The Yarra Valley
The Yarra Valley is best known for its award wining wines and the world renowned Healesville Sanctuary which, is home to more than 200 species of Australian native animals. There are over 50 vineyards to visit including Domaine Chandon, Rochford’s Eyton and Coldstream Hills. Attend the annual Yarra Valley Grape Grazing Festival. Explore the nearby beautiful Mt. Dandenong Ranges or take a trip through the mountains on the famous Puffing Billy steam train. Shop for arts and crafts or souvenirs and Indigenous artifacts. Take to the sky in a hot air balloon or joy flight over the valley. After a full day of exploring this scenic countryside you will be ready to taste some delightful food at gourmet restaurants and cafes. Best of all the Yarra Valley is only an hour-drive from Melbourne. Explore the Yarra Valley today if fine food and wine is what you want for your next getaway.
Dandenong is best known for the 'Dandenong Ranges' with secret fern glades, towering forests and storybook villages. Explore the beautiful villages and shop at galleries in Olinda, Belgrave and Sassafras, offering one-off designs in jewellery, furniture and glasswork. Climb Mount Dandenong for breathtaking panoramic views of Melbourne. Jump on board the Puffing Billy steam engine and dangle your feet out of the open-sided carriages, or just enjoy the first-class travel. Hike through National Rhododendron Gardens to the magical forests in the Dandenong Ranges National Park. Sample great food, hand picked berries and local produce in cosy cafes or airy restaurants. Visit William Ricketts Sanctuary which is a place of beauty and tranquility, set among rocks and mountain ash with mystical sculptures half hidden among ferns along the pathways. Escape the city and visit the Dandenong Ranges today which are less than an hours drive from Melbourne.
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Properties for rent in the Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges region:
Valley Farm Vineyard Cottages 5 / 3 reviews
Brentwood Accommodation - Healesville 4.8 / 4 reviews
The Gatehouse at Villa Raedward 5 / 7 reviews