Crystal Brook Tourist Park is the perfect combination of the convenience of a city park with the atmosphere and gorgeous wildlife and natural attractions of a bush park.
Crystal Brook Tourist Park is set in beautiful parklands full of wildlife, less than 25 kilometres from the Melbourne CBD. It features a heated swimming pool and barbecue facilities.
All air-conditioned villas come with a balcony, kitchen and large living areas. A TV and DVD player are provided for guest entertainment. Wireless internet access is available.
Facilities at Crystal Brook include boat storage and laundry services. For those who wish to explore the area, there are a number of bicycle paths nearby.
Crystal Brook Tourist Park is about 35 minutes’ drive from many Yarra Valley wineries and the Dandenong Ranges. Regular public transport is available at the park gate.
Crystal Brook Tourist Park is now pet friendly!!! Conditions do apply though, so if you are bringing a pet please make sure you call when you book to let us know.
We also offer a great range of features and facilities, including:
- Excellent games room
- Undercover heated communal seating area
- Undercover BBQ facilities
- Camp kitchen
- Heated swimming pool and wading pool
- Jumping cushion
- Children’s playground
- Volleyball net
- Go Karts
- Bike riding paths
- Bikes for hire, 3 different sizes!
- Walking trails and bushwalking
- Ice machine
- Fully equipped laundry
- Wireless internet access
- Internet kiosk
- Comfortable and convenient tent sites
- Ample parking, both short and long term
- Short and long term storage facilities for vans, boats and luggage
- Regular public transport from park gate
- Tourism information
- Mailing service
- Nearby restaurants and shopping centres
Daily Bird Feeding (Outside Park Reception)
Join us every morning outside Reception for the daily feeding of the stunning birds which live in and around the park. Enjoy the lorikeets, cockatoos and amazingly friendly ducks, and make the most of the fantastic photo opportunities!
And don’t miss the kookaburras… So friendly they’ll eat right out of your hands!
Crystal Kids Klub
Kicking off again 27 December, with great craft activities and something for all the kids to enjoy!
Crystal Kids Klub is our kids activities group, held over school holidays and long week-ends, and held daily Monday to Saturday, from 9.00 until 10.30.
Children under 3 must be accompanied by a parent. While Kids Klub is being held it is a great opportunity for parents to get to know the other parents by having a coffee or tea in the alfresco BBQ area.
Bike & Walking Tracks (Around our park)
Crystal Brook Tourist Park is surrounded by a range of bike and walking tracks with which to explore and enjoy the local wildlife and attractions. Also great for dog walking!!
Local Pub & Shops (15 minute walk)
There is a local pub and a range of shops all within comfortable walking distance.
Yarra Valley Wineries (20 minute drive)
The Yarra Valley is Victoria’s oldest vineyard region and is located just 20 minutes drive from Crystal Brook. It is considered one of the finest cool climate wine districts in the world. It is also home to over 70 cellar doors including some of Australia’s best known wineries. Many of these cellar doors also have fabulous restaurants showcasing the area’s huge variety of seasonal produce.
Yarra Valley Ranges (20 minute drive)
Venture into this charming area with everything from cool mountain ranges to fertile valleys. The local landscape is diverse and breathtaking. Explore the many national parks and gardens.
Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride over the Yarra Valley (20 minute drive)
Fly over the beautiful Yarra Valley and its vineyards, completing the experience with a sumptuous champagne breakfast at Ferguson Winery.
Heide Museum of Modern Art (20 minute drive)
Art exhibitions, gardens and sculpture park, plus Heide’s Cafe in beautiful surroundings.
Melbourne Central Business District (CBD) (25 minute drive)
Our park is only a short drive to Melbourne’s cosmopolitan CBD where there is always a myriad of events celebrating the best of Melbourne’s arts, culture, food, wine, fashion and sports to be enjoyed by all. And don’t forget the world-class shopping!
Sporting Arenas (25 minute drive)
The MCG, Etihad Stadium, Rod Laver Arena, Albert Park and Flemington are all within short trips of Crystal Brook Tourist Park, either by car or by public transport which leaves from the park entrance. The MCG and Rod Laver Arena also host guided tours which can be easily organised from our Reception.
Eureka Sky Deck (30 minute drive)
Experience the glass cube which projects 3 metres out from the building at the 88th level with you in it. Sky Deck operates 365 days per year.
Luna Park (30 minute drive)
“Just for Fun” is their motto! One of Melbourne’s favourite attractions for people of all ages. Carnival atmosphere with 17 rides including the Scenic Railway, the Carousel and the Ghost Train, the Enterprise, Pharoahs Curse, G-Force and Metropolis for thrill seekers. A games arcade adds fun to the entertainment.
National Gallery of Victoria (30 minute drive)
Since 1861, the National Gallery of Victoria has been displaying art works for the enjoyment of the whole community.
Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary (30 minute drive)
Tucked into the foothills of the stunning Yarra Valley, Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary is one of Australia’s most acclaimed wildlife sanctuaries. Showcasing more than 200 species of Australian wildlife, the sanctuary is a fantastic location to view native animals in their natural habitat.
Puffing Billy Railway (35 minute drive)
Australia’s favourite century old Steam Train is still running on its original mountain track from Belgrave to Gembrook in the scenic Dandenong Ranges. A must for adults and children alike. A great family day out in the Dandenong Ranges.
Funfields Amusement Park (35 minute drive)
Funfields is an outdoor family fun park with rides to suit all ages. Enjoy unlimited rides all day on all attractions including toboggans, go karts, waterslides and much, much more.
Dandenong Ranges (40 minute drive)
The Dandenong Ranges offers a unique range of tourism experiences all just 40 minutes drive from Crystal Brook Tourist Park.
Flemington Racecourse (1 hour drive)
Probably the most famous racecourse in Australia and home to the “the race that stops the nation”, the Melbourne Cup. Relive some of Australia’s greatest racing moments at the Flemington Heritage Centre, book a fantastic guided walking tour, or just enjoy some premier horse racing.