Travelers are voting Mount Dandenong and Dandenong Ranges as the best mountain ranges near Melbourne. There are 2 mountain ranges near Ballarat a city just 62 km from Melbourne and 2 mountain ranges near Moe which is 75 km distant. The most popular of these are Mount Buninyong near Ballarat and Mount Baw Baw in Moe. You can find 26 mountain ranges in Victoria and 178 mountain ranges in the country of Australia. Our members favorite in Victoria is Mount Dandenong and Greater Blue Mountains Area is the top pick in Australia. Want more? Check out our map of mountain ranges near Melbourne.