Bright & Surrounding Towns


Bright, with a resident population of around 2500, is located in the fertile Upper Ovens Valley approx 3 hrs 15 mins (312km) Nth East of Melbourne at the foothills of Victoria’s magnificent High Country, and just 1 hour from the border region of Albury/Wodonga and 45 minutes from the regional centre of Wangaratta.

Bright and surrounds boasts spectacular scenery, crystal clear mountain rivers and streams, outstanding sporting and leisure facilities including Victoria’s Ski Fields, fine restaurants, cafes and wineries. With our lazy Summer days, renowned Autumn Glow, Winter snow on nearby peaks and vibrant Spring gardens, Bright truly is a “Town for all Seasons” and is a popular year round tourist destination.