Touring routes & itineraries
Set out on a road trip from Melbourne to the nearby Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges region, following well-marked routes to magical forests and gardens, historic wineries with their internationally-recognised wines, farms selling fresh produce and gourmet treats, and cosy cafes and esteemed restaurants.
Follow winding roads up through thick, tall forests and cool fern gullies of the Dandenong Ranges and feel the bustle and pace of the city fall away.
Sample Australia's best pinot noir and sparkling wines in a world-renowned wine growing region in the Yarra Valley, less than an hour from Melbourne.
Famous for its heady scenery of spectacular tall forests, the Black Spur winds its way up the Great Dividing Range between Healesville and Marysville.
Head for the hills on a day trip out of the city to see animals, tall trees and waterfalls and taste wines in the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges.