Activities and Dining

Moulton Park  accommodation in Sassafras is an ideal location from which you can experience many of the attractions in the Dandenong Ranges and Yarra Valley.

For more guideline details on the attractions or restaurants listed below, please click on their name to view their website OR please ask for our advice when booking at Moulton park

Copperfields Restaurant in Olinda Village …. Open Thursday to Monday

Cream Sassafras ….. take away some delicious treats and snuggle up by the fire

Fortnums Sassafras … provide our breakfast hampers and beautiful lunches and exquisite High Teas

Pig and Whistle …great meal at a pub type tavern in Olinda

Ranges Restaurant….. casual dining in Olinda Village

Ripe Australian Produce in Sassafras

Seasons Restaurant at Cloudehill Gardens ….Olinda

Sky High on Mount Dandenong –  A complimentary Limousine can be arranged from Moulton Park for dinner bookings at Sky High, Mon to Fri only

The Piggery Café at Burnham Beeches Estate in Sherbrooke…..open daily from 10am for all day grazing

Wild Oak…..a little bit more  fine dining in Olnda Village

Woods of Sherbrooke….open weekends only

 

WINERIES and BREWERIES

We will provide you with maps of the Yarra Valley and winery and cider trails.
Please ask when you check in at reception at 7 Monash Avenue, Olinda.

Yarra Valley Wineries and Breweries abound.

  • We love Belle Vedere at Coldstream for its creative food and kitchen garden
  • and Stones Yarra Valley for wonderful food and beautiful surroundings
  • and Eleanores Restaurant at Chateau Yering at Yarra Glen – so elegant and a total experience

 

BALLOONING

Global Ballooning in the Yarra Valley is our preferred partner for your adventure.

 

ATTRACTIONS

Puffing Billy  Railway at Belgrave

Trees Adventure – Belgrave

SkyHigh Mt Dandenong – a Maze and outlook over Melbourne

 

GARDENS and FOREST WALKS

William Rickets Sanctuary Mt Dandenong, Alfred Nicholas Gardens next to Sherbrooke Forest, 100 acres of National the Rhododendron Gardens and others

Tesslars Tulip Farm – March Gardening Expo and mid September-mid October the famous Tulip Festival

Cloudehill Gardens, Olinda – astonishing!

Kuranga Nursery in Mt Evelyn for the best of native plants and a wonderful café.

 

SHOPPING, MARKETS and other things to do

Chateau Yering: Historic House Hotel – www.chateauyering.com.au

Kallista Community Market – 1st Saturday of each month

The Villages of Mount Dandenong – see http://villagesofmtdandenong.com.au for a What’s On Calendar and overview of all the wonderful things to do, see and explore during your stay at Moulton Park

Yarra Glen Market – www.craftmarkets.com.au

Yarra Valley Farmers Market