• 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.

Morning and Afternoon 2020 Dates; 

November 28th & 29th
December 12th & 13th

Learn the history of the villa and its 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 above. 
Pensioners-$80 please select concession ticket above
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.

22-48 Chum Street
Bendigo 3550

One Weekend a Month
10AM - 1PM & 2PM - 5PM
Adult: $90
Pensioner: $80
03 5434 6060