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Day trips in Melbourne and Victoria

Escaping the daily grind once in a while is something that we all need to do. One of the best, and easiest, ways to do this is to get outside your comfort zone and take a day trip to a new location. Whether you’re looking to settle in and relax with a glass of wine in the Yarra Valley or get out and adventure in the Grampians, we have something for everyone. So take a look at some of the best day trips from Melbourne to get you inspired for your next escape.

Epic drives from Melbourne

Epic drives from Melbourne

What comes to mind when you think of a dream road trip? Maybe you think of beaches, scenic drives, mountain ranges, winding your way through rainforests or wide open fields. What if we told you that you could have all of this and more when road tripping from Melbourne? Victoria

Shannon Barker
Best Day Trips from Melbourne - Post Lockdown

Best Day Trips from Melbourne - Post Lockdown

The appreciation we have at the moment for the great outdoors and the positive effect it can have on our mental and physical health is greater than it has ever been. In Japan this nature therapy is called Shinrin-Yoku or ‘Tree Bathing’. Clean fresh air, sunlight and greenery: these are

Sam Ficek
Best hikes near Melbourne

Best hikes near Melbourne

There are obvious reasons hiking is such a popular weekend activity. Not only is it a great form of exercise, hiking and walking have been shown to lower anxiety, stress and depression. Fresh air and endorphins help lift our moods and clear our minds. It’s also worth mentioning that

Shannon Barker
Melbourne bike paths you can find without leaving the city

Melbourne bike paths you can find without leaving the city

Ding ding! Hop on your bike and enjoy a weekend ride on along one of Melbourne's many suburban bike paths.

Shannon Barker
13 Free things to do in Melbourne

13 Free things to do in Melbourne

Looking for the best free things to do? Got a tight budget? You can still have a great day out in Melbourne! Here are 13 of the best free things you can enjoy without spending a cent.

Maryse Dubois
4 Victorian adventures perfect for Cup Weekend

4 Victorian adventures perfect for Cup Weekend

Horses running in circles not your thing? Make the most of the warm weather and four-day break with one of these Victorian adventures (silly hat, fascinator and spray tan not required).

Shannon Barker