Planning a Day at the Country Races

Victoria is home to one of the world’s biggest horse racing events, and because of this the smaller regional carnivals are often overshadowed and overlooked. But with over six months left until the Spring Racing Carnival rolls around again, now is the perfect opportunity to get a group of friends together and explore Victoria’s colourful country horseracing scene. In this article we give you a run down of how to plan a day out at the country races. Continue reading

5 Ways A Visit To The Mineral Springs Will Improve Your Health

In Europe and Japan, balneology (the study of the therapeutic benefits of mineral waters) has long been a revered science and mineral spring bathing is often prescribed to patients this rheumatism, arthritis, skin conditions, and nervous system imbalances. Because Australia has comparatively few mineral springs, the health benefits of this waters are not as well known as they are overseas. In this article, we explore some of the ways that a trip to the Peninsula Hot Springs can boost your health. Continue reading

A Road Trip to Brae

Just ninety minutes southwest of Melbourne is a gastronomic experience like no other. Brae is owned by the brilliant and much lauded regional chef Dan Hunter, and it’s become a culinary pilgrimage site that attracts diners from all over the world. Continue reading

Exploring Victoria: Charter a Coach to Castlemaine

Once one of Victoria’s great gold mining towns, the town of Castlemaine is still imbued with an old world grandeur which envelops you as soon as you arrive. It’s not only the ornate heritage buildings on every corner that makes you feel like you’ve stepped back in time but the essence of the town itself. Life in Castlemaine runs at a slower pace which seems to hark back to an earlier, simpler time. Our charter bus hire services are the perfect way to explore this historic town on a day tour and we’ve put together a Castlemaine itinerary to inspire you. Continue reading

4 Things You Didn’t Know About Puffing Billy

Puffing Billy is something of a local icon that every Melbournian should ride at least once in their lifetime but the beloved train has a long and interesting history you may not know about. In this article we take a closer look at Victoria’s favourite heritage railway, and uncover some little known facts about it’s history. Continue reading

Enjoy A Day on the Green with Melbourne on the Move

As summer fades to a close, what better way to relish in the last of the warm weather than with a day of music, food and fine wine with friends. A Day on the Green has become somewhat of an Australian icon and has been graced by both international and local stars in its 15 year tenure. The upcoming Victorian leg of A Day on the Green takes place in the beautiful Rochford Wines, situated in the stunning Yarra Valley. About an hour’s drive from central Melbourne, Rochford Wines is the perfect place to kick back and enjoy the first weekend of autumn. Continue reading

Travel to the Superbike World Championship with Melbourne on the Move

It’s time for all the gearheads out there to get their engines into gear with round one of the FIM Superbike World Championship 2016 fast approaching.  The iconic event is being held at Phillip Island from the 26-28 February, and this year is shaping up to be another great moment in world motorsports with former superbike champions like Jonathan Rea, Tom Sykes, and Sylvain Guintoli set to go head to head once again and the largest number of Australian riders competing in years. Continue reading