9 of the Best Dog-Friendly Beaches in Victoria

Whether you’re looking for a wonderful stretch of sand to enjoy a long off-leash walk with your pup, or you both just want to cool down in the water on a hot day, there’s a wide variety of dog-friendly beaches in Victoria. Check out this selection of dog-friendly beaches located in Melbourne, plus both east … Read more

25 Dog-Friendly Days Out Around Melbourne

Dog-Friendly Day Trips Melbourne

Looking for a fun day out with your dog around Melbourne? No matter if you’d prefer to head to the beaches or the mountains, stay close to the city or head out on a road trip, I’ve got plenty of ideas for dog-friendly day trips all around Melbourne, all within a 2 hour drive of … Read more

Dog-Friendly Phillip Island & Surrounds

Dog-Friendly Phillip Island

The popular tourist destination of Phillip Island is best known for its nightly Penguin Parades and its grand prix circuit, neither of which are dog-friendly attractions. But if you’re visiting with a dog, what else is there to see and do, including in the surrounding area back on the mainland? Are Dogs Allowed at the … Read more

Dog-Friendly Lakes Entrance: Visiting Lakes Entrance with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Lakes Entrance

Lakes Entrance is a popular beach destination along 90 Mile Beach in East Gippsland, about a 4 hour drive east of Melbourne. But what is it like to visit Lakes Entrance with a dog and are there many dog-friendly options? I share my experience from my recent visit. Dog-Friendly Beaches in Lakes Entrance While there’s … Read more

8 Dog-Friendly Short Walks in Victoria

Dog-Friendly Walks Victoria

One of the highlights of travelling with your dog, whether just on a day trip or for a longer period, is finding beautiful dog-friendly walks. It’s such a treat to go for a walk together in new and interesting surrounds, instead of traipsing the same suburban streets. The state of Victoria is home to plenty … Read more

Dog-Friendly Mornington Peninsula: Visiting the Mornington Peninsula with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Mornington Peninsula

Located on the eastern side of Port Phillip Bay,  just over an hour from the centre of Melbourne, the Mornington Peninsula is a popular destination for both day trippers and weekend getaways. Find out what to do when visiting the Mornington Peninsula with your dog, from a dog-only bakery to walks and beaches. Dog-Friendly Sightseeing … Read more

Dog-Friendly Macedon Ranges: Visiting the Macedon Ranges with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Macedon Ranges

The cooler climes of the Macedon Ranges are under an hour northwest of Melbourne, perfect for a day trip or weekend getaway. It’s also the perfect place to visit with your dog, with plenty of dog-friendly attractions from forest to gardens to wineries. Dog-Friendly Sightseeing in the Macedon Ranges When visiting the Macedon Ranges with … Read more

Dog-Friendly Bendigo: Visiting Bendigo with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Bendigo

The regional city of Bendigo in Victoria is a terrific destination to visit with your dog. Just two hours north of Melbourne, there’s plenty of dog-friendly attractions, not to mention dog-friendly cafes. Find out more about visiting Bendigo with your dog… Dog-Friendly Sightseeing in Bendigo Bendigo has a rich heritage dating back to its foundation … Read more

Dog-Friendly Walhalla: Visiting Walhalla with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Walhalla

Hidden in a deep mountain valley just 2 1/2 hours from Melbourne, the historic gold mining town of Walhalla is a fascinating destination to visit. It’s also surprising dog-friendly! Read on to find out what you can get up to with your dog on a visit to Walhalla… Dog-Friendly Sightseeing in Walhalla Despite being just … Read more

Dog-Friendly Bright: Visiting Bright with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Bright

A gorgeous town in the Victorian High Country region, Bright is a delightfully dog-friendly destination. It’s the perfect base for outdoor activities, from walking to cycling to winter snow sports. Find out more about what to do when visiting dog-friendly Bright… Dog-Friendly Sightseeing in Bright If yourself and your dog love the outdoors, you’ll find … Read more