Olinda  >   2 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2-4 Guests

Magnolias on Mernda

A modern generous two bedroom hills home with a wood fire and outdoor bath in stunning garden surrounds oozing hills serenity.

Belgrave  >   2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathroom | 2-4 Guests

Belgravia Cottage

A charming, recently renovated two bedroom home with touches of Art Deco just a short drive to the vibrant Belgrave township.

Ferny Creek  >   4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 2-8 Guests

Boyanda - perfect for small groups and families

As you enter this sophisticated country home you will be greeted by panoramic views over the valley and the twinkling lights of the city.

Ferny Creek  >   1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2 Guests

Juniper & Rye - a taste of yesteryear on the edge of the forest

A beautiful tiny house adjacent to Sherbrooke Forest. Styled as a pioneer cottage from yesteryear but with modern facilities.

Kallista  >   3 Bedroom | 2 Bathroom | 2-6 Guests

The Stone on the Hill

Unique and contemporary 3 storey, 3 bedroom brick and stone house with high ceilings in a majestic rain forest style garden.

Marysville  >   1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2-3 Guests

Bower Bird Cottage Marysville

Looking for a country escape? Fly fishing enthusiast? Bower Bird Cottage is a cute little one bedroom cottage in Marysville, just a 5 minute drive from town.

Mt Dandenong  >   1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2 Guests

Fern Cottage at Fern Falls Cottages

This romantic and luxurious hideaway with spa and wood fire is set on stunning gardens in the heart of Mt Dandenong.

Mt Dandenong  >   1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2 Guests

Garden Cottage at Fern Falls Cottages

A luxury romantic hideaway in the heart of Mt Dandenong, with a spa bath surrounded by windows to the stunning gardens.

Mt Dandenong  >   1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2 Guests

Vista Views

Your own private guest house with spectacular views atop the stunning Mt Dandenong, just a short stroll to the very popular SkyHigh.

Olinda  >   1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2 Guests

Botanica Retreat

Treat yourself! Ask about the latest inclusions and extras to complete what will be a relaxing, refreshing getaway.

Olinda  >   2 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | Queen + Kids Bunk Bed

Camellia Cottage

Ideally located just a leisurely 3 minute walk to the heart of the Olinda Village, leave your car behind and explore the Village on foot.

Olinda  >   1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2 Guests

Cottage in the Forest

If you close your eyes and picture the quintessential hills cottage you would more than likely imagine Cottage in the Forest.

Olinda  >   6 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | 2-12 guests

Greenways

Situated on one acre of manicured gardens, Greenways Olinda is the utmost in luxe accommodation in the Dandenong Ranges.

Olinda  >   2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | 2-4 Guests

Olinda Village Apartment A2

Modern apartment central to the vibrant village of Olinda, apartment A2 is overlooking the treetops and Olinda Village.

Olinda  >   2 Bedroom | 2 Bathroom | 2-4 Guests

Olinda Deluxe Apartment B1

Apartment B1 is overlooking the Olinda village shopping precinct with views to the treetops across the road.

Olinda  >   2 Bedroom | 2 Bathroom | 2-4 Guests

Olinda Village Apartment B2

Apartment B2 looks out through the treetops to the main street of Olinda and is just opposite Pie in the Sky.

Olinda  >   3 Bedroom | 3 Bathroom | 2-5 Guests

Winter Rose

A gorgeous hills home where you can relax in the green canopies of the gardens and admire the pretty floral and leafy displays.

Sassafras  >   2 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2-4 Guests

Belle Cottage

Cute and cosy Belle Cottage is located close to the village of Sassafras in the heart of the Villages with everything it has to offer.

Sassafras  >   1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2 Guests

Franklin Cottage

This quintessential country cottage with fresh, light Hamptons style decor in a spacious luxuriously appointed cottage.

Sassafras  >   1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2 Guests

Gatehouse Cottage at Moulton Park

Set on historic Moulton Park Estate, this lovely cottage for two is elegantly hedged by English box and colourful Camellias.

Sassafras  >   1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2 Guests

Keepers Cottage at Moulton Park

Set on historic Moulton Park Estate, this lovely cottage for two is nestled amongst an English inspired garden.

Tecoma  >   1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2 Guests

Little Violet

Little Violet is a delightful refurbished cottage nestled on a lovingly maintained one-acre garden in Tecoma. A delicious organic breakfast is also provided.

Olinda  >   Adults $12.50 Diggers Members FREE

Cloudehill Gardens & Nursery

Cloudehill is a stunning cool climate garden spread over 5 acres. From formal clipped hedges and topiary, through to the relaxed bulb meadows, Cloudehill provides year round inspiration.

