LEISURELY OR CHALLENGING – OUR
REGION IS A BUSHWALKERS PARADISE
Stroll through beautiful fern gullies and tall mountain ash trees, ascend challenging alpine climbs, or camp out under the stars on a multi-day hike along breath-taking coast line.
Our region has National and State Parks and hundreds of kilometres of pristine coastline with terrain to suit beginners through to experienced walkers, hikers and bikers.
PICTURESQUE RAIL TRAILS
Beautifully maintained paved and off-road trails taking you through hills, along windswept coastlines, through dense forest and open farmland.
An opportunity to savour our region’s villages complete with panoramic backdrops, galleries, wineries, cafes, shopping, and boutique accommodation.
TINY TOWNS AND QUAINT VILLAGES
Explore many of the vibrant and charming country towns that connect Gippsland. Explore gold mining tunnels and in Walhalla, Koala spotting on Raymond Island, discover underground wonderland of Buchan Caves’ 400 million year old limestone formations, take in jaw-dropping views in Kilcunda, pick up a knick-knack in one of the many antique shops in Briagolong.
Delve into the thriving art and culture scene and explore fascinating galleries including the Latrobe Regional Gallery in Morwell and the Gippsland Art Gallery in Sale.
Weirs to dams, rivers to seas, lakes to ocean, our region has it all. Gippsland boasts endless possibilities for water sports and activities – practice your SUP skills, raft down rapids, cast a line, surf or wakeboard. Whether you need lessons or are experienced – your next adventure awaits.
EXPERIENCE IT ALL
Toe-dippers, anglers and skippers, wander our hundreds of kilometres of beaches andcoastlines, tiny islands, marine parks and reserves.
Navigate the water on yacht, cruiser, kayak or skis. Watch for dolphins, koalas and other surprises. Scramble over dunes, catch ferries or cast a line. Or just enjoy the view from the deck of a boat, a restaurant, a bar or your camping chair.
EAT AND DRINK
Taste an array of locally produced cheeses, organic fruits and vegetables, free-range meats, and mouthwatering locally caught seafood. Our region is one of Australia’s longest established and best-known food tourism destinations.
Gippsland’s wineries produce premium, cool climate wines, with full fruit flavours to partner the region’s fresh food. There are more than 30 cellar doors open to the public in Gippsland, so why not turn off the beaten track to discover them for yourself.
If fine boutique beers and real ales is more your thing, you can also find some excellent local breweries and distilleries in our region.