Growing up in Healesville, it wasn’t actually until I left that I began to realise just what a unique and alluring part of the world the Yarra Valley truly is. After five years of working in Shanghai, I have a deeper appreciation of our sweeping vistas, rolling vineyards and crisp, country air than most - Read more.
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.
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Mary Mason shares her insider view on the Secret Gardens of the Dandenong Ranges... Come and visit the private gardens that have been established, reinvigorated and continues to maintain it's stunning development - Read more.
Any plans for the Grand Final Eve public holiday? Enjoy a great day out at the Great Southern Beer & Cider Festival at the Yarra Glen Racecourse!
Yarra Valley Life describes her visit to Soumah, a winery in the foothills of the Yarra Valley near Healesville.
A sunny, winter's day spent hunting Pokemon in the Yarra Valley.
Eclectic describes the Cherry Tree Café perfectly. On a cold and wintery day it was the perfect place to hide out and enjoy a coffee or two while warming my bones by the fire
Have you ever tasted a strawberry guava? Or a pepino? How about an inca berry? Visit Rayners Orchard to sample these - and other - fruits.
It's the perfect tie of year to be planting your fruit trees. Rayners has a wonderful range of top quality trees to choose from.
Finally - an opportunity to indulge in a chocolate feast - without the guilt! Yarra Valley's own Banquete de Chocolate