Miners Cottage Riverdowns

100% Recommended
3 people
Welcome to Riverdowns - 20 Acres with absolute river frontage on the iconic Howqua River. Stay in historic accommodation right on the banks of the Howqua River. Offering an authentic adventure in the Victorian High Country. We offer Fly Fishing lessons and tours.

The cottage is only metres away from the iconic Howqua River. Unique features with absolute luxury. It is small and intimate, perfect for the romantic adventure or a fishing weekend.
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Features and Amenities

1 bedroom
3 beds
1 bathroom
Air conditioning


  • Check in after 3pm
    Check out before 10am
  • Minimum booking: 2 nights
Cancellation Policy: 

Receive a 50% refund of the total booking amount (minus service fee) up until 1 week prior to check-in.

Additional Information

The cottage has been luxuriously reappointed. Old world style with modern day amenities, including a spa bath, dishwasher, flatscreen TV and barbeque. Well equipped kitchen. Complimentary farm fresh eggs and fluffy robes.

The cottage sleeps 3. There is a king size bed which can be divided into two long singles and a further single bed is provided in the kitchen dining area.
Please note Wi fi is charged at an additional $20.00 per night, and our data allowance is limited.


  • Base Price $240 / night
  • Weekend Price $260 / night
  • Cleaning Fee $50
  • Extra People $40 (adult) and $40 (child) / night after 2 people

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Fly fisherman, XC skier and professional fly fishing guide and instructor. I came here from Jindabyne and now manage property on the Howqua River and Goughs Bay, Victoria.
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Adventures on the Property

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    Morning Coffee By The River

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    We woke at sunrise to the garden glistening with frost, the river right at our doorstep. We made fresh coffee and took in the view from the bench that overlooks it all. We walked along the river edge and stumbled upon some chunky little wombats and colourful lorikeets who seemed to enjoy our snacks. Don't forget to say hi to Bobby. You will know when you see him ;)...

    Outdoor Equipment Provided

    Enjoy the outdoors with the following equipment included in your stay.

    Fishing Rod (2)
    You will need to bring your own hooks sinkers lures, fly fishing equipment can be hired....


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      Step Back In Time

      We knew we wanted to escape to somewhere quiet and remote. We just didn't realise how remote this beautiful little cottage actually was. 3 hours drive from Melbourne lies Howqua with its quaint rolling hills and nestled among...

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        Summer Heights

        So I had never experienced the Victorian High Country over summer and always dreamed what the mountain layers would look like with no snow so thought it was time to get down there. Howqua is a perfect spot to start the adventure,...

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