Located in the Alpine Shire region, Harrietville is a picturesque mountain
village located on the Great Alpine Road and along the banks of the Ovens River.
A former historic goldmining town that was settled in 1852, Harrietville's
history is celebrated in the riverside park and also a great spot for a picnic.
Located on the edge of the
Alpine National Park, Harrietville is about 25 km from the popular town of
arriving for the annual skiing in nearby
Mount Hotham also seek
accommodation in Harrietville, one of a number of surrounding towns that they
make their base from which to enjoy the snowfield activities.