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Dandenong Ranges

Dandenong, Victoria 3787, Australia
+61 3 9758 7522
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Dandenong, Victoria 3787, Australia
+61 3 9758 7522
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great way to see the beautiful area with flowering plants amidst quaint houses , cafes, restaurants and gardens selling plants and gardening tools. Great place at Cloude gardens for lunch or just high tea .

Thank EaglevisionLowe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must visit for families or couples. Nature at its best, with wonderful little novelty stores to purchase locally made produce and brick a brack.

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We started our journey in the morning and finished in the afternoon. The scenery was amazing. Lots of trees with variety of origins and shapes. The area is so gigantic that requires lots of walking. Mind your hiking shoes :)

Thank Bailameamor
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The place 360 views all Melbourne city areas cool & relax spot dine out with stunning out Melbourne city .

Thank Rangana
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Rail trip through the Dandenong Ranges a great escape from the city. Easy drive. Parking somwhat challenging.

Thank snowsfields1931
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We went for a Sunday drive to the Dandenong ranges and were delighted by the lush forest with tree ferns and stately eucalyptus trees, peppered with properties displaying beautiful garden. Wonderful views from Mt Dandenong as well, the Dandenong ranges would be a great place...More

1  Thank 461anthony
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This national park is close to Melbourne and is accessible by public transport, BUT it is nowhere near the city of Dandenong. Being a local we usually drive, but occasionally we catch the train towards Belgrave but get off at any of the stations from...More

1  Thank Bob L
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The drive or walk through the Dandenong Ranges is a must if you have visitors who wish to see our wonderful Ranges and Parks.

Thank 254joanr
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Free ranging Black beak IBIS were roaming around. They obviously has been fed human food, we had a chance to catch our rest on a bench & there they are or at least a pair of them. We were obviously late during our trip here...More

Thank Texan C
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Amazing views and heaps to see on a nature walk through this park area so close to Melbourne. Very peaceful and refreshing place to get outdoors and take a walk.

Thank John O
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10 April 2017|
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Response from Blanchy C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karen absolutely yes it is worth doing. i drove tour coaches throughout melb and it was never the same. Every visit offered different views and scenery.
2 October 2016|
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Response from Crystalline4u | Reviewed this property |
There is no payment that I am aware of for feeding the local birds... although it is advisable to purchase seed for them, rather than bread which is too processed for them. :)
7 April 2016|
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Response from Ice800908 |
Hi we visited Melbourne on Apr, already back to S'pore... Yes we enjoyed the walk in National Rhododendron Gardens, thanks ;)