Fairfield Boat House and Tea Gardens
Where: Fairfield Park Drive, Fairfield
What: Take a step back in time and a trip to the countryside without leaving the city! The tea gardens serve breakfasts, lunches, cakes, scones and jam, and loads of old-fashioned treats. The Boat house has row boats and canoes for hire, as well as duck food for the ducks. Set in the bushlands of Fairfield Park on the banks of the Yarra River it is hard to imagine you are only 10 minutes drive from the CBD.
Cost: Boat hire starts at $26 for 30 minutes, click here for the price list.