A beachy kind of place where the real drawcards may be the hot springs, wineries, local produce or markets, just an hour from Melbourne.
Replenish the soul, reconnect with nature and share the best of the outdoor life amid the sunny climes of the vibrant Murray River region.
Unearth the riches of today's Goldfields in impressive art galleries, specialty shops, fascinating museums, boutique wineries and esteemed eateries.
Join families and fans of water sports travelling just 90 minutes from Melbourne to see penguins, international motor sports and waterfront living.
Taste your way around the High Country's welcoming villages year round, whether Alpine skiing in winter or getting the adrenaline pumping over summer.
Discover all kinds of wonder in Gippsland. Experience pristine beaches, lakes, mountains and winter snow, forests, lush vineyards and gourmet villages.
Geelong and the Bellarine
Discover food and wine, historic seaside villages and breathtaking natural beauty in Geelong and the Bellarine Peninsula, one hour from Melbourne.
Inhale the air up there in the Grampians and be dazzled by the diverse natural attractions and their Aboriginal stories, plus stunning sparkling wine.
Great Ocean Road
Travel the Great Ocean Road, one of the world's most scenic coastal drives. Witness the magical 12 Apostles, iconic surf breaks, waterfalls and more.
Venture into Melbourne's hidden spaces and iconic laneways and find an eclectic nightlife, tantalising food and wine, a dynamic arts scene and more.
Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges
Re-energise in the natural mineral waters, sample gourmet food and wine and stay in luxurious accommodation in Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges.
Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges
Escape to the Yarra Valley for indulgent food and wine, and disappear into fern glades and forests in the Dandenong Ranges.
History & heritage
Take a journey back in time and experience Australian history up close at the Pioneer Settlement, located on the banks of the Marraboor River.
Koorie Heritage Trust
Arts & culture
Discover Aboriginal Victoria at the Koorie Heritage Trust. Be inspired by the rich and complex history of the world’s oldest continuous living culture...
Boneo Discovery Park
Parks & gardens
Located just 90 minutes from Melbourne CBD on the stunning Mornington Peninsula, Boneo Maze is an eco activity wetlands surrounded by 27 acres of Native...
Melbourne Star Observation Wheel
Take a 30-minute ride on Melbourne's newest star attraction for extraordinary views and a unique bird's-eye perspective of the city and surrounds.
SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium
Wildlife, zoos & farms
Dive deep to discover life beneath the Southern Ocean; walk under tunnels filled with sharks and rays, or ride a simulated underwater rollercoaster.
Wildlife, zoos & farms
Get up close with more than 250 species as you explore rainforests, bushland and underwater worlds. Don't miss the zookeeper talks and feeding times!