Getting There + Accommodation


Click on the 'directions' on the Google Map and type in your address to find the quickest way to the festival.

Here is a simple description on how to get there:

The Herb and Chilli festival is really easy to find. Follow the signs from Lilydale to the festival. Take the Ringwood Bypass exit from Eastlink and head east on Maroondah Highway to Lilydale.  After Lilydale turn right along the Warburton Highway for about 7km to Wandin.  Turn right after the roundabout in Wandin along Beenak Road.  At the top of the next hill turn left into Quayle Road.  By now you should be able to see the festival!!!

Public Transport (Train/Bus)

Click here to use the Victorian Public Transport Journey Planner
Journey time is approximately 2 hours from Flinders Street station and includes a 15 minute walk.

Bicycle Friendly Route

Take Warburton Trail east from Lilydale Station through Mt Evelyn over Warburton Highway and up past Wandin to Burgi Hill Road (second road after Warburton Hwy) - about 13kms.  Turn right up Burgi Hill Road, Left into Henderson Road then right into Wallace Road.  Over Warburton Highway and along Quayle Road for 1 km.  It will be signed from the trail to the festival.  We have a dedicated area for bicycle parking.

If you need some additional help in coming to the festival for the weekend, the links below may help with your arrangements.


Book Yarra Valley

Chateau Yering -

Dandenong Ranges Accommodation -

Golden Chain Motel -

Pinehill Caravan Park -

Pomegranate Guest House -

Valley Ranges Getaways & Candlelight Mountain Retreats -

Wild Cattle Creek -

Yarra Valley Motel -

Yarra Ranges Tourism -

Yering Gorge Cottages -

Yarra Valley Lodge -

In addition to the above, you can also search and compare the prices of accommodation in the area with, and Airbnb.

For a list of accommodation close to the Festival, you can visit our festival accommodation Trivago page here.