Living Legends: The International Home of Rest for Champion Horses

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Melbourne Airport’s closest tourist attraction: historic homestead and gardens, coffee shop, retired champion racehorses surrounded by parklands with over 1,000 wild kangaroos and over 100 species of Australian native birds.

In November 2019, Living Legends was awarded the People’s Choice for Best Victorian Tourism Experience at the RACV Victorian Tourism Awards.

At Living Legends you can meet and mingle with retired champion racehorses such as Apache Cat, Zipping, Silent Witness and Melbourne Cup winners Might and Power, Brew, Efficient and Rogan Josh.

Enjoy Devonshire Tea or coffee in the Woodlands Historic Homestead, smell the roses in the heritage gardens; walk, run, climb or ride your bikes in the surrounding 1,500 acres of bush-land complete with kangaroos and abundant native bird life. Bring a picnic basket, plan a day trip- it’s a place where people of all ages can relax and enjoy our legends in beautiful parklands.

Located six minutes door to door from Melbourne Airport with free parking, public tours of horses available at 11:00am and 2:00pm daily.

ideal for layovers with local pick up, tour booking and fully catered formal and informal function packages available. An ideal destination for all ages- schools, service clubs, and community groups.


Barbeque Broadband Internet Access Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Conference/Convention Facilities Enquiry Desk Family Friendly Food and Refreshments Lookouts Pet Friendly Picnic Area Public Toilet Shop / Gift Shop


Birdwatching Cycling Mountain Biking Walks

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available


Australian Tourism Accreditation


From AU$10.00

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