A (large) country town version of the White Night held in Melbourne, the one held in Ballarat had a wonderful community atmosphere.
The photogenic and relaxing gardens and ponds of Blue Lotus Water Garden near Warburton.
An excellent rail trail running through rural areas and well away from traffic, some 53 km in total.
A short one hour walk which loops around Couties Road and Kings Roads, Panton Hill. Includes the scenic Felix’s Wildflower Walk.
A two hour walk which loops around Old Caledonia Gully and Black Cameron Road, St Andrews. With an optional extension to Queenstown Cemetery.
A fine two hour walk which loops around Smiths Gully Road and Rifle Range Road.
A scenic walk around the hills of Research which takes just over half an hour.
A walk not too far from Eltham, the wonderful Masons Falls Circuit in Kinglake West.
A fine easy walk which takes you along a path of historical discovery.
A 3.3 km loop walking through an historical gold mining area near the north eastern suburb of Warrandyte. Well worth a visit and there are many fine places to eat in the Warrandyte shopping precinct.