Explore the flavours of food and nature of the Yarra Valley on this three-day Intrepid Retreats: Urban List Editor’s Pick experience. With historic accommodation in the heart of Healesville as your unpack-once hub, get away from it all in rolling hills dotted with farms and vineyards. Immerse yourself in the outdoors with a ride along historic trails, sample the drops of a boutique vineyard, learn the secrets behind world-class gin, and even help support the future of Australian wine. Equipped with the knowledge of your local host, meet the local vintners, distillers, and chefs, and taste your way to an understanding what makes this a world-class food and wine destination.
- Urban List editors say: "If you, like us, are all about supporting local then you’ll love having lunch and a wine tasting at a communal urban winery that helps to launch the careers of Australia’s next generation of winemakers. We’ll drink to that!"
- Get a true taste of the Yarra Valley with a delicious dinner crafted by a local chef, who focuses on sustainability and locally sourced seasonal ingredients.
- Reconnect with nature on a bike ride along a historic trail that winds through vineyards, farmland and forest.
- Connect with the community through their produce, learning from the experts in a gin masterclass and having a glass or two at a boutique winery.