Mt Dandenong  >   Parking Fee: Mon-Fri $5 Sat-Sun $10

SkyHigh Mount Dandenong

SkyHigh is a lookout with majestic views to Melbourne and beyond, 2 cafes, restaurant, function room, summer beer garden, Maze, English garden and walking trails in the state forest.

Olinda  >   Restaurant, bar and private dining

Citrine Bistro and Bar

In the heart of Olinda, Citrine has a relaxed and sophisticated atmosphere with a menu that is seasonal and generous, built on elevated classics alongside daily specials. Walk ins welcome.

Olinda  >   All day breakfast and takeaway

Ranges Café and Bar

Famous for its good food, open fires and cosy atmosphere, try our home-made scones and sticky date pudding. We have a lovely outside deck at the rear where you can bring your dog.

Olinda  >   Restaurant overlooking Cloudehill Gardens

Seasons at Cloudehill

Overlooking beautiful Cloudehill, enjoy a delicious meal in the warm and friendly restaurant, or sitting on our glorious terrace. The Cloudehill kitchen garden provides inspiration for dishes with seasonal produce.

Mt Dandenong  >   Contemporary Modern Australian

SkyHigh Mt Dandenong Bistro

With spectacular views, lunch is a casual affair at the downstairs SkyHigh Bistro and at night it transforms into a sophisticated and intimate restaurant. Parking fee applies at entry gate.

Mt Dandenong  >   A traditional English tavern

Pig and Whistle Tavern

Fantastic on a cold day with the roaring fire and large selection of English ales. A true tavern with a menu with all the favourites including roast pork belly, fish and chips and steak and Guinness pie.

Sassafras  >   Restaurant & Wedding Reception Venue

Fortnums Sassafras

Fortnums, famous for it's High Tea Experience has the bright airy look and feel of an English conservatory with a charming atmosphere created by warm friendly staff and relaxing music.

Sassafras  >   Fresh and ethically sourced produce

Ripe Cafe Sassafras

Hide away and have coffee with friends or lunch in the friendly, rustic and relaxing ambience. Sit inside in one of the cosy rooms, the back deck or sit outside and soak up the atmosphere of Sassafras.

Ferny Creek  >   Organic Bakehouse

Proserpina Bakehouse

A very special organic bakehouse that mills it's own flour! The cafe serves all sorts of pastries, cakes, tarts and sandwiches made of the freshest of ingredients. Sit in and watch pastries being rolled out or takeaway.

Kallista  >   Cafe with all day breakfast

Kallista Tea Rooms

In the heart of the gorgeous township of Kallista, you'll find our beautiful art deco inspired building brought to life with modern Australian local, organic cuisine. High Tea is served at 10am & 3pm daily.

Belgrave  >   Melbourne's best South Indian restaurant

Babaji's Kitchen

Specialising in village style South Indian favourites, from dosa (lentil pancakes), to authentic curries and dishes you’ll only find on the street! Quirky, colourful & delicious; eat in or take away.

Belgrave  >   Bistro, Bar & Beer Garden

Micawber Tavern

Micawber Tavern offers the best tap beers and bistro dining and the beer garden surrounded by old growth forest, ferns and the 'Clematis Creek' is great on a sunny afternoon or balmy evening.

Avonsleigh  >   Modern Italian Restaurant

Bam Bam Italian

Well worth the drive for lunch, dinner or a snack in while exploring. Service is quick and easy and the atmosphere is fun. The kids will love it as it has an indoor playground and menu just for them!

Emerald  >   Modern casual dining

Elevation Emerald

Elevation is a modern and unique restaurant and bar with a comfortable and casual dining space with a range of delicious wood-fired pizza, steak, pasta and much more. Takeaway available.

Hills Pub with Live Music

The Railway Dog

Named after Jerry the Railway Dog, come and enjoy local wines, beers and spirits with pub food, pizza and snacks. Enjoy an afternoon of live music while taking in the views of the hills.

Gembrook  >   Modern Argentinian Cuisine

The Independent

A modest door leads to a spacious dining room with an open kitchen and sounds of tango. The heritage listed building is the setting for chef-patron Mauro Callegari’s modern Argentinian cuisine.

Belgrave  >   through to Gembrook

Puffing Billy Railway

Step back in time at Australia’s oldest and best-preserved heritage steam railway with lush fern gullies brushing past the open side carriages and Mountain Ash trees towering overhead.

Dandenong Ranges  >   Variety of lengths and difficulties

Walking Trails & Waterfalls

If you enjoy bushwalking or just want to go for a gentle stroll, there are many walking tracks throughout the Dandenong Ranges. Along the tracks are scenic views, native flora and fauna and waterfalls.

Dandenong Ranges  >   Weekends & Weekdays

Markets in the Dandenong Ranges

No where does a market like the Dandenong Ranges. Come for a browse, grab something tasty to eat and take something unique and special home - even if it is just fresh local fruit and veg!

