Set yourself up trackside and celebrate a win with a glass of cool-climate wine in Avoca, at the base of the Pyrenees Ranges.
Wander the town's wide main street, lined with the historic facades of the gold rush days, and take in the beauty of the Pyrenees Ranges with a relaxing bush walk or picnic.
Choose from 30 wineries in the Pyrenees wine region, known for cool climate varietals. Noted cellar doors include Blue Pyrenees, Taltarni Vineyard, Redbank Winery, Mount Avoca Wines, Dalwhinnie Vineyard and Warrenmang Vineyard and Resort. Stay a while at one of the many wineries with accommodation and restaurant facilities.
Get along to at least one of the Avoca Shire Turf Club's fantastic annual country race meets.