About South Gippsland
Where Is It?
South Gippsland is generally referred to as the region found on the south eastern tip of Victoria, bordered by Yarram in the north east, Wilsons Promontory National Park, Sandy Point, Foster and Yanakie in the south east, Cape Liptrap Coastal Park, Inverloch, Cape Patterson and Wonthaggi in the south, Philip Island to the west, Korumburra, Mirboo North, Leongatha and almost stretching to include Mount Worth State Park and Tarra Bulga National Park towards the north.
Places To Stay
South Gippsland Accomodation – Take your pick from backpackers hostels, luxury Bed And Breakfast accommodation, motel units, self contained rooms, farm stays or relaxing Rainforest Retreats. Camp out under the stars at one of the numerous caravan parks with good quality facilities or book an eco cabin at Tidal River.
There are many convenient accommodation places close to wilsons prom (which has been voted the most popular tourist destination in Australia) and is a superb place to bush walk, swim, go kayaking, fishing, abseiling, bird and animal watching, see a movie at the outdoor cinema, take a trek to the light house, surf or just laze on one of the magnificent beaches. Use the sitemap to locate the town or area you want, and then book your next holiday in South Gippsland today!
Transport And Travel
How Do I Get There?
Visitors usually find it most convenient to drive, cycle or ride motorbikes, being within 1 to 3 hours drive of Melbourne making day or weekend trips really easy. Take either the South Gippsland Highway through the center of the region, the Princes Freeway to the north or the Bass Coast Highway in the south.
Public Transport – Regular bus services operate several times a day through most of the coastal towns and along the South Gippsland Highway to and from Melbourne. A ferry has been known to depart from Port Welshpool, sailing tours operate from Port Albert during warmer months and the Tourist Railway runs from Korumburra, Nyora to Leongatha and returns.
Activities For Fun, Fitness Or Entertainment
Things To Do
Fun Activities – like abseiling, boat tours, scenic flights over Wilsons Prom, surfing, rock climbing, rafting, go-karting, spotlight tours and night walks, wind surfing, canoeing and kayaking, bicycle touring, bargain hunting, camping, 4WD tours, sailing trips, swimming, snorkelling, shopping, scuba diving, kite surfing, photography, abseiling, bird watching, walking, hiking, meditating, rock climbing, visit an art gallery, visit a day spa, have a massage or beauty treatment, or just spend some time relaxing in luxurious surrounds or the tranquillity of nature. The choices of activities in the South Gippsland Shire are endless.
Pictures Of South Gippsland
Enjoy The Latest Photo Galleries
Here you’ll find beautiful photos of coastal and country towns, local features, working farms, native flora, wildlife, birds, plants and animals, mountains and rural landscapes, entertainment and activities, caravan parks, accommodation places, ocean views, National, Marine and Coastal Parks, lookouts, mountains, rivers, nature reserves and parkland, and many more.
Another HUGE PHOTO GALLERY is displayed at the Lifegames Photography website, where you can download FREE pictures from all over Bass Coast, Prom Country, Gippsland and the South Gippsland regions of Eastern Victoria.
You can see the entire category list of South Gippsland Pictures & Photographs from this website. These are also displayed in the carousel below so you can scroll through them at your leisure.
We’ve made the photographs found on both websites available to use under a special license. You can even request a particular photo of something you’d like. If we don’t have it already – we can get it for you.