Dandenong Ranges  >   Public & private gardens

Parks & Gardens

The Dandenong Ranges are home to some of the most stunning public parks and gardens in the world due to the rich volcanic soil. No wonder it is home to some of our premier landscape gardeners.

Belgrave  >   Bookings Essential

Treetops Adventure

Soar through the forest canopy between some of the world’s rarest trees on an array of flying foxes and take on a series of thrilling challenges. There are easy courses and those for thrill seekers.

Emerald  >   Lakeside Park

Lakeside Paddleboats

The iconic vintage Paddleboats have been lovingly restored and cater for 1-2 riders (per boat) with choices of ride time available . Navigate your way amongst our resident lakeside wildlife.

Belgrave  >   Art Gallery

Burrinja Gallery

Burrinja encompasses multiple gallery spaces, artists’ studios, a world-class collection of Indigenous and oceanic art, 400 seat theatre, Indigenous cultural garden and on site cafe & bar.

Belgrave  >   Indoor & Outdoor Cinema

Cameo Cinemas

With a total of 8 screens, including an outdoor cinema that operates December to March every year, Cameo Cinemas offers a mix of mainstream, blockbuster and quality arthouse movies.

Dandenong Ranges  >   Wandin North

Mont De Lancey Museum & Gallery

Take a trip back in time to Mont De Lancey Homestead, an authentic recreation of pioneer life in the Dandenong Ranges. Take a tour, visit the art gallery or enjoy lunch or afternoon tea in the cafe.

Emerald  >   Dating back to 1886

Emerald Museum & Heritage Park

The heritage site was part of the world-famous Nobelius Nursery. The Museum tells the story of Emerald's colourful past through displays of memorabilia, photographs and documents.

Emerald  >   Various Attractions

Emerald Lake Park

Ride the paddleboats, swim in the wading in the pool, watch Puffing Billy Steam Train fill up with water at Lakeside station, see the model railway exhibition or just take a stroll around the lake.

Dandenong Ranges  >   Lavender Farm in Wandin

Warratina Lavender Farm

Over 10,000 lavender plants makes a beautiful sight. See the lavender hand harvested using a traditional sickle and dried in the drying shed during harvest time from November to February.

Dandenong Ranges  >   Woori Yallock

Rayner's Orchard

Learn about different varieties of fruit, taste and compare their flavours and textures on a tractor fruit tasting adventure. U Pick available and enjoy a coffee, meal or snack in the Peach Cafe.

Yarra Valley  >   Yering

Yarra Valley Dairy

Our cheese shop is located in the original 100 year old milking shed here on the farm, right beside the cheese factory. All the handmade Farmhouse Cheeses are available for tasting and purchase.

Yarra Valley  >   Yarra Glen

Yarra Valley Chocolaterie

Enjoy abundant free chocolate tastings. Watch our European Chocolatiers hand craft over 400 different chocolate products. Be amazed at our showroom choc-filled with thousands of couverture delights.

Yarra Valley  >   Healesville

Healesville Sanctuary

Healesville Sanctuary is one of Victoria’s most loved tourist attractions and the best place to see and interact with native Australian wildlife and hear our expert keepers talk about the animals.

Yarra Valley  >   Wineries across the Yarra Valley

Yarra Valley Wineries

Drive down one of the three key wine touring routes, the Melba, Maroondah and Warburton Highways for wineries big and small. Join an organised tour to get the best cellar door experience.

Yarra Valley  >   Healesville

TarraWarra Museum of Art

Comprising both stunning architecture and a wealth of modern and contemporary art to absorb, TarraWarra Museum of Art is one of the cultural jewels in the Yarra Valley. Entry fees apply.

Yarra Valley  >   From Balgownie Estate, Yarra Glen

Global Ballooning

Let the breeze usher you in a hot air balloon along corridors of grape vines and over the Yarra River as you take in breathtaking views of mountains that surround the spectacular valley.

Sassafras  >   2 Bedroom | 2 Bathroom | 2-4 Guests

Lorna Doone

Experience the charm and elegance of a bygone era at Lorna Doone, the historic grand old lady of Sassafras.

Kallista  >   1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 2 Guests

Oaks Tiny House

Architectually designed and Australian built this beautifully appointed Tiny House in Kallista is compact yet luxurious.

Upwey  >   5 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | Up to 10 guests

Elliott Lodge

Elliott Lodge located in Upwey is family or friends living at it's best! Beautifully decorated, you've many places to choose from to relax and unwind.

Olinda  >   2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms | 2-4 Guests

Woolrich Cottage

Built in the 1920's this recently restored two bedroom cottage set in gorgeous gardens is the perfect retreat for one or two couples.