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The Puffing Billy railway is a historic steam train that starts at Belgrave and runs through the mountainous region of the Dandenong Ranges. This historic...

Puffing Billy

Dandenong Ranges Suburb – Belgrave

The Dandenong Ranges houses the beautiful town of Belgrave which is a commercial centre of the region and is located between Ferntree Gully and Emerald.

Belgrave is a popular town with numerous things to see and do. Being close to the Melbourne CBD, many visitors come here for weekend getaways and short day trips.

Belgrave Attractions, Activities & Things to Do in Melbourne, Victoria

The town boasts a number of natural attractions and a main commercial centre that offers a chain of shops, restaurants, accommodation, boutiques, gift shops and the unique historic Cameo Cinema; all set against the verdant backdrop of the Belgrave forest.

Visitors can visit the popular Belgrave Town Park towards the northern side of the main roundabout. Here, you can see panoramic views from an elevated point over the town centre.

The major tourist appeal of Belgrave is the Puffing Billy steam train tour. This scenic railway tour takes you through the most picturesque locations of Belgrave and the Dandenong Ranges, whilst showing you the best scenic views of the landscape and the foothills of the Dandenong Ranges.

Apart from the train ride, Belgrave offers a number of park grounds and scenic drives for visitors. Each of the parks boast several walking trails, BBQ facilities and playgrounds for children.

After enjoying the walking trails, try spending some time at the town’s popular restaurants where there are a range of different cuisines including French, Italian, Indian as well as the best Australian menus.

There are also a number of accommodation options should you wish to stay in Belgrave including a variety of hotels and motels, vacation rentals, cottages and B&B’s. Many of these accommodations are centrally located and give easy access to the many attractions within this region.

Puffing Billy

Puffing Billy

Belgrave, VIC

The Puffing Billy railway is a historic steam train that starts at Belgrave and runs through the mountainous region of the Dandenong Ranges. This historic steam train takes its passengers through the renowned...

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Sherbrooke Falls

Sherbrooke Falls

Sherbrooke, VIC

Apart from the hilly landscapes and various camp grounds, the Dandenong Ranges in Victoria is also quite popular for its gorgeous waterfalls. Sherbrooke Falls is a renowned oasis amid the picturesque landscape of the...

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Trees Adventure

Trees Adventure

Belgrave, VIC

The Trees Adventure High Ropes Park is an awesome setting for eco-adventure fun. Located in a stunning heritage garden of Belgrave, and next to Puffing Billy in Melbourne’s Dandenong Ranges, Trees Adventure is a...

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Cameo Cinema

Belgave, VIC

Cameo Cinema provides the perfect experience for the movie lover looking to enjoy the best of the big-screen. This independent cinema offers both blockbuster movies, showcases excellent art-house movies and also offers...

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Birdsland Reserve

Belgrave Heights, VIC

Birdsland Reserve is an amazing getaway tucked away between Lysterfield Lake Park and Belgrave. This bushland reserve is best known for its rich bird life and diverse species of native animals. The reserve’s rich...

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Burrinja Cultural Centre

Burrinja Cultural Centre

Upwey, VIC

The Burrinja Cultural Centre, a non-for-profit arts organisation in the Dandenong Ranges, seeks to bring together the community through various art exhibitions and performances. A vibrant community centre in Upwey, the...

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Belgrave Lake Park, Belgrave, Victoria, Australia

Belgrave Lake Park

Belgrave, VIC

Belgrave Lake Park is a sizable reserve, located just south of Belgrave, that plays a significant role in maintaining the biodiversity of flora and fauna in the region. Belgrave Lake Park is the critical link between...

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George Tindale Memorial Gardens

George Tindale Memorial Gardens

Sherbrooke, VIC

The George Tindale Memorial Gardens is a popular public park which features a number of rare and native flora species. The soil at this park is acidic and rich in minerals, therefore many rare plants grow here without...

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Sherbrooke Art Gallery

Belgrave, VIC

Sherbrooke Art Gallery has a range of ever changing artworks on display which are also available for sale to the general public. Managed by the Sherbrooke Art Society which was established in 1966, the gallery has grown...

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Borthwick Park Playground

Belgrave, VIC

Borthwick Park Playground is an expansive playground specially designed to give young kids the chance to get lost in the world of play. This playground is a popular attraction for families touring the Dandenong Ranges...

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Sooki Lounge Belgrave

Belgrave, VIC

Sooki Lounge Belgrave is a lively gastro pub that takes pride in being one of the Dandenong Ranges most incredible locations for live events. Best known as a venue for music lovers and night owls, Sooki is a must visit...

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Evolve Fair Foods

Belgrave, VIC

Evolve Fair Foods is a unique restaurant tucked away at the foot of the magnificent Dandenong Ranges. Along the winding mountain roads set amid the lush forested areas is this welcome café. Best known for its zealous...

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