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Living Legends: The International Home of Rest for Champion Horses

03 9307 1165

Living Legends is where you can meet and mingle with retired champion racehorses such as Apache Cat, Better Loosen Up, Silent Witness and Melbourne Cup winners Might and Power, Brew, Doriemus and Rogan Josh.

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

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.

Local pick up, tour booking and fully catered formal and informal function packages available year round.

Living Legends is an excellent destination for day trips or corporate functions with a difference, offering a range of different venue options, both formal and informal.

Activities: Woodlands Historic Park is over 700 hectares in total, with over 400 hectares of natural bushland. You will see mobs of kangaroos and other native animals as you walk, jog, or ride a bike or horse. Stop and enjoy a picnic amongst the magnificent River Red Gums, or in the homestead gardens.

Gardens: The Homestead is surrounded by magnificent gardens, with the magnolias being the oldest recorded European garden plants in Victoria.

Tours and Excursions: Living Legends is an ideal destinations for all ages- schools, service clubs, and community groups. For more details visit the website.

Content: Living Legends: The International Home of Rest for Champion Horses

Price & booking


Type Entry cost
Children under 12 years are free
Payment methods accepted
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  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Guide
  • Picnic area
  • Public toilet
  • Shaded area
  • Sheltered area
  • Mountain biking
  • Birdwatching
  • Cycling
  • Animal Viewing
  • Self guided
  • Bushwalking
Opening hours:

Open at other times by appointment for functions and events. Please phone Living Legends directly or visit their website for more information. Public guided tours of horses at 11:00am and 2:00pm daily.

  • Daily
    10:00am - 4:00pm
    Open everyday, except for Christmas Day. Other times by arrangement.
Contact operator for further details.