Melbourne Daytrip: Ballarat & Sovereign Hill

The best thing about moving to Victoria? Daytrips! (Because it’s definitely not the weather) Want beaches? Hit one of the many beach towns along the Great Ocean Road or head down the Mornington Peninsula. After rainforests & mountain ranges? Great Otway Park, the Dandenongs, the Macedon Ranges and the Grampians spring to mind. Pampering & relaxation? Look no further than Daylesford and Hepburn Springs in … Continue reading Melbourne Daytrip: Ballarat & Sovereign Hill

Winter Wonderlights at Sovereign Hill

The tiny state of Victoria is made for day trippers. In one day from Melbourne, you could drive part of the Great Ocean Road, sip sparkling wine in the Yarra Valley, hike among the wildflowers in the Dandenongs, hit the beach on the Mornington Peninsula, quaff Pinot Noir in Red Hill, or explore Australia’s gold mining history in the Goldfields. On the weekend, I did … Continue reading Winter Wonderlights at Sovereign Hill