This year Coldstream Hills celebrates its 30th anniversary, and Andrew Fleming, who for the past 14 years has led the winemaking team at Coldstream Hills, says he has been handed an incredible baton.
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Did you know the Dandenong Ranges is home to the U-Pick and it's only an hour away from Melbourne? We were the first place in Australia to do it! Find yourself in an orchard this season
The Blue Lotus Water Garden holds its annual Lotus Flower Season which features thousands of lotus and water lily flower blooms of many different varieties spread over 14 acres of ponds and ornamental lakes set in a tropical garden.
A visiting student got to experience life on the farm!
Find yourself at a table, on a picnic rug, or in front of the fire with produce from Melbourne’s Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges. See and taste more, just an hour from Melbourne's CBD - Perfect for that midweek day trip... Read More.
Summer is definitely here! With a few hot days behind us, and more to come, we thought we'd put together some ideas on how to stay cool in the Yarra Valley this summer.
The overall winner of the inaugural Vertical K - Mt Donna Buang event at Warburton on Sunday 29 November was cyclist Cyrus Monk. Not for the weak hearted, this unique event pitched man and bike against one of the most notable climbs in Australia, Mt Donna Buang.
The perfect dessert this time of year. Luscious fresh strawberries between the crisp, sweet crunch of a local Stroopwafel. Summer is here.
Images from the Yarra Valley Balloon Festival