Tourist Information

The Lilydale Pine Hill Caravan Park is close to Wineries, The Dandenong Ranges, Healesville Sanctuary and Mt Donna Buang. Immerse yourself in the peace and tranquility of the Yarra Valley. Visit one of the 70 award winning wineries with sensational cellar doors and superb restaurants; relax at a day spa; take a balloon ride or enjoy the latest art exhibition at the TarraWarra Museum of Art.

Puffing Billy

Puffing Billy is Australia’s Premiere Preserved Steam Railway.
This century-old steam train is still running on its original mountain track from Belgrave to Gembrook in the scenic Dandenong Ranges and is a genuine relic of more leisurely days.
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William Ricketts Sanctuary

Situated in a ferny glade in the Dandenongs, William Ricketts Sanctuary is a place of beauty and tranquillity, due both to the natural setting and the mystical sculptures half hidden among ferns along the pathways. It is a place for quiet reflection and for contemplation of the essence of the vision of William Ricketts. Many travel across the world to visit this place time and time again. Read more…

Healesville Sanctuary

Springtime means babies at Healesville Sanctuary and the vet team is inviting visitors to bring in their teddy or favourite animal toy for a check-up in the Wildlife Hospital and get a Good Health certificate to take home. Read more…

Hot Air Balooning

Being Australia’s most professional ballooning company Global Ballooning provide passengers’ with a adventure experience. All our passengers are VIP and our focus is on your comfort, and enjoyment. Read more…

Lilydale Lake

Lilydale Lake is open at all times and has a range of facilities and activities to suit everyone.  Enjoy a picnic or barbecue, walk around the 28 hectare lake, or watch your children enjoy the all abilities playground.  Entry is free. There are 10 kilometres of shared trail at the park, perfect for walking or bike riding. Read more…

Warburton Trail

This rail trail is one of Australia’s most popular, starting from the end of the metropolitan rail network at Lilydale then heading through increasingly rural landscape to the resort town of Warburton nestled in the mountains. Read more…

 

Rayner’s Orchard

Our farm grows around 450 varieties of fruit.

Take a Tractor Tour around the orchard.

Make a booking for Fruit Bottling Workshops, learn how to preserve fruit the old fashioned way & get to take home your own bottled fruit!

Visit our shop where you can have a coffee, meal or snack.

We make our own fruit pies and meat pies, and our very own roasted stonefruit ice cream, made with at least 70% fresh fruit! Fresh fruit and fruit produce such as our jams, chutneys, fruit leathers and bottled fruit can be purchased from our farm shop inside our Peach Cafe.

We are open daily year round from 9am – 4pm, till 5pm over summer months (closed Christmas Day only).

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Mt Donna Buang

At an elevation of 1245 metres, the summit features a lookout tower which is 21 metres high and offers panoramic views over Melbourne, the Yarra Valley, Dandenong and Cathedral Ranges, Mount Baw Baw and the Alps. It is also a popular picnic area and starting point for walks on the mountain. Read more…

Yarra Valley Chocolatiere

Come and visit us in the picturesque Yarra Valley where our stunning architect designed Chocolaterie is a sweet feast for the senses. We welcome you with free chocolate tastings, displays of thousands of premium chocolates and European chocolatiers at work handcrafting our creations. Read more…

Tesselaars Tulip Festivals – Seasonal

KaBloom Festival – March to April

Tulip Festival – September to October

Close to Melbourne, through the enchanted forests of Mount Dandenong, you can discover the Tesselaar Tulip Festival (The Tulip Farm) situated in the hills of Silvan.
10am until 5pm daily
The Tulip Farm, 357 Monbulk Rd, Silvan, Victoria
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