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It is easy to get to Anam Cara by public transport.


Our local town of Healesville is less than 10 minutes drive away and is serviced regularly by buses from the nearest train station in Lilydale. The bus takes about 30 minutes. Find  Lilydale to Healesville bus timetables here.


The Lilydale line out of Melbourne has regular trains running. The journey is roughly 1 hour. Find rail timetables here.

We offer a collection and drop off service to and from Healesville for those arriving and departing via public transport.


For those traveling by car, Chum Creek is roughly 1 hour and 15 minutes from Melbourne.


For those needing to get back into Healesville during the week, there will often be lifts available. On our day off on Wednesday we offer a lift into Healesville to spend time in the town or to visit Healesville Sanctuary, and then collect you again at the end of the day.

For those traveling from interstate or overseas, the Skybus from Tullamarine airport takes you into Southern Cross railway station in Melbourne, with direct trains from there to Lilydale. Find more information about Skybus here.

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