Dog-Friendly Mornington Peninsula: Visiting 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 in Victoria 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. … Read more

Dog-Friendly Bright: Visiting Bright with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Bright

A gorgeous town in the Victoria 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

Dog-Friendly Beechworth: Visiting Beechworth with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Beechworth

The historic town of Beechworth in north east Victoria is a charming destination for visitors, both of the two-legged and four-legged kind. With historic remains and plenty of walks to explore, find out more about visiting Beechworth with a dog.  Dog-Friendly Sightseeing in Beechworth Whether you’re visiting for the day, a weekend or longer, add … Read more

Dog-Friendly Macedon Ranges: Visiting 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 in Victoria. 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 … Read more

Dog-Friendly Phillip Island, VIC: Visiting with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Phillip Island

The popular tourist destination of Phillip Island in Victoria 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 … Read more

Dog-Friendly Geelong: Visiting Geelong with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Geelong

Whether you visit Geelong as your first stop along the Great Ocean Road or on a quick getaway from Melbourne, the city of Geelong in Victoria has more to offer that you expect, including plenty of dog-friendly fun. Find out what to do in Geelong when visiting with a dog, plus ideas on pet-friendly places … 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 in Victoria. 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 … Read more

Dog-Friendly Echuca: Visiting Echuca with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Echuca

Echuca is a wonderfully dog-friendly destination to visit in the state of Victoria. With a whole list of dog-friendly recommendations from the local tourism board, there’s no shortage of things to do with your pup in this historic town on the Murray River. In particular, after the devastating floods of 2022 (which luckily didn’t damage … Read more

10 Best Dog-Friendly Weekend Getaways from Melbourne

Old Post Office Walhalla with Dog

Looking for a great dog-friendly getaway from Melbourne? There’s plenty of options available nearby in Victoria, whether you want a coastal escape, to visit cellar doors, explore an historic town or enjoy the great outdoors. All of these destinations are under a 3 hour drive from the centre of Melbourne, with many of them even … Read more

Visiting Altona Dog Beach in Melbourne

Altona Dog Beach

One of the best dog-friendly beaches close to the centre of Melbourne is Altona Dog Beach. And after visiting this beach even on a cloudy, cool day, it’s easy to understand why. Read on to find out everything you need to know about visiting Altona Dog Beach with your dog. Location of Altona Dog Beach … Read more