Mt Sturgeon Homestead

A beautifully restored, historic 1800’s six bedroom house

Mount Sturgeon Homestead is a beautifully restored, historic 1800’s colonial six bedroom house accommodating up to twelve people. Featuring a formal lounge and dining room, sitting room, library collection, bathrooms complete with claw foot baths and a fully equipped kitchen. The Homestead also includes outdoor seating, wide verandah, vegetable garden and orchard. Set on a working farm, enjoy the sweeping views of Wurgarri (Mount Sturgeon).

Exterior view from veranda
An idyllic regional Victorian getaway

A remote location to unwind on the southern tip of the Gariwerd. Royal Mail Hotel’s Mount Sturgeon Station is a piece of Australia’s colonial history that can be shared with friends and family for an idyllic regional Victorian getaway, hired as an event or wedding venue or a site for your next corporate retreat.

Three kilometres from the Royal Mail Hotel and the Dunkeld township, guests have the option of complimentary transport to and from the homestead to the dining rooms.

Vegetable garden

A home away from home

  • Fireplace
  • 12 People
  • 6 King bedrooms (one can be split)
  • Bathrobes & Biology luxury amenities
  • Nespresso machine & Organic Love Tea teas
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Formal dining room & living room
  • Air conditioned
  • Hairdryer
  • 5 bathrooms
  • Television
  • WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Gourmet minibar
  • Pre-arrival wine delivery service
  • Veranda with mountain views
The Mount Sturgeon Homestead extends out onto a large lawn, with a towering backdrop of Gariwerd.

While you’re here
Unearth the story behind the plate
Explore Australia’s largest kitchen garden, discover the considered varieties of produce we grow, and learn about sustainable and organic practices from our chefs. If their schedule permits, Royal Mail’s resident ducks – or professional snail patrol – may even provide a lively escort.
Work with us
Live a balanced life, supported by a nurturing, inspiring workplace.
Express your interest

Open Wednesday to Sunday – our phone lines are often busy, if your enquiry is not urgent please email us at relax@royalmail.com.au

Aboriginal Flag

In the spirit of reconciliation, Royal Mail Hotel acknowledges and pays respect to the Traditional Custodians of the land we are on, the Gunditjmara and Eastern Maar Peoples and their elders past, present and future. Continue reading.