I imagine how Melburnians in the 1930s felt when they escape the bustle of the city.
Make sure you have plenty of time to explore and wander this not so sleepy mountain town. If you are a tea lover, child at heart or pastry lover then
A crazy name I know but these are some of the easiest delights you can make. So satisfying and so simple, the whole family will love these.
Follow in the footsteps of early excursionists who left the city in their thousands seeking respite in the Dandenong Ranges.
Called Schwarzwderkirschtorte in German, the cake got its name from the traditional costume worn by women in the Black Forest.
Guest Blogger - Tennille of Yarra Valley Life - writes about her visit to Coonara Springs.
Spring is coming and turns our thoughts to entertaining after coming out of Winter hibernation and these delectable savoury morsels are perfect.
Guest Blogger - Tennille of Yarra Valley Life - writes an open letter to the team at The Independent
There seems to be an abundance of citrus fruits this Winter, even a usually meagre-fruiting grapefruit tree has borne generously!