Category Archives: Sassafras

Sassafras and SkyHigh

A short drive from the Kokoda Memorial Walk lies the cute town of Sassafras. The town has several unique galleries and antique stores as well as coffee shops and cafes and is well worth a look. If you continue along highway C415, you’ll pass another small town, Olinda that has much of the same offerings as Sassafras. …

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The Dandenong Ranges

Approximately 40 minutes by car away from the Melbourne CBD lies the Dandenong Ranges National Park, an area of tall forests and vibrant fern gullies. The park is the location of the popular Kokoda Memorial Walk, commonly referred to as the 1,000 Steps Hike. This moderate hike is a memorial to the Australian soldiers who fought …

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