Tucked in to the foothills of the Dandenong Ranges, just one hour's drive from Melbourne, you will find Gembrook. Known for being the final destination for the iconic Puffing Billy it also boasts a strong farming background.
Gembrook was first settled by Europeans in 1873. Timber felling was carried out to prepare land for farming. Saw milling became the main industry when Puffing Billy Railway came to Gembrook in 1900.