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Puffing Billy Steam Train & Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary Tour From Melbourne

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  • 9 hr

Visit the Dandenong Ranges on a day trip from Melbourne that takes you riding through forests of towering mountain ash gum trees and giant tree ferns on the Puffing Billy steam train and view Australia's unique wildlife at the Healesville Sanctuary. Discover the beauty of Melbourne's most scenic regions as you watch cockatoos and rosellas in the Dandenong Ranges.

Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Grants on Sherbrooke

At Grants on Sherbrooke, enjoy a delicious traditional Devonshire Tea of scones served warm with jam and cream, and tea or coffee served in china cups.

Duration: 40 minutes

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Ride the century-old Puffing Billy Steam Train on the 30-minute ride from Belgrave to Menzies Creek. View the towering Mountain Ash trees and beautiful gullies of Sherbrooke Forest

Duration: 30 minutes

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Get ready to meet a group of furry friends at Australia’s premier wildlife and nature sanctuary, Healesville, home to mammals and reptiles and over 200 varieties of native birds • Every Sunday, you can learn about the local Wurundjeri Aboriginal people. Hear of their culture, traditions and stories of the Dreamtime. Listen to the sounds of the didgeridoo and be amazed at their mastery making that Boomerang really fly! • Lunch is available to purchase at one of three cafés at Healesville Sanctuary • A volunteer guide will escort you among Australia’s unique birds and animals in a natural bushland setting • You can experience ‘Kangaroo Country’, the ‘Spirits of the Sky’ show and ‘Tales from Platypus Creek’

Duration: 3 hour 30 minutes