Delight in being surrounded by Gippsland's picturesque lakes, beaches and national parks at Loch Sport. The town is situated east of Sale on a narrow spit of land between the sand dunes of Ninety Mile Beach and Lake Victoria.
Witness some of the most beautiful bird life in Australia at The Lakes National Park, covering more than 2300 hectares of coastal flora and fauna. Enjoy a picnic and the barbecue facilities in the park at Sperm Whale Head, and see the surrounding wildlife. Campsites are also available – pitch a tent and sleep under the stars.
The national park features eucalypt and giant banksia woodland, with a spectacular show of wildflowers from August to November and one of the nation's best displays of native orchids.
Cast a line in and hook bream, mullet, skip jack and flounder. Try river fishing for some of the best bream in the area, ocean beach fishing for abundant open water fish, or launch a boat at one of the many ramps along the foreshore. The shallow sandy beach of Lake Victoria at Loch Sport is favourite spot for swimming.
Things to do
With the largest inland network of waterways at your disposal, Gippsland is the perfect location for a boating expedition.
Explore Gippsland's great expanse of rivers, lakes and beaches for fishing aplenty. Reel in a selection worthy of a glorious gourmet barbecue.
Gippsland boasts some of the state's most beautiful beaches, perfect for all types of visitors be they families, anglers or surfers.
One of Gippsland's highlights, Ninety Mile Beach is one of the longest and most beautiful stretches of sand in the world offering a wealth of activities.