Nature and wildlife: Dandenong Ranges

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  • Bunyip State Park

    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 ...

  • Silvan Reservoir Park

    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 ...

  • RJ Hamer Arboretum

    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 ...

  • National Rhododendron Gardens

    National Rhododendron Gardens

    Attraction - Olinda, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    The National Rhododendron Gardens are host to brilliantly coloured blooms of rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias, cherries and daffodils. Seasonal changes ...

  • Pirianda Garden

    Pirianda Gardens

    Attraction - Olinda, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    Designed to take advantage of the steep slopes, the terraced gardens of Pirianda are distinctive for their combination of botanically important trees, ...

  • William Ricketts Sanctuary

    William Ricketts Sanctuary

    Attraction - Mount Dandenong, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    Find mystical clay sculptures of Aboriginal figures hiding in the tranquil ferny glades of the William Ricketts Sanctuary in the Dandenong Ranges.

  • Cardinia Resevoir Park

    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 ...

  • Dandenong Ranges National Park

    Dandenong Ranges National Park

    Attraction - Belgrave, Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges

    Protecting the tall forests of the Dandenongs, the Dandenong Ranges National Park is well known for its spectacular Mountain Ash trees and lush fern gullies, ...

  • Alfred Nicholas Gardens

    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, ...

  • Aura Vale Lake Park

    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 ...