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Cycling the High Country

10 reasons to visit the High Country

From waterways to wineries, cycling to ballooning, the High Country is ready to welcome visitors this summer – whether looking to indulge in local produce or get active in nature’s gym. Here are the top 10 reasons to visit.

great ocean walk

Beach the winter blues

Some of Victoria’s beaches are best explored in winter, when the waves are thunderous and the shores windswept.

Chinamans Hut, Port Phillip Bay

Victoria’s aquatic and coastal adventures

There are plenty of aquatic adventures to be had around Victoria – from the mighty Murray to Phillip Island and everywhere in-between.

Koala at Healesville Sanctuary

Top eco experiences

Memorable moments in nature abound with a range of eco experiences available throughout the state.

Bells Beach

10 top surf beaches

Every year the Rip Curl Pro (1-12 April) inspires surfers of all ages to take to the water. Here are some of the best spots to do so, all within two hours’ drive from Melbourne.

Vue Grand

Eat. Stay. Play. Queenscliff

The charming coastal village of Queenscliff springs to life next month with the 18th annual Queenscliff Music Festival running from November 28 to 30 with top acts such The Jezebels, Xavier Rudd, The Waifs, Kasey Chambers and The Church taking centre stage.

Cape Woolamai - Phillip Island

Eat. Stay. Play. Phillip Island

A guide to the natural wonderland of Phillip Island – home to the 2014 Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix from 17 – 19 October.

Grand Canyon Grampians Rock climbing

All the adrenaline and adventure in Victoria

Victoria’s breathtaking scenery and diverse natural environments are a great excuse to head outdoors for adrenaline fueled adventures.

Keeping cool in Melbourne this March

The best spots to stay cool this March in Melbourne

The Man from Snowy River Challenge

And.. action! Victoria, the state of play

A form-guide to the best sporting action for both spectators and participants.

Bells Beach

Top spots for fun on the water

Victoria boasts a vast network of rivers, lakes, beaches and peninsulas providing ample opportunity to hit the water this summer and experience something different.

St Kilda Pier

Exploring St Kilda with Roberto Seba

This month our Best Jobs in the World winner Roberto Seba explores St Kilda – Melbourne’s favourite seaside suburb.

Bells Beach

Victoria’s best breaks and breakfasts

Some of Victoria’s best surf spots and nearby breakfast options.

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Dive the HMAS Canberra

Explore the underwater wonders of Port Phillip Bay’s spectacular ex-HMAS Canberra dive site – considered one of the most interesting dives in the world.

Kite Republic

Victoria’s summer bucket list

Take on these top ten experiences for a memorable summer.

St Kilda sunset

Summer loving in St Kilda

Top reasons to visit the colourful beachside suburb of St Kilda this summer.