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Make a weekend matter in Manningham

As the houses and traffic lights melt away in preference for open pastures and tall trees, so too will the preoccupations of city life. Drive in and dive in – there’s a ‘worlds away’ feel to explore that is immersive, restorative and delicious!
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7 days in the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges this winter holidays

There’s so much to do in the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges that it’s worth planning a longer stay and school holidays is the perfect time to escape the city and spend some real time in the mountains and valleys.
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A month of Sundays in Nillumbik

Take it easy, enjoy the drive and lean into some country style hospitality while you return your Sundays to their real purpose – reconnecting, relaxing and...eating! all just an hour from Melbourne.

Take a whole month of Sundays and enjoy the Nillumbik way of life!
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The Wandering Wagners Wander to Warburton!

Two Canadians living in Melbourne and the pandemic has given us a new appreciation of the beauty that is so close to the city we have called home for close to two years.
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Weekend Escape in the Dandenong Ranges

The Wandering Wagners discover the Dandenong Ranges. Here's what they got up to on their weekend escape...
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