Day Out

Abbotsford Convent
1 St Heliers Street, Abbotsford VIC
3067

Beautiful galleries, gardens, cafes, festivals, art therapy sessions

03 9415 3600
7:30am – 10:00pm daily. Office open 9:00am – 5:30pm Monday to Friday. 
Wheelchair accessible on most paths
No
Depends on activity
Free entry
Yarra City
Accessible Beaches

Take a trip to the beach with Melbournes range of wheelchair accessible beaches. Accessible beaches have ramps and beach matting that make it easier for wheelchair users to enjoy our beautiful coastline

1300 653 356
Wheelchair Accessible
No
All Ages
Free
Kingston, Port Phillip, Hobsons Bay, Mornington Peninsula, Bayside
Alamein Community Garden
49 Ashburn Grove, Ashburton VIC
3147

Garden beds for rent on annual basis. Plots not always available

(03) 9885 9401
No Wheelchair Access
Yes
All Ages
$15-25 per year
Boroondara
All Access Disco
The Corner, 91 Wilsons Rd, Mornington VIC
3931

Discos for all ages and abilities, carers are free

5950 1630
Wheelchair Accessible
No
All Ages (Under 16 must be accompanied by a carer)
$5 entry (carers free)
Mornington Peninsula Shire
Blue Hills Berries and Cherries
27 Parker Road, Silvan VIC
3795

Self pick blueberries, cherries and strawberries, there’s also a gift shop for local produce, jams and ice-cream

(03) 9737 9400
Consult website for up-to-date opening hours
Not wheelchair accessible
No
All Ages
Free entry (Picking prices vary depending on berry type)
Yarra Ranges
Boroondara Farmers Market
Patterson Reserve, East, Aubrun Rd Hawthorn VIC
3122

Buy fresh local fruits and vegetables

9278 4444
Every third and fifth Saturday of the month from 8:00am – 1:00pm
Crowded
No
All Ages
Free Entry
Boroondara
Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre
Melbourne Museum, 11 Nicholson St, Carlton VIC
3053

Bunjilaka presents the Koorie experience. Discover the stories and vibrant culture of Victoria’s first nation peoples

13 11 02
Daily 10am–5pm, Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day
Wheelchair Accessible (free wheelchair hire available)
No
All Ages
$15 for Adults, free for Child and Concession (Companion Card accepted).
Melbourne
Cactus Country
4986 Murray Valley Hwy, Strathmerton VIC
3641

Several gardens and trails filled with lots of different species of cacti and succulents. All trails are wheelchair accessible, but may be difficult in rainy/wet weather. There’s also a Mexican restaurant that serves special cake and ice cream made from edible cacti

0427 745 271
7 days 9.00am – 5:00pm.
Wheelchair Accessible (may be difficult in wet weather)
No
All Ages
Adult: $17.50 Seniors: $15.00 Children (5-15 years): $7.50. Companion Card accepted
Wider Melbourne (Strathmerton)
Camberwell Sunday Market
Market Place, Camberwell, VIC
3124

A market filled with hand crafted and second-hand goods; you can also hire a stall to sell your own handcrafted goods

Every Sunday, 6:30am -12:30pm, except Sundays occurring 10 days before Christmas
Crowded
No
All Ages
Free Entry
Boroondara
Council Festivals

Range of different festivals and shows throughout the year

(03) 9840 9355 (Manningham Council)
Depends on the venue
No
All Ages
Depends on event
Manningham

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