Visit Nillumbik

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

Take a tour of our Shire for inspiration on where to visit. From our historical and quaint townships, to our playgrounds, trails, cultural and natural attractions, you will see why Nillumbik is known as the Green Wedge.

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 

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The Hurstbridge Heritage Trail passes 30 sites of historical significance spanning early settlement to the mid 1900s. 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).