Red Hill,Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia
Red Hill is a beautiful town in the heart of the spectacular Mornington Peninsula wine and wedding destination region. For your next weekend getaway, family country retreat or wedding accommodation booking, browse our range of luxury properties here.
The compact size of this Mornington Peninsula hillscape region, located 85 km (1 hour 12 minutes) from Melbourne CBD is a complete surprise given its offerings. Filled with award winning vineyards, restaurants, produce stores and orchards a myriad of sumptuous choices can be had. This region adjacent to Main Ridge is a must return to many times over.
What to see:
Some excellent pickings are Red Hill Cheeses, Red Hill Estate, Montalto Vineyard, T’Gallant Vineyard, Port Phillip Estate, Ten Minutes by Tractor, La Petanque (all with cellar doors and restaurants open for lunch and dinner), most of which have Chefs Hats along with Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm (where all will delight in pick your own strawberries and strawberry related produce).
Red Hill Community Market is a must visit. Started in 1975, more than 300 stall holders now offer a range of quality local produce and craft. Open on the first Saturday of the month (from September to May) between 8am and 1pm, arrive early if you wish to avoid the crowds and enjoy the tasty breakfast treats.