From the city to the coast, wines, walks, wildlife and wilderness, there so much more to explore right across the state.
Yarra Valley - Discover More
An hour’s drive east of Melbourne is the beautiful region that spans the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges. The Yarra Valley – Melbourne’s ‘Food & Wine Playground’ sees winemakers open their cellar doors showcasing some of Australia’s best wines, restaurants featuring seasonal and regional produce whilst an array of attractions for ‘children of all ages’ are available for visitors to the region to discover.
Great Ocean Road
Revel in the stunning coastal scenery on a journey along the Great Ocean Road, one of the world's most scenic routes and home to the famous 12 Apostles. Visit Torquay and pop into the bustling seaside towns of Lorne, Anglesea and Apollo Bay. Relax on sandy beaches, hit the waves on surf boards or in kayaks, and hike through pristine rainforest in the nearby Otway Ranges. Discover the growing foodie scene at restaurants, vineyards and local cafes, and time your visit to coincide with one of the many arts and cultural events happening along the coast.
Explore the region's rich maritime past at historic towns such as Warrnambool, Port Fairy and Portland. Get a glimpse of life as it was on a stroll through these seaside villages, with their fishing wharves, beautifully preserved colonial buildings, and maritime museums recounting stories of the rugged shipwreck coast.
Mornington Peninsula Breathe in the fresh air, sample local cuisine and immerse yourself in the relaxed alfresco lifestyle of the Mornington Peninsula, just one hour from Melbourne. Explore the galleries, spas and cafes in seaside villages, cool off with a day on the beach, or escape to the hinterland for gourmet delights at boutique wineries. Indulge in a relaxing thermal spa in the naturally heated and healing mineral waters at Peninsula Hot Springs. Then play a round on a striking cliff top golf course. The region's diverse array of activities means there is plenty to fill up your days.
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