Things to See and Do
Near Healesville, Victoria, Australia
The Yarra Valley has lots of local features that offer something for everyone to enjoy. Spend the day at Healesville Sanctuary and fall in love with the wildlife, or delight in a relaxing day at Warburton and sample the best of Yarra Valley food and wine. Local attractions are in abundance along with many local highlights in Healesville. Check out a local winery or art exhibition for a unique holiday experience.
Featured Things to See and Do
Distance is calculated point-to-point. If landmarks, waterways or rivers are nearby, the distance may be further by road.
The Yarra Valley is home to numerous wineries, small and large, many with cellar door sales and some with restaurants. Yarra Valley wines are becoming increasingly well known throughout Australia and overseas. Further information on wineries and winery tours is available at reception.
Half Day Drives
Half-day drives to places such as Marysville, Mount Donna Buang and Toolangi provide scenery of forests and fern gullies. Mount Donna Buang has sightseeing snow during the season, and there are Nordic ski trails at Lake Mountain. Another must for country and interstate visitors is a drive to the Dandenong Ranges and a ride on the famous “Puffing Billy” train.
Enjoy long or short bush walks in 2 of our local national parks, The Maroondah Reservoir and Badger Weir.