The Yarra Valley

Local Attractions

ballooningJust a short drive from Hazeldene are numerous Yarra Valley attractions.

Choose to spend a day sampling the local wines and produce or get back to nature and discover bushwalking in Australian native countryside. There are many walking and cycling trails to experience, including the Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail, and Powelltown Tramway.

Bulong Estate is our closest vineyard, with winery, friendly cellar door and classy restaurant.

Early morning hot ballooning is a unique way to appreciate the beauty of the ranges and the valley.

Throughout the year various festivals are held in the Yarra Valley, as well as monthly markets.

Alternatively, you may enjoy fishing for trout in some of the nearby lakes and rivers, walking or skiing at Mt Baw Baw, berry picking at local farms, spending the day with friends on the golf course or idling away time in cafés and galleries.

Nearest Town

The nearest town is Yarra Junction. Here you will find a supermarket, bakery, cafés, pharmacy and various other shops.

The former gold rush town of Warburton is within easy reach of Hazeldene and has delightful river walks, cafés and craft shops.

At Healesville you can explore more gourmet delights, wineries and the Healesville Sanctuary. Take the picturesque drive through the Don River Valley from Launching Place.

Links

TarraWarra Museum of Art
311 Healesville-Yarra Glen Road,
Healesville, Victoria, Australia
Melway reference 277 B2