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Dandenong Ranges National Park

The prime scenic attraction of the area has to be the stunning Dandenong Ranges National Park. Nestled in the picturesque suburbs of the Dandenong Ranges in...

Dandenong Ranges National Park

Dandenong Ranges Suburb – Olinda

Olinda is a renowned tourist town located between the towns of Sassafras and Kallista. Being a quaint town near the scenic Dandenong Ranges, Olinda is a popular weekend and day trip destination amongst visitors.

Olinda offers an array of antique and craft shops, a selection of boutique restaurants and coffee shops near the town’s main commercial centre.

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

To cater for the accommodation needs of tourists, Olinda offers a wide range of stylish boutique accommodation at various luxurious establishments within the town. Popular accommodation options include cottages, hotels and self-contained apartments located near the town’s most scenic attractions. Check out the range of accommodations available below.

There is also a number of internationally-renowned restaurants nearby, such as the Cuckoo Restaurant which serves a number of delicious food varieties in a buffet style.

Being a town near the foothills of the Dandenong Ranges, Olinda offers a number of walking tracks, hiking paths and scenic drive options for visitors. Whilst walking along the forested roads in Olinda, explore the many scenic points among the verdant grassland and foothills. Take your camera to capture the best views that the town has to offer.

As a part of Olinda is occupied by the giant Dandenong Ranges National Park, the town also offers an opportunity for visitors to explore the park and indulge in various fun-filled activities.

Nature lovers will be happy to know that the town has numerous pristine natural attractions to explore; such as the many exquisite gardens, scenic Olinda Falls, various parklands and several forested areas with deciduous trees, daffodils, rhododendrons, camellias and azaleas.

The National Rhododendron Gardens is a popular spot for the nature lovers and regular visitors. So click the links below to explore the many attractions and things to do around Olinda.

Dandenong Ranges National Park

Dandenong Ranges National Park

Belgrave, VIC

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Cuckoo Restaurant

Olinda, VIC

Try the scrumptious smorgasbord meals at this fun-filled venue in the Dandenong Ranges. The restaurant boasts a unique Bavarian atmosphere; perfect for couples, groups and families to enjoy. Since 1958, the...

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National Rhododendron Gardens

National Rhododendron Gardens

Olinda, VIC

The National Rhododendron Gardens is a popular destination located in the Dandenong Ranges. This serene setting houses a variety of colourful blooms; including azaleas, camellias, rhododendrons and daffodils. With an...

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Olinda Falls

Olinda Falls

Mt Dandenong, VIC

Soak up in the picture-perfect scenic landscape of Olinda Falls while visiting the wonderful tourist spots of Mount Dandenong. With numerous public and private gardens containing native flowers and picnic grounds...

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Alfred Nicholas Memorial Gardens

Alfred Nicholas Memorial Gardens

Sherbrooke, VIC

The Alfred Nicholas Memorial Gardens is a great venue for all nature lovers. Located in Sherbrooke, these gardens are home to magnificent shrubs, flowering plants, and majestic Mountain Ash trees. Whether you’re...

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Geppetto’s Workshop

Sassafras, VIC

Geppetto’s Workshop is Australia’s finest themed toy store which is conveniently based in two locations in the picturesque Dandenong Ranges; Olinda and Sassafras. Geppetto’s Workshop stocks toys from...

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Rj Hamer Arboretum

Olinda, VIC

The Dandenong Ranges is one of the most popular and scenic destinations in Victoria. The R.J Hamer Arboretum in the Dandenongs is one of the most amazing and unique gardens located in this region. With the gorgeous...

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The Wall

Monbulk, VIC

Cycling is one of the best ways to experience the charm of the scenic Dandenong Ranges, and there is no better place to do this than by cycling The Wall. The Wall is one of the Dandenong Ranges’ most popular...

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Coonara Springs

Olinda, VIC

Coonara Springs Restaurant, Gardens and Accommodation is one of the oldest restaurants in the Dandenong Ranges and is a major attraction in the region. Located on 7 landscaped acres, the property has extensive views...

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Cloudehill Gardens

Olinda, VIC

Cloudehill Gardens are a magnificent escape tucked away at the top of the majestic Dandenong Ranges and is a must-visit for both locals and visitors touring the region. The gardens are an all-seasons source of...

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Pirianda Gardens

Pirianda Gardens

Olinda, VIC

The Pirianda Gardens are known for being one of the most picturesque parks in Victoria. The terraced gardens are beyond compare, especially in autumn, as the leaves turn to stunning shades of red, orange and yellow. The...

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Ferny Creek Reserve

Ferny Creek Reserve

Sassafras, VIC

Ferny Creek Reserve is located in the suburb of Ferny Creek, approximately 30kms from Melbourne, Vic. Known as a recreational getaway, the reserve is a popular attraction for locals and visitors to the Dandenong Ranges...

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Kays Picnic Ground

Olinda, VIC

Kays Picnic Ground is a wonderful recreational space tucked away in the scenic Dandenong Ranges. One of the most distinct things about these grounds is that they are teeming with diverse flora and fauna for an...

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Peter Delahenty Art Studio

Olinda, VIC

Peter Delahenty Art Studio is one of the Dandenong Ranges‘ premier art studios with many pieces available for viewing and sale. The studio traces its beginnings to 1991 when the studio first opened its doors, and...

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Pie in the Sky

Olinda, VIC

Pie in the Sky is an award-winning café that takes great pride in serving some of the best meat pies in Australia. The café is best known for its fresh hand-made pies and its reverence for lean and fresh ingredients...

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Dudley’s

Olinda, VIC

Dudley’s is the perfect restaurant to wine and dine in Olinda while immersing yourself in the rich culture of the region. This popular restaurant prides itself in preparing Australian meals with key influences...

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Copperfields Restaurant

Olinda, VIC

Copperfields Restaurant is the perfect venue for adventurous dining and is located in the heart of Dandenong Ranges. Whether you are looking for a casual hangout over a cup of coffee, or fine dining and world class...

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Ranges at Olinda

Olinda, VIC

Ranges at Olinda prides itself in being a café by day and a restaurant by night, and this provides visitors the best of both worlds in Olinda. Meet, drink and indulge in one of the Dandenong Ranges’ hotspots. If you are...

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Wild Oak Restaurant

Olinda, VIC

Wild Oak Restaurant takes pride in providing Australian meals ultra-modern setting that makes it a must-visit whilst visiting the Dandenong Ranges. The restaurant’s philosophy revolves around serving flavour-driven...

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National Rhododendron Gardens

Mist @ Olinda

Olinda, VIC

Mist @ Olinda is an elegant wedding and function venue tucked away within the National Rhododendron Gardens in Olinda. This newly refurbished venue is perfect for weddings and private functions with catering services...

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The Deli Platter

Olinda, VIC

The Deli Platter is a cafe and delicatessen located in the picturesque suburb of Olinda in the Dandenong Ranges. The Deli Platter serves a huge range of delicious homemade foods that are freshly prepared daily and are...

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