Dog-Friendly Yarra Valley, VIC: Visiting with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Yarra Valley

The Yarra Valley is a beautiful wine-growing region just outside of Melbourne. And a visit to the area doesn’t mean that you need to leave your dog behind. I share with you my tips on the best dog-friendly options in the Yarra Valley, from which wineries allow dogs to where to stay overnight, and even … Read more

Dog-Friendly Melbourne: Visiting Melbourne with a Dog

Dog-friendly Melbourne

As a long-time Sydneysider, I’m usually compelled to say how much better Sydney is than Melbourne, as part of the long-standing rivalry between the two Australian cities. However, when it comes to dog-friendliness, Melbourne is way out in front and by far the most dog-friendly city in Australia. Melbourne is a great destination to visit … Read more

Dog-Friendly Great Ocean Road: Driving with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Great Ocean Road

One of Victoria’s most well-known attractions is the Great Ocean Road. Popular to complete as either a day trip from Melbourne or over multiple days, of course we added it to our road trip driving between Melbourne and Adelaide. However, in the lead up and while driving it, we discovered that the Great Ocean Road … Read more

30 of the Best Dog-Friendly Hotels in Melbourne in 2022

Dog-Friendly Hotels Melbourne

No matter what your reason for visiting Melbourne, if you’re visiting with a dog, you’ll need to find a dog-friendly hotel. Luckily then an increasing number of hotels in Melbourne now welcome pets to stay with you. Whether you’re after a luxury five-star hotel, perfect for a pet-friendly staycation, or need an self-contained apartment for … Read more

Dog-Friendly Daylesford: Visiting Daylesford with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Daylesford

A weekend away with your pup probably isn’t the first thing that springs to mind when you think of Daylesford and the surrounding region, best known for the luxurious combination of spas and fine dining. However, while the region isn’t the most dog-friendly one, there’s still plenty of dog-friendly options around Daylesford in Victoria, from … Read more

14 Top Dog-Friendly Places to Stay in Victoria

Pet-Friendly Accommodation Victoria

The more you look for pet-friendly accommodation options in Victoria, the more enticing choices are revealed. Whether it’s a relaxing country break, a cabin by the beach, or a fun weekend in the city that you’re after, check out this range of dog-friendly places to stay in Victoria. Dog-Friendly Country Stays Best Friend Holiday Retreat, … Read more

11 Fun Dog-Friendly Things to Do in Country Victoria

Dog-Friendly Victoria

Looking for something fun and different to do with your dog in Victoria? No matter if you’re looking for an outdoor adventure, to explore the state’s fascinating history or to just enjoy some excellent wine (with your dog at your side), I’ve put together this collection of fun experiences that are all very dog-friendly, located … Read more

10 of the Best Dog-Friendly Beaches in Victoria

Lorne Beach with Dog

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 Best 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