Amble along the wide tree-lined streets, beautiful gardens and spacious parklands of the Latrobe Valley's largest city. As the region's entertainment capital, Traralgon is flush with alfresco dining options and a thriving pubs and clubs scene.
See remnants of the gold rush years reflected in the architecture of the town: the Traralgon Post Office, Ryans Hotel and Ostler House. Traralgon has grown to service Victoria's energy, and the local surrounding agricultural, pastoral, papermaking and timber industries.
Sidewalk cafes, restaurants and shopping arcades mark the commercial centre of Traralgon. Choose from a string of bars, pubs and clubs in the town that host an array of live bands and entertainment. Enjoy a musical or comedy act at the Latrobe Performing Arts Centre, or take a drive out to Narkoojee for a sumptuous winery lunch and glass of chardonnay.
Picnickers flock to Victory Park with its marble sculpture Lars Compatalis, historic band rotunda and beautiful gardens. A stroll over the creek along the footbridge leads to Newman Park featuring a huge adventure playground including miniature train rides operating on the fourth Sunday of every month.
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Uncover the hidden gems in the lush dairy farming countryside beyond the city limits of Latrobe City as you make your way to historic Port Albert.