East Gippsland Rail Trail, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Cycling trails

If you enjoy cycling off road but don't want anything too challenging, these family-friendly trails offer plenty of opportunity to take in the surrounding scenery at a pace that suits your mood and energy levels. Rail trails as well as sealed and shared pathways have been included, so they are all suitable for hybrids and mountain bikes, and some are suitable for road bikes.

Tarwin Lower Venus Bay Pathway, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Tarwin Lower to Venus Bay Pathway

A scenic and easy ride between two towns that follows the banks of the Tarwin River on a gently undulating shared pathway.

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East Gippsland Rail Trail, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

East Gippsland Rail Trail

Experience the diversity of East Gippsland as this trail weaves through farmland, forests, creeks, rivers and flood plains towards the Snowy River.

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Gippsland Plains Rail Trail, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Gippsland Plains Rail Trail

Cycle between Stratford and Traralgon on a high quality track, passing through lush dairy country with views of the Great Dividing Range.

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Great Southern Rail Trail, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Great Southern Rail Trail

Ride through lush dairy farmland, remnant bush, lowland scrub, foothills and forest to end with magnificent views of Wilsons Promontory.

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Oswin Roberts Reserve, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Oswin Roberts Reserve

Explore remnant bushland on Phillip Island and look for wildlife on three easy to ride loops.

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San Remo to Cowes, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

San Remo to Cowes

Starting at the bridge onto Phillip Island and ending at Cowes jetty, this flat ride is great for families and passes many island attractions.

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Mitchell River Loop, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Mitchell River Loop

An easy ride along the both sides of the Mitchell River in Bairnsdale, where there are several spots perfect for a family picnic.

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Noojee Trestle Bridge, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Noojee Trestle Bridge Rail Trail

A gentle climb through tall shady forest to one of the only remaining historic timber rail bridges in Victoria.

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Rokeby to Neerim Rail Trail, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Rokeby to Neerim Rail Trail

This trail is part of the original Warragul to Noojee rail line and has views of Tarago Reservoir, Bunyip State Forest and Mount Baw Baw.

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Tarra Trail, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Tarra Trail

An easy ride along the historic Great Southern Railway route through farmland with views of the Strzelecki Ranges and Wilsons Promontory.

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Bass Coast Rail Trail, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Bass Coast Rail Trail

Take a leisurely ride along this picturesque path, the only coastal rail trail in Victoria that travels through farmland to the Bass Strait coast.

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Two Towns Trail, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Two Towns Trail

An easy ride between Drouin and Warragul on a wide and flat shared pathway with views of the Baw Baw Ranges, Mount Worth and the Strzelecki Ranges.

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Grand Ridge Trail, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Grand Ridge Rail Trail

Ride through the Strzelecki Ranges to see flora reserves, large embankments and the Big Tree.

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Penguin Parade to the Nobbies, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Penguin Parade to The Nobbies

Enjoy spectacular views riding along the Phillip island coast from the Penguin Parade to The Nobbies.

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Lakes Entrance Foreshore, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Lakes Entrance Foreshore

This flat and easy ride is great for young children and an ideal way to get a feel for Lakes Entrance and to visit Ninety Mile Beach.

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Moe to Yallourn, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Moe to Yallourn Rail Trail

A relatively flat and easy to ride trail that follows the old rail line from the Moe Botanical Gardens to the Yallourn power station.

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Sale Lakes and Wetlands Trail, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Sale Lakes and Wetlands Trail

Ride around Sale enjoying lakes Guthridge and Guyatt, the Botanical Gardens and the Sale Common wetlands.

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Nature & wildlife

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