Located in the heart of Chiltern, Victoria
Come and visit..
Chiltern (the birthplace of Sir John "Black Jack" McEwen: Born: Chiltern -29 Mar 1900 , the 18th Prime Minister of Australia) is a 3 hour drive north of Melbourne , perfect stopover, located midway Sydney/Canberra/Melbourne between the towns of Beechworth and Rutherglen , Albury and Wangaratta.
Whether your indulgence be wineries, produce, cycling, birdwatching - the endangered Regent Honeyeater, bush walking through the old Magenta Gold Mine site or Mount Pilot National Park , researching your Chiltern family history or studying the wonderful collection of local history at The Athaneum, art studios, gold mining era, The Star Picture Theatre, Henry Handel Richardsons' Lake View House, Yendobba Aboriginal Art Site, all offering an intriguing insight into our national history. Perhaps romantic time-out, girls weekend or simply "me time"! A Chiltern Wedding? "Collectable" shopping may also interest you!
We attempt to pay homage to the history of the building and the town. Chiltern accommodation B and B *breakfast Strictly by arrangement. Built in 1868 on the site of the original Post Office, the building now housing Chiltern Cottage and Indigo Suite has provided many services to Chiltern and community throughout her history. The parents of the current owner (*proudly fifth generation on Chiltern soil!) made Chiltern Cottage their first home in 1948, and are delighted to see her as lovingly restored Chiltern accommodation and connected once again to the family,71 years hence!