Day Trip from Melbourne to the Peninsula Hot Springs

The other day, I celebrated Birthday #24 with a little day trip to the Mornington Peninsula. Situated only an hour south-east of Melbourne, it boasts a distinct regional flavour: Upmarket beachside towns like Sorrento and Blairgowrie with white sandy beaches on the eastern side, and berry farms, apple orchards, cellar doors, and surf beaches throughout … Continue reading Day Trip from Melbourne to the Peninsula Hot Springs

Hiking Review: Werribee Gorge State Park

Situated just under an hour north-west of Melbourne is Werribee Gorge State Park. The Circuit Track takes you alongside the Werribee River before curving back to provide views of the gorge itself. Long Story Short: Location: Werribee Gorge State Park, Pentland Hills, Victoria Track: Werribee Gorge Circuit Track/ Werribee Gorge Short Circuit Track Distance: 6.2 … Continue reading Hiking Review: Werribee Gorge State Park