A Journey Through Time at the Storekeepers House

Gift this
It's not every day you step into a place that makes you feel like you just got back in time. The Storekeepers House in Tatura really does this with its rich history. The owners have perfectly curated every little detail to fit together and take you back to times before you were even born.

It’s a lovely bright space with high ceilings, a large kitchen and a living room that opens up to the garden. There are 3 bedrooms and each room tells a different story with antique furniture, time-worn books and vintage paintings.

The town itself has a few stories of its own, there is a cute boutique museum just across the street and the silos further down the road are also painted with stories from the past. We especially loved the little sunset stroll through Cussen Park and were impressed by the number of singing birds.

Staying true to our historic journey, we drove about 40 minutes to the Tahbilk Winery which was established in 1860 and is still family-owned until this day. Make sure to pick up a bottle and perhaps have a sunset sip overlooking the Waranga Basin just a minute's drive from Tatura.
...

Things We Did

  • Lake
  • Food & Drink
  • Sunset
  • Photo 1 for undefined
  • Photo 2 for undefined
    Picnic at Waranga Basin
    Waranga Basin mainly supplies water to the Central Goulburn irrigation area but it also makes a lovely spot for a sunset picnic....
    • Photo 1 for undefined
    • Photo 2 for undefined
      Wine Tasting at Tahbilk Winery
      Tahbilk Winery is the oldest family-owned winery and vineyard in Victoria, and their wine cellar is incredible. Definitely worth a visit!...
      • Photo 1 for undefined
      • Photo 2 for undefined
        Sunset Stroll at Cussen Park
        If you happen to be in the area and love bird-watching, Cussen Park is the place to go for a sunset stroll. It’s a small town park the amount of different birds is really impressive....

        Our Adventure Map

        Where we stayed
        Things we did

        We've plotted our adventure on the map below. Select the map icons to discover more details.


        Share The Love

        Add this story to your bucket list or gift it to someone you think deserves it!

        Gift this

        Book Our Adventure

        Book through this story to receive our itinerary and extra tips to help you live your adventure to the fullest.

        What are Riparide Stories?

        Riparide Stories are authentic experiences shared by real travelers (who are handy with a camera). It's like reading your best friend's travel journal - packed with photos, honest reviews and visual itineraries.