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Bornes Hill

Bornes Hill is a rural Victorian town in near Dunkeld. Though remote, it makes a great road trip destination for visitors looking for something unique.

While here, visit the Ros McArthur Art Studio, located in the Victoria Valley’s expansive Woollahra sheep farm. This one-of-a-kind studio is famed for its production of premium merino wool. Outside the studio is a spectacular view of the Grampians mountain ranges, as well as the National Park.

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The gardens itself feature both exotic and native flora, which serve as still life inspiration for artists. Visitors are encouraged to explore the garden – you never know what other forms of inspiration and magic you might find here. The Ros McArthur Art Studio is located north of Dunkeld and south of Halls Gap, making it a convenient stop when touring the Great Ocean Road before heading to the mountains.

Another great attraction near Bornes Hill is the Gerard Murphy Furniture centre in Dunkeld. They provide consultation services but also showcase exquisite wooden art that can be purchased at affordable prices. Gerard, the shop owner, is a second-generation artist in his family who specializes in creating furniture. With over 30 years of experience, you know that you’re in for a treat.

The Gerard Murphy Furniture shop also offers a wide array of exquisite tableware and gifts. If you have an upcoming wedding or special occasion to attend, his handmade art makes for special gifts. The furniture is all made from Australian timber, which has been harvested sustainably.

If you are looking for a place to stay, there is a number of accommodation options available down in Dunkeld.

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