Only a 45 minute drive from the CBD and you find yourself in a folk country haven. Warrandyte has been famous for its beautiful Yarra River but also for being one of the first victorian towns to discover gold in 1851. Grab a local coffee and head down to the yarra river to enjoy natures gift in untouched Warrandyte.
- Yarra River
Escape the skyscrapers and concrete jungle for the most beautiful scenic river walk in Melbourne. Imagine wide footpaths, clean lands, swimmable, fishing, jumping, kayak or frolic in the beautiful river and maybe stay for a picnic on the grassland after.
- Warrandyte Market
The dog friendly Warrandyte riverside market is held the first Saturday of every month from 8am - 1pm. You will find local, hand made, hand crafted, grown and baked at home with love from the artists, crafters, designers, seemstresses, builders, wood workers, potters, growers, cooks and artisans of the greater Warrandyte region and beyond.
- Warrandyte Festival
The Warrandyte festival is one of the last volunteer-run festivals remaining in Victoria. It is held every year in mid-march. You can expect many activities, animals, crafts, beautiful art and historical exhibitions. Bring your children, friends, lovers and animals.
- Warrandyte retail, cafes and restaurants
The coffee scene in Warrandyte keeps Melbournes standards high in the game, you can plot around the 3 main strips in town for breakfast, lunch and dinner, A yoga session at State of Salt then have a perusal at the gifts and retail stores, find inspiration for your home at Interiors by Riveresque or a pit stop at the new beauty lounge "Design Your Beauty". Stick around a little later for a wine at the local pub overlooking the Yarra.