Visit Nillumbik

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Nillumbik is just 25 km north-east of metropolitan Melbourne and is renowned for its beautiful townships set among unspoilt bushland and picturesque hills.

Visit our tourism website Visit Nillumbik to find details about all our attractions including:

  • The iconic Montsalvat, the oldest artists' colony in Australia
  • Edendale Community Environment Farm
  • Annual events such as Open Cellars and Nillumbik Artists Open Studios
  • National and state parks and environmental reserves

Current campaigns and promotions

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'Shop in our Shire' Spring Bikes

Our ‘Shop in our Shire’ campaign is under way, encouraging residents to buy local this spring and summer.

From clothing to homewares, cafes and restaurants to a range of different services, everything you need is right here in our Shire.

Ten spring flower bikes have been dotted around the Shire to guide your discovery of Nillumbik.

Spring bikes can be found at:

  • Civic Plaza Atrium – Civic Drive, Greensborough
  • Yarrambat Golf Course – 649 Yan Yean Road, Yarrambat
  • Groom Girl – 53 Chute Street, Diamond Creek
  • Montsalvat – 7 Hillcrest Avenue, Eltham
  • Daisy Cooper Ceramics Clay Space – 6/1625 Main Road, Research
  • Massaros – 360 Eltham -Yarra Glen Road, Kangaroo Ground
  • Gallery 7six5 – 765 Eltham – Yarra Glen Road, Watson Creek
  • Nature’s Harvest – 3/920 Main Road, Hurstbridge
  • A local Baker – 83 Burns Street, St Andrews
  • Panton Hill Hotel – 633 Kangaroo Ground – St Andrews Road, Panton Hill



Hurstbridge Trails Map

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The Hurstbridge Heritage trail comprises 30 sites of historical significance spanning early settlement to the mid 1900’s. Each site has an information sign, many with great old photos.

We invite you to follow in the footsteps of those who have contributed to our history and imagine their lives. 

Download the Hurstbridge Trails flyer(PDF, 501KB)



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