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“Lovely” 5 of 5 stars
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Dandenong Ranges
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
03 9758 7522
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Puffing Billy Steam Train, Yarra Valley and...
Ranked #14 of 486 things to do in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Melbourne, Australia
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“Lovely”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

Only an hour out of town and well worth it for more than just the nature factor. Puffing Billy and Earthly Pleasures is a must!

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Melbourne, Australia
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“Great driving and riding.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2012

Love taking my bike and scooter up here. Nice winding roads, great cafes and brilliant views. 5 to 10 degrees cooler than Melbourne on a hot summers day.

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“Lovely On A Hot Day”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

The trees are truly majestic and along with the tree ferns make for a unique Aussie experience. Don't know how many times we have been, but keep going back and back. Heaps of little places for lunch, a barbeque and even a walk through the forest areas.

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“Always good”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

Go in Spring..however any time is the right time. The ranges are very near to the City & have a lot to offer, and so go and enjoy.. Fiid is great.

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Sydney, Australia
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“A great 1/2 day excursion into a very different Melbourne”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

It is a few degrees cooler and must be 800m above the Melbourne valley floor. The flora is almost rainforest like, the views wonderful and the local cafes make this a top spot to visit if you have a car and can afford 3-4 hours out of town

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