Axedale Tavern and Coffee House.
Axedale is situated on the McIvor Hwy just a 20 minute drive from both Bendigo and Heathcote.
Axedale has a General Store, Tavern and Coffee House along with a Gallery and Golf Links.
Axedale provides access to the Campaspe river for fishermen although the river tends to be shallow around the Axedale township. The river is much deeper just out from the River Gardens Bed and Breakfast.
Google map of Axedale.
Bendigo in central Victoria has so much to offer. With great shopping, restaurants, pubs and clubs you will be sure to enjoy yourself.
Bendigo has several popular tourist attractions including the Golden Dragon Museum, the Central Deborah Gold Mineand the Bendigo Pottery.
The Bendigo Jockey Club, Harness Racing Club and Greyhounds all have regular meetings. Harness and Greyhounds are only a 15 minute drive from River Gardens.
Heathcote in Central Victoria.
Heathcote could seriously claim to be the wine centre of Victoria.
Producing mainly red wines, the Heathcote district is becoming a popular weekend destination for wine aficionados. You'll find many cellar doors around Heathcote.
Heathcote provides a country town shopping experience. Try Gaffney's Bakery in High Street, you won't regret it.
For more on Heathcote visit the Tourist Information Centre.