This lovely wine country is only an hour east of Melbourne. Do a day trip, or stay the night at gourmand farmhouse Harvest Farm / 256 Maroondah Hwy / Healesville / 5962 4002 / with top produce and even a private chef, owned by triff gastropub Healesville Hotel / yarravalleyharvest. com.au. Book ahead for lunch at TarraWarra Estate winery / 311 Healesville Rd / Yarra Glen / 5957 3510 / Tue-Sun / tarrawarra. com.au, then wrap your peepers round TarraWarra Museum of Art / 5957 3100 / Tue-Sun / twma.com.au / housing the brill Besen collection of Aussie art, or charming resto Bella Vedere / 874 Maroondah Hwy / Coldstream / 5962 6161 / bellave dere.com.au / also has a cooking school. Sparkly Domaine Chandon (Moët & Chandon) winery / Green Point / Maroondah Hwy / Coldstream / 9738 9200 / chandon.com.au / is fun for a visit, and wildlife-packed Healesville Sanctuary / Badger Creek Rd / Healesville / 5957 2800 / daily / zoo.org.au / is a must should you fancy spying kangaroos, platypus, and more native species. And (not so) Innocent Bystander’s / 336 Maroondah Hwy / Healesville / 5962 6111 / 9am-10pm daily / innocent bystander.com.au / sinful pizza is worth tomorrow’s sit-ups.