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Dandenong - Cities, Towns and Localities
Dandenong is a suburb of Melbourne, located in the City of Greater Dandenong at the foothills of the Mount Dandenong, south-east of Melbourne’s central business district. Considered a multicultural city, Dandenong is just 35 km south east of Melbourne CBD.

Greater Dandenong is the hub of Melbourne’s south east region offering an array of lifestyles, activities and facilities. It is ideally positioned for many of the tourist attractions in the south-east region of Victoria.

Check out our range of listed Dandenong accommodation and Melbourne accommodation. In addition to our listed online travel guide information, contact the local tourism visitor centre for your destination for more attractions, tours, local maps and other information.

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Dandenong Attractions

Puffing Billy
• Contact: see the website for details
Puffing Billy is Australia’s favourite steam train. It runs on its original mountain track from Belgrave to Gembrook in the scenic Dandenong Ranges, just 40 km east of Melbourne, Victoria.
SkyHigh Mount Dandenong
• 26 Observatory Rd, MOUNT DANDENONG VIC • Ph: +61 3 9751 0443 • Email
• Open 7 days a week including public holidays
One of Victoria’s Premier Tourist Destinations - Less than 1 hour from the Melbourne CBD you can be SkyHigh – on the uppermost reach of the Dandenong Ranges, amid cool fern glades and lush towering native forest, looking at the big picture, from the Mornington Peninsula across the majestic sweep of Port Phillip Bay, surrounded by Melbourne’s growing urban fringes, to the You Yangs on the southern horizon. After sunset the southern sky, brilliant in the clear mountain night, is imitated by a spectacular carpet of city lights. This historic area affords a unique overview of Greater Melbourne

SkyHigh has something for the whole family including, an exquisite English garden, Adventurous SkyHigh Maze (constructed from native flora) and links to trail walks in the Dandenong Ranges National Park. If you really want to see Melbourne from above, there are viewing platforms with stunning views that sweep across Mornington Peninsula and Port Phillip Bay , to the You Yangs on the Southern horizon. There is a world-class function centre and a contemporary café/family bistro, great for weekend breakfasts.
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Dandenong Ranges Events

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The Dandenong Market
• Cnr Clow and Cleeland Sts, DANDENONG VIC 3175 • Ph: 03 9701 3850 • Email
• Open Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
With over 200 stalls and 600 parking spaces, there is a great range of stalls selling clothing, giftware, shoes, toys, cards, jewellery, plants, fabrics and prints, caters for all your needs plus with over 17 fresh fruit and vegetable stalls, two fish mongers, a halal butcher, a poultry shop and a deli, you have everything you need in the one place. Shoppers will also find cheese stalls, nuts and dried fruits, confectionary and dry grocery goods.
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Dandenong  Distance

Distance to Dandenong
• Following are some approximate distances by road to Dandenong:
Bacchus Marsh 89.4
Frankston 23.0
Healesville 58.8
Melbourne 35.2
Phillip Island 108.0
Sorrento 73.5
Distances given are only approximation, they should be verified with the appropriate maps.
The Australian Automotive Motoring Associations also offer select access to travel trip planners.

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