity from early April. There may be some areas still requiring works.Enjoy the spectacular scenery of North East Victoria while cycling,walking or horse riding the trail. Cross over Lake Eildon on the 385m Bonnie Doon Bridge,traverse through farming country and enjoy the serenity. The trail runs between Mansfield and Tallarook with a spur line to Alexandra, a total of 134kms. Drinking water is limited along the trail so carry food and water with you. See www.victorianrailtrails.com.au for trail updates. · Historic Displays – Mansfield – Mansfield Historical Society, located in the historic old Mansfield Railway Station, has a new exhibition. Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday 11am-3pm. Entry by gold coin donation. – Jamieson – Jamieson and District Historical Society Museum, at the old Jamieson Courthouse – 10am-4pm weekends and public holidays from Nov-May. View the fantastic photographic and historical displays. · Mansfield Library – Tues 3rd […]

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