The charming village of Olinda – the highest in the Dandenong Ranges – has a busy shopping strip of fascinating stores to explore. The region continues to have a thriving arts community today, attracting artists and craftspeople whose creations span a variety of mediums.
Located 500m from Olinda village is the spectacular National Rhododendron Gardens which boast more than 270,000 colourful blooms and are open daily. Other must-see tourist attractions include Cloudehill Nursery and Gardens, Piranha Gardens and R.J. Hamer Forest Arboretum which has breath-taking views.
With its whimsical surrounds, Olinda is a sought after suburb in the hills, with stunning homes and views and prices are reflective of this.