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Paddlesteamer at Port of Echuca

10 reasons to visit The Murray

Whether it’s food and wine, family time, on-water activities or feeling at one with nature that’s in order, there are many reasons to visit the Murray River region.

Lost Ones Gallery

10 reasons to visit Ballarat

Host of the upcoming White Night Ballarat festival, this golden city is as rich in arts and culture, craft beers, food and wine, festivals and events as it is in its history and heritage.

Maticevski: Dark Wonderland

5 ways to escape the football frenzy

For the second year running, Victorians are treated to a public holiday on the day before the Australian Football League Grand Final (30 September 2016). For football fans, it is […]

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Beach the winter blues

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

Boroka Lookout, Grampians. Image by Ray Reyes of @rayofmelbourne

Melbourne’s top Instagrammers share their views

Victoria is a haven for picture opportunities. For the hottest tips on where to go for the ‘most liked’ photos, we asked some of Melbourne’s leading and best emerging travel and lifestyle Instagrammers.

Rotten Point House

Indulgent overnights in regional Victoria

Luxury accommodation in regional Victoria offers much more than fluffy dressing gowns and high cotton thread counts.

Flying Brick Cider Paddle

Sampling Victoria’s cellar door cideries

Victoria is home to thousands of fruit orchards, with organic apples and pears snapped up by boutique cideries to create thirst quenching batches of this favourite fruity tipple.

Montalto Vineyard

37 random facts re regional Victoria

Random facts, talking points and fodder to ponder. Even those who think they know regional Victoria may be surprised by some of these lesser-known facts and stats.

A multi-syllable vista over the Grampians

Wandering where? Film locations

Wander Victoria showcases the scenic beauty and diverse natural landscapes to be found throughout Victoria’s regions. Find out more about the featured locations.


Wander Victoria

Visit Victoria has launched a major destination marketing campaign encouraging travel to and within Victoria’s regions.

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Victorian tourism set to get a $3.6m boost

Six Victorian tourism products will share in a $3.6 million funding boost under the Federal Government’s Tourism Demand Driver Infrastructure programme. The successful projects are: Deep Blue Hot Springs Warrnambool […]

Kate Winslet stars in The Dressmaker

Victoria shines on the silver screen

Victoria has increasingly become the location of choice for film and TV producers from around the country and around the globe.

Warrnambool and surrounds

Warrnambool hits the cinema in Oddball

Warrnambool is the star of new Australian feature film, Oddball and fans of the film can follow Oddball’s tracks along the Great Ocean Road.

Tesselaar Tulip Festival

Tesselaar Tulip Festival 2015

The 62nd annual Tesselaar Tulip Festival is blossoming for another year, with 700,000 glorious blooms set to take centre stage.

EASTern golf club

Top tips for teeing off

The new Greg Norman designed Eastern Golf Club provides one more reason to tee off in Victoria. The state has more than 320 public golf courses to suit players at every level.


Eat. Stay. Play. Yarra Valley

With a spate of exciting new places to eat, stay and play, including Dame Nellie Melba’s Coombe Estate and a Greg Norman designed golf course, visitors will find many new reasons to visit the stunning Yarra Valley this spring.