Experience the Dandenongs

Mount Dandenong & Surrounds

Month: February 2024


Day Trip Essentials – Enjoying the Dandenongs in a Day

The Dandenongs are breathtaking in any season; however, for optimal viewing experience it’s best to visit on a clear day. Discover towering forests and fern gullies among the hills, discover lush gardens that bloom throughout the seasons from rhododendrons in…


The Dandenongs’ Gardens for Wellness and Meditation

Start exploring this sustainable Chelsea Australian garden designed by Phillip Johnson Landscapes and made possible through Victorian and Commonwealth government funding as well as donations from The People and Parks Foundation. It promises an adventure in botany! Discover the Dandenong…


Sustainable Transport Options in the Dandenongs

Sustainable living means having less of an effect on our environment while living healthier, saving money, gaining new skills, and building community connections. * Collaborating with key stakeholders to protect and enhance the ecological value of Greater Dandenong land. *…


Exploring the Dandenongs Wetlands and Their Inhabitants

Wetlands provide habitats for many diverse plants and animals, making them ideal for bird watching. Bring binoculars as well as your family’s favorite snacks to ensure an unforgettable outdoor adventure! In the 1920s and 30s, wealthy families from Melbourne would…