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Spring is the AFL Grand Final, the Melbourne Cup and Eloping to the Yarra Valley

The phone rang, 'Hello, Lyrebird Cottages, Stewart speaking. The lady on the other end said, 'I want to elope to Lyrebird Cottages'. I'd heard this before. The first time, a few years ago,...

Spring Gardens in the Yarra Valley

Spring Gardens are looking stunning The wisteria is in flower at Alowyn Gardens. The azaleas and rhododendrons are a riot of colour at the National Rhododendron Gardens over in Olinda and our waratahs and forest...

Winter Weekends Away at Lyrebird Cottages

It’s just past the shortest day. The mountain air is clear and fresh. It’s the time of the year to curl up in front of a wood fire. Winter is a great time to see...