• Fortuna Villa High Tea and Tours


Kept secure for many years for Defence purposes, the Villa will once again allow the public in to tour this magnificent home.
One of Australia’s wealthiest mining magnates, George Lansell made his wealth from the New Chum reef and built his mansion on the top of it.

2020 Dates;

June 27th & 28th

July 25th & 26th

August 29th & 30th

September 19th & 20th

October 24th & 25th

November 28th & 29th

December 12th & 13th

Learn the history of the villa and it's original owner, George Lansell. Guests will be treated to local food and wine while surrounded by rich Bendigo History and the beautiful architecture of the Villa itself.

To book please select your preferred date below.
Adult: $90 Pensioners: $80 please select concession ticket type

Entry includes an indulgent array of local produce, wine and craft beer.

Be entertained by classical music followed by an extensive tour of the Villa and its surrounds.

Duration is approximately 3 hours.

Please note due to the property still under restoration there is no disabled access. The tour will include steps and uneven surfaces so please wear appropriate footwear.

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22-48 Chum Street, Bendigo Victoria 3550, Australia

Cancellation Policy

No refunds are available.

If you notify the Bendigo Visitor Centre of a cancellation more than 7 days prior to your tour date an alternative tour can be arranged subject to availability.