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Dandenong Ranges

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Address: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Phone Number: 03 9758 7522
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A great place to see no matter what time of year

During Autumn or Spring it is certainly worth while walking and seeing the beautiful colours of the trees and plants. There are lots of places to walk through - especially the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

During Autumn or Spring it is certainly worth while walking and seeing the beautiful colours of the trees and plants. There are lots of places to walk through - especially the Alfred Nicholas Gardens, or the 1000 steps in Ferntree Gully and then may be followed by somewhere to eat. The Piggery Café near Alfred Nicholas Gardens is a great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

A must visit if you are in the Dandenongs set in Sherbrooke forest. These gardens are unique and set next to Br=urnham beeches a yet to be restored Art Deco hotel. The garden house is now renovated and open for business as a restaurant. Great walk down the Alfred Nicholas Gardens to a small lake with bridges and boat house.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Beautiful area of Victoria, accommodation was excellent and some very nice restaurants to try out. Lots of attractions to see and visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Perfect for a day trip. A multitude of choices of food craft and views. Start through Upper Ferntree Gully Market on a Sunday then wind your way through Sherbrooke forest to the heights of Mount Dandenong. Perhaps lunch at Sky High or the Must do thing Devonshire Tea at Miss Maples. A day full of excitement

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

Fantastic scenery, great places to stop, eat & shop. Beautiful village style suburbs that make you feel like your in the country rather than the city - I love it.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Recently visited sky high. What a great place to spend a day. My daughter enjoyed the maze and exploring the walking tacks near by.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The trees and winding roads were beautiful ...lovely and relaxing ..we stopped at a gawgus wee town called Olinda ....had a wonderful look around the quant shops ...Lunch at the Skyhigh where the view over Melbourne was to die for ...doint visit Melbourne without a visit up to the Dandenong Ranges

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The Ranges offer so much, great eating, great walking, great views and great attractions. Another Victorian trip not to be missed

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Beautiful walks, charmed by lovely tea houses, restaurants with warm fire places, wallabies, kookaburras. Australia at its best! Start with a hike up the 1000 steps to One Tree Hill. Then to the Piggery for lunch. Miss Marples' for Tea. Olinda for golf? Puffing Billy for the kids.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

If you have access to a car and love to walk in nature then head for the Dandenongs. Amongst giant native ash forests are extensive deciduous plantings and many historical gardens of great beauty. Try National Rhododendron Gardens, Nicholas Gardens, Tindale Gardens or just the great fern gullies and native forest walks nearby. Wet and golden foliage in autumn, cherry... More 

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