Eat Your Way Around the Mornington Peninsula

The Mornington Peninsula is Victoria’s food bowl. Jutting out into the blustery Bass Strait, the Peninsula offers up a plethora of breathtaking landscapes, and colourful regional communities. The Peninsula’s fertile soils have long attracted farmers to the area and although few commercial scale agricultural operations still exist in the area, an increasing number of small producers are choosing to setup farms that co-exist harmoniously with the natural environment. The result is a veritable horn of plenty just an hour outside the city and to celebrate the wonderful produce that comes from this region, we’ve found four of the best farm gate experiences to be had on the Mornington Peninsula. Continue reading

Getting the Most of Melbourne During the Wintertime

Frequently voted as once of the most liveable cities in the world Melbourne is a diverse city full of sights and delights to enthral even the most jaded urbanite. Although famous for it’s unpredictable weather and temperature extremes, Melbourne is a great place to visit year round and there are a whole host of great seasonal activities to get involved in once the cold weather rolls around. In this article, we look four great things to do in Marvellous Melbourne during winter. Continue reading

Seeking Out Victoria’s Best Fishing Spots

Now that the cooler weather has set in, it’s the perfect time to plan a fishing trip with your friends. There are plenty of great locations just a few hours away from Melbourne where you can cast a line and settle in for a day of carefree drinking, socialising, and enjoying the great outdoors. Melbourne On The Move offers a range of charter bus hire services and can cater to groups of any size, so get a group of fishing buddies together and start planning your next adventure. To inspire you, we’ve found 5 of the best fishing spots in and around Melbourne. Continue reading

A Visit to Hanging Rock

Last year marked 50 years since the release of Picnic at Hanging Rock, arguably, the first film to truly capture the eerie romance of the Australian bushland. Whether you like the film or not, Hanging Rock is a stunning natural rock formation that typifies the subdued charm of Victoria’s bushland and well worth a daytrip now that the weather has cooled down. Melbourne on the Move has your transport covered with bus hire from Melbourne with a driver for social groups. In this article, we’ve put together a Hanging Rock itinerary to help you plan your trip. Continue reading

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