Though 10 minutes from the CBD by train, it isn't often visited by tourists. Which seems a pity.
Marysville is just an hour and a half's drive from Melbourne but feels more remote.
Here's Traveller's pick of Melbourne's best accommodation on offer.
A weekend favourite for anyone seeking an easy country escape.
When it comes to nocturnal fun, in Sydney the question is: what's open? But in Melbourne it's simply, where to next?
The region lacked recognition for many years, but its thriving wineries are finally putting it on the map.
What's there to see at Melbourne's Koorie Heritage Trust, which has recently been in the news for all the wrong reasons?
The Australian city that is one of the most Italian cities outside of Italy.
It may be home to the nation's capital of 'cool', but there is more to beautiful Victoria than inner-city cafes and live music. Head to the High Country for wine tasting; get indulgent in Daylesford with a luxury boutique stay; take a rejuvenating dip in the Murray River; or tap into Victoria's history at the Goldfields. Where ever you head, Victoria is a boundless playground to explore.