VIC Tourism welcomes Bogong Village in Bogong, find and discover wonderful places to visit in Bogong.Bogong Village is a beautiful place to stay, nestled in the foothills of the Victorian Alps, halfway between Mt Beauty and Falls Creek. Twenty six self-contained holiday cottages, originally built for workers of the Kiewa hydro scheme, but now renovated and available for rent. Two, three and four bedroom cottages sit on the side of a valley overlooking Lake Guy within established mountain gardens, surrounded by the Alpine National Park. A short uphill drive from the village takes you to Falls Creek for downhill and cross country skiing in winter. Take a 240 kilometre road trip across some of Australia?s highest roads, heading uphill through Falls creek and Anglers rest to Omeo, and then back through Mt Hotham Bright and Mt Beauty and all the little places in between. A short downhill drive from the village takes you to Mt Beauty and the Kiewa Valley where you can enjoy the delights of the eateries and wineries or if you?re feeling more adventurous, play golf, go horse riding, gliding or paragliding. The historic gold mining towns of Harrietville, Yackandandah and Beechworth are also within easy reach. A stay in Bogong Village can be as adventurous or as relaxing as you wish....
Bogong Village has some interesting information on why Australia is called the land down under?
Australia is known as 'the land Down Under' for its position in the southern hemisphere. The discovery of Australia began when European explorers searched for land under the continent of Asia. Before Australia was discovered, it was known as Terra Australis Incognita the unknown southern land.
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