Nestled in the foothills of the Kinglake National Park, 40 minutes from Melbourne, is the ‘Grand Old Pub’ at St Andrews.
St Andrews (originally known as Queenstown) was famous as a gold mining area from the 1850’s till the mid 1900’s and the hotel at St Andrews was established during this time.
Today it is fast becoming one of Victoria’s top live music venues, famous around Australia for attracting great Blues and Roots musicians to perform in the wonderful atmosphere that a huge open fire, no pokies and traditional pub hospitality can offer.
St Andrews Pub has produced many CD’s of performances by some of Australia’s top musicians winning praise from reviewers and punters alike.
St Andrews is fast become a prime location in Melbourne, recently dislodging Toorak as Melbourne’s richest suburb as mentioned in the following article – news.com.au