Producers, makers, growers and more have quickly adapted to the new world of living from home and are offering online shop-at-home experience that give you all the right connections to hard to get, or previously unavailable, Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges products.
People, places, stories – we bring the Yarra Valley to life for you with blogs that capture the heart of this remarkable destination. Find Your Self in the history of an award-winning winery, inspired by a recipe featuring local produce or learning the secret locations that offer the best views or the foodie experience that you will never forget.
Get the inside word on where to get the best coffee, find fabulous day itineraries, immersive cultural experiences, and perfect getaway accommodation. Live like a local and wander through nature at your pace jump on a cycling track or maybe for you it's a drive through the majestic forest trees. It’s all here.
Share our stories and create your own!
Even when you can't go out, it’s possible to enjoy a quality meal and wine at home.
Weekend drives are wonderful ways to find new places. The Melba Highway, while still part of the Yarra Valley, offers a unique drive opportunity and holds many gems to be discovered.
Take a drive this weekend and spend time with your loved ones in the green spaces that are the lungs of Melbourne. In a short time, you’ll have changed up the city scape for the green comfort of trees and pasture – Eltham, Diamond Creek or Hurstbridge are just a couple of destinations to set on your GPS.
There’s so much to do in the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges that it’s worth planning a longer stay and school holidays is the perfect time to escape the city and spend some real time in the mountains and valleys.
Think you’ve just about completed all the half day walks available in the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges? We’re very happy to tell you there are more!
Find Your Self back at all your favourite places. We're really pleased to be welcoming you back to the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges – but we've changed a few things. The views and walks are just as beautiful, the food is as delicious as you remember and the wine is still amazingly good – but to keep you (and us) safe we need to operate a little differently.
It's a big call, but we've called it... This is the world's best ANZAC biscuit recipe!
With the changing times comes great opportunity and all Levantine Hill online orders will now enjoy a cellar door experience in the comfort of your own home.
The Essential Caterer provides a delicious pudding using their home-grown quinces.