THE BEST THINGS TO DO
From sampling our region's fresh produce to immersing yourself in the natural beauty of the High Country, we've curated Bright & Surrounds' most popular things to do to help you plan your escape.
TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN BRIGHT
1. Canyon Walk
Stroll along the Ovens River and learn of its gold mining history on the 3km Canyon Walk.
2. Market by the River
Discover local produce and wares at the monthly Make It, Bake It, Grow It Market.
3. Boutique Stores
Spend the day shopping at the boutique stores of Bright’s town centre.
4. River Pool & Splash Park
Go for a swim or a slide at the Bright River Pool and Splash Park.
5. Local Craft Liquors
6. Huggins Lookout
Walk the trail to Huggins Lookout for a stunning view over the township of Bright.
7. Rail Trail
Go for a bike ride on the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail.
8. Mystic Park
9. Picnic With A View
Picnic by the Ovens River with views of Mount Buffalo at the Porepunkah Riverside Park and Playground.
10. Scenic Drives
TOP 10 THINGS TO DO
Nestled at the foot of the stunning Mount Feathertop and embraced by tranquil bushland, this breath of fresh air defines the word escape.
TOP 5 THINGS TO DO
A snow village like nothing else you've seen on earth; an architectural enclave among the snow gums that will take your breath away, come winter or summer.
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Bright Spring Festival Rotary Market
As part of Bright Spring Festival celebrations, come along and enjoy the open-air markets presented by the Bright Rotary Club. With up to 200 stalls in a festive atmosphere, the market is a must-do. The market has something for everyone, including local food and drinks vendors, homemade items, crafts, skincare, clothing and entertainment. The market…
Bright Rotary Gala Day Market
The Bright Rotary Gala Day Market is a part of the Bright Autumn Festival Gala Day activities. The market has loads of stalls, food vendors and live music and has a wonderful atmosphere as hundreds of visitors come to town for the market and the ensuing parade. The parade kicks off after the markets and…
Bright Spring Festival
Now in its 32nd year, gardens come to life and the region turns on its natural beauty to delight the senses during the annual Bright Spring Festival. Experience the hospitality of enthusiasts from across the region and talk to the experts in person and learn how they care for their gardens all year round. Bright…