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Beechworth

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Beechworth is a town in the High Country of the state of Victoria in Australia. It is notable for its historical precinct and associations with outlaw bushranger Ned Kelly.

Get in[edit]

Beechworth can be reached by road from the Hume Highway at Wangaratta or Wodonga.

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History[edit]

The historic precinct contains a number of well-preserved grand buildings from the gold-rush times, and walking among them is like stepping back to the prosperous times of this town.

  • Ned Kelly cell
  • 1 Beechworth Court House.
  • 2 Burke Museum.

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Cycle, The old railway line from Beechworth to Wangaratta and also to Bright has been converted into a fully paved railtrail. [1]. There is a downhill cycle from Beechworth, and it would be quite possible to cycle from Beechworth to Everton for lunch and return in a day. Bicycles can be easily hired from Beechworth for the trip.

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  • Beechworth Bakery, 27 Camp St. Near the centre of town. A popular place to buy lunch. Try coffee on the upstairs balcony.

BLYNZZ Coffee Roasters for the best coffee in town. These guys focus on coffee and are a specility coffee roaster. BLYNZZ are at 43 Ford St, just up the hill.

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