Beyond Melbourne

Victoria is a state blessed with diverse natural beauty, from breathtaking coastlines, alpine villages, charming towns and rural landscapes to lush valleys, gourmet produce and sophisticated wineries.  In just over an hour’s drive from the city centre, the regions of Victoria offers some of Australia’s best nature, arts, food and wine and wellbeing experiences. Please visit melbourne.org for more information.

Puffing Billy Steam Train
Puffing Billy Steam Train

Loved by generations for over 100 years, Puffing Billy is one of the finest preserved steam railways in the world

Phillip Island
Phillip Island

Watch the Little Penguins waddle up the beach at sunset at Phillip Island Nature Parks

The Twelve Apostles
The Twelve Apostles

See the marvelous Twelve Apostles along the famous Great Ocean Road

Yarra Valley
Yarra Valley

A popular destination, visit quality local wineries, eateries and enjoy stunning views

Healesville Animal Sanctuary
Healesville Animal Sanctuary

See Australian wildlife up close and in their natural habitat

Dandenong Ranges
Dandenong Ranges

Experience spectacular views on a pleasurable stroll through the ranges