Attractions & Activities

Gembrook > Chaffeur driven vintage vehicles

Vintage Fun Hire Cars

Providing chauffeur driven unique vehicles for special occasions since 1983. We supply cars with drivers for weddings, tours, corporate transfers & special occasions.

Emerald > Trains Run Daily

Puffing Billy Railway

Step back in time at Australia’s oldest and best-preserved heritage steam railway, Puffing Billy, situated in the picturesque Dandenong Ranges and only 60-minutes from Melbourne CBD.

Cockatoo > Acro (think circus!), Ballet, Hip Hop as well as Ballroom and Dance Fit

For the Love of Dance

Dance classes to maximum fun, enjoyment and fitness. Fuss free classes in a community minded environment.

Eastern Dandenong Ranges > Farm Gate, Ciders & Apple Juices

Bellevue Farm Gate

Apples, Australian produce, barista coffee, Summer Snow juices, Trattore ciders, tasting paddles. From our food van, pizzas, gourmet pies and other seasonal favourites.

Eastern Dandenong Ranges > Creat & stay at the same time

Pig and Chisel

Pig and Chisel is the catchy name for sculptor Aukje van Vark who teaches shorter and longer workshops. Stay in the holiday cottage - and make your visit a full weekend!

Gembrook > Local artisan made crafts!

Gembrook Craft Group

If you are a lover of the lost arts, especially, sewing, knitting, spinning, felting and crochet, you won’t want to miss visiting the Gembrook Craft Group at various markets.

Cockatoo > Pick Your Own Berry Farm

Fielderberry Farm

At Fielderberry Farm we have many varieties of raspberries, blueberries and blackberries available for picking from December to March.

Emerald > Local Amateur Theatre

Gemco Players

Gemco is a community theatre group, which began over 30 years ago in Emerald and has performed to over 45,000 people using some 3,600 people on or offstage.

Gembrook > February & March Hazelnut picking

Burnarlook Llamas and Hazelnuts

Burnarlook Llamas and Hazelnuts is a small family farm open for llama visits and u-pick (in season). Open by appointment.

Gembrook > Artworks & Botanic Gallery Garden

Sue Jarvis Gallery Garden

Sue Jarvis Gallery Garden is a rare 10acre botanic garden located in Gembrook, making it the perfect backdrop for intimate weddings, gatherings and events.

Eastern Dandenong Ranges > Tours of the Dandenong Ranges, Upper Yarra & West Gippsland

Treat Yourself Experiences & Tours

Want a different sort of adventure with your group, friends, family. Choose from our tours or let us help you design your own to enjoy.

Macclesfield > Horse riding, accommodation & holiday packages

Avoca Park Equestrian

Avoca Park Equestrian is a beautiful horse-riding and training facility nestled in the rolling hills of Macclesfield. Come and experience this hidden gem.

Emerald > A Park for all Seasons

Emerald Lake Park

Lakeside Park has picnic areas, walking trails, paddle boating, fishing a model railway and cafe in picturesque surrounds with Puffing Billy.

Mount Burnett > Astronomical Observatory

Mount Burnett Observatory

Mount Burnett Observatory is a community run astronomical observatory that opens regularly for members and the public (including for school and community groups).

Gembrook > Open by Appointment

The Motorist Museum

A small private collection of vintage and classic cars, motorcycles, machinery and associated memorabilia housed in a period converted garage.

Avonsleigh > Family Run Blueberry Farm

Avonsleigh Berries

Avonsleigh Berries is family business started in 1980 by Frank Edlinger and his family. Frank's vision was to bring Blueberries to the Australian public.

Gembrook > Responsibly sourced & ethically created the aboriginal way!

EARTHwise Culture

Aboriginal Art, artefacts and Irmangka-irmangka bush medicine created and made by the owners, Shane and Nina Wright, Kokatha people from the Western and Central desert regions of South Australia.

Macclesfield > Pony parties for kids

Avoca Park Equestrian

Let us create a truly unforgettable experience, where your child's birthday is elevated to a new level of enchantment and wonder. Trust us to deliver a pony party beyond compare, leaving a trail of happiness in the hearts of all who attend.

Cockatoo > A place of reflection

The Ash Wednesday Bushfire Education Centre

The Ash Wednesday Bushfire and Education Centre is a place of learning about events during bushfire. It's gardens are a place of reflection about the loss fires bring.

Emerald > All welcome

Emerald Arts Society

The Emerald Arts Society is home to a broad range of members, from professional artists to those that enjoy being creative and want to explore new mediums. Beginners of all ages are welcome.

Emerald > Lakeside Paddleboats - Aqua Bike Hire

Lakeside Paddleboats

The iconic vintage paddleboats on the Lake have been lovingly restored. Experience a close encounter as you navigate your way amongst our resident wildlife.

Gembrook > Gilwell Park - A park for everyone

Scouts Victoria Gilwell Park Adventure Centre

We offer a diverse selection of accommodations and camping options, as well as opportunities for both self-led and instructor-led activities.

Emerald > Boutique Vineyard

Emersleigh Estate

A boutique vineyard and winery hidden away at the southern edge of the Yarra Valley with cellar door and outdoor patio.

Emerald > Historical Museum

Emerald Museum & The Nobelius Heritage Park

The Emerald Museum tells the story of Emerald and Districts colourful past through displays of memorabilia, photographs and documents.

Emerald > Yoga, meditation, breathwork & dance

Mindful Heart Spaces & Mindful AF

A mindfulness studio in Emerald with regular mindfulness classes including yoga, meditation, breathwork, dance with special events and opportunity to hire the studio.

Emerald > Situated in Emerald Lake Park

Emerald Lake Model Railway

Emerald Lake Model Railway is the largest model railway in the Southern Hemisphere just one hours drive from Melbourne in the beautiful Emerald Lake Park and above the new Puffing Billy Visitor Centre.

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