Exploring & Touring

Healesville Sanctuary

Heallesville Sanctuary is a zoo specializing in native Australian animals. You will find a weaving path that takes you through the Sanctuary to large habitat areas where wildlife can be seen in their natural environment. You will encounter colourful birds, stroll amongst the kangaroos, meet an Emu on the path, hear dingoes howl and watch the flight and hunting skills of magnificent birds of prey. Healesville Sanctuary is open every day including Christmas Day and Public Holidays, from 9.00am to 5.00pm. The total Sanctuary journey is approximately 3km and while an average visit takes three hours, you can easily spend the day.

Open Daily 9am - 5pm


Hedgend Maze

Take the family on a great adventure. Hedgend is suitable for all ages and will keep the family engaged for hours with 20 acres of fun activities for the whole family. 

Hedgend’s main attraction includes the 1.20 km winding paths of the giant hedge maze.  Enjoy roaming through the creatively designed maze as you try to work out the secret message.

Hedgend includes many other activities including:

Open Monday, Wednesday & Friday
10am-4pm | Saturday & Sunday, 10am-5.00pm
School and Public Holidays open 10am-5.30pm 

Food & Wine

The Yarra Valley is well known to be the heart of food and wine. Surrounding Healesville there are more than 120 wineries in the region. Food and Wine in the region is recognised for its exceptional quality, variety and the passion in which the food and wine is produced. Healesville has many various place where you can eat out including breweries, bakeries, cafes, pubs and fine dining each offering delicious, fresh food and produce.