Carramar Cottage Emerald Area Attractions

Attractions in the Avonsleigh area which you can take a trip to are the beautiful Emerald Lake Park where the famous Puffing Billy Steam Train resides which you can ther for a trip back in time to Gembrook or Belgrave.

Emerald also has a museum at Nobelius Heritage Park which is well worth a look to discover the history of the area. Gembrook has the famous Kirth Kiln and Bunyip State Park. If you like markets then Emerald has one on the 3rd Sunday of the Month for local produce and handmade goods as well as Gembrook on the 4th Sunday of the Month.

Puffing Billy Train Emerald Lake Victoria
yarra valley vineyards

Visit the Yarra Valley

A short drive away a visit to Yarra Valley wine region is not to be missed. Visit the cellar doors of wineries that continue to innovate like DeBortoli, Fergusson and Yering Station to newer favourites like Punt Road and Mandala Wines.

Sample the wines and stay around for a tour and linger over a meal as you discover the regional passion for food, with fresh local produce matched to the wines in vineyard restaurants.

vineyard cellar door