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Seven fun things to do in and around Aurora

This pocket in Melbourne’s north has a little bit of everything, including walking trails, markets with locally made goodies, a rich history, and delicious food options.

Whether you fancy an escape to nature or a leisurely stroll around local markets, there’s always something happening in or around Aurora.

Funfields Themepark
Funfields Themepark is home to Victoria’s biggest waterslides. Whether you plan to take on the nine-storey Supanova slide or prefer to take it easy at the Volcano Beach Heated Pool, Funfields has something for all.

South Morang Farmers & Makers Market
Held on the third Saturday of every month, South Morang Farmers & Makers Market is the perfect place to soak up community spirit with live music, quality handmade products, kids' activities, and delicious nibbles.

Plenty Gorge Parklands
With a huge selection of trails, picturesque picnic areas, abundant wildlife, and rich history, Plenty Gorge Parklands is a spectacular pocket of wilderness nestled in Melbourne’s north. While you’re adventuring, consider stopping at Farm Vigano Restaurant or Two Beans and a Farm Estate for a bite to eat.

Located within the nearby suburb of Thomastown, Westgarthtown will take you back in time to an 1850s dairy farming settlement. Explore the beautifully maintained gardens of 150-year-old Ziebell’s Farmhouse for a relaxing outing and history lesson in one.

Augustus Gelatery
Is there anything better than a scoop (or two, or three) of ice cream? No one understands this better than Augustus Gelatery, serving up a huge variety of hand-made flavours at their Epping store.

Marnong Estate
Whether it’s a delectable dinner or weekend staycation, Marnong Estate has all the ingredients for a perfect outing. Complete with play areas for children, regular live music sessions, and unbeatable countryside views.

Oregano’s Bakehouse and Café
Artisanal Lebanese bread, muffins, wraps, zaatar, focaccia, bagels, croissants, the list goes on. One thing is for sure, you won’t leave Oregano’s Bakehouse and Café feeling hungry.

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