Located only a 3 hour drive from the hustle and bustle of Melbourne, the Grampians is an oasis of natural beauty and fun-filled family activities.


Not sure what to see and do whilst visiting the Grampians?


Below Ronny and Rosa's favorite activities. Did you know Halls Gap has the largest Regional Zoo in Victoria, with over 550 species?  A nine-hole Golf Course as well as the amazing Grampians Adventure Golf.


So much to see and do!


TIP: Not all businesses are open all year around and some of them need to be pre booked, so best to check in with them whilst planning your adventures.

Adrenaline Filled Activities

Not only is the Grampians/Gariwerd ideal to take some time out and get a breath of fresh air, it is the ideal outdoor playground for those of you seeking a bit more of an adrenaline rush. Below Ronny and Rosa's favourite family activities which take you to that next level!


Absolute Outdoors

Absolute Outdoor offers the following adrenaline filled excursions! Rock Adventure (rock climbing and abseiling in one) Abseiling Rock Climbing Canoeing Stand up Paddle Boarding (SUP)

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Ambush Grampians

Tour services, equipment hire, retail items and visual media to complement your time in the Grampians National Park!

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Hangin’ Out in the Grampians

Hangin’ Out offers professional Grampians guided rock climbing tours, courses and adventures, tailored to you and your families abilities. Extremely professional and nurturing! They got the gift of the gap.…

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Other Grampians Activities

9 Hole Golf Course Halls Gap

What a little treasure. It’s the perfect 9 hole golfcourse to just mug around a little, although usual golf etiquette applies. Green fees are $10 and to be paid in…

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Aboriginal Heritage Trail

The Grampians has a rich Aboriginal heritage! Let Ronny and Rosa guide you on a self drive, exploring, discovering and gaining some fascinating insights. MEMBERS ONLY (would nearly go as…

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Ghost Tours Ararat

Not for the faint hearted! Explore exclusive parts of Australia’s largest abandoned lunatic asylum. This is the most in-depth way for you and your family to understand the history of…

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Grampians Adventure Golf

Walking distance from Halls Gap Lakeside and only a 10 minute drive from Grampians Getaway this is sure to be a fun family activity for all ages. With creeks, bridges…

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Grampians Horse Riding

Nothing than good words! As you drive to Brimpean your curiosity will rise and you wont be disappointed. Grampians horse riding does not cater for the little ones, they require…

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Grampians Trike Tours

So so so much fun! Spend an hour on a super cool bike with Graham and mum or dad and explore the Grampians mountains from a whole different perspective!  

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Halls Gap E-Bike Hire

Fun for all ages, all year around! South to North, Halls Gap is connected to Lake Bellfield with a safe and picturesque bike path! Along the way you will pass…

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Halls Gap Walking Tours

This small town has big history! The perfect way to make the most of the season, to get outside, learn a little, and have photos and stories to share. Walking…

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Halls Gap Zoo

Great for all ages. As soon as you step out of your car you will see some of the locals. The peacocks will be wondering around the carpark. Then through…

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We don't think, we KNOW the Grampians has some of the best wineries in Australia, especially for its Shiraz.

Here are our top picks to visit a winery in the Grampians with young children who couldn't think of anything more boring than waiting for their parents to taste some wine. These wineries will guarantees some entertainment for the kids to allow you a few moments to be able to breathe and enjoy that hug in a glass.


Bests Great Western winery and cellar door have an authentic looking cellar door where you can visit the underground storage for their wines in a self guided tour. Outside you…

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Fallen Giants

Close to town, Fallen Giants has an outdoor playground which you can view through the windows of cellar door, and a large grassy area. Pack the football/ soccer ball or…

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Pomonal Estate

Pomonal Estate, located about 20 minutes away by car, has a large indoor area perfectly suited to enjoy lunch and an outdoor area big enough to play a game of…

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Seppelts winery and cellar door has the underground tunnels, 3km in fact that you can take a tour in and learn about the history on how they used to store…

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