Slides at the playground on the old Olinda Golf Course

Dandenong Ranges Playground, Olinda This has to be one of the best playgrounds near Melbourne, with a spectacular setting, lots of activities and equipment for kids to play on, and … Read more

Dog Cafe Melbourne

Dog Cafes near Melbourne Finding dog-friendly cafes in the Dandenong Ranges and near Melbourne isn’t as crazy as it sounds. A few dedicated dog-friendly cafes have sprouted in Melbourne and … Read more

Hamer Arboretum & Woolrich Lookout Dandenong Ranges

R.J. Hamer Arboretum & Woolrich Lookout The Hamer Arboretum, named after the Premier of Victoria from 1972 -1981, Sir Rupert Hamer, contains approximately 200 species of exotic and deciduous trees … Read more

ViewPoints-of-the-Dandenong-Ranges

 The 7 Best Viewpoints in the Dandenongs Viewpoints over Melbourne, towards Mornington Peninsula or out to the Yarra Valley and the Great Dividing Range… take your pick. We have some of … Read more

Image of views from Olinda Golf Course Dog Park

Olinda Golf Course The Olinda Golf course was closed in 2012 after being open since the 1950s. It was a popular place to play golf and many locals recount times … Read more