Attractions & Activities

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Peter Delahenty Art Studio Peter Delahenty Art Studio Peter Delahenty Art Studio

Peter Delahenty Art Studio

Visit the Studio and Gallery of well known Dandenong Ranges artist Peter Delahenty. Maybe even take a art class in your favourite media.

Free Entry Explore

Annual Events and Festivals.

If you need an excuse to go away, you'll always find something going on in the Dandenong Ranges. Along with year round attractions, there are also lots of special annual events. Choose an event, book a hills cottage and join us for a while. You'll have a great time and go home feeling calm, refreshed and rejuvenated.

Annual Events and Festivals

Cloudehill Gardens

Some 20 garden compartments threaded through 80 year old European beech, magnolias, maples and a collection of Himalayan tree rhododendrons.

Entry $10 Explore
SkyHigh Mt Dandenong SkyHigh Mt Dandenong SkyHigh Mt Dandenong

SkyHigh Mt Dandenong

Enjoy the stunning views over Melbourne, get lost in the SkyHigh Maze, visit Percy The Possum’s House, the Australiana Tree and Giant’s Chair.

Entry Fee $6 Explore
karwarra Gardens karwarra Gardens karwarra Gardens

Karwarra Australian Plant Garden

The two-hectare garden is one of our hidden jewels featuring more than 1400 different species of native plants, a retail plant nursery and lovely views.

Free Entry Explore
National Rhododendron Gardens National Rhododendron Gardens National Rhododendron Gardens

National Rhododendron Gardens

Enjoy a self-guided tour, strolling through 40 hectares of scenic botanic gardens or a picnic by the lake and take in stunning views of the Australian Alps.

Free Entry Explore
William Ricketts Sanctuary William Ricketts Sanctuary William Ricketts Sanctuary

William Ricketts Sanctuary

A place of beauty and tranquillity, due both to the natural setting and the mystical sculptures half hidden among ferns along the pathways.

Free Entry Explore
Wild Oak Cooking School Wild Oak Cooking School Wild Oak Cooking School

Wild Oak Cooking School

With different class types and subjects to suit all levels and interests you’ll easily be able to find one that is perfect for you.

From $65 - $175 Explore
Pirianda Gardens Pirianda Gardens

Pirianda Gardens

Enjoy magnificent views from these terraced gardens and tranquil walks, bird watching, photography and picnicking on the lawns at Pirianda Gardens.

Free Entry Explore
Walking Trail & Waterfalls Walking Trail & Waterfalls Walking Trail & Waterfalls

Walking Trails & Waterfalls

Along all walking tracks are scenic views, native flora and fauna, some waterfalls and picnic areas. There are designated tracks for all fitness levels and abilities.

Free Explore
Alfred Nicholas Gardens Alfred Nicholas Gardens

Alfred Nicholas Gardens

Once part of Burnham Beeches Estate, Alfred Nicholas Gardens has extensive water features with waterfalls, an ornamental lake and the famous boat house.

Free Entry Explore
Burrinja Gallery Burrinja Gallery Burrinja Gallery

Burrinja Gallery

Indigenous art gallery, collection and cultural education, contemporary arts gallery, performing arts, artist studios, live music, workshops and café.

Galleries Free Explore

Trees Adventure

Soar through the forest on an array of flying foxes and take on a series of thrilling challenges. There are easy courses and those for thrill seekers.

From $25 - 40 Explore
Cameo Cinemas Cameo Cinemas Cameo Cinemas

Cameo Cinemas

A mixture of movies on a total of 8 screens, including an outdoor cinema that operates December - March every year.

From $11 - $18.50 Explore

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