Ironbark Riding Centre. Stroll or canter through the beautiful Ironstone Reserve and the Whipstick section of the Greater Bendigo National Park, only a few minutes from Bendigo, on trail rides from half an hour to a full day. Owner Phillip Gahan also gives riding lessons. 189 Watson St., Bendigo, VIC, 3550. 03/5436–1565. www.bwc.com.au/ironbark. Rides from A$30 (half hour). Daily.