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Warburton is a spectacular town in the Yarra Ranges that offers quality accommodation and many tourist attractions. This historical gold mining township boasts a tranquil setting with several attractive spots and numerous charming attractions. Warburton is located just 76kms east of Melbourne.

Warburton Accommodation, Alpine Hotel, Motel & Cottages

Outdoor activities at Warburton are plenty; whether it is a scenic walk, picnicking, a mountain walk or rock-climbing, Warburton offers all this and more.

Set at 1245 metres above sea level, the peak of Mt Donna Buang is one of the best ways to enjoy the Warburton’s panoramic views. The drive up to the summit is beautiful as you can admire the views of Warburton along the way. About halfway up the mountain, stop by the Rainforest Gallery where you can walk through the treetops on a 350-metre long walkway and stop on a 40-metre long observation platform. Here you will see the lush rainforest from 15 metres above the ground.

For sporting enthusiasts, make sure to embark on one of the most popular walking/biking trails in Victoria, the Warburton Trail. This track extends over 38 kilometres and runs from Lilydale to Warburton. With a mountainous backdrop to see you on the way, this trail passes the Yarra Ranges National Park, vineyards, wineries and the Yarra River Valley.

Warburton also has a range of shops, cafes and restaurants within the town precincts. There is also a range of accommodation located in Warburton from motels to private cabins. Click on the link below to find the best deal amongst the range of accommodation in Warburton.

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Michael Jones

Michael created and runs the Yarra Valley Point website, as well as the Holiday Point travel brand that incorporates a network of 16 location based travel information and attraction websites around Australia, Asia, and around the world.

With 25+ years of online experience and a passion for travel (having lived in Melbourne most of his life and still lives in the Yarra Valley), Michael not only researches and writes content for the website, he also tinkers behind the scenes with the website functionality & design.

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