Eastern Dandenong Ranges Visitor Information Service

Travel Info

Eastern Dandenong Ranges Visitor Information provides maps and brochures on attractions, accommodation, restaurants and cafes, retail and businesses in the Hills Villages of the Eastern Dandenong Ranges.

Located in the Northern Hills of Cardinia and the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges region, the Eastern Dandenong Ranges is a family destination offering a range of attractions and activities including walking and cycling tracks, gardens and picnic grounds, boutique wineries, Emerald Lake Park and Nobelius Heritage Garden, Lakeside Paddleboats, Puffing Billy, Australian Rainbow Trout Farm, trout fishing, panoramic vistas, cafes and restaurants, wineries and abundant flora and wildlife.

Emerald is a one hour drive from Melbourne in the beautiful Dandenong Ranges. The Hills townships of Belgrave, Menzies Creek, Selby, Kallista, Monbulk, Emerald, Upper Beaconsfield, Cockatoo, Gembrook, Macclesfield, Mt Burnett and Yellingbo make the perfect base to stay when visiting family and friends.

Other nearby family attractions including Healesville Sanctuary, Phillip Island, Gumbuya World, Warburton and Mount Donna Buang.


  • Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
  • Visitor Information Centre
  • Art & Culture
  • Family
  • Food & Wine
  • History & Heritage
  • Nature & Wildlife


  • Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids)
15 Kilvington Drive, Emerald, 3782, Australia