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Nature and wildlife: Destinations

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  • Aura Vale Lake Park

    Attraction - Selby, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    Located north of Cardinia Reservoir, Aura Vale Lake plays a very important role in Melbourne's water supply. The lake forms part of a drainage system ...

  • Bunyip State Park

    Attraction - Gembrook, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    In February 2009, 45 per cent of Bunyip State Park was burnt by wildfire. Despite this dramatic event this park is once again an amazing escape where ...

  • RJ Hamer Arboretum

    Attraction - Olinda, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    Arboretum is a Latin word meaning a place for trees. Here you will find over 150 species of native and exotic trees in plantations designed to represent ...

  • Silvan Reservoir Park

    Attraction - Silvan, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    Set in the foothills of the Dandenong Ranges, Silvan Reservoir Park is an easy drive from Melbourne and ideal for a great day out. Featuring landscaped ...

  • Kuranga Native Nursery and Paperbark Cafe

    Attraction - Mount Evelyn, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    Kuranga Native Nursery and Paperbark Cafe has absolutely the largest range of Australian native plants, anywhere. Winner of a number of awards, including ...

  • George Tindale Memorial Gardens

    Attraction - Sherbrooke, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    The George Tindale Memorial Garden contains a number of plants rarely found in cultivation, which are thriving in the acidic soils, cool temperate climate ...

  • Alfred Nicholas Gardens

    Attraction - Sherbrooke, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    The many linking paths through this garden take you beneath a canopy of awesome Mountain Ash Trees. Walk through shady trees down to the picturesque lake, ...

  • Cardinia Reservoir Park

    Attraction - Narre Warren, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    Visitors who view the huge expanse of water that is Cardinia Reservoir by the morning light will understand why this is one of Melbourne's most popular ...

  • Kalorama Park

    Attraction - Kalorama, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    Boasting spectacular views over Silvan Reservoir and the south-eastern face of the Dandenong Ranges, Kalorama Park is perfect for picnics, barbecues or ...

  • Mount Dandenong Arboretum

    Attraction - Mount Dandenong, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    The Mount Dandenong Arboretum extends over 16 hectares and contains a collection of maturing deciduous trees and conifers from around the world. 'Arboretum' ...