Eltham Library Community Gallery

The Eltham Library Community Gallery is a community gallery which features exhibits from individual artists, artist groups or organisations and curators who live, work, study or have strong, ongoing links to the Shire of Nillumbik.

Forging Ahead

Mel works from a home studio in Hurstbridge. She specialises in 3D wall arts, mirrors and garden sculptures up to 3m. Smaller sculptures are on display at her home. She displays her larger sculptures at Nillumbik Estate in Smiths Gully. Please phone/text ahead to confirm your visit 0466 726687

Gawa Wurundjeri Resource Trail

The Trail is a bush walk of discovery through Wurundjeri country - a country which is rich in natural resources that sustained the Wurundjeri people for more than 40,000 years.

Kangaroo Ground War Memorial Tower

The Kangaroo Ground War Memorial Tower is built on the highest hill in Kangaroo Ground. It was unveiled in November 1926 and is still used as a fire-spotting tower in the summer.

Michael Wilson Diamond Jewellers

Michael Wilson Diamond Jewellers specialises in handcrafted fine jewellery. They have an extensive range of diamond rings, coloured gemstones and high quality Australian themed jewellery.


Montsalvat, Australia’s oldest artist community, is situated in Nillumbik Shire's Eltham township and welcomes everyone to take part in their exhibitions, festivals, concerts, workshops and artists’ residencies.

Nillumbik Heritage Guide

The Nillumbik Heritage Guide is a 46 page downloadable PDF that provides histories of some of the important historical sites in the Shire of Nillumbik.

Omaru Alpacas

Omaru Alpacas has gorgeous friendly alpacas to greet you at our regular open days and for those special occasions where only furry will do

Yarra Valley Writers Festival: May 2020

Yarra Valley writers festival
The Yarra Valley Writers Festival is an immersive weekend celebration of books, words and ideas. You could find yourself in-conversation with luminaries such as Helen Garner, David Williamson and Clare Bowditch. Meet new talent and your favourite literary legends at the Memo, Healesville - sit on the edge of your seat in the Crime Centre at the Healesville library and indulge your mother, friend or just yourself at a Sunday lunch.